|Pirates of the Caribbean:
The Curse of the Black Pearl
October 1, 2006
Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl is a 176-page junior novel based on the 2003 film Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl. It was released on October 1, 2007. An updated version was later released with extra photographs from the movie.
The Black Pearl, a cursed pirate ship that haunts the seas with tattered black sails and a vicious crew, has just materialized in Port Royal and stolen away the governor's daughter, Elizabeth Swann. Will Turner, a young blacksmith in love with Elizabeth, sets sail to rescue her by whatever means necessary--even enlisting the help of a pirate! Enter Captain Jack Sparrow, a cunning and charismatic pirate with his own personal stake in the mission...the Black Pearl was once his ship and he aims to get it back.