The Bloody Jack Adventures Boxed Set: Volumes 1–3

by L. A. Meyer
$29.99
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Take to the high seas with the impetuous Jacky Faber with this boxed set containing the first three volumes of her acclaimed adventures.


  • Format: Boxed Set
  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9780544821200
  • ISBN-10: 0544821203
  • Pages: 1328
  • Publication Date: 10/18/2016
  • Carton Quantity: 12

About the book

Meet Jacky Faber: London street urchin turned pirate! In the first three volumes of the beloved Bloody Jack Adventures, our heroine sets sail for the first time when she goes undercover as a ship’s boy; learns how to be a lady at an elite Boston school for girls; and boards a whaling ship, hoping to reunite with her love, Jaimy. This swashbuckling saga is full of surprises, wild misadventures, and fun!

 

This boxed set contains three books: Bloody Jack, The Curse of the Blue Tattoo, and Under the Jolly Roger.

 

About the author
L. A. Meyer

L. A. MEYER is the acclaimed writer of the Bloody Jack Adventure series, which follows the exploits of an impetuous heroine who has fought her way up from the squalid streets of London to become an adventurer of the highest order. He and his wife operate an art gallery near their home in a small fishing village on the coast of Maine. Visit his website at www.jackyfaber.com

Reviews

Praise for Bloody Jack: 

 

* “A rattling good read.” —Publishers Weekly, starred review 

 

* “Although many fictional heroines have sailed in disguise before Jacky Faber, her coarse, cheeky street voice and naïve but observant take on shipboard life set her apart.” —The Bulletin, starred review 

 

“Marvelous. . . . A first-rate read.” —Kirkus Reviews 

 

A Booklist Editors’ Choice 

A Bulletin Blue Ribbon Book 

A Junior Library Guild Selection 

A New York Public Library Book for the Teen Age 

 

 

Praise for The Curse of the Blue Tattoo: 

 

"Entertaining." —Booklist, starred review 

 

"Sure to please fans of the first title, this adventure-packed historical novel also stands on its own." —School Library Journal 

 

"Compelling." —VOYA (5Q—highest rating) 

 

A Junior Library Guild Selection 

An ALA Best Book for Young Adults 

 

 

Praise for Under the Jolly Roger: 

 

“A swashbuckling saga with a decidedly unconventional heroine.” —Booklist  

 

“Jacky is a wonderful character, full of high spirits, brains, and heart. . . . Highly recommended for fans of historical fiction and pirates.” —School Library Journal