Published May 2002
by Winding Stair Press .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||70|
Kidnapped Summary. At the beginning of the book, David (Davie) Balfour is a recently orphaned seventeen-year-old. His father has just died, so it is up to him to seek his own fortune. A good friend of his, the Protestant Minister of Essendean, hands Davie a letter from his deceased father telling him to head to the house of Shaws. Kidnapped is a novel by Robert Louis Stevenson that was first published in Summary Read a Plot Overview of the entire book or a chapter by chapter Summary and Analysis. Apr 01, · The Abduction (Kidnapped, Book 1) [Gordon Korman] on imeldaclyde.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Gordon Korman offers another edge-of-your-seat action/adventure in a return to the trilogy format that sold more than 1 million copies of Island/5(52). Feb 05, · Soon, Balfour has been kidnapped and he must rescue himself and travel back to the town of his uncle to claim his inheritance. This is an exciting little book not quite up to scratch with Treasure Island, but still has quite an adventure/5.
Kidnapped is the story of a year old young man who is searching for his true birthright and is determined to make a fortune after the death of his parents. This timeless tale by Robert Louis Stevenson follows the life of David Balfour who leaves his home in Scotland after the death of his parents.5/5(18). Kidnapped Bookshop, Hong Kong. likes. Formerly trading as Dymocks Sai Kung, our new name is based on RLS's classic "Kidnapped" and emphasizes the power of books to captivate your imagination/5(9). Read the Virtual Book. Summary. Kidnapped is set in Scotland just after the Jacobite rebellions and is narrated by the teenager David Balfour.. The recently orphaned David leaves rural Essendean to seek his fortune with his relatives, the Balfours of the House of Shaws. Kidnapped tells the story of David Balfour, a young man of the Lowlands, the southern part of Scotland. David's father, Alexander Balfour, has recently died, and his mother died some time before, so he is now an orphan. Since he is now seventeen years old, he has decided it is time to go and seek his fortune.
Aug 27, · Kidnapped is a great and exciting book that will keep you hooked! Meg is a tough, brave and positive girl that will never stop trying to escape, Aiden will never stop being a terrific brother that will never stop searching for Meg. This book is a very believable, fun /5. Jan 16, · Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. Kidnapped Robert Louis STEVENSON ( - ) David Balfour, a lad of seventeen and newly orphaned, is directed to go and live with his rich uncle, the master of the estate of Shaws in the lowlands of Scotland near Edinburgh. Dec 17, · Robert Louis Stevenson, Kidnapped (Penguin Classics) This is a classic adventure novel about a teenage boy called David Balfour set in 18th century Scotland.