On Stranger Tides

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Ace Books, 1987 - Fiction - 325 pages
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In 1718, John Chandagnac, a bookkeeper and puppeteer, uwittingly sails into the company of Blackbeard the pirate, encounters zombie-crewed wrecks, and is caught up in a search for the Fountain of Youth

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The entire time I was reading On Stranger Tides, the soundtrack of Pirates of the Caribbean was stuck in my head. And with good reason. This is basically a more intelligent, more creative version of ... Read full review

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How could I resist a book about pirates, zombies, voodoo, and sailing on the high seas? I didn’t, of course. I love a good swordfight aboard a sailing ship on a tumultuous sea and there are plenty in ... Read full review


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Tim Powers is the author of numerous novels, including "Last Call", "Declare", "Three Days to Never", and "On Stranger Tides", the inspiration for the blockbuster film "Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides", starring Johnny Depp and Pen?lope Cruz. Powers lives in San Bernardino, California.

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