A story of love, treachery, perseverance, and cherry cake
Winner of the 2012 BMO Winterset Award
Winner of the 2014 Bruneau Family Award for Children's & Young Adult Literature
When an underhanded sea captain gets the better of him, Jack is sent to work on Slave Islands and his wife Mary is turn out of their home. Resolute, Mary disguises herself as a man, ships aboard a vessel, and sets out to rescue Jack and restore their fortunes.
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and its Department of Tourism, Culture, Industry and Innovation