Thursday, May 11, 2017

Dead Men Tell No Tales by Elizabeth Rudnick - ADVISABLE

Rudnick, Elizabeth Dead Men Tell No Tales (Pirates of the Caribbean), 260 pages.  Disney Press, 2017.  $17.  Language: G; Mature Content: G; Violence: PG (ghosts and fighting)

Captain Jack Sparrow has lost almost everything.  When he schemes to steal an entire bank vault, he stumbles into Carina Smyth, a young woman who happens to looking for the same thing Jack is – the Trident of Poseidon.  Along with Henry, the son of Will Turner, they will brave the wrath of the ghost Captain Salazar and all of the other dangers of the Caribbean.

Rudnick writes a pretty faithful adaptation of the movie, including details that will allow anyone to relive the movie in their head over and over again. 

EL, MS – ADVISABLE.  Cindy, Library Teacher

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