(NEW!) Kemosha of the Caribbean - Signed by Alex Wheatle
Kemosha of the Caribbean
Signed by Alex Wheatle
'A vivid and powerful story ... Another tour de force by Alex Wheatle, a truly gifted storyteller' – David Olusoga
From the Guardian Children's Fiction Prize Winner, Alex Wheatle, comes a new swashbuckling YA novel to steal your heart!
Kemosha and her brother have lived their whole lives in slavery. Sold away to work in lawless Port Royal, Kemosha takes her chance to escape brutal treatment.
With fortune on her side, Kemosha befriends Ravenhide, a man with a mysterious past who teaches her the art of swordfighting, and introduces her to the beautiful runaway Isabella. Yet Kemosha's greatest test yet is upon the deck of the Satisfaction: the notorious Captain Morgan's ship. His next adventure on the high seas could be the making of Kemosha - and her one chance to earn enough pieces of eight to buy the freedom of her brother...
Publisher: Andersen Press Ltd
Number of pages: 320
Weight: 260 g
Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 20 mm