(From the publisher):
In a blind rage, King James, ex-slave and now Thomas Marlowe's comrade in arms, slaughters the crew of a slave ship and makes himself the most wanted man in Virginia. The governor gives Marlowe a choice: hunt James down and bring him back to hang or lose everything Marlowe has built for himself and his wife, Elizabeth.
Marlowe sets off in pursuit of the ex-slave turned pirate, struggling to maintain control over his crew and following James's trail of destruction. But Marlowe is not James's only threat, as factions aboard James's own ship vie for control and betrayal stalks him to the shores of Africa.
Original title: The Blackbirder
Genre: Fiction→ Adventure→ Military and Naval Adventure