Charles Boardman Hawes (1889-1923) was an American author born in Clifton Springs, New York. He was posthumously awarded the 1924 Newbery Medal for The Dark Frigate and The Great Quest was a 1922 Newbery Honor book. The Dark Frigate also won the Lewis Carroll Shelf Award in 1962.

AOS Pirate Fiction

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Year

 Book  Comment
  The Dark Frigate Plucked from a floating wreck, Philip Marsham is now a pirate–with only the hangman awaiting his return to England.

AOS Other Nautical Fiction

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Year

 Book  Comment
  The Mutineers A Tale of Old Days At Sea and of Adventures in the Far East As Benjamin Lathrop Set it Down Some Sixty Years Ago
  The Great Quest A Romance of 1826, Wherein are Recorded the Experiences of Josiah Woods of Topham, and of Those Others With Whom He Sailed for Cuba and the Gulf of Guinea.

 

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