The island was surrounded by deadly rocks, and filled with poisonous insects. Anyone who landed there was risking life and limb. So why had the ship quietly pulled into the harbor? Treasure! This book contains a historical fiction event written within a descriptive nonfiction text. Cocos Island was the first real Treasure Island. Many people believed that fabulous riches are still buried there, hidden by pirates of long ago.
Text Type: Diaries, Journals, and Logs, Recount
Theme/Topic: Adventure, Personal Responsibility
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