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By John Danielski

1810: The Royal army of serious Britain is all that stands among Napoleon and absolute domination of Europe. Royal Marine Captain Thomas Pennywhistle is assigned to HMS energetic, a part of a small squadron of frigates within the Adriatic Sea. It’s thought of a sideshow theatre of the battle, yet on these waters, one of many maximum naval battles of the age may be fought.
As a Marine, Pennywhistle fights on land and sea. He leads his handful of guys first opposed to a battalion of Napoleon’s military and eventually opposed to the French fleet in all its poor grandeur, continually prime from front, battling not just with guns yet through the use of his wit – cool and analytical the place others are blinded by means of ardour.
Pennywhistle’s personal passions should be aroused by means of the gorgeous and fiercely autonomous Carlotta, and he'll be established through conflicts that make him query his inner most rules.
HMS lively will take Pennywhistle's degree. Will he degree up?

“Ambushed via the fascinating, charismatic, and intricate personality of Royal Marine Captain Thomas Pennywhistle, the reader of Active’s degree turns into a prepared captive to his grand adventures during this riveting nautical experience. Active’s degree instructions one’s consciousness and appreciate from Pennywhistle’s first act of private heroism to the ultimate act of fantastic selflessness. The writing is as powerful, forceful, and compelling because the good-looking marine himself. exciting, heart-warming, and excessive adequate to carry the novice’s realization in addition to the main difficult gourmet of interval army aspect, the intrigue and motion will depart the reader breathless for Pennywhistle’s subsequent adventure.”
– Thomas George, Antiquarian

“Meet a really awesome hero, Captain Thomas Pennywhistle. In Active’s degree, John Danielski brings to lifestyles the area of struggle on the time of the Napoleonic Wars in brilliant and certain writing in accordance with exhaustive and intelligently knowledgeable examine. along this, his ability in inventing and telling a rollicking solid story makes turning of the following web page inevitable. this primary novel brings a brand new and memorable writer to the area of naval fiction, one to be watched with willing curiosity within the future.”
– George Odam, Professor Emeritus bathtub Spa University

“An fascinating, fast paced, naval swashbuckler with brilliant writing that makes you're feeling you're dwelling each broadside, sword diminish, and musket shot. The motion is powerful and unremitting, the plot twists are sharp and spectacular, the characters strong and strongly learned. The critical personality, Thomas Pennywhistle, exhibits lines of Sharpe, Hornblower, and Darcy, but emerges as a particular, complicated character valuable of your complete recognition. this can be a actual web page turner; be ready for sleepless nights.”
– James Taylor, Ph.D. Southern University

“This isn't just a wild, fringe of your seat nautical story for males, yet a powerfully passionate and desirable love tale that ladies will take pleasure in from begin to end. The hero, Tom Pennywhistle, whereas definitely courageous, imaginitive, and continually beautiful you along with his feats, is additionally a shockingly deep, reflective, and a bit of crafty personality with a gloomy facet. Carlotta, the article of Pennywhistle’s admiration, is a robust, able, self sufficient woman who exemplifies nice sensitivity to a woman’s perspective. it truly is fresh to work out a heroine who's efficient and never a trifling damsel in misery who exists just to be installed jeopardy after which rescued. The endearing chemistry among hero and heroine leaves you in consistent worry for the survival in their destiny. not able to prevent on the finish of every bankruptcy, i made a decision the writer should have hired as but undiscovered examining pheromones!”
– Sandi Lindstrom

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