Pirates! The True and Remarkable Adventures of Minerva Sharpe and Nancy Kington, Female Pirates

Title Pirates! The True and Remarkable Adventures of Minerva Sharpe and Nancy Kington, Female Pirates
Names Rees, Celia.
Book Number BR015430
Title Status Active
Medium Braille
Annotation In 1722 sixteen-year-old Nancy Kington arrives at her family's Jamaican plantation to be married off to Bartholome. To escape her fate she runs away with her slave friend, Minerva Sharpe, and together they become pirates searching for adventure and true love. For grades 6-9 and older readers. 2003.
Local Subject Historical Fiction World - HWF
Young Adult Book - YA
Long Book - LO
Adventure - Fiction - ADV
Young Adult Fiction - YF
Romance - ROM
Braille Book Review, Jul-Aug 2005 - B405
Audience Notes In 1722 sixteen-year-old Nancy Kington arrives at her family's Jamaican plantation to be married off to Bartholome. To escape her fate she runs away with her slave friend, Minerva Sharpe, and together they become pirates searching for adventure and true love. For grades 6-9 and older readers. 2003.
LC Subject Pirates - Juvenile fiction
Blacks - Jamaica - Juvenile fiction
Slavery - Juvenile fiction
Adventure and adventurers - Juvenile fiction
Jamaica - History - 18th century - Juvenile fiction
Sea stories, Juvenile
Call Number [Fic]
Language English
Released 2003
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : Bloomsbury 2003 (CPH, transcribing agency. CPH, distributor.)
Original Publication Transcription of: 1st U.S. ed. New York : Bloomsbury, c2003.
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