Red Tide

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Summary

Theft and murder are prevalent in the seclusion of the open ocean in this historical thriller. Never worse than the infamous captain of The Red Tide and his merciless crew. Shanghaied out of Boston Harbor in 1898, aspiring medical student Wilhelm Munford finds himself stranded aboard the renegade ship with several other prisoners. Each unaware of their location or how they arrived. He soon realizes his new leader, known only as the Captain, runs a ship of criminals who never leave the safety of the open ocean. When the Captain learns of Wilhelm’s medical education, he forces him to join as an apprentice on horrific surgeries to their victims... all in a makeshift infirmary deep within the belly of the ship. After two years in captivity, Wilhelm makes a harrowing escape aboard a flaming vessel. He immediately plots his revenge against the Captain and savage crew. He returns to Boston Harbor and gains the help of his two best friends who thought he died the night of his disappearance. They assemble a ship stocked with weapons, a makeshift crew and head out to sea to begin their hunt for The Red Tide. Can Wilhelm get the vengeance he desires, or will he become another in the long line of casualties of the ruthless Captain? "Unbelievable characters. I could not put this book down! It was my first historical thriller and it certainly will not be my last!"

Status:
Complete
Chapters:
27
Rating:
n/a
Age Rating:
18+

Title & Author

Red Tide

By: Scott R. Greer

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Rachel King: Slow frustrating star but getting better

portia: Well written, didn’t want to put it down

Romi: A good one time read

Jacqueline Lagasse: Such a fun read

micheleboulton1966: I actually didn't really think much of it at 1st but i thought i'd give it at least 3/4 chapters but it wasn't even at end of chapter 2 it started getting good and keeps getting better.

Teri Miltenberger: Excellent. I really enjoy your books. Lots of mistakes though, i.e. wrong tense of words, missing words, missing letters, too many letters.

Lisa Dickerson: Great story

Khushi: Nice book.Characters have a new twist.A bit of a cliché.But will go. 🎉🎉

rcbastiaans: Wow,this is quite a interesting read. Thank you. Cant wait to see how it ends hope you make a movie of this!! I am so intrigued by what is going to happen in the end. Continue writing griping stories.

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Bushra Talpur: Wow eilish rose really waiting for next chapter

grasseshelby: The storyline was great. Wish it had not jumped around so fast.The characters were good but didn’t take time to develop them. Will there be a #2. And finish the story about her little girl.

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