Book List in Order:7 titles

  • Reis and his master, the Jewish metallurgist Joachim Gans, return to England after the failed 1585 expedition. It was called "failed" because no large veins of copper were found. Once docked in Portsmouth, Reis hopes to accompany his master to London...


  • Thirteen-year-old Reis Courtney, from Surrey, is apprenticed to one Dougham Gaunse, also known as Joachim Gans, famed metallurgist of Queen Elizabeth I and the first recorded Jew in the New World. Joachim and others travel to the Virginia lands in 15...




  • When Eleanor Dare and others go off in search of the English colonists from the Roanoke colony, Jess and her family stay behind, building a new life with the Croatoan Indians and strengthening their interconnection when Jess and her "unqua" husband h...


  • Jessabel, one of the survivors of the disappearance of the English settlers on Roanoke Island in 1587, relates how her remaining companions live with the Croatoan Indians and try to find the missing colonists...


  • Book One of The Lyon Saga. In April, 1587, under the patronage of Sir Walter Ralegh, The Red Lyon set sail from England bound for the American colonies. Among its passengers were 14-year-old Jessabel Archarde and her family, seeking to do their part ...