A deadly pursuit across the Pacific, an elusive, savage figure dealing in a barbaric trade, six of Norfolk Island's most notorious prisoners and a tribe of cannibals in the New Hebrides, conspire to make this a hair-raising, heart-stopping, swashbuckling and, ultimately, life-threatening adventure for Kit Killigrew, R.N. and the crew of HMS Tisiphone.
Born in London, Jonathan Lunn started writing at the age of fifteen. He studied history at the University of Leicester, where he became involved in politics. He worked for six years as a spin doctor for the modern-day equivalent of the Whigs. He now lives in Bristol.