From swords and sails, to parrots and wooden legs, pirates needed a lot of kit to keep sailing the seas. Young readers can satisfy their curiousity about pirates in this safe, accessible text about all the gear needed to be a real swashbuckler.
Rosalyn Tucker is a children's book author and a lover of history. She enjoys learning about a person's past, and what circumstances lead ordinary people to do extraordinary things. She lives in southern Minnesota, with her husband and Goldendoodle.