Privateer's Apprentice (Hardcover)

By Susan Verrico

Peachtree Publ, 9781561456338, 195pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 2012



Set in Charles Towne, Carolina Territory in 1712, this novel tells the story of 13-year old Jameson Cooper, son of a printer, who has been thrown in jail after the death of both of his parents. Sold to the town baker, Jameson is kidnapped by a brigand of privateers working for Queen Anne before he can even begin his indentured servitude.