Author in Bellingham to describe joys, terror of around-the-world sailing trip

Sharon Reed-Hendricks shares her book, “One Man’s Dream, One Woman’s Reality,” at 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 19, at Village Books, 1200 11th St.

Part adventure story, part travel story, part love story, her book tells of how she and her husband survived a fierce storm that nearly ended their sailboat voyage around the world, and how they managed to escape harm during a harrowing encounter with Caribbean pirates.

Admission is free. Details: 360-671-2626.