The Ghost Pirates
Publish date: 1981
Publisher: Sphere Books Limited
Pages no: 139
Edition language: English
, Science Fiction
, Weird Fiction
Who can resist a book titled GHOST PIRATES? Unfortunately I thought it was pretty boring. Okay, the ghosts kill people! Let's move on!
A voyage on a sailing ship is beset by ghostly happenings that impinge more and more upon the daily life of the crew. I thought it would be just my cup of tea but, all in all, it didn't really work for me. Such a story as this needs a well crafted atmosphere and a careful buildup of tension that I f...