Viva Jacquelina!: Being an Account of the Further Adventures of Jacky Faber, Over the Hills and Far Away

by L. A. Meyer

In the tenth book in the best-selling Bloody Jack Adventures series, the irrepressible Jacky Faber leads raids against Napoleon’s forces with guerrilla freedom fighters, poses for the artist Francisco Goya, is kidnapped by the Spanish Inquisition, and travels with a caravan of gypsies as she collects intelligence for the Crown, always with one eye on reuniting with her beloved Jaimy.

  • Format: eBook
  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9780547763842
  • ISBN-10: 0547763840
  • Pages: 352
  • Publication Date: 09/04/2012
  • Carton Quantity: 1

About the book

The vivacious Jacky Faber returns in the tenth tale in L. A. Meyer’s Bloody Jack Adventures, a rip-roaring young-adult series applauded for its alluring combination of adventure, romance, history, and humor. Once again under the thumb of British Intelligence, Jacky is sent to Spain to spy for the Crown during the early days of the nineteenth-century Peninsular War. She finds herself in the company of guerilla freedom fighters, poses for the famous artist Goya, runs with the bulls, is kidnapped by the Spanish Inquisition, and travels with a caravan of gypsies…all while hoping to one day reunite with her beloved Jaimy Fletcher.

About the author
L. A. Meyer

L. A. Meyer (1942–2014) was 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. Mr. Meyer was an art teacher, an illustrator, a designer, a naval officer, and a gallery owner. All of those experiences helped him in the writing of his curious tales of the beloved Jacky Faber. Visit for more information on the author and his books.  


"A solid adventure tale."  —Kirkus

"A colorful addition to Jacky's wildly improbable but wonderfully entertaining adventures."  —Booklist