Kidnapped Author:Robert Louis Stevenson Set off on a journey... — A journey to sea, to shipwreck, to a lonely hunted trail in the wild Scottish highlands... — When young David Balfour started out to see his uncle, he never dreamed the path would lead to such adventures, and more. He never dreamed a fortune was rightfully his own - and that because of it, he would be kidnapped and flung... more » from one danger-fraught escapade to another, in the company of that fugitive masterful swordsman, Alan Breck.
Robert Luis Stevenson knew and loved the rugged highland of Scotland and its turbulent history and high-spirited men. He was born in Edinburgh, Scotland, in 1850. He died in Samoa, where he had settled because of his health, in 1894.« less