Treasure Island 2020, episode 1: Billy Bones

Treasure Island 2020, episode 1: Billy Bones

The Apple Seed

  • Nov 12, 2019 7:00 am
  • 29:17 mins

In this special episode of The Apple Seed, hear part 1 of the new 10-part adventure podcast series Treasure Island 2020, a swashbuckling, time-traveling reimagining of Robert Louis Stevenson's classic novel Treasure Island. Hear a chapter every Monday on The Apple Seed, and find it online the next day at byuradio.org, or wherever you get your favorite podcasts. In part 1 of Treasure Island 2020, young James Hawkins -- who helps his mother, Cynthia, operate a lonely motel in Montauk, New York -- discovers a stranger on the beach who looks suspiciously like a pirate. Together with friends Morgan and Max, James begins to find himself at the center of a mystery that includes not only the newcomer (an outlandish figure named Bily Bones), but also the world famous underwater explorer Frank Kinkade. What could an assortment of characters like that want with James and his Mom?