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Pirates, Privateers and Buccaneers

To celebrate the school's production of "Treasure Island," the library is showcasing works about pirates! Black and white flags representing five notorious pirates are featured on shelves. Books, movies, and a detailed description of the differences between pirates, privateers and buccaneers are also on display. Pirate Display 3 October 2019 Treasure winners 2019 (2) In the spirit of treasure seeking, a "clue" was hidden nearby. The "clue" led to a book on the shelves about Robert Louis Stevenson, the author of "Treasure Island." Inside the book was a pirate-themed bookmark that promised buried treasure. Working as a team, Ivan Andarza and Zack Bartley noticed the clue, searched the stacks, and ultimately found the treasure! (Pictured at left are Ivan and Zack with visiting alumna Chiara O'Connor) (MFV)