Boat Girl: A Memoir of Youth, Love, & Fiberglass by Melanie Neale
Approx. 94,660 words.
Published on September 29, 2012 by
“Boat Girl” is the heart-breaking memoir of what it’s like to grow up aboard a sailboat. Melanie paints a vivid picture of the trials and tribulations of family life aboard a sailboat without drowning the reader in the technical details of sailing. “Boat Girl” strikes a perfect balance between a coming of age story and a sea tale, enjoyable for boaters and land-lovers alike.