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Subject: Any pirate/buccaneer recs???
Date Posted: 6/26/2008 7:07 PM ET
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So lately I have been obsessed with books about pirates/buccaneers/privateers. I really like books that are full of adventure, and I actually prefer when they are unrealistic!!!! I loved Lovesong, Windsong, and Nightsong by Valerie Sherwood, so something along those lines would be great!!! Older bodice-ripper type book recommendations are welcome!!
Date Posted: 6/26/2008 9:37 PM ET
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I remember Passion's Ransome by Bettina Krahn as being fun and a bit bodice-rippery.

Date Posted: 6/26/2008 9:58 PM ET
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I liked Pirates by Linda Lael Miller- it has a time-travel element to it.

Date Posted: 6/26/2008 11:26 PM ET
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Gentle Rogue by Johanna Lindsey has a "retired" pirate as a main character.

Date Posted: 6/26/2008 11:28 PM ET
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I love these type of books.  Here are some of my favorites.

Marsha Canham:

Across the Moonlit Sea (part one of series)

The Iron Rose (part two of series)

The Wind and The Sea (this one is hard to find)

 

The Windflower by Sharon Curtis (hard to find, but I loved it)

Once a Pirate by Susan Grant ( a wonderful time-travel)

The Perils of the Heart by Jennifer Ashley (not a pirate but, it is on the high seas)

A Pirate of Her Own and Master of Seduction by Kinley MacGregor

Charm School by Susan Wiggs (not  a pirate but, very good)

 

 

 



Last Edited on: 6/26/08 11:33 PM ET - Total times edited: 2
Date Posted: 6/26/2008 11:52 PM ET
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On a Wicked Wind by Linda Jones - Time Travel, a fun book.

The Price of Pleasure by Kresley Cole

The Pirate Lord by Sabrina Jeffries

A Pirate's Love by Johanna Lindsey

Date Posted: 6/27/2008 12:25 AM ET
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I have a book called Pirate's bride by Katherine Stone I believe but I havn't read it yet, anyway it's got Quintana Teach in it which us pirate lovers may remember to be Blackbeard's daughter.

Date Posted: 6/27/2008 12:36 AM ET
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Everything Sherron listed:P

Date Posted: 6/27/2008 10:26 AM ET
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Sounds great, Im excited!! Thank you everyone
Date Posted: 6/27/2008 1:32 PM ET
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The Care and Feeding of Pirates and The Pirate Next Door both by Jennifer Ashley

Lady Pirate by Lynsay Sands was also fun

Date Posted: 6/27/2008 3:40 PM ET
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Here's a listing at AAR (All About Romance)....

http://www.likesbooks.com/pirates.html