Spithead Nymph (Sea Officer William Bentley Series) by Jan Needle, Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Spithead Nymph (Sea Officer William Bentley Series)

Spithead Nymph (Sea Officer William Bentley Series)

by Jan Needle
     
 

Midshipman William Bentley awaits trial on charges of treason—until he is offered the chance to avoid prison by serving as first lieutenant to Richard Kaye, now captain of Will's old ship Biter. Will accepts and begins a harrowing journey to Jamaica, unaware that the woman he loves has been sold as an indentured servant to a depraved Jamaican planter.

Overview

Midshipman William Bentley awaits trial on charges of treason—until he is offered the chance to avoid prison by serving as first lieutenant to Richard Kaye, now captain of Will's old ship Biter. Will accepts and begins a harrowing journey to Jamaica, unaware that the woman he loves has been sold as an indentured servant to a depraved Jamaican planter.

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"Rich, compelling characters and vivid imagery. There are no white knights here and no one-dimensional villains."  —Publishers Weekly

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781590130773
Publisher:
McBooks Press
Publication date:
05/01/2004
Series:
Sea Officer William Bentley Series, #3
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.76(d)

Meet the Author

Jan Needle, a native of Portsmouth, England, has had a lifelong interest in naval history. He is the author of four acclaimed novels under the pseudonym Frank Kippax, and also has a highly successful career as a TV scriptwriter and, under his own name, as a writer of award-winning children's fiction.

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