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Pirates!

Author: Celia Rees
Publisher: New York : Bloomsbury USA Children's Books, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In 1722, after arriving with her brother at the family's Jamaican plantation where she is to be married off, sixteen-year-old Nancy Kington escapes with her slave friend, Minerva Sharpe, and together they become pirates traveling the world in search of treasure.
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Genre/Form: Adventure fiction
Sea stories
Action and adventure fiction
Fiction
History
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Celia Rees
ISBN: 0747559503 9780747559504 1582348162 9781582348162 0747569479 9780747569473
OCLC Number: 319913763
Notes: The true and remarkable adventures of Minerva Sharpe and Nancy Kington, female pirates.
Description: 379 pages
Responsibility: Celia Rees.

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When two young women meet under extraordinary circumstances in eighteenth century West Indies, they are unified in their desire to escape their oppressive lives. But Fate ensures that one night the  Read more...

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'(Pirates!) is a swashbuckling tale of suspense, romance, danger and sisterhood. Rees writes through the eyes of a teenager and brilliantly describes the trials that her characters face' Sunday Read more...

 
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