Adventure

The Witch from the Sea

By Lisa Jensen - Published 2001

Genres:

AdventureNautical

In 1823, half-Indian Victoria “Tory” MacKenzie flees an unpromising future in Boston by disguising herself as a male and stowing away on a ship. ...Read Review

Grand Ambition

By Lisa Michaels - Published 2001

Genres:

AdventureBiographical Fiction

In November 1928, with minimal supplies and a homemade boat, newlyweds Glen and Bessie Hyde left Green River, Utah with the goal of running ...Read Review

Badger Boy

By Elmer Kelton - Published 2001

Genres:

AdventureWestern

The Texas frontier, spring, 1865. So begins this latest historical western novel by one of the long-time giants in the field, Elmer Kelton. This ...Read Review

The Buccaneers

By Iain Lawrence - Published 2001

Genres:

AdventureChildren/Young AdultNautical

Bound for the West Indies, John Spencer sets sail aboard the Dragon in 1803. The day he sights a lifeboat with one passenger in ...Read Review

The White Company & Sir Nigel

By Sir Arthur Conan Doyle - Published 2005

Genres:

Adventure

At the Abbey of Beaulieu in 1366, the abbot expels Brother John for a rash of bad behavior, and the brawny youth makes good ...Read Review

The Captain’s Wife

By Douglas Kelley - Published 2001

Genres:

AdventureBiographical FictionNautical

In the summer of 1856 Mary Patten and her husband, Captain Joshua Patten, begin what would become an incredible voyage aboard the clipper ship ...Read Review

Captain Kilburnie

By William P. Mack - Published 2001

Genres:

AdventureMilitaryNautical

Fergus Kilburnie is an unlikely candidate for officer rank in the Royal Navy of the time of the French Revolution. A Scottish farm ...Read Review

The Sweet Trade

By Elizabeth Garrett - Published 2001

Genres:

AdventureNautical

This book fictionalizes the short and colorful careers of the two best-known female pirates ever to sail together, Anne Bonny and Mary Read, ...Read Review

Losers And Keepers In Argentina

By Nina Barragan - Published 2001

Genres:

Adventure

It is 1889 when Rifke Schulman, a young Jewish woman, is sent to Argentina by her family to escape the pogroms of Russia. She ...Read Review

An Ordinary Woman

By Cecelia Holland - Published 2001

Genres:

AdventureBiographical Fiction

This is the story of Nancy Kelsey, the first American woman in California, and an elemental part of that great state’s early ...Read Review