Oliver Optic is the pseudonym of the American teacher, noted academic and author of juvenile literature William Taylor Adams. First published in 1872, "The Yacht Club" series is a set of five volumes: each volume is a new fascinating story. "The Yacht Club; or, the Young Boat Builder", the second volume of "The Yacht Club" series, telling a story of "a young man of high aims and noble purposes". Still like any other person he will make some grave mistakes and have to face moral dilemmas... A classic example of Adams' sometimes rather careless, but very natural style, the story captures the readers' attention at once. Do you want to be carried away by the fascinating adventures of the young boy on his way to adulthood? Then download the book and enjoy the reading!