Sensible Cruising: The Thoreau Approach : A Philosophic and Practical Approach to Cruising This practical, logical, no nonsense guide shows how anyone, not just the affluent can live the cruising life and get started now.
Voyaging On A Small Income, 2nd Edition An engaging read, the book, although a bit dated, tells the story of a young couple's efforts to realize their dream and keep it alive even though funds are lim
Cost Conscious Cruiser This is a book that should be on every cruiser or would-be cruiser's bookshelf no matter the size of your budget or the scope of your cruising plans.
Twenty Small Sailboats to Take You Anywhere Go small, go now. Reading this book may cause you to re-think that whole "forty foot ketch" thing.
This Old Boat, Second Edition: Completely Revised and Expanded Everything you need to know about maintaince and repair of fiberglass boats. Another great book by Don Casey.