Quattlebaum, Mary. Pirate vs. Pirate. Illus. by Alexandra Boiger. 2011 (March). Disney Hyperion Books, $16.99 (978-1-4231-2201-2). PreK – Gr. 2. [jsl]
Bad Bart and Mean Mo, both formidable pirate captains and terrors of the high seas, battle each other for the title of maddest, mightiest pirate in the world. Mean Mo matches brawn and wits with her opponent proving that a woman pirate can be just as dirty, nasty, and strong as her male pirate counterparts.