The Pirates Next Door

Author: Jonny Duddle
Publisher: Candlewick Press
ISBN: 9780763658427
Release Date: 2012
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

When a pirate family moves into her quiet seaside town during ship repairs, young Matilda defies the edicts of the gossiping adults in the community to befriend young pirate Jim Lad, in a story that features themes about acceptance and first impressions.

The Pirates Next Door

Author: Jonny Duddle
Publisher: Templar Publishing
ISBN: 9781783703326
Release Date: 2018-02-08
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

When pirate family the Jolley-Rogers move to Dull on Sea, rumours of shocking behaviour start spreading around the town. Only young Matilda can’t wait to meet the fascinating new family next door! The first sensationally swashbuckling book in Jonny Duddle’s bestselling Jolley-Rogers series.

The Pirates Next Door Sound Book

Author: Jonny Duddle
Publisher:
ISBN: 1848772343
Release Date: 2013
Genre: Picture books for children

When a pirate family move to a quiet seaside town rumours start amongst the nervous neighbours. All except Matilda who defies the grown-ups and makes friends with the youngest pirate son. When the pirate family finally leave, the villagers realise they have been wrong to judge and Matilda feels sad that her friend has gone.

The Pirates of Scurvy Sands

Author: Jonny Duddle
Publisher: Candlewick Press
ISBN: 9780763692933
Release Date: 2018-08-07
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Jonny Duddle's swashbuckling sequel to the best-selling The Pirates Next Door This summer, Matilda is going on vacation with her friends the Jolley-Rogers. Their destination is the island of Scurvy Sands, a favorite destination for pirates. When Matilda arrives, the swashbuckling residents are none too impressed with her. She has clean clothes and doesn't smell like she's been at sea for six months -- it's clear she's no pirate. But when Matilda discovers the secret of the legendary treasure of Scurvy Sands, the pirates decide that maybe some landlubbers aren't so bad after all!

The Pirate Cruncher

Author: Jonny Duddle
Publisher: Candlewick Press
ISBN: 9780763648763
Release Date: 2010
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

A mysterious old pirate lures a group of rowdy sailors to an island with buried treasure, but there is a surprise awaiting them when they get there.

The King of Space

Author: Jonny Duddle
Publisher: Candlewick Press
ISBN: 9780763664350
Release Date: 2013
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Rex, a boy from a moog farm, is determined to become the King of Space, and with the help of an unspuspecting classmate builds an arsenal of warbots, conquers the Western Spiral, and crowns himself king, which brings him unwanted attention.

The Jolley Rogers and the Cave of Doom

Author: Jonny Duddle
Publisher: Candlewick Press
ISBN: 9780763689094
Release Date: 2016-08-02
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Matilda, Jim Lad, and the Jolley-Rogers are drawn to a mysterious cave and bewitched by a magical haul of treasure.

The Pirates

Author: Gideon Defoe
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 1400077508
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Fiction

After the Pirate Captain joins forces with a young scientist to save his brother from the evil Bishop of Oxford, he sets sail in a new ship on a quest to capture the Dastardly White Whale, hoping to gain the reward promised by Captain Ahab.

How I Became a Pirate

Author: Melinda Long
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0152018484
Release Date: 2003
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Jeremy Jacob joins Braid Beard and his pirate crew and finds out about pirate language, pirate manners, and other aspects of their life.

No Pirates Allowed Said Library Lou

Author: Rhonda Gowler Greene
Publisher: Sleeping Bear Press
ISBN: 9781627530095
Release Date: 2013-04-15
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

At Seabreezy Library, things were just right. / Booklovers were cozy. The sky was blue-bright / when--Shiver me timbers!--through Seabreezy's door / stormed big Pirate Pete and his parrot, Igor! Argh!! Things are looking--and smelling!!--a little fishy at Seabreezy Library. When the big X on Pirate Pete's treasure map leads him and his parrot-sidekick Igor to believe buried treasure is hidden at the library, the patrons are quaking in their shoes. But never fear! Library Lou, Seabreezy's librarian-extraordinaire, is as cool as a cucumber and knows how to handle an irate pirate or two. She knows exactly where the treasure is buried. But first she needs to help Pirate Pete and Igor get a handle on their hygiene, brush up on library etiquette, and then tackle learning their letters. And that will lead them to the treasure that can always be found at the library.

Gigantosaurus

Author: Jonny Duddle
Publisher: John Donald
ISBN: 1848771630
Release Date: 2014-02-01
Genre: Dinosaurs

All young dinosaurs are warned about the scary Gigantosaurus so Bonehead volunteers to be the dino-kids lookout. Unfortunately, he is the original boy-dinosaur who cried wolf, or in this case, GIGANTOSAURUS Finally, Bonehead's friends refuse to believe his warnings and the Gigantosaurus really turns up

Pirates Go to School

Author: Corinne Demas
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 9780545206297
Release Date: 2011
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

A rhyming tale of pirates who go to school accompanied by their parrots, learn arithmetic and letters, and want to hear sea stories at storytime.