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Living in Shanghai (notes from an expat's wife)
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 22,030. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 29, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
An expat's wife account of living in the most cosmopolitan city of China - Shanghai. Encompassing many aspects of a foreigner's life, each chapter is accompanied by colourful photos for dramatic illustrations. This book is an easy and quick read for anybody who wish to understand life in Shanghai city.
Jersey Yogi: The Unintentional Enlightenment of an Uptight Man
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 61,610. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Yoga
As he stood stark naked in his massage seminar, Jim wondered just how he, an average guy from a cookie-cutter neighborhood in the suburbs, had come to find himself there. An improbable series of coincidences had shaken him out of his comfortable life and into a world of New Age healing, spirituality and ashrams. He was on a path, in spite of himself.
The Long Leg of Italy: Explore with Just Us Two
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Series: Just Us Two Travel, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,560. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Having only travelled abroad twice before, our intrepid couple set off on their own as they began their love affair with Italy. Over the years, exploring Italy by rail, vaparetto, coach, and other modes of transport, they discovered the diverse life of Italy from the lakes in the mountains, Rome, Florence, Venice, Sorrento and down to Puglia and Calabria in the foot of The Long Leg of Italy.
Westwood Memorial Park: The Unauthorized Guide
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Series: Cemetery Guide. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,760. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
“Westwood Memorial Park: The Unauthorized Guide,” provides the most complete, accurate and comprehensive directions to find the final burial locations of nearly 100 celebrities, including Marilyn Monroe, Jack Lemmon, Walter Matthau, Burt Lancaster, Dean Martin, Natalie Wood, Don Knotts, Farrah Fawcett, Rodney Dangerfield and dozens more, plus detailed personal and professional biographies.
The Worst Travel Guide to Cambodia.
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Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 32,640. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
I lived in Cambodia for almost two years, living, working and exploring this amazing country. I have a lot of stories, far more then I could fit into this book, but this book will help you know more about Cambodia, its people, and the life you can enjoy there if you are an expat or just passing through.
Croatia Traveller's Zagreb and Beyond
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,880. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Discover the charms of Croatia's capital city. Zagreb and Beyond provides everything you need to know from airport transfers to historical background to details on all of Zagreb's highlights. And you're not confined to Zagreb! Plitvice Lakes National Park is within easy reach of Zagreb and you'll find out all about it. Or, visit the region's castles, religious sites and little villages.
The Iberian Job
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,980. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The Iberian Job is a journey into one man's quest to answer the most fundamental question of them all: what is the 'mind'? It's also a journey across western Europe and gives a rich insight into what it's like to live in places such as France and Portugal, particularly with regard to being down and out. After reading this book you'll never be afraid again.
A Baguette a Day: My First Year in Saint Antonin
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 214,680. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
T. D. Lake along with his partner, Linnea, and their golden retriever, Beau, take a leap of faith into the unknown when they move from Arizona to Saint Antonin-Noble-Val, a rural village in southwest France. A Baguette a Day is a must-read for anyone thinking about moving to France. It is loaded with anecdotes that will enlighten every reader about life in France and how the French live it.
Vicarious Paris: One Woman's Candid Tale of Moving to Paris, With Insights on: Food, Nightlife, Living Like a Local, and More
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,750. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
What if you could get Paris nostalgia, Paris recommendations, and vivid Paris daydreams all from one book? Welcome to "Vicarious Paris," where the author takes you along through every corner of Paris, on a journey to cafés, bakeries, cocktail bars, and the ever-charming side streets of Paris, along with regular doses of humor, and insights straight from the locals. LENGTH: 80K WORDS
Tokyo's Mystery Deepens
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,230. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Longtime resident, writer and professor Michael Pronko shows just why Tokyo life is equal parts trial and joy. Pronko examines Tokyo as a city, a culture and an overpowering experience. Tokyo’s Mystery Deepens taps the enigmatic sides of Tokyo with humor, delicacy and a large dose of healthy confusion. Tokyo’s Mystery Deepens are drawn from Pronko’s popular monthly column in Newsweek Japan.
The Frugal Guide: Dublin 2015
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Price: Free! Words: 40,360. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Dublin is one of the most popular yet most expensive destinations in Europe. This book highlights free and less-expensive things to do for the traveler on a budget. Step-by-step walking tours, detailed maps, reviews of free and paid attractions, historical and humorous local stories, general travel advice, and guides to day trips out of Dublin are all included.
Southern Cross Safari: Around Australia by bus and train
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 246,120. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014 by Rubida ePress. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
In this intriguing travel narrative, author Bruce Gall takes the reader on a 26,000-kilometre (16,000-mile) bus and train trip around Australia, exploring the nature of the country, its fascinating wildlife and stunning landscapes.
Motorbiking Cambodia & Vietnam
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 35,060. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
From common scams when buying and selling a motorbike, suggested routes, accommodation, budget, border crossings, and more.
Trampled Grass
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,900. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Church / General
In the warm style loved by readers of his previous twelve books, author S.C. "Curt" Iles returns with a new short story collection, Trampled Grass. Containing forty stories about South Sudan's recent refugees and the northern Ugandans who welcome them, Trampled Grass is a healthy mixture of stories of friendship, sorrow, humor, and the resiliency of the human spirit. Going beyond the hea
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: 40,280. 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.
Walking Tours of the Great Italian Cities
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 149,170. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
These tours take the reader through Florence, Venice, Rome and Pisa, looking at art and architecture, and showing how each city developed through history. Originally developed as audio tours, they are now available in e-book form.
Scotland: Stunning, Strange, and Secret: A Guide to Hidden Scotland
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,700. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2014 by Tirgearr Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Do you find yourself drawn to the magic of Scotland? Would you like to see places beyond the typical tourist traps? Come, join me on a journey through the mists of legend, into the hidden places of mystery. Immerse yourself in the legends and myths, the history that has made this island precious in the hearts and minds of millions.
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--City of Contradictions? Yes and no! The largest city in the world teems with chaotic energy and serene, human-scale beauty. Want to know the real city? Writing about Tokyo for over 15 years, essayist and professor Michael Pronko opens up Tokyo life and reveals what’s beneath the gleaming, puzzling exterior of the biggest city in the world.
The InterNations Expat Guide to the United States of America
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Series: The InterNations Expat Guide, Book 5. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 69,070. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The InterNations Expat Guide series is your window into the world’s most exciting and vibrant expat hotspots! The books offer detailed insights into all aspects relating to the daily lives of expats: be it the administrative steps before departure, the housing and job search, employment opportunities, healthcare etc. – we cover it all.