All at Sea has teamed up with Adlard Coles to give away a fantastic bundle of boating books worth more than £100.
Skipper’s Cockpit Weather Guide by Frank Singleton (£12.99): This spiral-bound instant reference guide will help you draw the most relevant weather information from a variety of sources, understand and apply broader forecast data to your location and your anticipated route, and know when and how to make those necessary alterations.
All Hands on Deck (£12.99): This sailing activity book is brimming with ideas and information for young sailors to inspire them to discover, explore and learn about sailing and boats. Full of lovely illustrations and imaginative and educational ideas for making the most of sailing, it is the ideal sailing companion for children.
The Sailor’s Sin Bin (£10.99): The book compiles the best of the short real-life confessions from sailors from Yachting Monthly’s Confessions feature, many of them illustrated by original cartoons. These cautionary tales are arranged into themed chapters, for the amusement and edification of readers.
The Dinghy Cruising Companion 2nd edition by Roger Barnes (£17.99): This guide, updated and expanded for its second edition, is invaluable for all aspiring or already-enthusiastic dinghy cruisers, showing how to get started and how to expand your horizons. The information and advice are interwoven with evocative stories of the author’s adventures afloat.
The Complete Ocean Skipper 2nd edition by Tom Cunliffe (Hardback £32): The Complete Ocean Skipper covers everything a sailor needs to know when planning and preparing for an offshore cruise or ocean passage. The second edition of this definitive handbook is fully updated, with new and revised content on multihulls, autopilots, radar, anchoring and software.
Channel Coast of France by Paul Heiney (£18.99): This is the perfect companion for exploring the pretty harbours and beautiful beaches of the Channel Coast of France. The book is lavishly illustrated with the author’s own photos of this alluring coastline’s bustling ports and hidden gems.