David Donachie

The Contraband Shore

By David Donachie - Published 2017

Genres:

AdventureMilitaryNautical

Royal Navy Captain Edward Brazier has reason to be pleased with life, even though he has no ship at present under his command. ...Read Review

On a Particular Service

By David Donachie - Published 2017

Genres:

AdventureMilitaryNautical

1796, and Lieutenant John Pearce is headed to England on board a hospital ship, his future uncertain. But first there is a small matter ...Read Review

A Treacherous Coast

By David Donachie - Published 2016

Genres:

AdventureMilitaryNautical

Our hero, John Pearce, is in the tradition of Sharpe and many other 19th-century military heroes: he has risen from the ranks by ...Read Review

The Perils of Command

By David Donachie - Published 2015

Genres:

MilitaryNautical

1794. Lieutenant John Pearce, who is in temporary command of HMS Flirt, due to his captain Henry Digby being wounded, arrives in Brindisi with ...Read Review

The Devil to Pay

By David Donachie - Published 2014

Genres:

AdventureNautical

1794. There is no peace for John Pearce, the unorthodox Naval Lieutenant who, after crippling his armed cutter to save his lady-love from Barbary ...Read Review

A Divided Command

By David Donachie - Published 2013

Genres:

AdventureNautical

Lieutenant John Pearce – he of the unorthodox career, from illegally pressed seaman to officer – is back for his tenth adventure. With a talent ...Read Review

A Sea of Troubles

By David Donachie - Published 2012

Genres:

AdventureNautical

It is 1794, and Britannia is doing its best to rule the waves to the detriment of Revolutionary France. John Pearce, son of a ...Read Review

Enemies at Every Turn

By David Donachie - Published 2012

Genres:

AdventureNautical

This is yet another instalment of the story of John Pierce, the radical son of a radical preacher and pamphleteer. Avid readers of ...Read Review

Blown Off Course

By David Donachie - Published 2010

Genres:

AdventureNautical

Blown Off Course is the seventh in David Donachie’s adventures of John Pearce, radical, press-ganged man, and reluctant Navy officer. John has ...Read Review

The Admiral’s Game

By David Donachie - Published 2010

Genres:

AdventureMilitaryNautical

This is the fifth in the series of novels about John Pearce, a naval officer by default rather than proper entitlement. As in ...Read Review