Captain Blood

Captain BloodShort Description Peter Blood, an Irish physician and soldier in England in the 1680 s, is wrongly convicted of treason and sentenced to indentured slavery in the Caribbean He escapes and becomes the most feared pirate captain on the Spanish Main, but all the glory of his adventures cannot help hi

The Scarlet Pimpernel

The Scarlet PimpernelArmed with only his wits and his cunning, one man recklessly defies the French revolutionaries and rescues scores of innocent men, women, and children from the deadly guillotine His friends and foes know him only as the Scarlet Pimpernel But the ruthless French agent Chauvelin is sworn to discover

The Princess Bride

The Princess BrideWhat happens when the most beautiful girl in the world marries the handsomest prince of all time and he turns out to bewella lot less than the man of her dreams As a boy, William Goldman claims, he loved to hear his father read the S Morgenstern classic, The Princess Bride But as a grown up