Blood Ransom is out today and available to buy online from WHSmith and Amazon as well as all good bookshops, train stations and airports. If you would like a Kindle version Amazon are taking pre-orders for automatic delivery on the 14th May. Kindle Version

John Boyle aboard Seychelles Coastguard anti-piracy patrol7 pirate boats, Mother and Skiffs

It has also been getting great reviews:

“Filmmaker Boyle attempts to unravel the complicated circumstances surrounding the sea-going scourge of Somali piracy in this intriguing study…[its] thorough analysis is enlightening.”

Read full review from Kirkus Reviews

“An eye-opening look at what would seem a localized phenomenon but that has implications for developed-developing world encounters generally.”

Read full review from Publishers Weekly

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