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The Interpreter’s Journal - Stories from a Thai and Lao Interpreter
By Benjawan Becker
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,300. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
You will be surprised how much you can learn about Thailand, Thai culture, Thai history and Thai-Western relationship from this book.
Harmonic Highways
By Michael Abraham
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 115,450. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Motorcycling Virginia's Heritage Music Trail, The Crooked Road A rollicking, exuberant journey through the spiritual heart and soul of Appalachia in search of musicians, luthiers, promoters, artists, athletes, coal miners, and playwrights. This journey, told with passion, poignancy, and humor, will delight every adventurer, whether on two wheels, four wheels, or a living room recliner.
Sacred Welsh Waters
By Chris J Thomas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,340. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2011 by Paul D. E. Mitchell. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Chris Thomas has written a definitive guide to the sacred wells and springs of Wales. Once sites of pagan ritual, many were appropriated by early Christian saints who continued to promote their magical healing properties. More than just a must-see list, the author has researched the local history of the well and their sometimes less than saintly patrons. Includes a guide to Welsh pronunciation.
Natural Wanders in Australia
By Linda Lee Rathbun
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 132,440. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
A nature-loving travel writer and her photographer/husband run away from their home in Florida to spend a year wandering in Australia. Wander with them as they travel to the more remote areas of the Land Down Under discovering its many natural wonders.
A Good Horse Has No Color: Searching Iceland for the Perfect Horse
By Nancy Marie Brown
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 73,650. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
After several visits to study the medieval sagas, Nancy Marie Brown returns to Iceland to search for the perfect horse. She arrives shaken by tragedy, but finds inspiration in the volcanic landscape, alive with stories. Riding a variety of horses, and meeting horsemen as independent and stubborn as their mounts, she opens herself up to this strange and wonderful world.
More Postcards From Across the Pond
By Michael Harling
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,180. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
More Postcards From Across the Pond is a welcome continuation of the adventures of an accidental expat. These wry and witty glimpses into the everyday life of an American, who—through no fault of his own—found himself living on the other side of the Atlantic, are certain to delight and amuse.
Siamese Arabesques - Tales of the Islamic World with Thai Twists
By Carleton Cole
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,090. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2011 by booksmango. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Mix classical Middle Eastern culture with Thai ways and what do you get? Something very intriguing – and utterly exotic. Some Arabs and Middle Easterners come to Bangkok for business and shopping. Others come for unrestrained sensuality, or medical tourism. Still others open restaurants, providing a welcome culinary service in Bangkok, Phuket, Pattaya and beyond.
Last Wild Island:Saving Tetepare
By John Read
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,240. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2011 by Page Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 1 review)
A well told story with humourous and insightful moments about Australian ecologist John Read and his family as they battle to save Tetepare Island in the Solomons from ugly indiscriminate logging. They establish the Tetepare Descendants Association (TDA) and the book shares the challenges of different food, culture, disease and the hope of a sustainable future.
Siam Smile/s
By Hugh Watson
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 95,950. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2011 by booksmango. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Based on the lighter side of life in Thailand. The theme of Siam Smile/s is the more you can see the funny side of life, the better. The plethora of anecdotes will hopefully lead to a better understanding of this Southeast Asian country. Explains many 'Thai secrets'.
Bangkok Exit: Seized, Stung and Stripped in Thailand
By Ryan Humphreys
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 66,150. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2011 by booksmango. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Teachers College didn’t prepare him for this! Stung by a scorpion, coerced into singing an 80’s Karaoke love duet with his tearful boss - twice, performing military drills under the guise of teacher development and living in a desolate, eerie house surrounded by swamp and jungle are a sample of Ryan Humphreys’ amazing but true experiences during his first year of teaching in a Thai school.
Summer in Siam
By John Borthwick
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 60,110. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2011 by booksmango. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
“I walked out the door, a bit dazed. I had ten dollars and two not-quite diamonds, and it was summer in Siam.” John Borthwick’s first day in Thailand seemed far from auspicious — but it has been uphill from then on.
More Living Thai Ways
By Michael Keller
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 69,270. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2011 by booksmango. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Inside into Thai Living Cops & Robbers Relaxing Thai Ways Tsunami and much more...
Riff-Raffles
By Kevin Meacher
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 76,370. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2011 by booksmango. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Have you ever dreamt of quitting your job and setting up a business in a tropical paradise, spending days lazing by the beach whilst the money comes rolling in? Most of us have had this dream at some time or the other but the reality can be alarmingly different.
Achan: A Year of Teaching in Thailand
By Elayne Clift
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 51,040. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2011 by booksmango. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This lively collection of vignettes, pithy essays, profiles, humorous anecdotes and travel tales shares the experience of a seasoned American writer, traveler, and teacher who spent a year as a guest lecturer at a university in Chiang Mai, Thailand. It offers an entertaining and enlightening read for anyone who loves exploring other countries and cultures.
The Epcot Explorer's Encyclopedia: A Guide to Walt Disney World's Greatest Theme Park
By R. A. Pedersen
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 60,870. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This newly revised edition provides tell-all look into the most magnificent theme park in existence. From the minutiae of Future World to the farthest reaches of World Showcase this guide covers it all. With a bit of wit and a whole lot of heart you'll be led through the splendorific sprawl of the most endearing monument to humanity that has ever been created at the Walt Disney World resort.
A Land Like None You Know
By Patrick Forsyth
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 73,820. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2011 by booksmango. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Burma (or Myanmar as it is now called) is in the news for all the wrong reasons. It has been ruled for many years by a ruthless, repressive junta, it suffers regular earthquakes and the cyclone of May 2008 left more than a hundred thousand people injured, homeless or dead.
The Complete Insider's Guide to Romania: Christian Missionary Edition
By Sam R.
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,590. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
An in-depth look at visiting, living in and experiencing all the timeless wonders that Romania has to offer, written by someone who has lived here for years and speaks and understands the local culture. This edition has been specifically tailored to the thousands of Christian missionaries who donate their time, energy and love to improving the lot of the peoples of Romania. GOD BLESS YOU!
Africa, Africa!
By Frederic Hunter
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,020. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2011 by Cune Press. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Africa, Africa! is a tour de force by a distinguished writer. It is powerful and sometimes chilling in its emotional landscapes, accurately conveying the disorientation and dislocation of Africa during the consolidation of local rule. Yet the book is also filled with one-of-a-kind characters and jaw-dropping events thinly disguised as fiction.
The Tibetan Horse
By David Shannon
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 82,560. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A rollicking kiss-and-tell tale of love and cultural encounters during two years among the expatriate community of Kathmandu. Leaving a debauched life in Haiti,discovering the delights girls from around the world travelling through Nepal in the mid-80s, from the Kathmandu jail to Everest Base Camp, living the expatriate social life, and finally following a new love to New Zealand
After Provence...We Must Do That...
By Michael Bernard
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,590. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A gently humorous story of a family's search for their dream home in the South of France.