Hard times have come for the good-willed Caribbean governor, Sir Francis, as the creditors are knocking on his door. Marrying off profitably his own daughter Catherine seems like the only way to pay his debts.
Not too keen on the prospect of an arranged marriage, the resolute girl decides to take the matters in her own hands and save her family without forsaking her independence. To this end, she will use her father’s docks to start a profitable boatbuilding business in Port Royale – the most important city in the whole Caribbean!
The entrepreneurial protagonist will need to recruit workers, expand shipyards, repair and upgrade ships, race against the clock, buy, sell and face the competition! As if all that weren’t enough, Catherine will be forced to deal with a particularly difficult customer – the menacing pirate king who will eventually become her mortal enemy and the main obstacle on the road to success.
Will the protagonist manage to create her fortune and secure her family’s future against all odds? Help her succeed!