Curse of the Blue Tattoo by L.A. Meyer


Curse of the Blue Tattoo by L.A. Meyer

After being forced to leave HMS Dolphin and Jaimy, her true love, Jacky Faber is making a new start at the elite Lawson Peabody School for Young Girls in Boston. But growing up on the streets of London and fighting pirates never prepared Jacky for her toughest battle yet: learning how to be a fine lady. Everything she does is wrong. Her embroidery is deplorable, her French is atrocious, and her table manners - disgusting! Then there's the small matter of her blue anchor tattoo...Despite her best efforts, Jacky can't seem to stay out of trouble long enough to dedicate herself to being ladylike. But what fun would that be, anyway?


Entertaining. -- Booklist (starred review) Sure to please fans of the first title, this adventure-packed historical novel also stands on its own. -- School Library Journal Compelling. -- VOYA (5Q--highest rating)

About the Author

L.A. MEYER was an art teacher, an illustrator, a designer, and a naval officer before he began to write about the impetuous Jacky Faber. He currently operates an art gallery with his wife near their home in a small fishing village on the coast of

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504 pages


L.A. Meyer
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Publication date

1st August 2005



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