Narrator in “Treasure Island”


Who is the narrator and also tell about point of view  in Robert Louis Stevenson’s “Treasure Island?”


Jim, the protagonist narrator of this book, meaning we follow the point of view of Jim about events encountering with Billy Jones at Admiral Benbow Inn till he departs from Treasure Island on Hispaniola. Hence, its first person narrator in the novel and we being readers can easily identify the point of view in “I” form, telling the story that make us think as ourselves in form of “I.” As we keep reading his experiences on island, his narrative point of view makes us easier to put ourselves in his place and imagine what would be our stance if we were faced by Long John Silver.