Janie Hampton is an author and former journalist. She’s travelled widely working as journalist in Zimbabwe, Kenya, Zaire (Kinshasa -Congo), Rwanda and Uganda, living in rural communities, travelling by canoe, bus, river-boat and train. In recent years Janie has been working for health charities and is the director of the Chauncy Maples Malawi Trust to restore the SS Chauncy Maples as a clinic ship.find out more about Janie Hampton
Siobhan and Damian Horner
Siobhan and Damian Horner are the authors of a new book For Better For Worse, For Richer For Poorer. Four years ago, Damian gave up his successful career in advertising and with his wife Siobhan, a former travel consultant, left behind a world of suburban domesticity. Together with their two young children they embark in their sixties wooden fishing boat travelling down the inland waterways of France to the Mediterranean sea.
For Better For Worse, For Richer For Poorer
Chris Stewart is the author of Driving Over Lemons and its sequels A Parrot in the Pepper Tree and The Almond Blossom Appreciation SocietyFind out more about Chris Stewart
In his latest book Chris remembers his sailing experiences when he is given the job of skippering a yacht in the Aegean. Unable to sail, Chris hastily takes some lessons and then embarks on some eventful journeys round the Greek islands. He capitalises on his experience by joining the crew of a sailing expedition from Norway to Newfoundland along the route of the Vikings.
3 Ways to Capsize a Boat, An Optimist Afloat
Publisher: Sort of Books
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