In 1920 Rebecca and Doug MacKenzie leave Shanghai aboard their uncle’s ship the Expedient, hoping for news of their missing parents, who have mysteriously disappeared. In this tale of adventure and intrigue they learn of an ancient guild and a dark secret. They encounter terrifying bloodthirsty pirates, submarines and deadly torpedoes. Doug’s sketches, excerpts from Rebecca’s diary, archival documents and photos enhance this action-filled sea-and-land saga.
Recommended age: 13+