Nautical

Pasha

By Julian Stockwin - Published 2014

Genres:

MilitaryNautical

Having done their duty at Trafalgar (1805) and subsequently elsewhere, notably Curaçao, Captain Kydd and his frigate are recalled by the British Admiralty. ...Read Review

Treasure Island

By R. L. Stevenson - Published 2014

Genres:

Children/Young AdultNautical

The HNS magazine allows 300 words for a review, but Treasure Island really only needs four: a cracking good read. Two would also cover ...Read Review

The Great Race

By David Hill - Published 2014

Genres:

NauticalNonfiction

This a real tour de force, a must-read for anybody interested in the beginnings of European settlement in the Great South Land, Australia. ...Read Review

The Figurehead

By Bill Kirton - Published 2012

Genres:

Mystery/CrimeNautical

In 1840, Aberdeen on an early morning, the body of shipwright Jimmie Crombie is found on the beach as the tide recedes. While his ...Read Review

Rogues’ Nest

By Nick Smith - Published 2013

Genres:

AdventureNautical

Rogues’ Nest is a pirate-based adventure with all the ingredients of a swashbuckling read. First mate, the Englishman, Ormes, joins forces with Captain ...Read Review

Pirate: Privateer

By Tim Severin - Published 2014

Genres:

AdventureNautical

This fourth installment of Tim Severin’s Pirate series finds Hector Lynch and his companions plundering a Spanish wreck. Having promised his wife, ...Read Review

The Rising Tide

By Patrick Easter - Published 2014

Genres:

Mystery/CrimeNauticalThriller

Set in 1799, this is the third of Patrick Easter’s crime thrillers featuring Tom Pascoe, a former Royal Navy captain turned river surveyor ...Read Review

The Intended

By Sten Eirik - Published 2014

Genres:

NauticalRomance

The seas around the West Indies in the 18th century have long held the reputation of risk and violence, riches and slavery. This ...Read Review

The Torrid Zone

By Alaric Bond - Published 2014

Genres:

AdventureMilitaryNautical

War with France at the turn of the 19th century means conflict and intrigue on the high seas. HMS Scylla, led by Post ...Read Review

Run Them Ashore

By Adrian Goldsworthy - Published 2014

Genres:

AdventureMilitaryNautical

Run Them Ashore is the fifth book in a series by Goldsworthy set during the Napoleonic Wars. The hero, Hamish Williams, who has ...Read Review

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