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A high wind in Jamaica  Cover Image Book Book

A high wind in Jamaica / Richard Hughes ; introduction by Francine Prose.


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.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780940322158
  • ISBN: 0940322153
  • Physical Description: xii, 279 pages ; 21 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : New York Review Books, 1999.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally published: The innocent voyage. Boston : Harper, 1929.
Subject: Children > Fiction.
Pirates > Fiction.
Jamaica > Fiction.
Genre: Sea stories.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Skagit Evergreen Libraries. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at La Conner Swinomish Library District. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at La Conner Regional Library.


  • 0 current holds with 1 total copy.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
La Conner Regional Library FIC HUGHES 110439 FICTION Available -

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