Home Alone meets Treasure Island in this swashbuckling pirate adventure.
Pirate Boy lives on a ship with two wicked pirates who treat him badly. As soon as he gets the chance he escapes with their boat to a fabulous deserted island. Here his adventures really begin. Pirate Boy loves life on his island but he knows that soon the bad pirates will come searching for their ship and revenge! But our Pirate Boy is brave and resourceful. With traps and tricks he soon outwits the mean pirates.
John read Theology at Cambridge and is self-taught in writing and illustrating. He worked on The Daily Gleaner in Kingston, Jamaica in 1987 and also at the British Museum where he drew Oriental objects. His first book, Little Bean, was published by HarperCollins in 1996. He lives in Brighton with his wife and children.More about John Wallace