Treasure Island: Dual Language Reader (English/Spanish) (Hardcover)
Winter 2009 Kids' List
“Take a look at this magnificent new edition of one of the best adventure stories ever written. John Lawrence's hand-colored, vinyl-cut, and wood-textured illustrations richly evoke the atmosphere and drama of the one of the best adventure stories ever written in this magnificent new edition. An unusually beautiful piece of bookmaking, and a special gift for any time of the year.”
— Carol, Quail Ridge Books, Raleigh, NC
As opposed to memorizing Spanish phrases or forcing yourself to get through another dry Spanish grammar or verb manual, this Dual Language Reader ("DLR") will keep you excited to get to the next page This compilation (500+ pages) features Robert Louis Stevenson's classic masterpiece: "Treasure Island" coupled with the superb Spanish translation by Manuel Caballero. Experience the swashbuckling story of cut-throat buccaneers, treasure maps, and pirate ships with Jim Hawkins, Long John Silver, Captain Smollett and a gang of pirates onboard 'The Hispaniola' as they set sail for Treasure Island Formatted in Spanish & English Stories compiled into our DLR format serve as an excellent tool to aid you in developing the ability to "think" in Spanish. With the English text coupled with the corresponding Spanish translation, you're able to comprehend, precisely, the ideas being conveyed. The key to mastering any foreign language is to develop the ability to "think" in the new language. A Dual Language Reader is an excellent tool for helping you to do exactly that.