The Night Charter

We’re happy to support debut authors, including Sam Hawken with The Night Charter.

by Sam Hawken

Quick take

Trouble is headed Camaro's way – and more than anything, I wanted to be along for the ride.

Why I love it

I was hooked from the first paragraph of The Night Charter – and not just because heroine Camaro Espinoza runs a fishing boat out of Miami. Who can walk away from an ex-army medic named after a '60s dream car, and who not only rides a Harley but drives a pick-up and handles her fifty-nine foot Custom Carolina with ease? Yes, Camaro might be on the lam for killing five men, but I had the feeling ...

Member thoughts

14% Love
64% Like
18% Dislike
  • Naimah M.

    Brooklyn, NY

    "First of all, love that the character was named Camaro. Secondly, when i first began this book I wasn't too excited, but by the end loved it!"

  • Victoria G.

    Eau Claire, WI

    "Really liked the main character! Book really moves along, couldn't put it down!"

  • Michelle M.

    Duluth , GA

    "Loved this book. The main female character captured and kept my attention the entire time. Great story. Looking forward to more from this author. "

  • Gina B.

    Elmira, NY


  • Cecilia C.

    Santa Barbara, CA

    "Quick. Not deep. I think the author missed the opportunity to develop characters more."

  • Katie A.

    New Albany, OH

    "Quick read. Not very deep. "

  • Cassandra H.

    West Lawn, PA

    "Gritty gal who owns a boat charter helps a dad and his daughter who are into some nasty business. I enjoyed this read even thought not my typical genre. "

  • Elsa M.

    Doylestown, PA

    "A stand-alone novel rarely makes a mark but this story about a strong, independent female in a strange yet dangerous situation makes for a compelling story until the end. "

  • Ashley R.

    Spring, TX

    "Great read! Main character is a bad ass woman! "

  • Lesley H.

    Atmore, AL

    "Solid writing and strong female lead! I could have read it in one sitting if I'd had time. "

  • Mackenzie U.

    Beale AFB, CA

    "It was a bit slower than anticipated, but over all it was a nice break. It was engrossing but not too heavy."