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1 COASTAL CRUISING MADE EASY
The American Sailing Association
Build on your skills from the ASA 101
course with this manual for basic coastal
cruising. You’ll learn how to get more out
of your sails, discover the inner workings
of a cruising sailboat, learn how to dock a
sailboat under power, and much more.
2 LAST EXIT IN NEW JERSEY
A modern mystery revolving around an old
schooner, and the highways of the Garden
State, begins when Hazel Moran’s tranquil
moonlight sail turns dramatic, and she and
her father have to dispose of a body in the
Atlantic, miles off the Jersey Shore.
3 VOICES FROM THE TITANIC
Edited by Geoff Tibballs
Vivid firsthand stories from survivors of
the ill-fated ship, as well as official records,
press reports, and investigations, into
what went wrong that night.
4 THE SHIPKILLER Justin Scott
Back in print after 25 years, The Shipkiller is
a novel of love and revenge on the high seas.
Note to book collectors: Used copies of the
original are selling for over $50 on Amazon.
5 MOON WIND AT LARGE
Matthew “Constant Waterman” Goldman
Tales from Moon Wind, a 26-foot sloop built
for six-day weekends, sailing the waters of
6 BUTTERFLY ON THE WATER
William E. Courduff
The American dream is realized when a
Greek immigrant-made-good commissions a
wooden boat in Taiwan.
7 UNBREAK MY HEART Melissa Walker
In this young adult novel, 16-year-old
Clementine Williams is nursing a broken
heart. But doing the Great Loop aboard her
parents' boat and a boy she meets
help change her summer.