By James Kahn
Fresh Paperback released through Warner Books, 1985, 193 pages. Movie-tie-in paperback (book was once bought in 1985, by no means learn and has sat on my bookshelf since). We send inside 24 hours of your buy with a supply affirmation.
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And by surprise somethin' concerning the method i used to be standin' and the humorous greenish-purple sky and all this olden stuff round me and that zoned-out something's-gonna-happen wind and that musty attic scent… I simply knew i used to be directly to somethin'. And it was once correct then that I appeared down and spotted this framed map. I picked it as much as examine nearer, however it used to be very unlikely to learn, all lined over via this dusty, yellowed glass. i attempted to drag off the body, however it would not budge. I became it over, however the again used to be coated by means of a sheet of wooden. the single manner i used to be ever gonna get to learn that map used to be to wreck the glass. yet i could not carry myself to do it. I suggest, my dad used to be answerable for all these things, i could not simply move round trashin' it. nonetheless, Uncle artwork constantly stated you cannot make an omelet until you holiday a number of eggs. however, Uncle paintings remains to be on probation, i feel, or perhaps he is in that paintings software now. besides, simply then i realized chew workin' on tryin' to get a paint can that he'd by chance stepped into off his foot. i assumed I might help him, yet i could not if i used to be holdin' the map, so I acquired an concept. “Hey, chew, carry this for me,” I stated, and passed it to him. He nodded and took it. I needed to stand there perhaps ten or fifteen seconds, attempting to work out tips on how to support him ahead of he all of sudden misplaced his stability and fell over, losing the map, shattering the glass right into a zillion items. Like I acknowledged ahead of, bite wasn't the lightest man on his ft. “Can't you do whatever correct? ” I type of snapped at him. He shrugged, form of embarrassed, and that i used to be sorry immediately that i would made him suppose undesirable, only for breakin' my eggs—I suggest, glass. So I helped him up and acquired the paint can off his foot after which, with this bizarre feeling, I picked up the map. It slid out of the body genuine effortless now, besides a small gold doubloon. Swear to God, a true gold coin. The map used to be all creased and cracked and painted by hand in excellent aspect. all the writing used to be in Spanish with little arrows through a few of it and little photos via a few of it, and on the backside it was once signed by means of a few man named “One-Eyed Willy. ” It was once written in Spanish, yet that is what Mouth acknowledged it acknowledged. I stared at that signature. guy, I stared. whatever approximately it, i do not recognize, whatever simply received me. I appeared over on the a part of the map that used to be sea coast. It seemed actual widely used to me. I it up slowly with my eyes, round this peninsula that regarded kinda just like the head of a hammerhead shark, then again up alongside this gorgeous immediately zone that acquired a growing number of choked with coves, until eventually it got here to this sort of mountainous cliff drawn in, and correct less than the cliff was once this tremendous pink X. I felt, like thunderstruck. I simply knew, by some means, that this sizeable purple X used to be the massive crimson X. you recognize, like X marks the spot. And all these items i have been tellin' you, approximately foolin' the maid and foolin' my mother and all this different foolin' around—that used to be all young ones' stuff. And this X marked the top of all that. bankruptcy 2 Ye Intruders pay attention… One-Eyed Willy… We Slip Out the again, Jack… We cease for Provisions… Jerk Alert… kept by means of model… Up the Coast… The Lighthouse.