by Charles Harker
a remarkable little boat who tells her own story, from humble
beginnings working as a barge boat on the Thames Estuary,
to a workhorse in the oyster trade.
long and joyful retirement she is re-born as a winklebrig
and sails her home waters of the River Blackwater, the Scottish
waters of the Solway Firth, the Cornish River Fal, venturing
abroad to Brittany and then finally, the Norfolk Broads. She
encounters many adventures, from being swallowed by quicksand
to being a film star.
is an ode to Joy from her devoted owners Janet and Charles
Press Ltd 2010
210 x 210mm
280gsm cover with flaps
64 pages text
16 pages colour photos