On Stranger Tides

By Tim Powers


A swashbuckling, rip-roaring adventure: Pirates! Zombies! Blackbeard! Voodoo! Treasure! AND the book that inspired Pirates of the Caribbean IV: On Stranger Tides.

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A dark, delicious flow of strangeness... On Stranger Tides reminds me why I came to love reading in the first place Orson Scott Card Tim Powers is a brilliant writer William Gibson Tim Powers has long been one of my absolutely favourite writers Peter Straub The reigning king of adult historical fantasy Kirkus The best fantasy writer to appear in decades The Guardian If you've ever woken half way through a fabulous dream and desperately wanted to know what would have happened next: relax. Those unfinished stories go to Tim Powers, and he's good enough to write them down for all of us Nick Harkaway

Author Biography

Tim Powers is a two-time winner of both the World Fantasy and the Philip K. Dick Memorial Awards and three-time Locus Award recipient. He lives in San Bernardino, California.