The Motor Pirate

The Motor Pirate OF course every one has heard of the Motor Pirate No one indeed could help doing so unless he or she as the case may be happened to be in some part of the world where newspapers never penetrate sinc

  • Title: The Motor Pirate
  • Author: G. Sidney Paternoster
  • ISBN: null
  • Page: 268
  • Format: Hardcover
  • OF course every one has heard of the Motor Pirate No one indeed could help doing so unless he or she, as the case may be, happened to be in some part of the world where newspapers never penetrate since for months his doings were the theme of every gossip in the country, and his exploits have filled columns of every newspaper from the moment of his first appearance untilOF course every one has heard of the Motor Pirate No one indeed could help doing so unless he or she, as the case may be, happened to be in some part of the world where newspapers never penetrate since for months his doings were the theme of every gossip in the country, and his exploits have filled columns of every newspaper from the moment of his first appearance until the day when the reign of terror he had inaugurated upon the roads ended as suddenly and as sensationally as it had begun Who the owner of the pirate car was Whence he came Whither he went These are questions which have exercised minds innumerable but though there have been nearly as many theories propounded as there were brains at work propounding them, so far no informed account of the man or his methods has been made public.

    One thought on “The Motor Pirate”

    1. There will be spoilers in this review, because the book itself is crammed with them. I have never known another book where the author makes the villain's identity so clear, so often. For example in chapter 3 (of 24), after the narrator has been held up by the Motor Pirate's supercharged futuristic car, he meets his friend Mannering:Was it indeed Mannering's voice, or were my ears deceiving me? The intonation was remarkably like that of the stranger, who so short a time previously had bade us sta [...]

    2. I really enjoyed this story. Even though I figured out who the villain was towards the beginning of the book, it was entertaining to watch how he was defeated. A quick read.

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