L.A. Meyer





L.A. Meyer

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born
in Johnstown, Pennsylvania, The United States
January 01, 1942

died
July 29, 2014

gender
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Louis A. Meyer is best known as the author of the Bloody Jack novels. He is also a painter and the author of two children's picture books, and he and his wife own an art gallery called Clair de Loon in Bar Harbor.

Louis A. Meyer passed away on July 29, 2014 from refractory Hodgkin’s Lymphoma. His final Jacky Faber book, Wild Rover No More, will be published posthumously in September.


Average rating: 4.21 · 61,012 ratings · 5,215 reviews · 13 distinct works · Similar authors
Bloody Jack: Being an Accou...
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Curse of the Blue Tattoo: B...
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Under the Jolly Roger: Bein...
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In the Belly of the Bloodho...
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Mississippi Jack: Being an ...
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My Bonny Light Horseman: Be...
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The Wake of the Lorelei Lee...
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The Mark of the Golden Drag...
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Viva Jacquelina! Being an A...
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More books by L.A. Meyer…
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Bloody Jack (12 books)
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“A girl that's born for hangin' ain't likely to be drowned.”
L.A. Meyer

“Then it hits me....
And it hits me with the force of a blow. I am maybe fifteen years old. I am a girl. I am also acting lieutenant in the Royal Navy, and, by the Naval Rules and Regulations as regards the chain of command, I am in command of His Majesty's Ship Wolverine.”
L.A. Meyer, Under the Jolly Roger: Being an Account of the Further Nautical Adventures of Jacky Faber

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