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A Teacher on the Yukon - The Rampart Alaska Letters
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 72,600. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014 by Graham Publishing Group. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators
In 1969 I fulfilled a childhood dream and moved to Alaska. The Federal government was my travel agent, having accepted my application to become a VISTA Volunteer, an application which I had stamped “Alaska Only! ” With foresight that continues to astonish me, I asked my parents, to keep the letters that I sent home. As a result I have approximately 350 letters covering the years 1969 - 1977.
Renovating Vonnegut
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,650. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Renovating Vonnegut tells the story of Lake Maxinkuckee, Culver Military Academy, Culver, Indiana, and how author Kurt Vonnegut and his family are related to them. It also tells of the renovation of one of the Vonneguts' summer cottages on the east shore of Lake Maxinkuckee.
The Alaska Backgrounder, Volume One: Perils and Promise
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,450. Language: American English. Published: May 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » North America
Perils and Promise is a story-based narrative that connects Alaska’s pre-history with present-day, highlighting many of the perils faced by those coming into the country, and the promise that spurred them onward. The book also features in-depth answers to the most frequently asked questions by visitors, lots of facts and figures, where to go and what to see and do.
Why I Love New Orleans
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Price: Free! Words: 34,550. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 1 review)
New York Times Bestselling Author, Heather Graham has compiled a series of 30 Blogs she wrote in 2013 on things she loves about New Orleans - a city that is very dear to her and is the setting for several of her books.
The Punk Rock Las Vegas Survival Guide: Beer, Bowling and Debauchery Las Vegas Style
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,400. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The Punk Rock Las Vegas Survival Guide is a smart travel book for punks. Save a ton of money and squeeze every drop of fun and excitement out of your hard earned Las Vegas vacation. See world class bands, eat the best food, drink the finest beers and go home knowing you got your money's worth. Discover places and deals even the locals don't know about. This book will show you how.
Hittin’ the Trail: Day Hiking the St. Croix National Scenic Riverway
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,230. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
“Hittin’ the Trail: Day Hiking the St. Croix National Scenic Riverway” is the only complete guide to the parks’ great day hiking trails. With one tap of the screen, you can: >>Plan days of fun family-friendly activities >>Learn which trails lead to great vistas, swimming beaches, and wildlife sightings >>Discover historical and geological wonders >>Find directions, entrance fees, and more!
The 2014-2015 Honolulu Real Estate Guide
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Price: Free! Words: 74,250. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2014 by Wexford House Books. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Home buying
(5.00 from 1 review)
Everything you need to know about Honolulu real estate. Insider tips about buying and selling real estate in Honolulu. Information about surrounding towns, and which is best for you and your family, including interviews with buyers who know the area best. Insight into employment opportunities, schools, health care, recreational and cultural activities, shopping, climate, transportation, and more.
The Alaska Chronicles – Our Alaskan Cruise Adventure
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,930. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2013 by Mossy Feet Books. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
An Alaskan cruise is a wonderful experience. Taking an Alaskan cruise can be the experience of a lifetime. The Alaska Chronicles –Our Alaskan Cruise Adventure relates our experiences on an Alaskan cruise.
Love Boxes
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Series: Love Boxes, "The Prequel". Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,280. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2013 by Gemini Press Books. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Fancy Ford is a little darling in pig tails, but the grandson of the lady next door thinks she's a spoiled brat. Every year her parents spend the summer at the family cottage in Charlevoix, Michigan. The story begins in 1991 as Fancy waits on the dock for her Uncle to come sailing through the Pine River Channel. What she can't know is her life is about to change forever Fifty photos are included.
Tracks Across Alaska - A Dog Sled Journey
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 132,300. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A Scotsman dreams of driving a dog sled across Alaska. Arriving there with no experience, he learns the hard way. This is much more than the story of that feat of self-reliance and endurance; it defines the deep bond between man and dog; it is a portrait of the land - beautiful, rich, empty, sometimes murderous - its history and the people who live there. And it has become a classic.
In a Valley... A Writer's New Beginning
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,370. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Not really a tourism guide. Instead, an author's new beginning as a journalist. Writing about my experiences in the Lehigh Valley, Pa area. Reviews and Interviews include: arts, music, businesses and events. They are mixed with photos of the area. You will find out why this author started on the journalist side.
Graceland Cemetery: A Tour of Chicago History
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Series: Cemetery Guide. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,370. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
"Graceland Cemetery: A Tour of Chicago History" is a walking tour of one of the city's most beautiful and historic locations, and provides specific directions to find the final resting places of nearly three dozen people who helped to make Chicago the city it is today, including business and political leaders, prominent architects and sports legends.
A Visit to Ripley County Indiana
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,350. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2012 by Mossy Feet Books. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This is the complete visitors travel guide to Ripley County, Indiana. There are five drive tours included which will take you to all the sights and historical significant places in Ripley County, Indiana, USA.
Railroad 1869 Along the Historic Union Pacific Through Nebraska
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,870. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » North America
This book chronicles the construction of the Union Pacific Railroad from its faltering start at Omaha in 1864 through the following three years as the builders press on through Nebraska. It describes the crews' dogged determination as they met the challenges of floods, scorching summers, Indian attacks and derailments.
Holy Cross Cemetery: The Unauthorized Guide
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Series: Cemetery Guide. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,700. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
“Holy Cross Cemetery: The Unauthorized Guide” is a complete guide to the burial locations of nearly 70 celebrities, including film legends Rita Hayworth, Bela Lugosi, Bing Crosby, Ray Bolger, Jack Haley, Loretta Young, Jimmy Durante, Rosalind Russell, Pat O’Brien, Ann Miller, Mary Astor, Ricardo Montalban, John Candy and Fred MacMurray, plus detailed personal and professional biographies.
Las Vegas - Cheap and Easy
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,660. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
When visiting a city like Las Vegas, travel guides are a waste of time and money. Things change too fast and too often. You need to be able to use the free tools on the internet to your advantage to plan your own vacation. Las Vegas–Cheap and Easy will help you do just that. It’s full of tips, tricks and recommendations to help you plan a trip to Las Vegas, save money and still have a blast!
Forest Lawn Hollywood Hills: The Unauthorized Guide
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Series: Cemetery Guide. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,490. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
“Forest Lawn Hollywood Hills: The Unauthorized Guide” is a complete guide to the burial locations of dozens of celebrities, including film legends Buster Keaton, Stan Laurel and Bette Davis; TV pioneers Steve Allen and Ernie Kovacs; comedians Marty Feldman and Freddie Prinze; musicians Liberace and Rick Nelson; and recent additions John Ritter, David Carradine, Brittany Murphy and Tom Bosley.
Military Veterans Travel Guide to VA Services Locations In All 50 States
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 43,260. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
Veterans Travel Guide to VA Services Locations In All 50 States by Robert Post Traveling can often be difficult enough even for those in perfect health. This guide has been prepared with the U.S. Military Veteran traveler in mind. This guide details contact information and locations for Veterans Services in all 50 states including addresses, phone numbers and web addresses.
Houston Dining Index - A Guide for Visitors (and Most Locals, Too)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,940. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Houston Dining Index is a different and more useful type of guide. It is organized as series of over 60 categories designed for the business traveler, newcomer, and those not terribly familiar with the city proper. A few of the categories are: bistros, Italian restaurants, Italian-American restaurants, steakhouses, beer bars, places within a short walk of the MetroRail stops, and much more.
The Dark Side of Disney
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,250. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011 by Bamboo Forest Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(4.25 from 4 reviews)
THE DARK SIDE OF DISNEY reveals all of the tips, tricks, scams, and stories that THEY don’t want you to know about! Unabashedly unafraid of offending the family-oriented audiences catered to by other Disney travel guides, author Leonard Kinsey gives intrepid travelers access to the seamy, raunchy, and often hilarious underbelly of Walt Disney World.