HomeGroupsTalkZeitgeist
Hide this

Results from Google Books

Click on a thumbnail to go to Google Books.

Voyage of Plunder by Michele Torrey
Loading...

Voyage of Plunder (2007)

by Michele Torrey

MembersReviewsPopularityAverage ratingConversations
241443,774 (3.75)None
None
Loading...

Sign up for LibraryThing to find out whether you'll like this book.

No current Talk conversations about this book.

Daniel's earliest memories are of his father's mysterious friends, who would visit at night, and leave treasures behind in the morning. When Daniel witnesses his father being shot in the head by someone he thought was his father's friend, he swears to avenge his dad. Against his will, he becomes a pirate, and it isn't until much later that he changes his mind about many things. ( )
  JRlibrary | Oct 29, 2007 |
no reviews | add a review
You must log in to edit Common Knowledge data.
For more help see the Common Knowledge help page.
Series (with order)
Canonical title
Original title
Alternative titles
Original publication date
People/Characters
Important places
Important events
Related movies
Awards and honors
Epigraph
Dedication
First words
There are few men in the world who can say they have seen their father die twice.
Quotations
Last words
Disambiguation notice
Publisher's editors
Blurbers
Publisher series
Original language

References to this work on external resources.

Wikipedia in English

None

Book description
Haiku summary

Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0440418879, Paperback)

Daniel Markham loved his father’s mysterious friends, visiting in the dead of night but always gone by morning. He never imagined they could be pirates. But when the Markhams’ merchant vessel is plundered by the pirate ship Tempest Galley and his father shot dead in an act of revenge, Daniel can’t deny the truth. And now, orphaned and alone, Daniel is trapped and faced with a choice: Join the crew or die.

Unprepared for the temptations of pirate life and for the captain’s inexplicable kindness toward him, Daniel knows only one thing for certain: One false step on a pirate ship could be deadly, and he’ll do anything to stay alive.


From the Hardcover edition.

(retrieved from Amazon Thu, 12 Mar 2015 18:06:30 -0400)

(see all 2 descriptions)

Fourteen-year-old Daniel's life is turned upside down when his father's merchant ship is plundered by pirates in 1696 and Daniel is forced to stay aboard the pirate ship as a hostage.

Quick Links

Swap Ebooks Audio
1 avail.2 pay

Popular covers

Rating

Average: (3.75)
0.5
1
1.5
2
2.5
3 2
3.5
4 1
4.5
5 1

Is this you?

Become a LibraryThing Author.

 

About | Contact | Privacy/Terms | Help/FAQs | Blog | Store | APIs | TinyCat | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | Common Knowledge | 119,429,886 books! | Top bar: Always visible