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Book: Barefoot Lady - She's a temptress on land or sea. by M. G. Nash
Barefoot Lady is a spicy romance highlighting the lifestyle of adventurous sailors who shed their clothes and concerns when there's a chance to sail to the Bahamas. After meeting on a sailing vacation, Pat and Bill begin a sensual love affair that's troubled by Bill's pirate behavior when he's had one too many Salty Dogs, his favorite drink. But, then his nickname is Salty Bill so what would you [...]
 
Book: Sailing Clear by Philip G Henley
Missing girls, missing money, missing man, luxury motor yachts and the people chasing them. An old MI6 undercover mission to prevent terrorists entering the UK via sex trafficking routes went wrong. The undercover agent is assigned to a new role. A man lost in the shadows manages the hidden finances of the security services but dreams of a better life sailing the Mediterranean. When he runs off [...]
 
Book: Sailing Down the Moonbeam by Mary Gottschalk
With a destination loosely defined as the rest of the world, Mary and her husband Tom leave family, friends and successful careers for a multi-year sailing voyage. As the voyage takes her farther and farther from her traditional support systems, her world becomes more and more defined by forces outside her control. Mary's travels through often uncharted island communities, provides a compelling [...]
 
Book: Sailing Adventures of Pazzo Pirata - Expecting the Unexpected by Pazzo Pirata
'Expecting the Unexpected' is a true story of an incredibly adventurous journey which I've taken 15 years ago, together with my brother Kuba. It all started from the genuine dream to become a sailor. I was only 20 years old, my budget was super low, and I've decided to turn my life upside down and dedicate it to the world of ocean sailing. At the time I imagined it consists purely of [...]
 
Book: A Dangerous Harbor (A Romantic Mystery Sailing Trilogy Book 1) by RP Dahlke
Her idyllic sailing vacation in Mexico is about to become very dangerous - Bleary-eyed and sleep deprived after a long overnighter into Mexico, solo sailor and SFPD police detective, Katrina Hunter, thinks the mermaid twenty yards behind her thirty-two foot Westsail is nothing more than a sailor's hallucination But everything she knows about floaters convinces her to turn her boat around for [...]
 
Book: The Dogs of St. Augustine by Sandra Luck
The story is based on historical events that took place in St Augustine, Florida at the tail end of the year 1702. It is told through the eyes of Alba, a small white puppy who was left behind when his ship sailed without him. He meets the resident dog pack and is befriended by them. Adventures abound as he learns about life on land and what his place will be in the town. Their world is turned [...]
 
Book: Sailing out of Darkness (Carolina Coast Stories Book 4) by Normandie Fischer
Love conquers all? Maybe for some people. Samantha flees Dodge--or rather Beaufort, NC--to free herself from a relationship that should never have happened. But does she leave in time to stave off trouble for others as well as herself? Teo isn't looking for romance or anything other than the next plot point for his mystery series--until a strange and compelling vision shows up in the waters near [...]
 
Book: Better Than Ever, Again by Mitch Davies
The Ad read - "No sailing experience required." Ben had those qualification. He thought he'd landed a dream job, but wait just a minute. Does a dream job have you fighting for your life, at sea, at night, in a storm on the bucking deck of a luxury yacht? He should have known after seeing his crew in action that things wouldn't be what he expected. Confusion soon plants the seeds of second [...]
 
Book: Eye of the Storm by Cory R. Lunn
A man trying to reconnect with his parents on a sailing trip is caught in the path of a hurricane. At a remote Caribbean island, facing imminent shipwreck, the author finds himself struggling to survive inside the eye of the storm. A true story. Excerpt: Hang on tight! I shout over the roar of the storm. The inflatable dinghy suddenly drops into the trough of a wave. The crippled engine struggles [...]
 
Book: Eastbound Sailing by Todd Foley
Meet Aiden Lawrence. He needs your help, but he doesn't know it. He needs companionship, but he doesn't want to be your friend. He doesn't know how to like himself, and he can't expose the truth of his past. You'll want to help him. Be patient with him. He's trying. Even if it pushes him to the brink of death, he'll keep trying. Aiden's a jaded young man struggling to reconcile with his past, [...]
 
Book: East Beach by Sybil Powell
Rod a demobbed Navy officer finds himself alone in a new flat he bought for married life with a girl who left him for another man. As a background to this he joins a small local sailing club and finds a friend with another bachelor called Bill. Lonely and frustrated he falls in with Rose a rich nymphomaniac who owns a large luxury yacht. While she is sexy, demanding and beautiful she is dominated [...]
 
Book: All the nice girls love a Sailor! by Adam Mann
Fancy a cruise on a private ship in the South China Sea? Amelia is a competent and highly qualified professional First Officer on a small cruise ship that has been chartered for South China Sea trip, but she has essentially maintained her aloofness and independence until she meets the ship's Captain when her resolves begin to crumble. The passengers on the ship are essentially there for a private [...]
 
Book: Private Lives by Simon Marshland
What does a man do when he is living one life with flashbacks to two others spread over three centuries? That is the dilemma facing Banker Charlie Parker. Add the abduction of his youngest daughter by terrorists weeks before the family Trust Company's Centenary Celebration at Carnegie Hall and this is a man with problems. There has to be a kidnap link though the security forces have failed come [...]
 
Book: Casey's Slip by Richard L. Wren
Sailing, motorcycle gangs, kidnapping, blackmail, arson. What more could you want for pleasurable reading?--- OAKLAND MAGAZINE, January 2012. A breezy, enjoyable time killer. The twists and turns as they unravel the mystery makes it a worthwhile read.---PACIFIC BOOK REVIEW, January 2012. CASEY, a young self described sailboat delivery boat bum, is unexpectedly charged with a murder. Trying to [...]
 
Book: 6692 Pisces the Sailfish by Don Darkes
This is the True story of my Family Adventure and Disaster and the best thing that ever happened to me! The number, 6692 is the date, June 6th '92, when the jinx that was placed upon the vessel finally destroyed her. Although the ship was originally cursed when she was built and originally named Pisces, (the Star-sign). some believe she incurred additional "bad luck" because I effectively renamed [...]
 
Book: Trinity Mist by Tracy L. Judy
Roger Cook had been looking forward to his trip from Charleston, South Carolina to New Orleans, Louisiana. The year was 1846 and sailing was a common event in Roger's life. This trip, however, would forever alter his life. Little did he know the hell that awaited him and all aboard the vessel the "Trinity Mist." Plagued by the sins of Captain Hall, the "Trinity Mist" pays the debts of her master. [...]
 
Book: The Sea Witch by Brian Bigelow
Do you believe in second chances? Do you believe that a man who's made mistakes can change? Timothy Hutton is on the cusp of self-discovery. Will discovering what everyone else - already knew, that he's a dirty rotten scoundrel, push him over the edge or - inspire him to change his life. "The Sea Witch", explores a devastating darkness and the journey of one man back - from the brink of [...]
 
Book: Kingfisher Blue by Leela Dutt
This is a collection of eight short stories about imaginary Quakers and others, aged from 22 to 90, dealing with divorce, death, drains and stuff like that. There've been some fabulous responses to these stories, none better than from a man in an English prison who wrote recently that if it were possible he would have hugged the last story in the book, "I Shall Spend My Pension On Brandy". [...]
 
Book: Angel's Blessing by Carol Marlene Smith
A good deed might just lead Angel into a lifetime of rewards. It's been one year since Angel Walker divorced her intolerable husband, James, and one year since Jake Jordan lost his dear wife, Rosaline to a car accident. Now -- twelve years since Angel and Jake last saw each other -- Angel is returning to Nova Scotia to help out her aunt who's just taken a fall. But running the Bed and Breakfast [...]
 
Book: Deadly Passage by Lawrence Gold, M.D.
If terrorism weren't bad enough, the homegrown variety is even worse. Deadly passage explains, in part, what can drive Americans to follow the example of Islamic terrorists and attack their own country? From Five Star Review: The quality of the writing in this book can be summed up in the following way. I know almost nothing about sailing, do not care to know, yet my interest was retained through [...]
 
Book: The Legend of Ron Anejo by Ed Teja
A boat bum for all seasons Ron Anejo loves his carefree lifestyle in the Caribbean, sailing his barely-seaworthy wooden boat from one dodgy job to the next. It's a life that requires lots of chutzpah and more than a little luck. Legal work for a boat bum can be hard to come by, even if you actually had a work permit. And Ron isn't big on formalities. Ron tries not to take life too seriously, and [...]
 
Book: Path of Three Hundred by Greg Frucci
This story is about a man who finally decides to take off on his own for a time and listen to himself...his Inner Voice. The journey in a physical sense is an open ocean solo sailing adventure. Yet, as the main character Petah experiences Life along the physical path he has chosen, he begins to understand a certain way of being which had always existed in his core...he just didn't know how to [...]
 
Book: Guilty of Honour by Tony Mead
Young Ben Stone is fleeing for his life over the bleak Yorkshire Moors. From being a child, he has been besotted by the local landowner's daughter Ruth, but after her wicked brother is accidentally killed, Ben fears that he will be blamed. Ruth convinces him he should run; otherwise, her father who is also the local magistrate will probably have him hanged for murder. Trying to keep out of the [...]
 
Book: All The Missing Pieces - Secrets, Lies & Alibis by Juanita Tischendorf
Katrina Engelman-Fischer was murdered, or did she just disappear. The Engelman's, a rich and powerful family resided in a mansion in Upstate New York. Once married to Philip Fischer, Katrina found herself in a small town in Tennessee without the wealth of her birthright. After the death of their parents, Kirtland, the brother of Katrina, took over the powerful position in the Engelman household [...]
 
Book: ...and Something Blue (Bunny Elder Adventures Book 4) by J.B. Hawker
Sailing on the ocean blue, just you and the love of your life. What could be more romantic? Middle-aged bride and groom, Bunny and Max, set sail for the Great Barrier Reef on a dream honeymoon trip certain to give the couple plenty of privacy as their sloop cuts through the waves toward Australia. The bride distrusts the open sea, but commits to the journey to please her new husband. Her [...]
 
Book: In a Pirate's Debt - Falling in love with a pirate was never part of her plan by Elva Cobb Martin
Saving her can land him in a hangman's noose at low tide in Charles Town Harbor. Repaying her debt to him will consign her to a life worse than death. When confronted with a forced marriage, Travay Allston flees her stepfather's Jamaica plantation and dives into the sea. Death would be preferable to life with Sir Roger Poole, a drinking, gambling, scoundrel whose advances make her skin crawl. [...]
 
Book: Dead Reckoning (The Bequia Mysteries) by Michael W. Smart
MYSTERY AND ROMANCE SET IN THE CARIBBEAN ISLANDS OF ST. VINCENT AND THE GRENADINES. A STUNNING FIRST INSTALLMENT IN THE BEQUIA MYSTERY SERIES. A must read if you enjoy a page turner featuring compelling characters, a unique setting, danger and romance, written in a style reminiscent of a good hard-boiled mystery that holds you by the throat and doesn't let go until you finish it. Grab your copy [...]
 
Book: Escape From Injustice by Warne Wilson
Women will love Escape from Injustice and it is a great read for men. It is the story of John Lille's journey from youth to manhood after the catastrophic loss of his privileged life at an 1850s college in England when he is falsely accused of murdering a classmate. With a trial at the Old Bailey in London imminent, a witness willing to testify against him, and the inevitability of fetid Newgate [...]
 
Book: How Far Is Heaven? (Louise Golden Mysteries) by Laurie Hanan
Christmas is never easy for mail carriers. But for Louise Golden, the season of good cheer is about to become a nightmare. Exhausted after a long day of delivering mail in nasty weather, Louise is heading back to the station when, through the heavy rain, a ghostlike figure appears in her headlights. Louise hits her brakes, but it's too late. The girl is taken to the hospital, unconscious. Who is [...]
 
Book: West to the Bay - Canadian Author by Joan Donaldson-Yarmey
In 1750, Thomas Gunn, along with three friends, join the Hudson's Bay Company and sail from Stromness on the Orkney Islands of northern Scotland to York Factory fort on Hudson's Bay. They believe they are starting a new and exciting life in what is called Rupert's Land, but tragedy follows them, striking for the first time on the ship. At the fort Thomas finds his older brother, Edward, who had [...]
 
Book: Ground Zero (Tipping Point Book 2) by Rain Stickland
The world went dark, but Mackenzie was one of the ones who had prepared for it. Not everyone is as fortunate. Prescription drugs are no longer available, and Mac's best friend is a type 1 diabetic. She manages to find someone who can make insulin the old-fashioned way, but she still has to get it to him before it's too late. That means leaving the safety of her hidden farm and travelling hundreds [...]
 
Book: Under sail to Australia 1852 - Book 1 in the Goldrush Series by Warne Wilson
John Lille, son of a prominent London barrister, attends a crumbling old college in the English midlands. As he walks with a classmate, an argument over examinations leads to an accusation of cheating and a fight. His classmate falls, hits his head and dies. A witness is prepared to testify against John, and to avoid feared Newgate prison and hanging, his father arranges his escape to The Lady [...]
 
Book: The Inside Passage (Ted Higuera Series Book 1) by Pendelton C. Wallace
Over 270 4 and 5-star reviews. Somewhere on Canada's Inside Passage, terrorists plot to blow-up a cruise ship filled with celebrities and VIP's. What can three unarmed kids to do prevent a terrorist assault? Based on a real-life al-Qaeda plot, this story could be in today's headlines. Ted Higuera, the son of Mexican immigrants, grew up in East LA. An unlikely football scholarship was his ticket [...]
 
Book: Of Foreign Build - From Corporate Girl to Sea-Gypsy Woman by Jackie Parry
After suffering an emotionally-brutal bereavement and against her counsellor's advice, Jackie ran away. Suddenly within a new culture, with a new husband, and no friends, she was living in the obscure world of cruising with zero knowledge of boats. Crashing within the first twenty-four hours, Jackie realised life would never be the same again; a floating home with no fridge or hot water, and with [...]
 
Book: Cruisers' AA - Cruisers' Accumulated Acumen by Jackie & Noel Parry
With over 1,800 tips, tricks, words of wisdom and ideas on cruising, interspersed with more than 100 short stories, Cruisers' AA provides all the advice you need to go cruising NOW and improve your life on board. With great ideas on voyage preparation, piracy, pets, kids, communication, health, boat handling, electrics, equipment, fun & games, maintenance & repairs and so much more, it will show [...]
 


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