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Viewing Entry - A High Wind in Jamaica (E15598)
by Hughes, Richard

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Playing time for epub/audio formats : 7 hours 45 minutes


TitleA High Wind in Jamaica : [The Innocent Voyage]
Author / Responsible partyHughes, Richard
GenreAdventure stories, Sea stories, Historical fiction.
TopicsAdventure stories, Sea stories, Historical fiction. Family Saga
Intended AudienceAdult
PublisherVisAbility Ltd.


Set in the last century against a tropical landscape and the ever-present sea, A High Wind In Jamaica tells the story of a family of English children who, on being sent by their parents back to England from Jamaica, fall into the hands of pirates. As this voyage of innocence continues the events which unfold begin to take on a savagely detached and haunting quality.

Additional Information

System control numberE15598
Original Print PublisherGreat Britain : Triad/Panther Books, 1976
Narrator NameNarrated by Margaret Harris and recorded by Else Boon.
Participant or performer noteNarrated by Margaret Harris and recorded by Else Boon.
Narrators GenderFemale narrator