The story mostly takes place in an island where its told to have treasure that was hidden. The two main characters are Long John Silver a pirate with only one leg and Jim Hawkins who's determined to find the treasure from treasure island.
The rising action occurs when Jim's dad dies and Bill dies of a stroke from drinking too much rum. So, Jim, the Doctor, and the Squire go to dock with ships. After Jim, the Doctor, Squire, Long John crew set off to sail to the treasure island.
While Jim was in the barrel he heard Long John Silver talking to one of the crew mates about betraying Jim and six other people. So, Jim tells his allies about this so they plan and act like they don't about Long John Silver's betrayal. After Jim runs away and meets Ben Gunn who was abandoned by Flint and witnesses Long John Silver murdering of the men in the ship who had refused to become an ally of Long John Silver.
Jim and his 6 allies regroup and camp in Ben Gunn's house that he had built while in the island. Silvers team starts firing cannon balls at where Jim and his allies. After couple of days silver and his crew attack and both enemies battle and in the end Silver and everybody in his crew that is alive retreat and Jim's team have won but some people have died or have gotten severely injured in Jim's team.
Jim has defeated Israel Hands and has hid the ship somewhere. Jim's team have declared truce with Silvers team they've made a deal that the doctor gives Silver the map and help heal them while they won't attack and share the treasure. But Jim and Silver have teamed up and the Silvers old team doesn't know about it and is pretending to be on their side.
The treasure was already found by Ben Gunn and so when Silver and the other get their Silver, Jim, Doctor, Ben Gunn, and Squire attack. Silver, Jim, Captain Squire, Doctor and Ben Gunn leave the island leaving the others behind with foods and another thing's. They sail to Bristol in the Hispaniola and Silver escapes stealing a bag of coins Ben Gunn spends all his money in 3 weeks but gets a job and Silver is never to be found again while Jim still gets nightmares about Flint.