Book Details

There is no escape from responsibility,

even on vacation.

Time travel, lost pirates and annoying little brothers!

Join the exciting adventure that has been recognized by Foreword Reviews and Reader's Favorite Reviews as an outstanding work of juvenile fiction!

Finalist in the Foreword Review Book of the Year Contest 2011

Gold Medal Award in the Reader's Favorite Reviews Book Award Contest 2011

There is no escape from responsibility, even on vacation.

That doesn’t stop 13 year-old Rachel from trying. A day of surfing (away from her brothers!) unfolds into the greatest adventure of her life.

Voyage the high seas as Rachel is kidnapped by a ship of lost pirates that cannot decide if Rachel is their guide to safety . . .or their doom.

The Pirate Bride is an original story from the imagination of ten year-old Anna McKinley and filled with beautiful illustrations by artist Jerry Bennett.

Funny, moving, and thoughtful, it will enthrall readers of all ages as they discover with Rachel that family can be the greatest treasure.

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About the Author

Ryan McKinley

Ryan McKinley is an author from Edmond, OK. His first novel, The Pirate Bride, is a collaboration with his daughter, Anna, and Oklahoma City artist Jerry Bennett.

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