Everyone agrees that Elizabeth Latimer's dad drowned in a vicious squall while out sailing. But when he turns up alive in modern day China four years later and is kidnapped by a modern day pirate who threatens to sell the secret of the Vortex to the Chinese government, Liz leaps into the past to chase down the kidnapper, only to learn that he has married the pirate witch Mrs. Cheng. Her mission: to fix the timeline and reunite Mrs. Cheng with her true love. Book two of the Elizabeth Latimer, Pirate Hunter series
Deborah Cannon was born in Vancouver, British Columbia. She is the author of numerous novels and short stories, most of which were inspired by myths and legends. She has contributed to articles on writing to the Canadian Writer's Guide and is author of Writing Bestsellers: A Journey through the Challenging World of Publishing, an ebook based on articles she wrote for a feature column at the website Suite 101.com (2003-2006). She is best known for The Raven Chronicles, a series of paranormal archaeological thrillers, which to date include Raven Dawn (prequel), The Raven's Pool, White Raven, Ravenstone, and Raven's Blood. Elizabeth Latimer, Pirate Hunter is a young adult series, which so far include The Virtual Pirate (prequel), The Pirate Vortex, and The Jade Pirate. She lives in Hamilton, Ontario with her archaeologist husband and two Shih-poos.