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Monday, June 22, 2015

A Piratical Giveaway

One day to go before the release of THE WAND & THE SEA into bookshops and libraries everywhere! Tomorrow I'll be giving away free copies, but until then, here's another giveaway for a superfun pirate book.

This fun-filled book purports to be the "journal" of one Captain William Lubber, who sailed to find the notorious pirate Arabella Drummond. More than just a story, this book has all the cool stuff you expect from the popular 'Ology series (info per

  • a stunning cover bearing a working compass and glittering gems
  • treasure map with a missing piece--for the canny reader to find
  • multiple flaps, maps, charts, and booklets harboring codes and clues
  • intricate drawings of ships’ interiors
  • a packet of gold dust
  • a pocket sundial
  • a cache of pirate letters, pieces of eight, and a jewel as a final reward

Sound like a blast? Enter below and I'll send the winner his/her very own copy of Pirateology!

a Rafflecopter giveaway


  1. Congrats on the upcoming release! So excited!

  2. Tomorrow will be very exciting! Congrats. Thanks for this generous giveaway. I love the -ology books.

    1. Me too, Rosi! I love books with stuff in them--flaps, letters, etc.

  3. I love reading the -ology books and now I can't wait to read the pirate one.

    1. Those books give me a great feeling of discovery when I'm reading them!