Tide of Fortune

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Tide of Fortune

Tide of Fortune Tide of Fortune is a thrilling adventure story set on the high seas It has all the ingredients that readers who are familiar with the writing of Patrick O Brian Alexander Kent and CS Forester will r

  • Title: Tide of Fortune
  • Author: Jane Jackson
  • ISBN: 9781909335219
  • Page: 213
  • Format: ebook
  • Tide of Fortune, is a thrilling adventure story set on the high seas It has all the ingredients that readers who are familiar with the writing of Patrick O Brian, Alexander Kent and CS Forester will recognise perilous seascapes, bloody sea battles, races against time and tide, gallant sea captains and salty crew, exotic locations but with a twist The story is told fromTide of Fortune, is a thrilling adventure story set on the high seas It has all the ingredients that readers who are familiar with the writing of Patrick O Brian, Alexander Kent and CS Forester will recognise perilous seascapes, bloody sea battles, races against time and tide, gallant sea captains and salty crew, exotic locations but with a twist The story is told from the point of view of an inexperienced nineteen year old girl, Kerenza Vyvyan Her voyage on the packet ship Kestrel is not only a journey to ransom her mother and sister held captive by the Governor of Tangier but also proves to be a journey of self discovery Kerenza bravely faces the various disasters that befall her on board with a growing strength of character and fortitude she never knew she had Jane Jackson s heroine, Kerenza, prefigures the feisty women of 20th century novels rising above the traditional role mapped out for a woman of her time However, this is not all action and adventure for during the course of her travels Kerenza regains the love and trust of Kestrel s captain, Nick Penrose, who had broken her heart earlier.

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    1. Dorcas on said:

      If you love a book that's a true getaway, that takes the reader to faraway places where the colors seem richer, the scents stronger, the breezes stifling, and the food exotic then you will love "Tide Of Fortune".The story starts out in Cornwall England during the time of Napolean . As the ship travels, the setting changes to Gibraltar and Tangier which I loved because it was so foreign to me. The descriptions of the marketplaces, the palace, even the food on the table and a visit to the "outhous [...]

    2. BETSY COLLINS on said:

      An Enjoyable Read I chose five stars. for this book for its authenticity regarding the sailing terminology as well as the writing style and vocabulary. There was only one time where the word "ropes" was used instead of "lines", which was probably for the benefit of the reader. On a sailing vessel the only rope is on the ship's bell. It is seldom that I can find a book with so many words correctly used in describing sailing operations. The characters and plot were developed well enough to keep th [...]

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