Ahoy, maties! Here be a treasure chest of
great piratey reads, plucked from shelves
by a scandalous crew from near and far.
A classic with a pirate...
by Daphne du Maurier
- independent spirited heroine
I am currently reading this and loving du Maurier's rich writing style. It is has a way of pulling you in with its descriptions and insight of the characters.
A modern book with an unusual kind of pirate...
How to Become an Undead Master of the High Seas
by Scott Kenemore
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- pirates with a zombie twist
- amusing illustrations
- lots of LOL moments
Excerpt of Table of Contents:
(i picked out a few to share from the list of 27 chapters)
ch 2: The Benefits of Zombie Pirates (Over, Say, Regular Pirates or Regular Zombies)
ch 10: How "Slow" Now Equals "Absolutely Terrifying"
ch 11: Yo, Ho, Ho, and Now Let's Eat Some People (a.k.a. "Prey")
ch 21: (Zombie) Pirate Ports
ch 23: (Un)dead Man's Chest
Yes, pirates lurk in here too...
by Sasha Soren
In Random Magic, Winnie Flapjack encounters a bloodthirsty crew of pirates and bests them with magic. Read more about Winnie at Beyond Strange New Words.
NEXT, in this reading circle...
Bonus! Classic pirate (free) reads:
Lieut. J. D. Jerrold Kelley
NOW, HOP ALONG for more...
The Fluidity of Time
i'm gonna try: Tales of Daring and Danger by G.A. Henty (classic)
This Miss Loves To Read
i'm gonna try: The Noble Pirates by Rima L. Jean (romance)
What Book Is That?
i'm gonna try: Song of Scarabaeus by Sara Creasy (scifi pirates)
i'm gonna try: not yet posted
My Love Affair With Books
i'm gonna try: The Pirate's Daughter by Margaret Cezair-Thompson (historical - Errol Flynn)
vvb32 Reads - uh, yah, that's me! -right here!
you gonna try: my above picks!
Willowdust Reviews - Tina’s Book Reviews
i'm gonna try: Bloody Jack by L.A Meyer
Songs and Stories
i'm gonna try: Inda by Sherwood Smith (fantasy)
The Diary of a Bookworm
i'm gonna try: The Price of Freedom by A.C. Crispin (Pirates of the Caribbean)
* image source: Frenchman's Creek book
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