For the stressed out and winter-weary comes this transporting
memoir that will appeal directly to escapist fantasies about
leaving the work world behind and taking up residence in the
nearest tropical locale. In AN EMBARRASSMENT OF MANGOES, the author
and her husband do just that, and this enchanting, sun-drenched
book intimately chronicles their life-changing two-year odyssey
around the Caribbean aboard their sailboat Receta.
Prior to the trip, Ann and Steve Vanderhoof were driven,