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Bloody Jack

Being an Account of the Curious Adventures of Mary "Jacky" Faber, Ship"s Boy

by Louis A. Meyer

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  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Tandem Library .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages301
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7601446M
ISBN 10061371640X
ISBN 109780613716406
OCLC/WorldCa55203576

Bloody Jack Adventure (Series) Book 3 L. A. Meyer Author (). BLOODY JACK Louis A. Meyer, Author, L. A. Meyer, Author. Harcourt $17 (p) ISBN (the book ends as she's about to be shipped off .

  9 of The Bloody Jack series by LA Meyer is good as a series gets. Romance, adventure, drama, and a heroine that makes you alternately cheer and wish to throttle her. I first heard about these books when I was looking at the Odyssey Awards which are given for the best audio books for children and teens each year and every year one of this series has been .   Bloody Jack is, without any doubt, the best kid's book I've read since the last Harry Potter. In fact, it holds its own with Harry. It is told by its heroine - a 12 year old girl named Mary Faber who was abandonned on the streets of 5/5(5).

Bloody Jack. Welcome,you are looking at books for reading, the Bloody Jack, you will able to read or download in Pdf or ePub books and notice some of author may have lock the live reading for some of ore it need a FREE signup process to obtain the book. If it available for your country it will shown as book reader and user fully subscribe will benefit by having full . Bloody Jack by LA Meyer is the first of the Mary "Jack" Faber books. Mary, having been orphaned when her parents and sister die during an epidemic, is forced out on the streets. There she learns boys are being hired as ships boys on the burgeoning British fleet.


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Bloody Jack by Louis A. Meyer Download PDF EPUB FB2

Mississippi Jack: Being an Account of the Further Waterborne Adventures of Jacky Faber, Midshipman, Fine Lady, and Lily of the West by L.A. Meyer Ratings Reviews published 13 editionsAuthor: L.A. Meyer. Meyer (–) was the acclaimed writer of the Bloody Jack Adventure series, which follows the exploits of an impetuous heroine who has fought her way up from the squalid streets of London to become an adventurer of the highest order/5().

Set at the turn of the 19th Century, Bloody Jack "Bloody Jack" is a well-written, well-plotted historical adventure, but Kellgren's performance transformed it into something truly special. She brought color and nuance to Jacky’s world, pulling me right onto the deck of /5. Written by American author L.A.

Meyer, the ‘Bloody Jack’ series is a popular line of book set within the young adult historical genre. Based around an orphan named Mary Faber, they chronicle her progress from 19th century era London as she joins a street gang.

Bloody Jack Adventures is a series of YA historical fiction novels by American novelist L.A. Meyer. The series follows Jacky Faber, an orphaned girl living on the streets of London during the late 18th century. When her gang’s leader is murdered, she takes his clothes and masquerades as a.

The Bloody Jack book series by L.A. Meyer & Katherine Kellgren includes books Bloody Jack: Being an Account of the Curious Adventures of Mary "Jacky" Faber, Ship's Boy, Curse of the Blue Tattoo: Being an Account of the Misadventures of Jacky Faber, Midshipman and Fine Lady, Under the Jolly Roger: Being an Account of the Further Nautical Adventures of Jacky Faber.

MEYER is the author of Bloody Jack: Being an Account of the Curious Adventures of Mary "Jacky" Faber, Ship's Boy. He also has been a designer and an art teacher, and is currently the curator and exhibitor at the Clair de Loon Gallery near his home in Corea, Maine.

Bloody Jack Publisher's Summary Life as a ship's boy aboard HMS Dolphin is a dream come true for Jacky Faber. Gone are the days of scavenging for food and fighting for survival on the streets of 18th-century London. Instead, Jacky is becoming a skilled and respected sailor as the crew pursues pirates on the high seas.

Bloody Jack: being an account of the curious adventures of Mary "Jacky" Faber, ship's boy/L. Meyer p. Summary: Reduced to begging and thievery in the streets of London, a thirteen-year-old orphan disguises herself as a boy and connives her way onto a British warship set for high sea adventure in search of pirates.

Orphans—Fiction. /5(32). 14 rows  The complete series list for - Bloody Jack Adventures L.A. Meyer. Series reading. The Paperback of the Bloody Jack: Being an Account of the Curious Adventures of Mary Jacky Faber, Ship's Boy (Bloody Jack Adventure Series #1) by L.

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Embark on a swashbuckling adventure with the highly entertaining and endlessly cunning Jacky Faber, aka Bloody Jack. Once a dastardly London street urchin, Jacky alters her fate forever by sneaking on board a British warship and disguising herself as a ship’s : $ Posing as a lad in the late s, a spunky orphan girl secures a job as a ship's boy in the British Navy, a position that becomes compromised by her evolving maturity and love for a fellow crewmember.

Meyer, a debut novelist, has penned a rousing old-time girl's adventure story, with an outsized heroine who is equal parts gutsy and vulnerable, then sets her loose on a pirate. Louis A. Meyer, popularly known by his pen name L.A. Meyer, was a well known author who has written ‘Bloody Jack’ series.

Meyer was born in the year in Johnston, Pennsylvania but spent most of his life in Corea, Maine. He owned an art gallery along with his wife in Bar Harbor, which was known by the name Clair de n: Book Wizard; Bloody Jack Being an Account of the Curious Adventures of Mary "Jacky" Faber, Ship's Boy.

By L. Meyer, Louis A. Meyer. Grades. Genre. Fiction Life as a ship's boy aboard HMS "Dolphin" is a dream come true for Jacky Faber. Gone are the days of scavenging for food and fighting for survival on the streets of. Jacky gets the nickname "Bloody Jack" because she happens to kill an unworthy individual in self-defense and another in a battle with pirates, but the story is actually a touching coming-of-age story that is mixed with lots of fun and adventure.

It's. Bloody Jack Edit. Early in the first book, "Bloody Jack", Mary's group can't find the leader, Rooster Charlie. Mary goes to look for him and finds him dead on the street.

Mary leaves the group hoping not to end up like him. She disguises herself as a boy named Jack and signs up on a warship called the Dolphin, as a ship's : The Bloody Jack Adventures are set during the Napoleonic Wars, when Jane Austen was first publishing her books and making her splash in the world of fiction.

From there, she goes on numerous adventures all over Europe, America, and the open sea, makes unlikely friends, and falls in love but even when everything seems perfect, trouble always manages to find her. Bloody Jack is a series of twelve young adult novels by. L.A. Meyer is an American author of young adult historical fiction, namely his Bloody Jack Adventure series.

Meyer is a painter who owns his own art gallery called Clair de Loon with his wife. He got the idea for his Jacky Faber character when he .Bloody Jack is a series of nine young adult novels by L.A. Meyer. They are as follows: Bloody Jack Curse of the Blue Tattoo Under the Jolly Roger In the Belly of the Bloodhound Mississippi Jack My Bonny Light Horseman Rapture of the Deep The Wake of the Lorelei Lee The Mark of the Golden Dragon Viva Jacquelina!

(Forthcoming).Bloody Jack Edit. Early in the first book, Bloody Jack, Mary's group can't find the leader, Rooster Charlie. Mary goes to look for him and finds him dead on the street.

(Later on in the series, we discover Charlie is killed by Muck the Corpseseller.) Mary leaves the gang, hoping not to end up dead on the streets like poor Charlie.