By: Christine Paymani

What is the book about?

Chasing Mavericks is based on a true story about how Jay Moriarity started surfing at the age 8 because his neighbor Frosty Hesson saved his life. One morning when Jay was 15, he jumped on the back of Frosty's van one night and followed him on his journey. After watching, Jay sees Frosty and three of his friends riding a gigantic swell, Mavericks. Begging after, Frosty teaches Jay on riding Mavericks. At the end, you find out if Jay does or doesn't ride the wave.