Books by Derek Beaven

ACTS OF MUTINY by Derek Beaven
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 1, 2000

"Mystery and morality are cleverly and effectively combined, but the degree to which events are steeped in a stuffy British outlook, while no doubt realistic, makes for some ponderous reading on this side of the pond."
True love and a terror in the hold are the entwined themes of Beaven's US debut, set in the twilight years of the British Empire, as an ocean liner en route to Australia carries a cargo destined to upset the social order in more ways than one. Read full book review >