Homeschool Teacher

By Carolyn Shearlock © 2016 • all rights reserved

Thinking of cruising with your kids, but stuck and confused when it comes to the idea of homeschooling? Kate Laird’s new book provides practical info to make it work for you and your kids!

Taleisin’s Tales

By Carolyn Shearlock © 2016 • all rights reserved

New book by Lin Pardey — join them as they shake down the second boat they built — Taleisin — and then cruise her from California to New Zealand.

fourteen

By Carolyn Shearlock © 2016 • all rights reserved

A sailing adventure that gave her the strength to stand up to her abusive father. A true story.

Sailing Down the Mountain

By Carolyn Shearlock © 2015 • all rights reserved

Great book! A fun read for anyone with a love of boats or living and working in a foreign country!

Merlin’s Voyage

By Carolyn Shearlock © 2015 • all rights reserved

Merlin’s Voyage can help your kids visualize exploring far-off places by boat, with lots of photos of what they might discover!

Voyaging with Kids

By Carolyn Shearlock © 2015 • all rights reserved

I can’t recommend this book highly enough! Tons of insight on all sorts of pre-cruising questions that everyone has from three very experienced cruisers.

Blown Away

By Carolyn Shearlock © 2014 • all rights reserved

Out of print for years, Herb Payson’s book is one that captured my imagination and got me thinking about cruising. Now it’s back in print!

The Book Swap

By Carolyn Shearlock © 2014 • all rights reserved

Book swaps are great to pick up a bunch of new-to-you books. A couple of tips so you don’t pick up a bunch of bugs at the same time!

The Essential Knot Book for Boats

By Carolyn Shearlock © 2014 • all rights reserved

A good book with all the knots and splices you’re likely to ever need, including ones that hold in high tech line.

eBooks or Print?

By Carolyn Shearlock © 2014 • all rights reserved

eBooks take up no space, so it’s tempting to stock the boat with nothing but eBooks. But take a moment to consider . . .

Is it “Nigel” or “Calder?”

By Carolyn Shearlock © 2014 • all rights reserved

A good library of troubleshooting books is essential on any cruising boat — the more remotely you intend to travel, the more extensive the library. Nigel Calder’s book is the perfect foundation for almost any boat’s collection.

Sailboat Maintenance Manual

By Carolyn Shearlock © 2014 • all rights reserved

Six books in one, all in understandable language and with LOTS of illustrations to help you understand your boat’s systems.

FREE Downloads of Dashew Books

By Carolyn Shearlock © 2014 • all rights reserved

Get Mariner’s Weather Handbook and Surviving the Storm by Steve and Linda Dashew FREE — no gimmicks, here’s how.

“As Long As It’s Fun”

By Carolyn Shearlock © 2014 • all rights reserved

We all know of Lin and Larry Pardey. Or at least we know the broad outlines of their story. Herb McCormick’s book will give you a far greater appreciation of this amazing couple.

The Care & Feeding of Sailing Crew

By Carolyn Shearlock © 2013 • all rights reserved

Take advantage of Lin Pardey’s extensive knowledge of offshore voyaging and her collection of tips to make it easier on the crew with her just-released fourth edition.

Leap of Faith

By Carolyn Shearlock © 2013 • all rights reserved

Dreaming of getting a boat and living on it? Wondering how people who aren’t millionaires manage to do it? This book lays it out for you.

Buoy – Home at Sea

By Carolyn Shearlock © 2013 • all rights reserved

A touching read-aloud story of the sea for boat kids or visiting grandkids. And the adults will love it, too!

Distant Shores DVDs

By Carolyn Shearlock © 2013 • all rights reserved

Dreaming of cruising? Need a little inspiration? Or wanting to share your dream with someone else? These DVDs just might do it!

Where There Is No Doctor – FREE DOWNLOAD

By Carolyn Shearlock © 2013 • all rights reserved

Just discovered that this great book is now available as a PDF for FREE (other versions available for purchase). Medical info that goes beyond simple first aid!

Love with a Chance of Drowning

By Carolyn Shearlock © 2013 • all rights reserved

Torre DeRoche is terrified of water. But her new love is going to sail across the Pacific . . . The true story of what happens when you go outside your comfort zone. WAY outside.

Cost Control While You Cruise

By Carolyn Shearlock © 2012 • all rights reserved

Controlling cruising costs involves more than just choosing between two products. The Pardey’s new DVD details many of the choices that will affect your budget.

Spanish for Cruisers

By Carolyn Shearlock © 2012 • all rights reserved

Headed to Spanish-speaking countries? You need this book — specialized vocabulary you won’t find elsewhere, arranged by cruising situation.

Cookbooks for Nook

By Carolyn Shearlock © 2012 • all rights reserved

Six of my favorite cookbooks are available for the Nook . . . and since they take no extra weight or storage space you can take a bunch!

Blue Horizons

By Carolyn Shearlock © 2012 • all rights reserved

Blue Horizons isn’t a typical cruising book. There’s no how-to or travelogue. But if you want to know how voyaging makes you FEEL . . .

Bull Canyon — Great Book!

By Carolyn Shearlock © 2011 • all rights reserved

The story of Lin & Larry Pardey’s time living ashore while building Taleisin.