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Author and Lecturer
"Michael has a new Facebook Author Page
"Michael J. Tougias"
(Michael has a new blog, check
it out at
Click below to preorder
"New book from Michael, available at Amazon".
A Storm Too Soon: A True Story of Disaster, Survival and
Incredible Rescue. “This
armchair adventure doesn’t get much more exciting. It is told
in the present tense. This real-life sea story reads like a
thrilling novel.” --- The Connecticut Post
To view actual video of one of the rescue's in A Storm Too
Fatal Forecast: An Incredible True Tale of Disaster
and Survival at Sea.
“Tougias spins a marvelous and terrifying yarn…a breath-taking
book.” – The Los Angeles Times.
Ten Hours Until Dawn: The True Story of Heroism and
Tragedy Aboard the Can Do During the Blizzard of 1978.
“The best story of peril at sea since the Perfect Storm. A
superb narrative” – The Booklist
"Tougias on Fox & Friends National"
(pronounced “Toe-gis”) is a dynamic speaker and an award winning author
of 19 books. This website allows visitors to order autographed or
personalized books, view presentation topics, and see a listing of
upcoming presentations open to the public. Tougias' co-written
book, The Finest Hours is being made into a major motion picture by the
His new program SURVIVAL LESSONS:
PEAK PERFORMANCE UNDER PRESSURE shares lessons about
attaining difficult goals and decision-making from those who have
survived against all odds. Some of Michael’s clients who have praised
the presentation include General Dynamics, The Tofias Management
Conference, Lincoln Financial, NYU Surgeons Roundtable, Midwest National
Insurance, and more.
(Click here for additional information)
Michael also offers a
"Get Published Workshop". Read the details at
- "In February of 1952,
eighty-four men were in danger of drowning off the Coast of Cape Cod
when a ferocious Nor'easter split their ships in two. This is a
gripping read!" -- James Bradly, author of Flags of our Fathers
- The Finest Hours is
available at Amazon.com by clicking the link on the
title and book cover above.
"Soon to be a
major motion picture from the Disney Corporation!"
Overboard! A True Bluewater Odyssey of Disaster and Survival
"You Will not be able to Put This Book Down". -- Dodge Morgan,
first American to sail solo, non-stop around the globe.
"Listen to the Overboard Survivors on NPR's Here and Now."
Dramatic Overboard Rescue on YouTube - Part I
Overboard Rescue on YouTube - Part II
Overboard Rescue on YouTube - Part III