The Reluctant Pirate

The Reluctant Pirate

by John Guy
     
 

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This fast-paced thriller follows Abdi, a Somali boy brought up in the UK, as he is sucked into a pirate gang in Somalia. Tension builds as Islamic militias and the pirates fight over a ship held to ransom while the shipowner and insurer stall over freeing the ship. Abdi faces conflicts between his Western upbringing, his arranged bride in Somalia and his desire for a…  See more details below

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This fast-paced thriller follows Abdi, a Somali boy brought up in the UK, as he is sucked into a pirate gang in Somalia. Tension builds as Islamic militias and the pirates fight over a ship held to ransom while the shipowner and insurer stall over freeing the ship. Abdi faces conflicts between his Western upbringing, his arranged bride in Somalia and his desire for a Norwegian woman who is an officer on the captured ship.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781626463776
Publisher:
BookLocker.com, Inc.
Publication date:
05/01/2013
Pages:
164
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.35(d)

Meet the Author

John Guy served on merchant ships and warships for sixteen years before becoming a ship inspector and then a journalist. For the last twenty years he has been advising companies and organisations working in the global shipping industry on media and crisis management. This is his first novel.

Follow John's blog at www.johnguybooks.com

Read John's second novel, The Golden Tide, published 2014 as a Kindle e-book and as a paperback on Amazon.

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