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The Bicycle Diaries: My 21,000-Mile Ride for the Climate
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 129,880. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
Environmental researcher David Kroodsma bicycles from his front door in California to the tip of South America, gaining unique insights about climate change along the way. Selected as a Shelf Unbound Notable Book of 2014 and a finalist for both the Montaigne Medal and Forward Review’s IndieFab Book of the Year.
Sand in My Pants
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,210. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2015 by RavenswoodPublishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Fun romp around the world is the best description for this biographical journey of a scuba diver and her buddy/husband. Adventures and misadventures abound.
I Guess We Missed the Boat
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,430. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Eight intrepid seniors, brought together by marriage and with retirement in common, sit reminiscing about their travel experiences. The memory banks open and hilarious events start to spill out. Each, at one time or another, has a role to play in the events that occur on their travels. Reviewers have termed it “laugh out loud hilarious”, “an exhilarating read” and “definitely a ride worth taking.
The Glass Dragon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,800. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
One man's tale of surviving cancer and fulfilling a childhood dream for sailing a 25 foot Coronado solo from New York to Florida.
Memories and Musings of a Post-Postmodern Nomadic Mystic Madman
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 94,900. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit
(4.00 from 1 review)
Disillusioned with the official religion and institution, artifice and constructs offered as "reality," author Jeffrey Charles Archer hit the road and discovered things are indeed not what they say. Shapeshifters, skinwalkers, sasquatch, fairies and other fantastic creatures and extraordinary experiences make up the true tellings of Memories and Musings of a Post-Postmodern Nomadic Mystic Madman.
When The Wind Blows, Extraordinary Adventures With A Deadly Twist
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 102,990. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Buying an ex drug-smuggling boat in Grand Cayman is the start of crazy escapades. Maggi & Robin quit work to set sail across the South Pacific to Australia. From the Caribbean and perils of Panama, to exotic South Sea islands and a devastating cyclone in the Coral Sea peaking in a dramatic helicopter rescue from the ocean. Powerfully told, it’s funny, tragic, romantic and gripping.
An Italian Village - a perspective on life beside lake Como
Series: Paul Wright's Italian adventures · Earlswood Press Life Stories. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 73,340. Language: British English. Published: November 7, 2014 by Earlswood Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
British ex-pat Paul Wright tells of his life as an artist in a village beside Italy's Lake Como. Occasionally, he visits a group of retired men to catch up on local gossip and takes part in food festivals, although one, involving the eating a lot of rather muddy frogs, turns out rather different from what he expected!
Executive Moves
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,290. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Executive Moves is a captivating account of the life of Mobil Corporation executive Peter Hoverkamp and his wife, Christel. During a career with Mobil that spanned over thirty years, Peter and his wife moved around the northeast and then from the U.S. to live in England, Indonesia, Norway, Saudi Arabia and Qatar and provided the opportunity to reconnect with her lifelong friends in Germany.
Sicily, A Captive Land
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 121,250. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Part political critique, part travelogue, Sicily, a captive land will evoke compassion for ordinary Sicilians and outrage at the havoc long wreaked in their lives.
Happier Than A Billionaire: The Escape Manual
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,230. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
The Escape Manual is your guide for moving to, living in, or traveling through Costa Rica. In this perfect blend of information and entertainment, Nadine Hays Pisani answers all of your questions in her patented comedic style. She introduces you to her colorful cast of characters as you laugh your way through reading how to obtain residency, avoid crime, find quality healthcare, and much more.
Story Book 3
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 60,490. Language: German. Published: October 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Story Book 3 - Myanmar + Laos Edition - Mit Fotos, Karten und City-Maps, Verkehrsverbindungen, Tipps und Tricks, Unterkünften, und vieles mehr! »Laos - Die besten Attraktionen« Hier werden die besten Attraktionen von Laos vorgestellt. »92 Attraktionen in Myanmar« In diesem Buch, werden 92 Attraktionen von Myanmar vorgestellt, die sich lohnen, sie zu besichtigen.
Finishing Year
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,290. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A 48-year-old single father takes a gap year to finish his university education as an international exchange student in Europe.
Weeds in the Garden of Eden
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,830. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Barbara Unković, a proud New Zealand-born writer of Croatian and English descent, travels to the village that was her grandfather's birthplace to begin a new life. There, amidst the timeless beauty of this idyllic Adriatic island, things are not quite as they seem...
Spirits of the Border: The History and Mystery of Tombstone
Series: Spirits of the Border, Book 9. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,960. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2014 by Grave Distractions Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » New Age » Supernatural
Within the confines of Tombstone’s borders are stories of lost treasure, out of luck prospectors, and ever present specters. In this volume of Ken Hudnall’s “Spirits of the Border” series you’ll find out the real story behind the shootout at the OK Corral and track the ghosts that can’t quite give up their earthly ties to that bloody day.
Smart Guide Italy: Rome
Series: Smart Guide Italy. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,640. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Smart Guide Italy: Rome 2014 is the most up-to-date and complete guide to the Eternal city. Travelers will find everything they need for an unforgettable visit presented in a convenient and easy-to-use format. Smart Guide includes information on planning a visit, navigating the city, experiencing Italian culture and exploring the beauty of Rome.
100,000 BMW Prayer Miles
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,340. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Motorcycles, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
100,000 miles on a Sport BMW motorcycle? And you are riding that kind of miles in 5 years? Most of the time alone? Follow along as I give Praise and worship to Jesus Christ my savior and LORD as I ride or repair one BMW K1100RS.
Off the Couch and Out the Door: Finding Meaning in Midlife, One Adventure at a Time
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 60,410. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
In Off the Couch and Out the Door, Bob Foulkes shares two decades of personal adventures that helped transform a midlife crisis into a midlife breakthrough. From marathons and triathlons to trekking and adventures of the heart and soul, Bob’s quests take us from beautiful locales in his own backyard to exotic destinations as far-flung as Morocco, India, Kuwait, Ukraine and more.
Dagny Rocks
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 148,380. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Rhea grows up in the hippie days of the 70's aboard a hand-built, ocean-going tugboat. Later she joins Icelander Petur on his big sailing ketch. With an ever-changing crew, Dagny voyages nearly non-stop happily surviving mechanical failures, ripped sails, a keel conversion, irate port captains, multiple mast-removals, and two Newfoundland winters.
An Archaeologist on Holiday
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,050. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2014 by Heather Mackay. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Increasing age is no barrier to having adventures. Archaeologist Brenda Sewell and her husband Eric, in their 60s and 70s, hiked and bussed and joined tour groups away from the usual tourist destinations. Along the way they met people who brightened their lives and showed them many facets of their culture. This full-colour edition contains many photos of Brenda and Eric's travels.
The Russian Factor: Two Women, One Planet, Incredible Odds
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 101,230. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Fiction » Adventure » Action
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
After years of silence, the story can finally be told! Anna Keitel's protected status and ability to travel has - at last - been established. Both women are now relatively safe from Russia and their pursuers. It makes telling this particular story possible. Writing as Jess Ducat, Morgan Stone brings you the story of their year-long, 26,000 km, struggle for survival.