by Heather M Wood
James is bored. Friends, school and home have all turned sour and now he's stuck on a holiday with Mum while Dad is away on business. Enter Izzy, a sailing-mad girl who offers to teach James to sail too. Tacking, hiking, capsizing: Through his sailing lessons with Izzy James learns to come to terms with life back home and finds that this holiday isn't so bad after all.