Reissue of this comic novel, which is soon to be a major film from
Aardman Animations and Sony, with the voices of Hugh Grant, Selma
Hayek, Martin Freeman and Brian Blessed. Film release is expected
to be March 2012.
'A timber-shivering adventure that speaks to the pirate in all of us' Ben Schott 'A short, deliriously funny novel about incredibly stupid pirates and ham ... I've had to grow a luxuriant beard to conceal the grin that's been compromising my dignity since I read it' Ardal O'Hanlon 'Hilarious. Destined to become a classic of pirate comic fiction' Eric Idle 'Gideon Defoe definitively puts the "Ho ho!" - and, indeed, the "Yo!" - into pirating" Caitlin Moran
Gideon Defoe erreichte fast einen Abschluss in Archäologie der Universität von Oxford, bevor er auf einer staubigen Ausgrabungsstätte in Texas arbeitete. Danach schlug er sich mit diversen Gelegenheitsjobs durch.