Are you looking for an adventure story filled with harrowing feats of survival set against an exciting historical background? Read on, as you will discover …

Something bad and scary is about to happen to Robert. He must make a choice, stay or run. He runs!

Fleeing from danger, Robert and his best friend Michael sneak aboard a ship and hide in a lifeboat, convinced they will start a new life at the next port. When they are found, the real trouble begins.

Trapped aboard a British Naval vessel, the boys must learn to endure a harsh life at sea and figure out how to get off without being shot as deserters.

Torrential storms, a terrorizing bully, a mysterious initiation, and an untimely death during a perilous rounding of Cape Horn fill their months with adventure. An unexpected chance to escape comes and the boys don’t waste a moment. It doesn’t take long for them to realize they have gotten themselves lost in a treacherous jungle.

Sickness plagues them. Spiders, snakes and lurking predators are there at every turn. Robert and Michael must learn to rely on their wits…if they want to survive.



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ISBN 978-1-949864-84-7 print 

978-1-949864-85-4 digital 

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