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Roland the Pirate Knight (The Balderdash Saga - A Short Story)

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A pirate’s code is a fickle thing, and honor is relative in this short story that follows Roland the Pirate Knight.

Roland joins a misfit crew of pirates led by Captain Oakheel, who is trying to become the leader of the Bloodband Pirates. As Roland stands on the edge of a plank during this pirate action-adventure, he wonders if it will be water or deck that ends up below hi
Published April 27th 2015 by Evolved Publishing LLC (first published April 23rd 2015)
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Roland, The Pirate Knight
by J.W. Zulauf (illustrations by Luke Spooner)

The good folks at Evolved Publishing recently made me aware of “The Balderdash Saga”, touted as “a zombie series for middle-grade readers”. My response: “Huh? OK, I trust y'all based on your track record, BUT ...” (Note this reaction: 1st in a series.)

Then they sent me a copy of a short story in the series: “Roland, the Pirate Knight”, which is a middle-grade short-story about pirates that they claimed fit into (albeit tangen
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J.W. Zulauf wears many hats while walking the streets of the writing world. He started with a focus on the short story, first winning the Marjorie Flack Award for Fiction. Then he became one of the editors for Daylight Dims, which has grown into an annual anthology. He now works as an author at Evolved Publishing, creating the children's series, 'The Balderdash Saga', beginning with 'The Undergrou ...more

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