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Fish

Fish

ISBN: 0545116325

Title: Fish

Author: Gregory Mone

KDL Description:

TEEN MONE

Eleven-year-old Fish, seeking a way to help his family financially, becomes a reluctant cabin boy on a pirate ship, where he soon makes friends and enemies and is asked to help decipher clues that might lead to a legendary treasure.

Amazon Description:

The exciting adventure of a resourceful boy who discovers his hidden gift as a fortune-hunting pirate.

Fish—nicknamed for his incredible swimming abilities—is a twelve-year-old boy from a poor farming family. After taking a job as a courier for his uncle, Fish is waylaid by pirates, who steal the package he’s carrying. He soon learns that it’s the key to locating the Chain of Chuacar, a legendary treasure.

As he works to earn the trust of Cobb, the fortune-hunting captain of the Scurvy Mistress, Fish learns of a mutiny headed by a nasty pirate called Scab. With time running out to find the Chain, Fish and some fellow shipmates still loyal to Cobb must thwart Scab’s dastardly plan.