WorldCat Identities

Meyer, L. A. (Louis A.) 1942-

Overview
Works: 59 works in 346 publications in 2 languages and 31,152 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Adventure stories  Young adult works  Historical fiction  Sea stories  Spy stories  Children's audiobooks  Action and adventure fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Adapter
Classifications: PZ7.M9795, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by L. A Meyer
In the belly of the bloodhound : being an account of a particularly peculiar adventure in the life of Jacky Faber by L. A Meyer( Book )

13 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 2,651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jacky Faber and her classmates at the Lawson Peabody School for Young Girls in Boston are kidnapped while on a school outing and transported in the hold of a slave ship bound for the slave markets of North Africa
Mississippi Jack : being an account of the further waterborne adventures of Jacky Faber, midshipman, fine lady, and the Lily of the West by L. A Meyer( Book )

16 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 2,584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1806, the exploits of Jacky Faber continue as she heads west to avoid capture by the British and discovers adventure aboard a keelboat on the mighty Mississippi River
My bonny light horseman : being an account of the further adventures of Jacky Faber, in love and war by L. A Meyer( Book )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 2,522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While trying to run a respectable shipping business in 1806, teenaged Jacky Faber finds herself in France, spying for the British Crown in order to save her friends
Under the Jolly Roger : being an account of the further nautical adventures of Jacky Faber by L. A Meyer( Book )

18 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 2,404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1804, fifteen-year-old Jacky Faber heads back to sea where she gains control of a British warship and eventually becomes a privateer
Bloody Jack : being an account of the curious adventures of Mary "Jacky" Faber, Ship's Boy by L. A Meyer( Book )

27 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in English and French and held by 2,259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reduced to begging and thievery in the streets of London, a thirteen-year-old orphan disguises herself as a boy and connives her way onto a British warship set for high sea adventure in search of pirates
Curse of the blue tattoo : being an account of the misadventures of Jacky Faber, midshipman and fine lady by L. A Meyer( Book )

16 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 2,208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1803, after being exposed as a girl and forced to leave her ship, Jacky Faber finds herself attending school in Boston, where, instead of learning to be a lady, she battles her snobbish classmates, roams the city in search of adventure, and learns to ride a horse
Rapture of the deep : being an account of the further adventures of Jacky Faber, soldier, sailor, mermaid, spy by L. A Meyer( Book )

9 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 1,797 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1806, star-crossed lovers Jacky Faber and Jaimy Fletcher are kidnapped by British Naval Intelligence and forced to embark on yet another daring mission--this time to search for sunken Spanish gold off the Florida coast
Bloody Jack : being an account of the curious adventures of Mary "Jacky" Faber, Ship's Boy by L. A Meyer( Recording )

14 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reduced to begging and thievery in the streets of London, a thirteen-year-old orphan disguises herself as a boy and connives her way onto a British warship set for high sea adventure in search of pirates
The wake of the Lorelei Lee : being an account of the adventures of Jacky Faber on her way to Botany Bay by L. A Meyer( Book )

9 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 966 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Now rich, Jacky Faber has purchased the Lorelei Lee to carry passengers across the Atlantic, and believing she has been absolved of past sins against the Crown, she docks in London, where she is arrested and sentenced to life in the newly formed penal colony in Australia
Curse of the blue tattoo : being an account of the misadventures of Jacky Faber, midshipman and fine lady by L. A Meyer( Recording )

19 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 941 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1803, after being exposed as a girl and forced to leave her ship, Jacky Faber finds herself attending school in Boston, where, instead of learning to be a lady, she battles her snobbish classmates, roams the city in search of adventure, and learns to ride a horse
The mark of the golden dragon : being an account of the further adventures of Jacky Faber, jewel of the East, vexation of the West, and pearl of the South China Sea by L. A Meyer( Book )

5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 853 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1807, having survived a typhoon in the East Indies, Jacky Faber makes her way to London to seek a pardon for herself and her betrothed, Jaimy Fletcher, who, posing as a highwayman, is trying to avenge her supposed death
In the belly of the bloodhound : [being an account of a particularly peculiar adventure in the life of Jacky Faber] by L. A Meyer( Recording )

15 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 743 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jacky Faber and her classmates at the Lawson Peabody School for Young Girls in Boston are kidnapped while on a school outing and transported in the hold of a slave ship bound for the slave markets of North Africa
Viva Jacquelina! : being an account of the further adventures of Jacky Faber, over the hills and far away by L. A Meyer( Book )

5 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 719 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Still yearning to be reunited with her beloved Jaimy, Jacky Faber continues to collect intelligence for the Crown as she leads guerrilla attacks against Napoleon's forces, poses for the artist Francisco Goya, is kidnapped by the Spanish Inquisition, and travels with a gypsy caravan
Wild rover no more : being the last recorded account of the life and times of Jacky Faber by L. A Meyer( Book )

5 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In 1809, just when it looks like Jacky Faber and her beloved Jaimy will finally find their romance, Jacky is accused of treason and must flee Boston while her friends attempt to clear her name. Of course that means wild adventures for our fun-loving heroine, who manages to secure a job as a governess--and run away with the circus"--
Under the Jolly Roger : being an account of the further nautical adventures of Jacky Faber by L. A Meyer( Recording )

20 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1804, fifteen-year-old Jacky Faber heads back to sea where she gains control of a British warship and eventually becomes a privateer
Boston Jacky : being an account of the further adventures of Jacky Faber, taking care of business by L. A Meyer( Book )

8 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The irrepressible Jacky Faber, recently arrived in Boston, finds herself at odds with the Women's Temperance Union and local residents angry at the arrival of hundreds of Irish immigrants on a ship owned by Faber Shipping Worldwide
Mississippi Jack by L. A Meyer( Recording )

16 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1806, the exploits of Jacky Faber continue as she heads west to avoid capture by the British and discovers adventure aboard a keelboat on the mighty Mississippi River
The wake of the Lorelei Lee : being an account of the adventures of Jacky Faber on her way to Botany Bay by L. A Meyer( Recording )

13 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Now rich, Jacky Faber has purchased the Lorelei Lee to carry passengers across the Atlantic, and believing she has been absolved of past sins against the Crown, she docks in London, where she is arrested and sentenced to life in the newly formed penal colony in Australia
My bonny light horseman : being an account of the further adventures of Jacky Faber, in love and war by L. A Meyer( Recording )

14 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The infamous pirate, riverboat seductress, master of disguise, and street-urchin-turned-sailor Jacky Faber has been captured by the French and beheaded in full view of her friends and crew. Inconceivable? Yes! The truth is she's secretly forced to pose as an American dancer behind enemy lines in Paris, where she entices a French general into revealing military secrets, all to save her dear friends
Rapture of the deep : being an account of the further adventures of Jacky Faber, soldier, sailor, mermaid, spy by L. A Meyer( Recording )

13 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1806, star-crossed lovers Jacky Faber and Jaimy Fletcher are kidnapped by British Naval Intelligence and forced to embark on yet another daring mission--this time to search for sunken Spanish gold off the Florida coast
 
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In the belly of the bloodhound : being an account of a particularly peculiar adventure in the life of Jacky Faber
Alternative Names
L.A. Meyer American writer

L.A. Meyer Amerikaans romanschrijver (-2014)

Meyer L. A. 1942-....

Meyer, Louis A.

Meyer, Louis A. 1942-

Languages
English (258)

French (1)

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Mississippi Jack : being an account of the further waterborne adventures of Jacky Faber, midshipman, fine lady, and the Lily of the WestMy bonny light horseman : being an account of the further adventures of Jacky Faber, in love and warUnder the Jolly Roger : being an account of the further nautical adventures of Jacky FaberBloody Jack : being an account of the curious adventures of Mary "Jacky" Faber, Ship's BoyCurse of the blue tattoo : being an account of the misadventures of Jacky Faber, midshipman and fine ladyRapture of the deep : being an account of the further adventures of Jacky Faber, soldier, sailor, mermaid, spyBloody Jack : being an account of the curious adventures of Mary "Jacky" Faber, Ship's BoyThe wake of the Lorelei Lee : being an account of the adventures of Jacky Faber on her way to Botany Bay