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Booklife Review of Tightwads on the Loose

“This rollicking, life-embracing memoir of adventure on the high seas is pure, fast-paced reading enjoyment. From one port to the next, there’s plenty of action, good humor, and moments of excitement. Hinman’s sunny enthusiasm for her subject matter and skillful, … Continue reading

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Wendy Hinman Featured in the Seattle Review of Books

“Who hasn’t dreamed of setting out to sea? The romance, the danger, the open waves? Our sponsor this week is Wendy Hinman, who dreamed about it, then did it. Hinman spent seven years on the Pacific Ocean, sharing a tiny … Continue reading

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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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An “engaging, fast-paced memoir” for Wanderlusters

Wanderlust and Lipstick blogger Wanderboomer loves Tightwads on the Loose, calling it an “engaging, fast-paced memoir.” “Hinman paints enticing descriptions of days ‘filled with snorkels, hikes and books instead of meetings, deadlines and email’ and shipwreck dives in the Philippines. … Continue reading

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“An Entertaining Book” Voyages Magazine

“Tightwads on the Loose, Wendy Hinman’s entertaining book introduces us to two very different people with a shared love of sailing and adventure. In revealing her heart, Wendy gives a poignant personal account. I finished her book with salt spray … Continue reading

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