This site has limited support for your browser. We recommend switching to Edge, Chrome, Safari, or Firefox.

1% for the Planet Member
20% Off at checkout when you purchase a Canvas Collar & Canvas Lead together.

The Draw of the Sea


Centred around the diverse Cornish Coast, The Draw of the Sea is a captivating and thought-provoking account of the lives of fishermen, conservationists, boatmakers and surfers, whose paths are intertwined with the sea.

Wyl Menmuir's The Draw of the Sea is a captivating narrative that chronicles the relationships people have with the sea and their connections to it. Through its exquisite prose, it reveals the unifying power and enduring influence the ocean has on the human psyche.

In twelve connected chapters, Menmuir examines the lives of coastal fishermen steeped in tradition, beachcombers looking for stories buried in washed up artifacts, and more who inhabit the environment of the sea.

The Draw of the Sea is an insightful look into the influence of our environment and its effects on our lives. It is both absorbing and thought-provoking, with a gripping narrative that will resonate with anyone who has been captivated by the powerful bond with the ocean.


  • Author: Wyl Menmuir
  • Format: Paperback, 304 pages
  • Dimensions: 198mm x 129mm
  • Publisher: Quarto Publishing PLC