'it should be a requisite read for all coastal activists concerned about beach and surf preservation. -- Surfrider Foundation, Making Waves, 20-5/15
So who would benefit from this book? Well, it's hard to think of a surfer who wouldn't...' -- The Surfer's Path, Issue 33, October/November 2002
The man is ... a "surf forecasting guru". If he doesn't know it, it isn't worth knowing' -- Surf Europe, Issue 22, April/May 2003
From the Back Cover
Have you ever wondered where waves come from; what makes every one different; why some peel nicely and others just close out; why, some days, waves come in sets of six, and others in sets of three; and what factors affect the behaviour of a surfing break? If you have, this book is for you.