A top selected or recommended title by the Kansas State Reading Circle Commission.
Author: Nicole CASTROMAN
Publisher: Simon Pulse
Subject/Category: Gr. 8-12
Year Reviewed:: 2017
Review: Anne hopes to be able to steal/save enough to leave England and board a ship for the islands. As the illegitimate daughter of a wealthy merchant and a former slave, her options in England are limited. Life changes drastically for Anne when she meets her employer's son Edward. Teach, as his friends call him, is an eighteen year-old boy who does not want the future his father has planned for him. His world is changed by the quick-witted Anne in this story that leads to the infamous pirate Blackbeard.