A High Wind in Jamaica

A High Wind in Jamaica

Book - 1999
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Presents the story of children sent to England after a hurricane destroys their parents' Jamaican estate; after a pirate attack, the children are accidentally placed on a pirate vessel, and they adjust to life on the pirate ship.
Publisher: New York : New York Review Books, 1999
ISBN: 9780940322158
0940322153
Branch Call Number: FICTION HUGHES RICHARD
Characteristics: 279 p. ; 21 cm

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SteveDudley
Nov 16, 2017

Good book, but creepy. Quite dark. Disney meets Stephen King.

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macierules
Dec 06, 2012

Written in 1929 - written about childhood but not for children. This book is on the Modern Library's List of top 100 novels.

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whiteshadow13 Jun 15, 2012

whiteshadow13 thinks this title is suitable for 18 years and over

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