Check your local newsstand, because the printed 2018 “Best of” Small Boats Monthly, which the home office calls Small Boats Annual, is ready. From 2017’s articles here on the site, we’ve got the Coot dinghy on the cover, a nice selection of sail, motor, paddle, and oar articles, a guide to kits and boatbuilders, and an inspiring collection of Reader-Built Boats and their stories. Can’t make it out to your local newsstand? The WoodenBoat Store has you covered.

Coot Dinghy under sail on the cover of 2018 Small Boats Annual.

Small Boats Annual is on the newsstands.

Pro Tip for a Gift Idea: Small Boats Monthly subscription for your loved one, and the physical copy of the 2018 Issue as the wrapped surprise for the holiday.

Bonus Pro Tip: With your subscription to Small Boats Monthly, you’re able to look up anything in the archives, 2018 and further back. That means if you’re reading the Annual and wonder what the discussion in the comments section was like, or if you have more questions, you can search it up because it’s all yours when you’re logged in. ENJOY!