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Robert Dugoni calls Sea Trials “a gripping tale”

Robert Dugoni, the #1 Amazon and #1 Wall Street Journal bestselling author of the Tracy Crosswhite mystery series says of Sea Trials: “A gripping tale of a family’s harrowing journey to sail around the world against seemingly insurmountable and deadly … Continue reading

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Sea Trials by Wendy Hinman Selected a Kirkus Book of the Month!

What an incredible honor! Less than 2% of books earn a Kirkus starred review. Fewer still are selected as a book of the month. Find out why Kirkus described Sea Trials with these superlatives: “expressive writing captures the wonder of … Continue reading

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Wendy Hinman to Premiers her New Book at CYC San Francisco

Wendy Hinman discusses and premiers her new book, Sea Trials at Corinthian Yacht Club of San Francisco. Thursday, April 13, 7pm. The Wilcoxes returned home to San Francisco in 1978 to media fanfare after a five year adventure, during which … Continue reading

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Sea Trials Now On Sale!

The book has now officially launched. That means it is for sale worldwide at many major retailers. Here are a few links: Ask for it at you local bookstore. They can order it if they don’t have it on hand. … Continue reading

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Launch Day is Here!

Welcoming the release of Sea Trials! To celebrate Launch Day, Wendy Hinman will be signing books at Magnolia Bookstore. Date: April 1, 2017,  3-5pm Location: Magnolia Bookstore, 3206 West McGraw, Seattle WA 98110 Her first book, Tightwads on the Loose, … Continue reading

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Bruce Barcott says Sea Trials had him “turning pages at flank speed”

Bruce Barcott, author of Last Flight of the Scarlet Macaw, Measure of a Mountain, and Weed the People and a contributor to Outside and National Geographic magazines, The New York Times Magazine, National Geographic, Mother Jones, Sports Illustrated, Harper’s Magazine, … Continue reading

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More great reviews for Sea Trials

“In a time before cell phones and laptops, the Wilcox family set out to sail around the world, but after a shipwreck, their adventure takes a dramatic detour. Thrilling, poignant, and hilarious moments surface as this family struggles to cope … Continue reading

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Seattle area author Wendy Hinman set to launch new book with events

Story on Three Sheets Northwest: For most sailors, a shipwreck might end the dream of circumnavigating the globe. But not for the Wilcox family. In SEA TRIALS, Seattle-area author Wendy Hinman (Tightwads on the Loose) recounts the Wilcox family’s incredible … Continue reading

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Celebrating Sea Trials at Eagle Harbor Books May 4

Wendy Hinman is excited to share her new book, Sea Trials, at Eagle Harbor Book Company Thursday May 4, 7pm Veteran voyager Wendy Hinman, the author of laugh-out-loud award-winning memoir Tightwads on the Loose, shares another true story of adventure … Continue reading

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Celebrate Wendy Hinman’s new book March 16th

Be one of the first to get your hands on Wendy Hinman’s new book, Sea Trials at a book party at Ravenna Third Place Books Date: Thursday, March 16, 2017, 7pm Event: New book from Award winning author Wendy Hinman: … Continue reading

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