Remi in the beginning of the story was at a close friends relatives book store trying to find a vintage book she wanted to collect because her and her husband Sam are multimillionaires that have their own business collecting antiques. When Remi was in the book store they noticed a man walk in and then he pulls out a gun and wants the book Remi is wanting to by which seemed odd to Remi.
Remi goes to her friends house with Sam. They where there trying to find her friend and her friends sister. But it turns out Avery's men are there and had them tied up the whole time.
Sam and Remi go to a old English reader to help them try to understand the writings in the book. This is a big changing point because they find out after the man goes to his work to look it over finds a cipher is the seam of the book.
The climax is when they go to the pirate ship wretch and find some old artifacts like a key that goes to what they think is the thing that the bad guys are looking for.
Falling action is that they give the book back to the store owner and they also go the cipher back from the bad guys .
The guys who tried to steal the book to find the pirates treasure were later arrested and found out to be working for a business owner by the name of Avery and he was very crazy.