Book: Gasparilla's Treasure by Scott Clements
categories: Book, Middle Grade, Adventure, Young Adult, Pirate, Gasparilla, St Augustine, Clue, Jose Gaspar, Pirate, Treasure Hunt
Vernon Scott Clements about this book: This is Scott Clements' premiere novel, and hopefully the first of many. Gasparilla's Treasure is the first in a planned series of three books. It follows the story of Trip Montgomery, a normal thirteen-year-old boy who finds a mysterious trunk in his attic, which sends him on a quest to find the treasure of famed pirate Jose Gaspar (Gasparilla). Trip's quest sends him, his his best friend Josh, and the attractive new girl, Sarah on a fast paced, clue solving hunt through the historic sights St Augustine, FL. Will they be able to solve the clues and find Gasparilla's Treasure?
This book was custom written for my son and all middle grade readers, but fans of young adult novels are finding it a perfect fit for their tastes. I'm sure if you take the time to read Gasparilla's Treasure, you will find it a worthy use of your limited reading time. It really is a fun, fast moving story with great characters.
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: Gasparilla's Treasure - Official Book Trailer