Maps, charts, footnotes, research bits, The Birth of Jacky, L.A. Meyer biography, and other hopefully interesting things. Stuff not used in the final versions of the. Bloody Jack Adventures (12 Book Series) by L. A. Meyer Louis Meyer. All Formats Kindle Edition. From Book 1: Life as a ship’s boy aboard HMS Dolphin is a. Editorial Reviews. From Publishers Weekly. “I prays for deliverance,” confides Mary Faber, Being an Account of the Curious Adventures of Mary ‘Jacky’ Faber, Ship’s Boy (Bloody Jack Adventures Book 1) eBook: L. A. Meyer: Kindle Store.

Author: Mikashicage Fejind
Country: Sri Lanka
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Automotive
Published (Last): 14 July 2010
Pages: 149
PDF File Size: 15.80 Mb
ePub File Size: 3.53 Mb
ISBN: 571-3-58129-547-3
Downloads: 21321
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Nilkree

It is a fast solution to set up a hero’s revenging rampage. However, Jacky spends more time than necessary, in my opinion, bawling and dripping snot.

Ain’t-cha never seen a girl before? Jacky Faber, rich from her exploits diving for Sp… More.

Bloody Jack

She quickly befriends her fellow boys Tink, Willy, Benjy, and Davy. She plays a boy because it will secure her food and freedom.

Girl runs away to sea disguised as a boy! Nor does the ship turn into the k.a.meyer so that it stops moving! I kept wanting to go watch those movies. Jun 23, Nisha rated it it was amazing Shelves: Because she can read and write, she is assigned to help the tutor who instructs the young midshipmen and ship’s boys. Under the Jolly Roger: Jacky begins to menstruate, and mistakingly believes that she will soon die.


Bloody Jack Series

With peace restored, Jacky begins to fall in love with Jaimy. This book has it all: I’ll let you guess. They really aren’t similar, I’m just so jaxk love with pirates.

It became obvious that, unlike most devotees of the English Regency period, the author had not read Georgette Heyer. Davy convinces them to all get earrings, which Jaimy and Jacky bloodyy as symbols of their love. Well, it was because I would have never found this book on my own. Wild Rover No More: Also, the fact that Jacky broke down in tears when trying to convince Jaimy that they can’t have sex doesn’t really makes things any better.

None of the elements are terribly new or original or realisticbut it’s all put together well and has just what well, I like to read! Looking for beautiful books? The Royal Naval Vessel has three masts worth of sails. She’s kind of like an adolescent female version of Jack Ryan Patriot Games, etc.

Bloody Jack (Bloody Jack, #1) by L.A. Meyer

Heyer has also educated three generations of readers in the facts, personalities, and mores of Regency England. Wild gangs of feral children in London, at the turn of the 19th century? Fun little story but.


The voice talent on the audiobook is superb. Does he think fiction is just making stuff up or something? What are the pirates doing? A British naval jxck sails into Charleston Harbor, and sets up a table at the docks to take applications for American boys to join the British navy!

They need to bloodt some more. And they have their ship. They’ve lost a few of their ship’s boys. The children are afraid of the bloofy Why didn’t the author look that up? A young girl, Mary Faber, pretends to be a boy in order to become a ships boy. The criticism I thought I would have – how can a girl escape notice as a girl?

It is really good for anyone who loves those movies though. By the story’s end, many of the characters – from the unflappable Captain Locke to the passionate l.a.myer prudish scholar Mr. Mark of the Golden Dragon: Thanks for telling us about the problem.