Price of Pleasure
Pocket, Jul 2004, 6.99
In 1850, a storm wrecks the ship Serendipity. Young Victoria Dearbourne, her mom and her pragmatic companion Miss Cammy Scott survive the disaster having been shipwrecked on a deserted island. Not long afterward, Victoria's mom dies from her injuries.
Eight years later, Victoria's grandfather hired Captain Grant Sutherland to learn if any of his relatives survived and if so to bring them home. Nine se... The Captain of All Pleasures
Nicole Lassiter has been raised aboard her father's ship, her mother having died when she was a toddler. She's just been kicked out of finishing school (again) and comes home intending to aid her father in the global, Great Circle Race. She dresses as a boy and goes to the seedy bar where her father is investigating sabotage of some ships which were preparing for the race.
Captain Derek Sutherland, her father's most bitter enemy, sees her there. He's ...