An interesting and insightful book exploring the author's efforts to follow in his father's footsteps and succeed in the tumultuous fishing industry.
The reader is invited to experience the author's life as a Hull trawlerman; from his first trip out as a teenager, to achieving the highest rank of skipper. The intense highs and lows in between are relayed in great detail, with photographs adding to the reading pleasure.
This is a story of hard work, courage, and the importance of following your heart. The author's infinite love for his family and high regard for his shipmates add a touching element to the book.