Caroline Caaaarlson's smaaaart, funny high-seas trilogy, complete with talking gaaaargoyle, is off to a great staaaart..
~ recommended October, 2013
Hilary Westfield has always dreamed of being a pirate. There's only one problem: the Very Nearly Honorable League of Pirates refuses to let any girl join their ranks. But Hilary is not the kind of girl to take no for answer. To escape a life at her stuffy finishing school, Hilary sets out in search of her own seaworthy adventure.