New York : Chicken House, 2009.
1st American ed.
334 p. : map ; 22 cm.
A Junior Library Guild selection
Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning MG 4.5 11
In 23rd-century Great Britain, where climate change has caused vast flooding, the piratical raiders kidnap the Prime Minister's daughter and thirteen-year-old Lilly Melkun, an English fishergirl, takes her seacat on a daring rescue attempt, with a mysterious talking jewel from a past computer age tucked in her belt as ransom.