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The true confessions of Charlotte Doyle

by Avi 1937-
Published by : Harper Trophy (New York, N.Y.) Physical details: 229 p. ill. 20 cm. ISBN:0380728850.
Subject(s): Sea stories.
Year: 1990
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As the lone "young lady" on a transatlantic voyage in 1832, Charlotte learns that the captain is murderous and the crew rebellious. The "Seahawk" looms against a darkening sky. Manned by an angry, motley crew at the mercy of a ruthless captain, the ship reeks of despair and mutiny! It is no place for the lone passenger, 13-year-old Charlotte Doyle, yet for her there is no turning back. But from her seemingly powerless position, Charlotte dares to become the center of a deadly voyage that will challenge her courage, her loyalties and her very will to survive.