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Celebrate Sailing and Sailstice via a Virtual Vacation

Take a virtual vacation with adventurer, speaker, and award-winning author Wendy Hinman, benefiting the Ventura County Library Foundation. Tightwads on the Loose is a popular travel adventure book about the 7-year, 34,000-mile voyage she took with her husband aboard a … Continue reading

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Wendy Hinman @Book Lovers Night Out, Thursday February 18

https://www.bainbridgepubliclibrary.org/book-lovers-night-out.aspx Featuring George Shannon, a favorite children’s storyteller and librarian, will feature Wendy Hinman, who lived her swashbuckling tale Sea Trials: Around the World with Duct Tape and Bailing Wire; Nancy Horan, famed historical fiction author of Loving Frank and Under the Wide … Continue reading

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“A whale of a tale!” #Bookreview in Marianas Variety Newspaper

“A whale of a tale! Hinman adeptly takes readers on a vividly detailed journey. Enjoy Tightwads On the Loose. You’ll thank me.” “The book is entitled “Tightwads on the Loose: A Seven Year Pacific Odyssey” by Wendy Hinman and was … Continue reading

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Seattle Boat Virtual Show 2021: Cruising the Inside Passage to Alaska with Wendy Hinman

Learn the ins and outs of Cruising the Inside Passage through British Columbia to Alaska with Wendy Hinman at the Seattle Virtual Boat Show. Wendy Hinman will share highlights cruising to Glacier Bay, Alaska and back. These remote cruising grounds … Continue reading

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Book Event: Take a Virtual Vacation While Supporting Ventura County Library

Take a virtual vacation with adventurer, speaker, and award-winning author WENDY HINMAN Tightwads on the Loose is a popular travel adventure book about the 7-year, 34,000-mile voyage she took with her husband aboard a small, violently rocking sailboat where she … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas!

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In search of gift ideas?

Looking for that perfect gift for someone who has everything? A great gift for her. A great gift for him. A great indulgence for yourself!

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Happy Holidays!

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Giving thanks …

For all the books that shaped me. For all the authors who wrote those books. For the mentors who helped me develop my craft. For readers whose kind comments keep me writing.

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A lovely review in the Marianas Variety, Micronesia’s leading newspaper

Book Review of Tightwads on the Loose in Mariana’s Variety, Micronesia’s largest newspaper: “I love an author who looks outward to notice the waterfalls and dance festivals, but at the same time looks inward to describe the personal transformation taking … Continue reading

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