- AOS Other Nautical Fiction
Set in the early 1900s, this is the story of James Dunbar who goes to sea in search of romantic adventure. In Puerto San Martin, he falls in love with a waterfront prostitute and seeks to rescue her from the Hotel Paradiso. But he is up against the ship's captain who wants the girl for his wife.
Author: Richard Woodman
Series: James Dunbar
First Published by: Little, Brown and Co.
Written specifically for Young Adults: No