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Bloody Jack : being an account of the curious adventures of Mary "Jacky" Faber, Ship's Boy / L.A. Meyer.

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  • 10 of 11 copies available at SC LENDS. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Beaufort County Library System.

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0 current holds with 11 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Beaufort - Bluffton Branch T FIC MEY (Text) 0530002600134 Young Adult Paperbacks Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780152050856
  • ISBN: 015205085X
  • Physical Description: 289 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
  • Publisher: Boston : Graphia, [2002]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally published: New York : Harcourt Children's Publishing, 2002.
Summary, etc.:
Reduced to begging and thievery in the streets of London, a thirteen-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. Life as a ship's boy aboard HMS Dolphin is a dream come true for Jacky Faber. Gone are the days of scavenging for food and fighting for survival on the streets of eighteenth-century London. Instead, Jacky is becoming a skilled and respected sailor as the crew pursues pirates on the high seas. There's only one problem: Jacky is a girl. And she must use every bit of her spirit, wit, and courage to keep the crew from discovering her secret.
Target Audience Note:
1120L Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader MG+ 5.6 11 61382
Subject: Orphans > Fiction.
Seafaring life > Fiction.
Sea stories.
Pirates > Fiction.
Sex role > Fiction.
Orphans > Juvenile fiction.
Seafaring life > Juvenile fiction.
Sea stories > Juvenile fiction.
Pirates > Juvenile fiction.
Sex role > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: Young adult fiction.

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