Under the Jolly Roger: Being an Account of the Further Nautical Adventures of Jacky Faber

Version: Unabridged
Author: L.A. Meyer
Narrator: Katherine Kellgren
Genres: Fiction, Teen
Publisher: Listen & Live Audio
Published In: September 2008
# of Units: 12 CDs
Length: 15 hours
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Overview

A pirate at heart, unlikely heroine Jacky Faber returns to sea in a truly swashbuckling tale filled with good humor, wit, and courage. After Leaving the Lawson Peabody School for Young Girls in Boston--under dire circumstances, of course--Jacky boards a whaling ship bound for London, where she hopes to find her beloved Jaimy. But things don't go as planned, soon she is off on a wild misadventure at sea. She thwarts the lecherous advances of a crazy captain, rallies the sailors to her side, and ultimately gains command of a ship in His Majesty's Royal Navy. But Jacky's adventures don't end there...soon she is being called a pirate, and there's s price on her head!

Author Details

Author Details

Meyer, L.A.

L. A. MEYER received a master of fine arts from Boston University, and is currently the curator and exhibitor at the Clair de Loon Gallery in Bar Harbor, Maine. He lives in Corea, Maine.