The Passage of Conquest by T.D. KuchelPaperback, includes a letter from the author.
A fast paced YA Historical Fantasy
During an evening, promising adventure aboard a galleon, eighteen year old Giselle is marooned on a tropical island.
As she begins to uncover remnants of an ancient civilisation, she learns that she has travelled to a parallel world and that the island was veiled four hundred years ago to prevent an ancient evil from escaping.
As the mystery of the islands history unfolds, Giselle is drawn into a desperate quest for a key that will enable safe passage home aboard the galleon before it is used to unleash death and destruction throughout time and space.