HMS Privet has the reputation of being a cursed ship: every first lieutenant serving aboard her dies gruesomely. Lieutenant Daniel Leigh is determined to solve the mystery and volunteers for the... More > place himself, putting his life in desperate danger. Little does he suspect that he will fall in love with the captain, John Meadows, and end up fighting not only for his own life but for the soul of his lover, too.
Lieutenant Samuel Blackwood (deceased) - a Georgian ghost story and historical gay romance featuring a cursed ship, a vengeful ghost, a haunted captain and a very daring lieutenant.
Text: Emma Collingwood
Illustrations: Amandine de Villeneuve
Editor: Alex Beecroft< Less
HMS Dover prepares for her last journey, and so does Captain Ashley. After more than forty years at sea, all he longs for is a hopefully long retirement in the country, surrounded by his family and... More > dogs.
Unfortunately, there are rumours of a haunting aboard, and Captain Ashley knows only too well how the reputed presence of a ghost could influence the morale of his superstitious tars. Of course there are no such things as ghosts, only creaking floorboards, the rustling of rats helping themselves to the provisions and the wind blowing eerily in the rigging...
Naval ghost story, set in the Age of Sail.< Less