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The boys in the boat
Our Price: £8.09
Shortlisted for the William Hill Sports Book of the Year, this is the bestselling story about a rowing team's quest for Olympic gold in Nazi Germany. ...
The shipping forecast
Our Price: £10.99
The rhythmic lullaby of 'North Utsire, South Utsire' has been lulling the nation's insomniacs to sleep for over 90 years. It has inspired songs, poetr...

Fearless
Our Price: £9.86
Like the instant classic The Last American Man, Fearless is the story of a remarkable individual who accepts no personal limits-including fear. Freya ...
Amazing sailing stories
Our Price: £11.69
Set sail on a thrilling journey to discover some of the most exciting tales of adventure afloat. There's every sort of vessel from majestic square rig...

Surfing California
Our Price: £17.96
Surfing California is your one-of-a-kind guide to more than 200 of the best breaks in the Golden State - from classic surf spots to lesser-known waves...
The Skipper's Pocketbook
Our Price: £10.79
A pocket database containing everything a busy skipper needs to know but might find hard to remember. It is easy to take for granted how much a skippe...

The complete book of sea kayaking
Our Price: £16.16
The most comprehensive guide for sea kayakers of all levels First published in 1976, The Complete Book of Sea Kayaking is a comprehensive guide for t...
Understanding a nautical chart
Our Price: £17.99
We all rely on charts to navigate at sea - but are we missing essential information? A mass of data is included on each chart and deciphering the many...

Waterproof Notebook - Pocket-sized
Our Price: £3.89
Fernhurst Books' Waterproof Notebook Pocket-sized fits in the pocket. It is printed on plastic paper that is totally waterproof. It can be written on...
A wild call
Our Price: £10.79
Martyn Murray was finding modern life, with all its restrictions and controls, suffocating. Following years of soul-searching, his father's death trig...

Multihull seamanship
Our Price: £13.49
This is an A-Z of seamanship skills for multihull sailors. There are many textbooks on the market which detail general seamanship principles. This is ...
Illustrated navigation
Our Price: £12.59
Today, yachts are often equipped with radar, GPS, chart plotters, AIS, etc. This equipment has also become much more reliable, making it possible to m...

Racundra's third cruise
Our Price: £13.49
Most people know of Arthur Ransome, the author of the classic children's sailing tale, Swallows & Amazons, and many other books in the same series...
The art of kayaking
Our Price: £16.16
The Art of Kayaking is the distilled essence of a lifetime of kayak instruction at all skill levels around the world, with the added insights gained f...

Cockpit companion
Our Price: £7.19
A handy, splash-proof, on-the-water aide memoire of everything the skipper and crew need to know - or find out quickly - when cruising: from lights, s...
LeRoy Grannis
Our Price: £27.00
At a time when surfing is more popular than ever, it's fitting to look back at the years that brought the sport into the mainstream. Developed by Hawa...

Paul Elvstr?m explains the racing rules of sailing
Our Price: £17.99
Written by a sailing Olympian, this has been the most-trusted reference for racing sailors around the world for over 45 years and has sold 320,000 cop...
Simple boat maintenance
Our Price: £13.50
Simple Boat Maintenance concentrates on the 67 most common boat maintenance jobs. Each is rated for difficulty on a scale of 1-5 and is explained in s...

Quality time?
Our Price: £13.49
Published to celebrate the life of Mike Peyton, 'the world's greatest yachting cartoonist', this second edition features personal tributes from some 1...
The laser book
Our Price: £15.29
The Laser is the world's most popular adult dinghy and comes with three rigs: Standard (used by men at the Olympic games), Radial (used by women at th...