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Scared of Scorpions: My Year of Hell in the Holy Land
By Chauncey Roberts
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 131,430. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
Songwriter Chauncey Roberts is robbed of his movie camera in Syria, beginning a hellish year in which his Palestine, My Heart Concert in Bethlehem is cancelled because of the Gaza Flotilla Tragedy, his TV sitcom nearly comes into being, and he begins Camp Evil in which Jewish settlers attack a scout camp. He overstays his Israeli visa by nine months, escaping at Tel Aviv's airport.
A Beard In Nepal 3. Travels with the Beard in Nepal, Bhutan and India
By Fiona Roberts
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 49,010. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Tod and Fiona visit Nepal for a third time, and meet up again with their friends in the small, isolated village of Salle, high in the Everest Region of the country. They also visit Bhutan, and climb up to the spectacularly beautiful Tiger's Nest Monastery. They drive back to Nepal via India, racing through blazing forests and arriving at 2am in a completely dark Kathmandu, devoid of electricity.
Backpacking With Chad In China And Hong Kong
By Chad Thomson
Series: Backpacking With Chad: An American's Stories From Traveling The World. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,860. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
In this, the latest installment from Chad Thomson's travel journal, we find our hero hanging out with the Masters Of The Universe in Hong Kong, being caught in a compromising situation by a maid, having his plans for Shanghai Shanghai-ed by dead pigs, getting into scrapes in Internet cafes and standing as a tall and proud American in the face of third world corruption.
Saigon Survival: A Counter Intuitive Guide to Surviving the Streets of Saigon
By Simon Miller
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 33,160. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Saigon Survival is a digital multimedia-heavy Vietnam travel guide on Ho Chi Minh City and Vietnam in general.
Backpacking With Chad In Nepal
By Chad Thomson
Series: Backpacking With Chad: An American's Stories From Traveling The World. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,960. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
After his adventures in India, Chad Thomson travels to Nepal on the next leg of his Round The World backpacking trip. Unfortunately he loses his guidebook along the way, so he must travel Nepal on his own, without guidance or help. Will he manage to get around? Will he be ripped off? Can he find the cool-but-reasonably-priced backpackers bars without his trusty Lonely Planet to help him?
Laos - Ein Reisebuch für Selbstentdecker
By Jason Born
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 44,910. Language: German. Published: February 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Laos, ein mystisches und fantastisches Reiseland in Asien. Dieses Buch soll dem interessierten Reisenden zeigen, wo es sich lohnt, einmal genauer hinzuschauen. Laos - lassen Sie sich verzaubern, von einem Land, das wirklich einmalig in Asien ist. Gute Reise!
Chinese Expressions for Emotions and Feelings
By Hongyang(Canada)/ 红洋(加拿大)
Price: $1.90 USD. Words: 4,030. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Mandarin
Have you ever been in a situation where you feel frustrated because you are unable to express your emotions and feelings in Chinese? This book can help you overcome the challenges of learning Chinese by providing you with necessary words, phrases, and sentences that can be applied to various real-life situations.
15 Weeks
By James King
Price: Free! Words: 38,020. Language: British English. Published: February 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Witty, informative, often deliciously ‘tongue-in-cheek’ and full of typically British humour, 15 Weeks is recommended for travellers, would be ex-pats and those who enjoy light reading and a good laugh.
Tet and Soul of Vietnamese
By Mr Zinbooks
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,230. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
On the 1st of January every year is global Tet Holiday. Tet holiday takes place very quickly and shortly within only one day. Therefore Vietnamese people attach great importance to the traditional New Year’s Day of ethnicity, usually held on the first day of lunar January.
VietNam Tet Holiday
By Mr Zinbooks
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,250. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
Lunar New Year is the first also most important step in system of Vietnam Festivals, that ‘ceremony’ as well as ‘activities’ part is very rich in both contents and forms, contains a profound and warm humane value.
My Dear Nha Trang - Tour Guide Viet Nam
By Mr Zinbooks
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,310. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Nha Trang coastal city has long been identified as one of ten big tourism centers in Vietnam. Travelers from everywhere visit Nha Trang to walk along azure beaches; see colorful coral lines with freely swimming shoals; try to adventure sports as sea diving, surfing… or simply to breathe pure, fresh air in Nha Trang.
My Dear Da Nang, Viet Nam
By Mr Zinbooks
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,770. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The greatest time to travel to Da Nang is from February to May, or from June to August, in summer when the weather is quite hot, sometimes rainy. From September to January, more scattered, the weather may be cold in the evening.
My Dear Hue, Viet Nam
By Mr Zinbooks
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,770. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
In Hue (Viet Nam), climate in regions and areas in whole province are different from one another.
North Korea: On the Inside, Looking In
By Dualta Roughneen
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 95,910. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2014 by Bennion Kearny. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Irish Engineer, Dualta Roughneen, experienced the trials and tribulations of North Korea from 2004 to 2007 as an aid agency worker - keeping notes of his observations and thoughts. In this beautifully written and amusing book, he reveals what life is really like in the 'Hermit Kingdom'.
The “People Power” Travel Superbook Book 30. India Travel Guide
By Tony Kelbrat
Price: $1.10 USD. Words: 4,610. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
India is a land of palaces, temples, nature, arts & crafts, a huge tea crop and lots of people. With this diverse grouping of people, it's a great achievement that the country is as peaceful as it is. There is generally a spirit of tolerance there. Driving is on the left. The bus and train networks are huge but basic in some spots. There are at least 300 languages in India.
The “People Power” Travel Superbook Book 29. China Travel Guide
By Tony Kelbrat
Price: $1.30 USD. Words: 7,280. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
China is a huge country, the third largest in the world, bigger than the United States. Look at it on a map. It's virtually all of northern Asia. Beijing is in the North, Shanghia is further south and Hong Kong is in the deep south. It's an old country with a lot of history. Outside of the cities, much of the country does not have a modern infrastructure.
The “People Power” Travel Superbook Book 28. Asia Travel Guide (Covers Almost All Asian Countries)
By Tony Kelbrat
Price: $2.40 USD. Words: 26,050. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Most westerners experience culture shock when they first get to Asia and feel out of place because they're like these big geeks in the presence of all these small people. You are now a novelty item in some places. Take them at their level. Although most hotels and guesthouses have flush toilets, squat toilets are more common. Toilet paper isn't used much. They wash their backside.
The “People Power” Travel Superbook Book 23. Middle East Travel Guide
By Tony Kelbrat
Price: $1.30 USD. Words: 9,720. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The Middle East countries are: Bahrain. Iran. Iraq. Israel. Jordan. Kuwait. Lebanaon. Oman. Qatar. Saudi Arabia. Syria. United Arab Emirates. Yemen. Try #915 at the library.
Riding the Dragon's Back: The Great Race to Run the Wild Yangtze
By Richard Bangs
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,240. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014 by Desktop Adventure. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The thrilling and true account of the competition to be the first river rafting team down the Yangtze, one of the world's longest and most mythic rivers. When a group of American rafters begins its trip high in the Tibetan Plateau, China's patriotic youth rush to the river to beat the foreigners down their own historic waterway, the "dragon" of the title.
My Dear Ha Noi
By Mr Zinbooks
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 5,560. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Hanoi – a culture thousands of years capital always appeal tourists by strange antique and peace.