Despite the wishes of his parents, Robinson Crusoe is determined to devote himself to a life at sea. Luck, however is not with him in his various voyages - his first is shipwrecked and his second taken by pirates, yet nothing dissuades him from his passion. One day, en route to Africa, his ship is wrecked, leaving him marooned on an uninhabited island, with no way to return to civilization...Classics Illustrated tells this wonderful tale in colorful comic strip form, offering an excellent introduction for younger readers. This edition also includes theme discussions and study questions, which can be used both in the classroom or at home to further engage the reader in the story.The Classics Illustrated comic book series began life in 1941 with its first issue, Alexandre Dumas’ "The Three Musketeers", and has since included over 200 classic tales released around the world. This new CCS Books edition is specifically tailored to engage and educate young readers with some of the greatest works ever written, while still thrilling older readers who have loving memories of this series of old. Each book contains dedicated theme discussions and study questions to further develop the reader’s understanding and enjoyment of the work at hand.
9788489396791 | Blume, September 1, 2002, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Sailing in an earthenware pot called a poppykettle, Aloof and Arnica tell their tale of an epic journey from the shores of Peru to a new land at the world's edge, where the sun goes down.
Product Description: When a child discovers an abandoned treehous e hidden at the top of an old oak tree, he thinks about its clever construction and the place of treehouses in legend an d literature. In telling his story, he offers practical advi ce on designing treehouses. '
9780850918069 | Lothian Pub Co, June 1, 1998, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: When a child discovers an abandoned treehous e hidden at the top of an old oak tree, he thinks about its clever construction and the place of treehouses in legend an d literature.