After finally being reunited with their father, Louise and Benjamin are dreaming of adventure, but Captain Roc has left them in the care of the landlord of the Black Octopus instead. Goodbye swordfights and pirates – hello bucket, brush and chores! The twins aren’t ready to accept this fate just yet. If adventure won’t come to them, then they’ll go to it! The true nature of Captain Roc is questioned and new characters are introduced in this mysterious and exciting episode. Can the twins return to life on the high seas?
About the Author
Alain Surget is a professor of history as well as a prolific novelist. He started writing plays and poetry at the early age of 14, then went on to write over 130 novels and other books. Many of these are set in Ancient Egypt, or have animal conservation as their theme. Alain is married with three children and lives in Gap, France. Despite writing about the sea in the Jolly Roger series of novels, he rarely sets foot in it, preferring life in the mountains.