Beware the Bright Moon by Andrew Alix
Approx. 116,600 words.
Published on September 28, 2010.
Captain Matthew Carlsen, USN, with several friends, has survived a shipwreck. Now, he’s on a ship, heading for home with his civilian crew. But someone doesn’t want them to get back. They’ve been branded as terrorists and a naval attack sub is out to sink them. His crew isn’t sure that they’ll survive, but Captain Matthew Carlsen still has a few tricks up his sleeve.