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This book is so well-known and has seen countless TV and movie adaptations that we're all familiar with the story. Yet somehow I couldn't bring myself to be excited about reading the original story. I'm not really a lover of sea adventures, but as a classic tale, I felt I had to read this book. Sadly, I felt it lacked heart, it was written somewhat like a chronicle and while I prefer being to the point, I don't really like it in a story (excluding Hemingway). The sea language for me was ...more
The theme of this book would be Adventure, because the main character finds this map and is destined to find this island. He has to take on Pirates, He has to guard and take over a ship. He even has to save some lives. He comes across another guy named Long John Silver who will do anything for this map.