A Novel Based on a True Story
Her father traded away her youth.
Sea bandits stole her freedom.
She has one way to get them back:
Become the most powerful pirate in the world.
Pearl River Delta, 1801: Sold as a child to a floating brothel, 26-year-old Yang has finally bought herfreedom, only to be kidnapped by a brutal pirate gang and forced to marry their leader.
Dragged through stormy seas and lawless bandit havens, Yang must stay scrappy to survive. Sheembeds herself in the dark business of piracy, carving out her role against the resistance of powerfulbandit leaders and Cheung Po Tsai, her husband's flamboyant male concubine.
Caught between bitter rivals fighting for mastery over the pirates—and for her heart—Yang faces achoice between two things she never dreamed might be hers: power or love.
Based on real people and events, The Flower Boat Girl is the story of a young woman who, againstall odds, shaped history on her own terms.
Language : English
Paperback; 436 pages
Szie: 22.8 x 15.2 cm