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Kidnapped by Robert Louis Stevenson
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17-year old David Balfour from the Lowlands of Scotland recently lost his father and became an orphan. After learning that his uncle is Ebenezer Balfour from the House of Shaws, he decides to seek him out.
He receives a cold welcome upon his arrival and is treated with hostility. Falling into his uncle’s plan to have him sold into slavery, he gets trapped in a ship where he meets the Jacobite rebel, Alen Beck Stewart.
The unlikely duo develops a strong friendship as they overcome near-death experiences and win battles together. They discover the real meaning of courage and loyalty as Alan helps David claim his rightful place.