Michael Foreman's Treasure Island Hardback
Illustrated by Michael Foreman
* The classic adventure filled with pirates, treasure and tall ships * Stunningly illustrated by much-loved artist Michael Foreman * With an introduction by Michael Morpurgo * A wonderful, lavish gift book for any adventure-loving kid The classic story of high-seas adventure is brought stunningly to life by hugely popular illustrator Michael Foreman.
This is the book that brought pirates into the popular imagination with its villain/hero, the peg-legged captain Long John Silver. Fabulous jewel-filled chests, treasure maps marked with X's, pirates with parrots and eye-patches - it is all here!
THE ILLUSTRATOR Michael Foreman's books for children have earned him widespread recognition as one of the world's leading illustrators.
He has worked on a vast range of children's books, both his own and with writers such as Terry Jones and Michael Morpurgo.
His own books include 'War Boy' and 'War Game' - winners of the Kate Greenaway Award and Smarties Book Prize respectively.
He has also illustrated many classic stories such as 'Peter Pan and Wendy' and 'The Wind in the Willows'.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 232 pages, 50 colour illustrations
- Publisher: Pavilion Books
- Publication Date: 21/09/2009
- Category: Classic
- ISBN: 9781843651178