This book was REALLY sad and REALLY happy .
A young boy called Michael is traveling with his parents around the world a yacht, The Peggy Sue, after his parents loose their jobs at the brickworks and decide to sail the seven seas. Michael's parents teach him what he would have normally learned at school and he has a log where he writes about his experiences. They travel from England to Africa, South America and Australia.
One night Michael is on lookout duty with his dog, Stella, when a storm throws them overboard...

RobertPiggottYr6Hawthorn19_20 ( age 10 )