Blackbeard: The Birth of America – Winner Historical Fiction 2018 Beverly Hills Book Awards

Thrilled to announce that Blackbeard: The Birth of America is the 2018 Winner for Historical Fiction at the Beverly Hills Book Awards, Mount Sopris Publishing. Yesterday, Nov. 22, 2018, was the 300th anniversary of the murder of this notorious Jamaican-American seaman at the hands of Alexander Spotswood and the overreaching British Empire! http://beverlyhillsbookawards.com/7th-BHBA-Winners-and-Fina… … #BestSellers #historical #suspense #Hollywood #History #Thrillers

Blackbeard: The Birth of America – Blackbeard: American Patriot? 300th Anniversary of Edward Thache’s Death

Today marks the 300th anniversary of the death of Blackbeard—the Robin-Hood-like American patriot and notorious privateer-turned-pirate, who lorded over the Atlantic seaboard and Caribbean during the Golden Age of Piracy chronicled in my historical fiction novel Blackbeard: The Birth of America. Hoist a glass in his honor, mateys, and if at some point you would like to know more about this American anti-hero, check out my article on the real man–not the badly misrepresented and misunderstood figure of myth and legend! Blackbeard: American Patriot?

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

Check out the rest of this Starred Review from Kirkus Reviews for my new historical novel, Blackbeard: The Birth of America.

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=

http://amzn.to/2nirsea samuelmarquisbooks.com

#pirates #historicalfiction #suspense #thrillers #colonialamerica