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Gideon Defoe
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Gideon Defoe is the author of The Pirates! In An Adventure With Scientists, The Pirates! In An Adventure With Ahab, The Pirates! In an Adventure with Communists, and The Pirates! In an Adventure with Napoleon. You could be forgiven for thinking that he is a bit of a one-trick pony.  He lives in London.

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The Pirates!: In an Adventure with the Romantics

Written by Gideon Defoe


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: August 21, 2012
Price: $14.95

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The Pirates!: In an Adventure with the Romantics

Written by Gideon Defoe


Format: eBook, 320 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: August 21, 2012
Price: $11.99

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Also available as an unabridged audiobook download and a trade paperback.

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The Pirates! Band of Misfits (Movie Tie-in Edition)
An Adventure with Scientists & An Adventure with Ahab
Written by Gideon Defoe


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: April 3, 2012
Price: $14.95

Adventure? Yes, more than one! Derring-do? Yes! Storms? Sea monsters? Rival pirates? Of course! Cameos by frequently anachronistic historical figures? You betcha! All that and more.

Not since Moby-Dick. . . . No, not since Treasure Island. . . . Actually, not since Jonah and the Whale has there been a group... Read more >
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The Pirates! In an Adventure with Napoleon
A Novel
Written by Gideon Defoe


Format: eBook
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: May 19, 2009
Price: $9.99

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The Pirates! In an Adventure with Napoleon

Written by Gideon Defoe


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: July 13, 2010
Price: $13.95

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The Pirates! An Adventure with Scientists & An Adventure with Ahab

Written by Gideon Defoe


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: June 20, 2006
Price: $11.00

The first two books in Gideon Defoe’s laugh-out-loud series The Pirates! are now combined, back-to-back, in a specially designed paperback.

In an Adventure with Scientists
, featuring the greatest sea-faring hero of all time, the immortal Pirate Captain, while searching for some major pirate booty, mistakenly attacks the young Charles Darwin's Beagle... Read more >

The Pirates!
An Adventure with Scientists & An Adventure with Ahab
Written by Gideon Defoe


Format: eBook, 240 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: February 10, 2010
Price: $7.99

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The Pirates! In an Adventure with Communists
A Novel
Written by Gideon Defoe


Format: eBook, 176 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: January 20, 2010
Price: $8.99

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Also available as a trade paperback.

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The Pirates! In an Adventure with Communists
A Novel
Written by Gideon Defoe


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: July 8, 2008
Price: $9.95

London, 1840: Wagner's latest opera plays to packed houses while disgruntled workers gather in crowded pubs to eat ice cream and plan the downfall of the bourgeoisie. Meanwhile, the Pirate Captain finds himself incarcerated at Scotland Yard, in a case of mistaken identity.

Discovering that his doppelgänger is none other than Karl... Read more >
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The Pirates! In an Adventure with Ahab
A novel
Written by Gideon Defoe


Format: eBook, 160 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: February 10, 2010
Price: $9.99

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