Books tagged: migrant ships

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POSH - a New Zealand novel
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 49,360. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
This series watches a small, terrified boy escape the ravages of squalid Victorian London. He stows away on a migrant sailing ship heading for the other side of the world. He escapes the predatory advances of a paedophile captain, and is adopted by an on-board family. The first book deals with terrible hardships experienced in the 1800's on these vermin packed ships heading for the colonies.
THE EMIGRANTS: The Brothers Five
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 121,550. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2012 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
It was not really a choice – starve, emigrate or be transported! Face death by drowning, disease or fire. Steal a loaf of bread and hang or be transported to the same colonies anyway… but in chains. The Emigrants is the thrilling tale of the brutality and cruelty of life at the time, the challenging story of migration to the colonies... and the hope, desire and love that traveled with them.