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Curse of the Blue Tattoo: Being an Account of the Misadventures of Jacky Faber, Midshipman and Fine Lady

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ISBN13: 9780152054595
ISBN10: 0152054596
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After being forced to leave HMS Dolphin and Jaimy, her true love, Jacky Faber is making a new start at the elite Lawson Peabody School for Young Girls in Boston. But growing up on the streets of London and fighting pirates never prepared Jacky for her toughest battle yet: learning how to be a fine lady.

Everything she does is wrong. Her embroidery is deplorable, her French is atrocious, and her table manners--disgusting! Then there's the small matter of her blue anchor tattoo. . . .

Despite her best efforts, Jacky can't seem to stay out of trouble long enough to dedicate herself to being ladylike. But what fun would that be, anyway?

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Jacky Faber a proper Boston lady? Not bloody likely!

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Can the irrepressible Jacky Faber and her schoolmates put aside their differences and work together to avoid being sold on the auction block?

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The third Jacky Faber book, now in paperback

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After leaving the Lawson Peabody School for Young Girls in Boston—under dire circumstances, of course—Jacky Faber boards a whaling ship bound for London, where she hopes to find her beloved Jaimy. But things dont go as planned, and soon Jacky is off on a wild misadventure at sea.

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A school outing goes awry as Jacky and her classmates are abducted and forced into the hold of the Bloodhound, a ship bound for the slave markets on the Barbary Coast. All of Jackys ingenuity, determination, and plain old good luck will be put to the test as she rallies her delicate classmates to fight together and become their own rescuers.
    
 

About the Author

L. A. MEYER is the author of two other Bloody Jacky adventures: Bloody Jack and the new Under the Jolly Roger. He lives in Corea, Maine.

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avrvilo, December 29, 2010 (view all comments by avrvilo)
This is even better than the first. With romance, mystery, and pirates it's a wonderful continuation of the series
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titianlibrarian, August 8, 2008 (view all comments by titianlibrarian)
Here's the second one. A little slow and far-fetched.
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chucky14_77479, November 8, 2006 (view all comments by chucky14_77479)
It was on of the best books I have ever read! I loved it. I used to read romance but in my opinion this is better. I cant wait for the next one to come out. I have been searching tthe internet for days for the next one. I think that the only series better then this one is by Erin Hunter.
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780152054595
Author:
Meyer, L A
Publisher:
Harcourt Paperbacks
Author:
Meyer, Louis A.
Author:
Meyer, L. A.
Subject:
Girls & Women
Subject:
Friendship
Subject:
Action & Adventure
Subject:
Historical - United States - General
Subject:
Sex role
Subject:
Children's 12-Up - Fiction - Adventure
Subject:
General Juvenile Fiction
Subject:
Situations / Adolescence
Subject:
Action & Adventure - General
Subject:
Children s-Adventure Stories
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Bloody Jack Adventures
Series Volume:
2
Publication Date:
20110131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 9
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Cover illustration by Cliff Nielsen
Pages:
504
Dimensions:
7.00 x 4.50 in
Age Level:
12-17

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Product details 504 pages Harcourt Paperbacks - English 9780152054595 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by ,
Jacky Faber a proper Boston lady? Not bloody likely!

"Synopsis" by ,
Can the irrepressible Jacky Faber and her schoolmates put aside their differences and work together to avoid being sold on the auction block?

"Synopsis" by ,
The third Jacky Faber book, now in paperback
"Synopsis" by ,
After leaving the Lawson Peabody School for Young Girls in Boston—under dire circumstances, of course—Jacky Faber boards a whaling ship bound for London, where she hopes to find her beloved Jaimy. But things dont go as planned, and soon Jacky is off on a wild misadventure at sea.

"Synopsis" by ,
A school outing goes awry as Jacky and her classmates are abducted and forced into the hold of the Bloodhound, a ship bound for the slave markets on the Barbary Coast. All of Jackys ingenuity, determination, and plain old good luck will be put to the test as she rallies her delicate classmates to fight together and become their own rescuers.
    
 
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