Blackbeard: The Birth of America – Samuel Marquis – Kirkus Reviews Starred Review

“Overall, this is a thoroughly researched book that finely draws the pirate life; one can almost smell the bilge and salt air and taste the rum. An engrossing and historically grounded yarn.”–Kirkus Reviews

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Blackbeard: The Birth Of America – Kirkus Reviews Starred Review

Samuel Marquis Writer’s Digest: Writing Great Historical Fiction: Stick to the Real History While Sustaining a Crisp Pace

If you’re an aspiring historical-fiction author, check out my latest in Writer’s Digest. You just might learn a trick or two. Writing Great Historical Fiction: Stick to the Real History While Sustaining a Crisp Pace Writer’s Digest – Samuel Marquis – Writing Great Historical Fiction – 300th Anniversary of Blackbeard’s Death #Blackbeard #HistoricalFiction #suspense #pirates #amwriting #newsrelease

The Real Blackbeard The Pirate – Samuel Marquis – Historical-Fiction.com

Who, Truly, Was #Blackbeard, And From Whence Did He Come? Will The Real Pirate Commodore Please Stand Up? By Samuel Marquis, Ninth Great-Grandson of Captain Kidd. Was Blackbeard a Robin-Hood-Like American Patriot or Villainous Cutthroat? Check out the real story from samuelmarquisbooks.com and @Sammarquisbooks on @histfic! #pirates #historicalfiction #newrelease http://ow.ly/636v30iqlXj

Samuel Marquis, Ninth Great-Grandson of Captain Kidd, Releases Blackbeard: The Birth of America

For Readers Who Like History and Historical Fiction. Blackbeard: The Birth of America tells the true story of Edward Thache, the Robin-Hood-like American patriot & most famous pirate of all time, as well as the British Crown’s Governor Spotswood, who illegally hunted him down. I am the Ninth Great-Grandson of Privateer Captain William Kidd and love a good sea roving yarn. Just don’t call my ancestor a pirate. https://www.amazon.com/Blackbeard-Birth-America-Samuel-Marquis/dp/1943593213/ref=tmm_pap_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr=

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Blackbeard: The Birth of America -The True Story of an American Patriot

Did you know that the legendary Blackbeard was an American patriot fighting a war against an oppressive British Crown and one of America’s greatest antiheroes? Blackbeard: The Birth of America tells the true story of Edward Thache, the Robin-Hood-like patriot & most famous pirate of all time, and Virginia’s British Governor Spotswood, who illegally hunted him down.

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