The Adventures of John Blake: Mystery of the Ghost Ship
Dependable, Intermediate, Young Adult, Philip Pullman, Fred Fordham, Technology, Science Fiction, Good Vs. Evil, Time Travel, Action, Comic
Serena is a teenager that is traveling the world by boat with her family when a sudden storm sends her overboard. She is rescued by John Blake and finds herself stuck on a time-traveling ghost ship with John and the rest of the crew. As Serena becomes more acquainted with the men on the boat, she learns the story behind how they came to be. She also learns about Carlos Dahlberg and the threat he and his technology pose to them and the rest of the world. With some help, John and the crew are able to thwart Dahlberg’s plans, while in one last desperate attempt to end his enemy, Dahlberg destroys his own corporation.
BYU ScholarsArchive Citation
Le Starge, Deborah
"The Adventures of John Blake: Mystery of the Ghost Ship,"
Children's Book and Media Review: Vol. 39
, Article 56.
Available at: https://scholarsarchive.byu.edu/cbmr/vol39/iss10/56