The Boat Who Wouldn't Float

Farley Mowat


It gave the impression of a good suggestion. bored with way of life ashore, Farley Mowat could discover a strong boat in Newfoundland and roam the salt sea over, loose as a chook. What he stumbled on used to be the worst boat on the earth, and he or she approximately drove him mad. The chuffed experience, regardless of all that Farley and his Newfoundland helpers may well do, leaked like a sieve. Her engine basically labored whilst she felt love it. more often than not, on her maiden voyage, with the engine caught in opposite, she sponsored out of the harbour below complete sail. and she or he sank, regularly.

How Farley and a different group, together with the intrepid girl who married him, coaxed the boat from Newfoundland to Lake Ontario is a marvellous tale. The encounters with sharks, rum-runners, rum and a number of unforgettable characters on land and sea make this a truly humorous ebook for readers of every age.

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