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Wooden Boat Magazine Review for Sea Trials

Another great review from a national magazine! “It’s the perfect kind of book for an ocean passage or for too-long winter of rain in Puget Sound or snow in Maine. … even armchair sailors will feel their hearts race with … Continue reading

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Wendy Hinman to Present at Essex Shipbuilding Museum 6/28 6pm

Wendy Hinman will be presenting at the Essex Historical Society and Shipbuilding Museum in Essex, MA, Wednesday, June 28, 6-8pm A shipwreck might end a dream of circumnavigating the globe. Not for the Wilcox family. To triumph, they must rebuild … Continue reading

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Enter to win a copy of Sea Trials

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“Sea Trials is a captivating narrative, full of suspense and colorful descriptions” Sailing Magazine

Here’s the full text of the review of Sea Trials from Sailing Magazine: June 2017 “Wendy Hinman is an adventurer, sailor and storyteller. She grew up immersed in adventure from an early age, when her father’s job as a dentist … Continue reading

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Wendy Hinman to present at the Cape Cod Maritime Museum 6/19, 4:30-6pm

Wendy Hinman will be presenting at the Cape Cod Maritime Museum in Hyannis Port on Cape Cod, Monday, June 19, 4:30-6pm http://www.capecodmaritimemuseum.org/ Cape Cod Maritime Museum 135 South Street Hyannis, MA 02601 Tel: 508-775-1723 A shipwreck might end a dream … Continue reading

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Celebrate Sailing with Summer Sailstice June 24/25

Find an event near you, or be the spark and organize an event yourself. You can win prizes just by signing up and entering one of our many contests. Add your Sailstice sailing plans, and you could win a Sunsail … Continue reading

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Wendy Hinman to Present at Village Books June 9

Wendy Hinman will share juicy tidbits from her new book, Sea Trials: Around the World With Duct Tape and Bailing Wire at Village Books in Bellingham, Washington on June 9th at 7pm. Fri, 06/09/2017 – 7:00pm Event address: Village Books … Continue reading

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Eddy Book Reviews Interview with Wendy Hinman

Interview with Wendy Hinman, award-wining author of Tightwads on the Loose and Sea Trials. Tell us about how you evolved into a successful book author. I wrote stories for the radio in college and began submitting articles to various publications. … Continue reading

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Sea Trials is “completely riveting” according to the San Francisco Book Review

The San Francisco Book Review says of Sea Trials: “This true story of the Wilcox family is completely riveting and simultaneously insanely frustrating – which means it’s a great book! Hinman’s attention to little details like family squabbles and disagreements … Continue reading

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Nice Review of Sea Trials from Bookmonger Barbara Lloyd McMichael

In the Coast Weekend Arts and Entertainment issue, Bookmonger Barbara Lloyd McMichael describes Sea Trials as “a remarkable story about perseverance.” Read the full review here(http://www.coastweekend.com/cw/books/20170505/circling-the-globe-x2014-some-400-years-apart)

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