Gutsy girls and strong women make up the diverse and appealing crew of a pirate ship that battles intrigue and deadly monsters in an action-filled fantasy adventure.
Lintang is an island girl who longs for daring and danger. When she meets the feared pirate Captain Shafira and her all-female crew, Lintang is determined to join them. Secrets within secrets, life-or-death battles with spectacular monsters, and hair’s breadth escapes keep readers turning the pages of a story populated by women of color who are fighters, adventurers, and leaders.---from the publisher
368 pages 978-1328460301 Ages 10-12
Keywords: fantasy, action/adventure, girl power, pirates, battles, mythical creatures, sirens, secrets, diversity, diverse books, Southeast Asian culture, Indonesian myths, Western folklore, 10 year old, 11 year old, 12 year old