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The Great American Walkabout
By Edwin Bond
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,210. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
The Great American Walkabout is the story of three men who set off on foot for an Epic voyage across the United States; from what inspired them to how they managed to pull together through difficulties and countless challenges. Through exciting and harrowing experiences they crossed snowy mountains, deserted plains, and arid deserts on foot, never sure where their next meal would come from.
Secrets of Saving in Orlando: A local's Guide to Saving Time & Money in Orlando
By Joy Belding
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,360. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Budget
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
A Local's guide to Orlando. This book Shows you how to save hundreds of Dollars on your trip to Disney, Universal, Sea World and more.
Nude Nuns and Other Peculiar People
By Charles Wells
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,750. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
It has been my good fortune to know and associate with a goodly number of goofballs. Enjoy a few laugh out loud moments by following the adventures of an ordinary man's encounters with some very unordinary people. The scene changes from New Orleans to Harvard to Ft. Polk to China and throughout America's heartland, but the theme remains constant, the pervasive ubiquity of peculiar people.
Best of Blog in France
By Stephanie Dagg
Price: Free! Words: 58,940. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Five years ago in 2006 we left our large, brand new house in Co. Cork, which we’d built ourselves, for a two-hundred-year-old hovel in Creuse, France. Why, oh why? We wanted to change our lives and we've certainly done that. I began my blog detailing our experiences in 2009 and it's become very popular. Here's a selection of entries from its first two years arranged January to December.
The Americas North to South, Part 1: Mom! There's a Lion in the Toilet
By Lisa Anderson
Price: Free! Words: 21,160. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Nothing goes to plan in this modern day family adventure. As the Anderson's leave winter behind and explore the mysteries of the Lost City of the Inca, unbelievable tales are shared with classmates back home. Pack your suitcase, and come along for the ride in Part 1 of Mom! There's a Lion in the Toilet, based on the true-life extraordinary adventures of 6 Andersons 1 World.
Love Boxes
By G. G. Galt
Series: Love Boxes, "The Prequel". Price: Free! Words: 22,240. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2013 by Gemini Press Books. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Fancy Ford is a little darling in pig tails, but the grandson of the lady next door thinks she's a spoiled brat. Every year her parents spend the summer at the family cottage in Charlevoix, Michigan. The story begins in 1991 as Fancy waits on the dock for her Uncle to come sailing through the Pine River Channel. What she can't know is her life is about to change forever Fifty photos are included.
Gullah Ghosts: Stories and Folktales from Brookgreen Gardens in the South Carolina Lowcountry with Notes on Gullah Culture and History
By Lynn Michelsohn
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,960. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Meet . . . the shrieking ghost of Crab Boy lost forever to a fierce marsh creature ~ an ingenious slave matching wits with his plantation owner ~ the unique residents of isolated Sandy Island . . . all "ghosts" of the African-American Gullah culture once so alive along the South Carolina coast (10,000 words, 4 illustrations, 84 pages in paperback) from the longer book, "Tales from Brookgreen."
Assisi Walking Adventure Guide
By John Litwinovich
Price: Free! Words: 15,220. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Each year millions visit Assisi, the home of Saints Francis and Clare, but few experience many of the hidden treasures of the city and the surrounding Umbrian countryside. If you love to walk, explore, learn, discover and appreciate nature's wonders, read this guide and begin your adventures in one of the most inspiring places on earth!
The Kiwi Sisters' Camino de Santiago
By Sue Dwan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,360. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
The daily journal of two New Zealand sisters walking the French Way to Santiago de Compostela, Spain.
My Passage to India
By Douglas Parker
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 46,770. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
This travelogue of India is based on a thirteen week visit to a relatively undiscovered country.The book captures various aspects of the India: its culture, customs, peoples and religious beliefs. Moreover, it shows how Western benchmarks or preconceptions do not necessarily well serve the tourist hoping to understand what India means to its native dwellers.
Under the Laughter of Eagles
By Michael McQuaid
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,690. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
True stories of some of the Wildlife and Navy people I served with during my tour of duty while stationed on Adak, Alaska. Viewed from a sometimes sideways sense of humor.
What the Travel Guides Won't Tell You
By Ben J West
Price: Free! Words: 5,280. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
This hilarious travel guide is brimming with hints to help you manage all those unexpected challenges on the road with style and a wide grin.
Paradise 3: A Love Story from Harbor Springs to Sausalito
By G. G. Galt
Series: Paradise: Northern Michigan Love Stories, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 7,540. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013 by Gemini Press Books. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
"Paradise 3 is a ‘Sweet Romance.’ It's set in the heartland of actual places in Northern Michigan you have visited or will want to visit. Follow Kate to meet her friend Picasso only to have that romantic encounter interrupted by an Earthquake. G.G.'s romance and passionate prose makes you feels as if you are there." A Goodreads Review by Zachary Richard
To See: Tokyo Street Photography
By James Hegarty
Price: Free! Words: 550. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
I was searching for the real heart of Tokyo and I went looking for it in the fleeting glance, the intersections of movement, the spark of knowing and seeking, the entirely honest moments ever flowing upon the river of life that is any street, anywhere. It was humid, it was July. But even in the rain, the energy of the street never stops. This was Tokyo, and it was special, it was amazing.
This One Time, In Korea...
By Kitty Pitman
Price: Free! Words: 11,580. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Many United States Air Force veterans have spent a one year tour at Osan Air Base, South Korea. This memoir is a collection of short stories from a young airman stumbling her way through a year in a foreign country.
The 40-Year-Old Vespa Virgin
By Peter Moore
Price: Free! Words: 3,230. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In the summer he turned 40, Peter Moore bought a Vespa as old as he was and rode it from Milan to Rome. It was a trip that took him through medieval stone towns, patchworked fields and into the hearts of all the Italians he met. This is an abridged version of Peter's book about the trip, Vroom with a View, published by Random House. It first appeared in the Lonely Planet anthology, Flightless.
Adventures in Pet-Sitting
By Robin Roberts
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,020. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Follow along on this wild ride through Mexico as the author pet-sits for four different homeowners in four small villages over five months. From the cool, misty mountains of Central Mexico to the hot, humid beaches of the Mexican Riviera, get an inside look at the truth about cats and dogs, and the day-to-day fun and fuss of caring for them. Plus, find out how to be a pet-sitter yourself!
I is for Illuminated Salt and Pepper Pots (and other everyday essentials)
By Doreen Porter
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,660. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Living - or thinking - of going to live in France, or simply just interested in the country? Here's an A to Z of what could happen to you! From the complexities of getting a phone installed, to the need for illuminated salt and pepper pots. From eating snails to finding the right word for a mousetrap,and even how to make sure you get a parking space. Come and join the fun.
GREECE - 100 Travel Tips
By Helen Ellis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,600. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Planning a holiday to Greece? "100 travel tips" is a must-read before you set out. It discusses when to go, what to expect, luggage, transportation, the traditions, food, accommodation. It considers the people themselves, island-hopping, the ancient sites, outdoor activities, and shopping. Even if all you want to do is veg-out in peace under the Mediterranean sun, you still need to check this book
Visiting Singapore - A Travel Guide for Students & Budget Travellers
By Fritz Brown
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,140. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Visiting Singapore is your off-the-beaten-path guidebook to the jewel of South East Asia. For students and budget travelers, this guidebook will help you see sights beyond the typical tourist attractions. With 135 images and over 80 pages worth of valuable information, this is the guide that will save you money, time and effort. If you are looking for the local experience, this is your book.