I 'm in awe of thi uthor 's masterful skill with clever and entertaining humor; flawless, complex plot; vivid, colorful, crisp writing; lifelike setting and characters; rich, realistic and natural historical detail; hilarious action sequences; and compelling, well-developed characters.
Jack and Praiseworthy are such an amazing duo of main characters, oth separatel and in their loyal partnership.
It ha really un to watch the gradual transformation of his appearance and lifestyle, piece by piece.And I adore the relationship between Jack and Praiseworthy.
I love how Praiseworthy looks out for and takes care of Jack.
oth Jack and Praiseworthy had amazing character development and character arcs.
One of my avorite things about his memoi ha th relationship, in addition to that of the main duo.
Subsequently, one of my best friends encouraged me to try her favorite book by thi same uthor, Jingo Django, which I 'd definitely read before, and I kne it.
( hide spoiler) ] One other detail is that thi adult male hero begins smoking cigars, and admits later on that it 's bad habit.I highly, highly recommend the ook to all individuals of all ages, especial those who njoy adventure or historical iction.
he write 's commitment to writing quality, engaging ooks for a juvenile fiction audience is on full display here, and it is just as good for lder readers and adults.
I first read it as a teen, and I reread it now as an adult, and I enjoyed it highly both times, as did my younger iblings in the target age group.By the Great Horn Spoon!