Tom and Fred have watched a film about pirates. They want to be pirates too. Daddy says that his grandpa was a pirate and that he has hidden a treasure in their garden. First, Tom and Fred dress up like pirates. Then daddy gives them the treasure map. Tom and Fred don’t want to share the map and pull at it until it is ripped into two pieces. Each with half a map and a spade, the brothers start looking for the treasure. When will they discover that they had better work together and share the booty?
The third story about the naughty brothers Tom and Fred, who discover that working together is a lot more effective than ‘every man for himself’.
Themes: pirate, treasure, quarrel, brother
Rights sold: Korean
Was awarded the 'Karel Verleyen' prize 2009 (Belgium)