Captured in the Caribbean

Adam Fletcher Adventure Series

Book 2
Seaport Publishing
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June 1766 – Havana, Cuba


Adam Fletcher begins a life-altering quest when he travels to help deliver cargo in the West Indies. Not long after the Carolina Gypsy arrives in the bustling port of Havana, Cuba, Adam ventures out on his own to track down a man who he has been told may have information about his father. 

His plans are complicated, however, when he ends up being taken hostage by the very men he hired as interpreters. 

When his shipmates receive a ransom letter, they launch a desperate search to find him, but meanwhile, Adam plots his own escape from the hands of his captors. Once he discovers who’s behind it all, he starts thinking that maybe he should have left well-enough alone instead of trying to dig up secrets that were buried in the past.

Captured in the Caribbean is the second book in the Adam Fletcher Adventure Series of historical fiction novels. If you like fast-moving adventures, impetuous young heroes, suspense-filled plots, and a dash of romance, then you'll love Sara Whitford's entertaining series! 

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About the author

 In her Adam Fletcher Adventure Series, author Sara Whitford weaves together colonial-era tales that incorporate true life (but often little known) historical facts with stories and characters inspired by her own decades of research.

She scribbles down Adam Fletcher’s latest adventures between homeschooling her teenage son and doing endless research.

Her author website is SaraWhitford.com

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Publisher
Seaport Publishing
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Published on
Sep 5, 2015
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Pages
262
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ISBN
9780986325250
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Language
English
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Genres
Fiction / Action & Adventure
Fiction / Historical / General
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