Hostage on the Nighthawk

Hostage on the Nighthawk A yellow fever outbreak causes Theodoric Wakefield and his family to change boats When they discover the new one is a pirate ship he must slip away and enlist his uncle William Penn to save everyone

  • Title: Hostage on the Nighthawk
  • Author: Dave Jackson Neta Jackson
  • ISBN: 9780764222658
  • Page: 334
  • Format: Paperback
  • A yellow fever outbreak causes Theodoric Wakefield and his family to change boats When they discover the new one is a pirate ship, he must slip away and enlist his uncle William Penn to save everyone Ages 8 12.

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    • Susanna Sanford says:

      I found this book almost free at a used bookstore and noticed the history coincided with my kids current history lessons. I added it as a read aloud. We loved it. We found it engaging, filled with life lessons but also peppered with surprisingly accurate history narratives. To be fair, I am a sucker for any story that includes William Penn and the Quakers. The boys loved the pirate aspect. It benefited me in that it included some parts with historical facts- colonial America, current political t [...]

    • Jen says:

      My daughter read this. I was pleasantly surprised at the historical accuracy around this piece of fiction, and how it all tied into following Jesus Christ. Loved the moral at the end of the story. I think this author may become a favorite.

    • Jessica says:

      See the first book in the series (Spy for the Night Riders) for a full review.

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