Married Bliss and Mechanical Breakdowns While Living Aboard a Trawler
A young woman meets an amazing guy, falls in love, and they move in together. Straightforward enough, right? Except he lives on a boat--a thirty-eight-foot trawler, docked in Chicago. Their relationship is intensified by living in a tiny space, and by the never-ending quirks of the boat, who becomes a third party in the marriage. There are electrical failures, pump failures, big waves, and freezing winters . . . not to mention the attack goose. Felicia Schneiderhan has a fine literary sensibility and manages to be both funny and deeply serious in writing about boats and love and relationships.
Breakaway Books, 9781621240204, 256pp.
Publication Date: October 27, 2015