St. Augustine (February 2, 2019): A Saturday in 2019 will welcome talent from the writer’s community to the St. Augustine Pirate & Treasure Museum. Jaye Helm will be the featured author at the museum for this event.

“Stowaway Jaye” will rub shoulders in the historical setting as she mingles with the public in historical St. Augustine, FL. Among those most familiar with pirate events and Caribbean history, author Jaye Helm will be signing books, providing photo opportunities, and meeting her fans at 12 S. Castillo Drive, St. Augustine, FL.

“This will be an exciting opportunity to meet fans in St. Augustine,” Helm states. “I can’t think of a better place to talk about history and discuss the books.”

Helm’s first novel, Sarafina and the Pirate’s Spyglass, has already experienced pre-sales records according to the publishing company that represents her book, Doce Blant Publishing. This is the first novel in the Sarafina series. Her second book, Sarafina and the Pirates’ Journey, has enjoyed similar success as a sequel in the Sarafina series, which is a classic tale of adventure, written for children and YA readers.

“We anticipate that sales will continue to climb,” says Marti Melville, the Creative Director for Doce Blant Publishing. “We anticipate an exciting year for 2019 as the world is reintroduced to Sarafina.”

About the Book

Upon discovery of a rare antique box, Sarafina uncovers an ancient spyglass that transports her back to the 18th-century where she meets scallywags bearing cutlasses, who sail aboard tall ships that bear an unusual black flag. But when she is suddenly kidnapped, she must quickly use her cunning to survive the adventures of the Spanish Main before the spyglass is lost and she is forced to live the rest of her life at sea as a pirate.

About the Author

Jaye Helm’s love for writing started at the age of sixteen. She began her career as an author writing poetry and children’s stories – her earliest poem published several years ago. Coloring her love of reading is the historical flare found in the 18th-century Caribbean with pirates. Jaye can be found dressed up in authentic clothing from the Golden Age of Piracy, frequenting pirate festivals all over the U.S. Jaye Helm lives in Georgia.