The Angel's Command

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The Angel's Command
AuthorBrian Jacques
IllustratorDavid Elliot
CountryUnited States
LanguageEnglish
SeriesCastaways of the Flying Dutchman
GenreFantasy novel
PublisherPuffin Books
Publication date
2003
Media typePrint (Paperback)
Pages340
ISBN1399269690
Preceded byCastaways of the Flying Dutchman 
Followed byVoyage of Slaves 

The Angel's Command is a book written by Brian Jacques (writer of the popular children's series Redwall), and the sequel to Castaways of the Flying Dutchman. It follows the adventures of an immortal boy and his dog as they face pirates and other dangers from the high seas to the mountains.

The Castaways of the Flying Dutchman trilogy is based on the legend of the Flying Dutchman. It tells of how a young boy and his dog managed to escape what happened to the Flying Dutchman. They were given the ability to live forever, speak in any language, and talk to each other with their thoughts. Ben, the boy, and Ned, the dog, are sent to help those in need.

In The Angel's Command, they have a lot of adventures, including meeting a French buccaneer and a girl named Karay who's a thief. The Angel's Command was followed by a sequel in 2006 called Voyage of Slaves.

Translations[change | change source]

  • Les Naufragés du Hollandais Volant, tome 2 : Le Pirate et la sorcière (French)