Synopses & Reviews
In this novel in the popular series, a British whaling vessel has been captured in the Sandwich Islands, and Captain Aubrey is dispatched with the Surprise to restore order. But stowed away is an escaped female convict. Only Stephen Maturin can fathom her secrets and a clue to identifying a highly placed French spy in London.
While en route to Tonga to restore order, the crew of the British ship Surprise discovers a beautiful woman aboard who could identify a British double agent in the employ of Napoleon. Read by Simon Vance. Book available.