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Silicon Valley Monk: From Metaphysics to Reality on the Buddhist Path
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Price: Free! Words: 102,580. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
"Silicon Valley Monk" is a memoir of one man's attempt to wake up amid the reality distortion field of Silicon Valley - and his own mind.
A Year in Vietnam: 1964, Memoir of a Unique Experience
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,450. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
ALONE IN A COUNTRY AT WAR. As the young wife of a USAF pilot, the writer is not authorized to accompany her husband when he receives orders for Vietnam. She decides to go anyway, on her own, and ends up in the country before her husband. Join her, as she arrives alone, the day after a coup, and in the middle of a cholera epidemic. Accompany her through her fears, challenges, and joys.
Beauty and Chaos Essays on Tokyo
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,190. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Tokyo, the most intense city in the world, essays on trains, pachinko, bonsai, running and how the city works and how it feels to live here. Travelogue, philosophy, urban analysis, and creative essays on the biggest city in the world.
Chatsworth and the Duchesses of Devonshire
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,640. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
As individuals, the Duchesses of Devonshire have made their mark on history, politics, and English high society. Collectively, they are a force which has made an indelible print on the conservation of their home at Chatsworth. With this book you will unlock the stories of these amazing women and get a room by room tour of Chatsworth.
Hanoi für Anfänger
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 20,570. Language: German. Published: October 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Hanoi ist die Hauptstadt Vietnams, und für viele Urlauber das Sprungbrett in ein fantastisches Land. Dieses Buch ist Ihr Kompass, für diese fantastische Stadt, für die Sehenswürdigkeiten, Ausflüge, Hotels, Cafés, Bars, Märkte und vieles mehr. 2014, mit City-Maps und Fotos
Story Book 3
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 60,490. Language: German. Published: October 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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.
Franklin, Oops, Mud & Cupcake: Canoeing the Coppermine, Seal, Anderson & Snowdrift Rivers in Northern Canada
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,930. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2014 by Agio Publishing House. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Franklin, Oops, Mud & Cupcake is an engaging account of four canoe trips in northern Canada written by outdoor author and adventurer Michael D. Pitt. Michael's intimate writing style brings you "into the canoe" as he and his wife Kathleen discover the strength, challenges and self-reliance that come from absolute isolation. The trips are down the Coppermine, Seal, Anderson and Snowdrift rivers.
A Thailand Diary Volume 2 July - December
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,590. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The diary is a no holds barred account of the lifestyle and customs which you will find in the Land of Smiles. Matt Owens Rees does not hold back any punches in this candid look at the Thais and Thailand. He shows the paradise of Thailand as well as the bits no-one wants to talk about. Because authentic Thai people crop up regularly in the pages of the diary readers get a true view of the country
A Thailand Diary 1 January - 31 December
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 99,940. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
One of a series of books on Thailand culture and lifestyle, written in a diary format and introducing real Thai people. Read what the Thais feel about the culture shock that foreigners usually experience during their visits here and be entertained by the surprises that Westerners find in their contact with the Thais. A readable and often humourous book with entries that are fun to browse. . .
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.
501 German Oddities
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,350. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Have you ever spent any time in Germany? Have you ever been puzzled by German attitudes, behavior or points of view? Take it from someone who has done both that this puzzlement only gets more puzzling the longer you live here. In the end, you don’t understand the Germans, you experience them. And this funny collection of observations is a relatively safe way for you to partake in that experience.
Die besten Attraktionen in München - Premium Edition
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 42,020. Language: German. Published: September 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
München ist eine der schönsten Städte der Welt, und hat dementsprechend viele Attraktionen vorzuweisen. Wir stellen hier viele Attraktionen vor, die man sich persönlich individuell zusammenstellen kann. Das können Museen, Kirchen, Kinos, Theater aber auch Seen, oder schöne Parks, und sportliche Attraktionen sein. Hier werden diese Attraktionen im Einzelnen beschrieben.
157 Attraktionen in München
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 20,070. Language: German. Published: September 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
München ist einer der schönsten Städte der Welt. Eine Stadt mit vielen fantastischen Attraktionen und Sehenswürdigkeiten. Das können Museen, Kirchen, Kinos, Theater aber auch Seen, oder schöne Parks, und sportliche Attraktionen sein. Hier werden diese Attraktionen im Einzelnen beschrieben, wo sie liegen, was der Eintritt kostet, und mit welchen Verkehrsmitteln man dort hinfahren kann.
Letters From Zimbabwe
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 35,680. Language: Australian English. Published: September 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Quite different from many stories about Africa where loss of optimism and courage is echoed in laments about the violence, the dirt, the boredom, and the barren land scorched by the fierce sun, Kara takes a refreshing stance towards her new home. She derives her energy from writing letters to her best friend Hannah and from nature and people she encounters on her frequent travels through Zimbabwe.
Alaska Sampler 2014
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Price: Free! Words: 49,640. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The Alaska Sampler features pieces of fiction, memoir, biography, and humor from ten of Alaska’s finest authors. Together they reach beyond media stereotypes to lay bare a primal land that can’t be packaged or staged, an Alaska that will linger in your imagination long after you’ve finished reading.
Porto Alegre - The Essential Travel Guide
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,020. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This guide will show you some major tourist spots in Porto Alegre and also little places loved by the locals. More than a hundred entries including bars, restaurants, nightclubs, shops and tours. Special chapters include safety tips, activities for cultural immersion, tips on how to make friends and suggestions for anyone wanting to get involved with local charities.
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.
A Bathtub in Our Garden
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Price: $5.17 USD. Words: 52,880. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
An amusing account of the attempted ecological renovation of an ancient French farmhouse in the heart of the countryside.
Angkor Wat & Cambodia
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 38,390. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Tips and advice to save you money and make your trip to Angkor Wat & Cambodia go smoother. Note, this book is not a guide to the different temples, but a guide to help you prepare for your visit to the temples and Cambodia, or possibly move to Cambodia. Information for visas, visa renewals, accommodation, temple passes, transport, shopping, and more are given
Infidelity Gun Running & Other Tales
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,470. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: July 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
An interesting collection of fact and fiction; fourteen short stories drawn from the author’s vast treasure trove of memories gathered during a lifetime in aviation. The subjects are many and varied, and are not all confined to aviation. There are a couple from the Cold War; a gun running incident in North Africa; and several about infidelity, and the like, involving the airline industry.