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The Pirate's Daughter

(2007)
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In 1946, a storm-wrecked boat carrying Hollywood's most famous swashbuckler arrived dramatically in Jamaica, and the glamorous world of 1940s Hollywood converged with that of a small West Indian society. After a long and storied career on the silver screen, Errol Flynn spent much of the last years of his life on a small island off of Jamaica, throwing parties and sleeping with increasingly younger girls. Spanning two generations of women whose destinies become inextricably linked with the Hollywood star, The Pirate's Daughter tells the provocative history of a vanished era, of uncommon kinships, compelling attachments, betrayal, and atonement in a paradisal, tropical setting. May, the illegitimate daughter of Errol Flynn, belongs neither to the emerging black nation of Jamaica nor to the white, expatriate society on the island. Her mother, Ida, romantically adventurous, dreams of a bigger more glamorous world than that of her small seaside town. For them both, trying to find the right way to live their lives is about discovering who they are and where they truly belong. As adept with Jamaican vernacular as she is at revealing the internal machinations of a fading and bloated matinee idol, in this culturally sensitive and delightful novel, Margaret Cezair-Thompson weaves a saga of a mother and daughter finding their way in a nation struggling to rise to the challenge of independence.

 
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Hardback Editions

December 2008 : UK Hardback
Title: The Pirate's Daughter
Author(s): Margaret Cezair-Thompson
ISBN: 0-7505-2965-2 / 978-0-7505-2965-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Magna Large Print Books
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November 2007 : UK Hardback
Title: The Pirate's Daughter
Author(s): Margaret Cezair-Thompson
ISBN: 0-7553-4357-3 / 978-0-7553-4357-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Headline Review
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October 2007 : USA Hardback
Title: The Pirate's Daughter
Author(s): Margaret Cezair-Thompson
ISBN: 1-932961-40-2 / 978-1-932961-40-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Unbridled Books
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Paperback Editions

August 2008 : USA Paperback
Title: The Pirate's Daughter: A Novel
Author(s): Margaret Cezair-Thompson
ISBN: 0-8129-7942-7 / 978-0-8129-7942-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Random House Trade Paperbacks
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June 2008 : UK Paperback
Title: The Pirate's Daughter
Author(s): Margaret Cezair-Thompson
ISBN: 0-7553-4359-X / 978-0-7553-4359-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Headline Review
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

June 2008 : UK Paperback
Title: The Pirate's Daughter
Author(s): Margaret Cezair-Thompson
ISBN: 0-7553-4437-5 / 978-0-7553-4437-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Headline Review
Availability: Amazon UK   

November 2007 : UK Paperback
Title: The Pirate's Daughter
Author(s): Margaret Cezair-Thompson
ISBN: 0-7553-4358-1 / 978-0-7555-9813-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Headline Review
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Audio Editions

January 2012 : USA Audio edition
Title: The Pirate's Daughter
Author(s): Margaret Cezair-Thompson
Publisher: John Murray
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January 2012 : UK Audio edition
Title: The Pirate's Daughter
Author(s): Margaret Cezair-Thompson
Publisher: John Murray
Availability: Amazon UK   

January 2009 : UK Audio Cassette
Title: The Pirate's Daughter
Author(s): Margaret Cezair-Thompson
ISBN: 0-7531-4089-6 / 978-0-7531-4089-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: ISIS Audio Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   

January 2009 : UK Audio CD
Title: The Pirate's Daughter
Author(s): Margaret Cezair-Thompson
ISBN: 0-7531-4090-X / 978-0-7531-4090-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: ISIS Audio Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   

October 2008 : USA Audio edition
Title: The Pirate's Daughter
Author(s): Margaret Cezair-Thompson
Publisher: Recorded Books
Availability: Amazon   

July 2008 : UK Audio CD
Title: The Pirate's Daughter
Author(s): Margaret Cezair-Thompson
ISBN: 0-7553-7501-7 / 978-0-7553-7501-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Headline Review
Availability: Amazon UK   

July 2008 : UK Audio CD
Title: The Pirate's Daughter
Author(s): Margaret Cezair-Thompson
ISBN: 1-4055-0564-8 / 978-1-4055-0564-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Hachette Audio
Availability: Amazon UK   

2008 : USA Audio CD
Title: Pirate's Daughter
Author(s): Margaret Cezair-Thompson
ISBN: 1-4361-1485-3 / 978-1-4361-1485-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Recorded Books
Availability: Amazon   

2007 : USA Audio Cassette
Title: Pirate's Daughter
Author(s): Margaret Cezair-Thompson
ISBN: 1-4361-1483-7 / 978-1-4361-1483-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: RecordedBooks
Availability: Amazon   

2007 : USA Audio CD
Title: Pirate's Daughter
Author(s): Margaret Cezair-Thompson
ISBN: 1-4361-1486-1 / 978-1-4361-1486-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: RecordedBooks
Availability: Amazon   

Kindle Editions

November 2010 : UK Kindle edition
Title: The Pirate's Daughter
Author(s): Margaret Cezair-Thompson
Publisher: Tinder Press
Availability: Amazon UK   

October 2007 : Canada Kindle edition
Title: The Pirate's Daughter
Author(s): Margaret Cezair-Thompson
Publisher: Unbridled Books
Availability: Amazon CA   



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