At the back of every one kid's publication, at the back of each one bestseller, a sacred textual content is hidden. Stevenson's novel has been scrutinized, learn and re-read 1000 occasions. it's been used as a version for a map that leads us looking for an island the place a cave that represented the sky used to be situated. And in that sky, the celebrities and planets have been represented via diamonds, actual diamonds... either a prelude and a continuation to Raoul Ruiz's movie, Treasure Island, made in 1984, In Pursuit of Treasure Island offers itself because the follow-up, or particularly a pursuit, of Stevenson's novel. it's a ambitious instance of ways Ruiz parodies the textual content and plunges the tale contained in the tale ahead of wasting the reader in a labyrinth of wierd pictures.

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