. . . and 101 Other Things for Young Mariners to Build, Try and Do on the Water. Spark a passion for sailng and the outdoors in your child. Ever since humankind began seafaring, boats and shoreline adventures have produced sturdy, independent, creative, self-reliant kids. From the author of the bestselling Complete Sailor and proud father of a boy mariner, here is the book for all parents who want to introduce their kids to the world of boats, boating, sailing, the shore, and the sea. It provides dozens of adventures and activities for kids, and a plethora of projects for you and your kids to do together. 272 pages. 2010. Hardback.