Reviews

  • A feast for the imagination . . . an enthralling adventure.

    Abi Elphinstone, author of Sky Song
  • This swashbuckling tale has it all - storms in jars, magic kraken bells, lost cities and a truly unique pirate ship. I loved it.

    Alex Bell, author of The Polar Bear Explorers' Club
  • You'll feel like you've travelled the world with Maria Kuzniar's immersive writing and engaging characters. . . Thrilling, exciting and intriguing and I can't wait for the next instalment!

    Rhiannon, Waterstones bookseller
  • Vibrant, fast-paced and full of exciting ideas. Looking forward to the next adventure.

    Jo B, Bookseller
  • An excellent adventure that is sure to steal the hearts of many young readers. The cover is just as lovely as the story inside.

    Nicole B, Netgalley reviewer
  • This incredible adventure has everything! A crew of fierce female pirates, treasure to be found, magic and a journey to a lost city. Myths, legends, hopes, dreams, family and friendship and finally feeling as though you belong. I want to belong to the family on The Ship of Shadows.

    Erin H, Librarian
  • I loved every moment of it and already can't wait for the next in the series.

    John M, Netgalley reviewer
  • I loved getting to know the characters in the book as they travel land and sea on their adventures. It is brilliantly written by Maria Kuzniar. This is a book for everyone who has dreams and is determined to follow them.

    Donna R, Netgalley reviewer