Louis L'Amour's long-lost first novel, faithfully completed by his son, takes readers on a voyage into danger and violence on the high seas. Fate is a ship.
Our foremost storyteller of the American West, Louis L'Amour has thrilled a nation by chronicling the adventures of the brave men and woman who settled the frontier. There are more than three hundred million copies of his books in print around the world. Beau L'Amour is a writer, art director, and editor. He has written and produced several films, including USA Network's The Diamond of Jeru. Since 1988 he has been the manager of the estate of his father, Louis L'Amour.
"A highly entertaining nautical adventure . . . Beau L'Amour has done his father's fans a service by showcasing the future bestselling author's already developed storytelling and mature insights into human nature."--Publishers Weekly (starred review)
"Although L'Amour's name will be forever linked with the
American West, fans should welcome the opportunity to read some of
his early work. . . . The insight into each character is typical of
everything L'Amour ever wrote."--Booklist Praise for Louis
"L'Amour is popular for all the right reasons. His books embody heroic virtues that seem to matter now more than ever."--The Wall Street Journal
"A master storyteller."--Kirkus Reviews