Bloody Jack

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Bloody Jack

Being an Account of the Curious Adventures of Mary "Jacky" Faber, Ship's Boy

By Louis A. Meyer

Turtleback Books, Prebound, 9780613716406, 301pp.

Publication Date: June 10, 2010

For use in schools and libraries only. Reduced to begging and stealing in the streets of London, a 13-year-old orphan disguises herself as a boy and connives her way onto a British warship set for high sea adventure in search of pirates.