"like the old pirate in Treasure Island"

Map drawn by Robert Louis Stevenson showing Treasure Island
Public DomainMap drawn by Robert Louis Stevenson showing Treasure Island
 Treasure Island is another famous novel by the Scottish writer Robert Louis Stevenson (see bookmark to Page 493. " I said Davy Balfour from Kidnapped "). The book is an adventure story about pirates searching for hidden treasure, narrated by Jim Hawkins, a young boy from a village in England.

Donna Tartt cites Treasure Island as a key influence on her second novel, The Little Friend.