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In the Footsteps of Whymper: Climbing Ecuador's volcanoes
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Series: Footsteps on the Mountain travel diaries, Book 10. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,460. Language: British English. Published: December 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering
This is the story of Mark Horrell's journey in the highlands of Ecuador following in the footsteps of the Victorian mountaineer Edward Whymper, who is best-known for making the very first ascent of the Matterhorn in 1865. In 1879 he made first ascents of nearly all of Ecuador's highest mountains, and Mark was determined to find out more by climbing some of them himself.
The Wrath of the Turquoise Goddess: Battling blizzards on Cho Oyu, the world's sixth highest mountain
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Series: Footsteps on the Mountain travel diaries, Book 11. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,080. Language: British English. Published: December 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
In the Autumn of 2010, Mark Horrell set off to Tibet with a dozen other hopeful mountaineers to climb 8201m Cho Oyu, the sixth highest mountain in the world, whose name translates as the Turquoise Goddess in Tibetan. It was an extraordinary season as the mountain was battered by blizzards for weeks and many climbers were caught in avalanches. This is his diary of the expedition.
Make Money in Thailand; End Financial Stress Forever in Thailand
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 81,690. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
You can live a great life on $2,000 USD per month in Thailand. As luring as this may seem, making that amount is easier said than done. This book will show you exactly how to get there in great detail. If you live in Thailand or you’re planning on it, this will be one of the most important books you will ever read. That is obviously a bold statement, but I proudly stand by it.
Where's Emma?: A Denali Hawthorne Short Mystery
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Price: Free! Words: 6,590. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 1 review)
Denali and her friends are enjoying the last camping trip of the summer when six-year-old Emma, a cutie in a pink Barbie jacket, invites herself for s’mores. When Emma goes missing, they pitch in to help in the search. Can they find Emma? -A short story, plus an excerpt from Kidnapped at the Midnight Sun.
Coasters 101: An Engineer's Guide to Roller Coaster Design
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 28,810. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Amusement & theme parks
Have you ever wondered what it takes to design and build a roller coaster? At last, there’s a book that shows you! A mix of engineering and art, roller coasters are complex three-dimensional puzzles consisting of thousands of individual parts. Designers spend countless hours creating and tweaking ride paths to push the envelope of exhilaration, all while maintaining the highest safety standards.
The True Peruvian Route: An ascent of Aconcagua, South America's highest mountain
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Series: Footsteps on the Mountain travel diaries, Book 13. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,920. Language: British English. Published: December 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering
Mark Horrell was privileged to climb Aconcagua with a man who had climbed the mountain more times than any other, and who had discovered one of its main routes. It soon became clear that you don't get a record like that unless you really care about getting to the top every time you set foot on the mountain. This is the story of their climb.
The Summit Prince of Braga: A journey in Nepal's Annapurnas
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Series: Footsteps on the Mountain travel diaries, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,400. Language: British English. Published: December 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Just north of Nepal's bustling Annapurna Circuit is a narrow gorge guarded by sheer cliffs hundreds of feet high which leads to a hidden valley high on the Tibetan plateau, a region remote enough for Khampa guerillas to use it as a hideout. This is the story of Mark Horrell's journey there, and will appeal to any lover of mountain literature, and of trekking and climbing in the Nepal Himalayas.
24 Hours in Prague
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Series: 48 Hours. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,920. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
If you have one day to spend in Prague, then we have compiled a list of sights to see and things to do that will give you the most of your time and money.
Noonan's European Blog
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Price: Free! Words: 4,470. Language: Australian English. Published: December 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Camping and RVing
On their six month trip through Europe, the Noonans posted a series of monthly blogs back home to Australia. Everyone back home said they were a very entertaining read, so here they are for you all to enjoy.
Happier Than A Billionaire: The Sequel
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Series: Happier Than A Billionaire, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,260. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(5.00 from 1 review)
Happier Than A Billionaire: The Sequel continues the journey of one couple’s adventures in Costa Rica. Follow the author and her husband as they move to the beach to build their dream home. Although the seafood is fresh and the sunsets are golden, it doesn’t take long for Nadine to find that this process won’t come easy, even when living in one of the prettiest places on earth.
Discovering Celtic Christianity - Its Roots, Relationships, and Relevance
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,740. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity / History
Perfect for those who love to travel, this book brings to life the Celtic saints and the sites where Christianity blossomed through exciting narrative, tells about the Celtic Way and how such people as Patrick, David, Hilda,Aidan, and Columba (Iona)practiced it in Ireland and the British Isles, and indicates how people today have received great spiritual inspiration from the Celtic Way.
In the Footsteps of Mallory: A journey to the North Col of Everest
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Series: Footsteps on the Mountain travel diaries, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,090. Language: British English. Published: December 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering
Mark Horrell wanted to see Everest from its Tibetan base camp, one of the most famous mountain views in the world, but he also wanted to climb a little higher up the mountain and have a sense of what it might have been like for George Mallory, the first explorer to climb it. This is the story of his expedition to over 7000m on the North Col of Everest.
Cape Town: Sinners and Saints.
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You set the price! Words: 55,490. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Cape Town.The characters good, bad and confused that helped to develop Cape Town into the fantastic city it is now.
Experiencing Mexico (Volume II)
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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 36,880. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Volume 2 out of 2; Experiencing Mexico chronicles the miraculous cultures and landscapes the author encountered as he traveled through each of the 32 states of Mexico, in his tales, he captures a uniquely personal experience at a the same time that he coveys the complex history of this country, one cherished for its diversity and recognized by UNESCO for its exceptional cuisine
Crew Wanted!
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Price: $9.45 USD. Words: 10,380. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: December 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
Travel, adventure, glamorous celebrities and exotic destinations await you when you work on a Super Yacht. Crew Wanted is a one stop resource which explains in detail, everything you need to know about how to find work on a yacht. So if you are ready to set sail on a new chapter in your life then read on.
Experiencing Mexico (Volume I)
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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 40,580. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
1 of 2 volumes; Experiencing Mexico chronicles the miraculous cultures and landscapes the author encountered as he traveled through each of the 32 states of Mexico, in his tales, he captures a uniquely personal experience at a the same time that he coveys the complex history of this country, one cherished for its diversity and recognized by UNESCO for its exceptional cuisine
Riding2Recovery: a journey within a journey
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Series: Riding2Recovery, Book 1. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 113,710. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
This book tells the story of a man who is on two journeys. The first is a life-long battle with mental health, and the second involves a bicycle. Having suffered a serious breakdown the author returns to cycling after a twenty year gap.Deciding he wants to cycle around the entire coast of Britain, unsupported and alone, the author begins an epic and lifechanging challenge....
New Zealand: Bit by Bit
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 109,260. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
The story of one woman's ride, horseback, the length of New Zealand, accompanied by a small dog. The easy to read text captures the amazing scenery, Nature at its best, the warmth and friendliness of the people... and the funny tricks that the horses played on Jacqui. A great read for anyone contemplating visiting the country - you get a really good look at the country from the back of a horse.
Toward the Double Rainbow: An Hawaii Travel Tale
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,990. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
In this compelling short travel memoir, the author and her partner, Selena, travel to Kauai, Hawaii's garden island, in their first trip as a couple, staying at a new age-y women's guesthouse. The couple struggle with anger, misunderstandings, and a ghostly presence in the guesthouse that terrifies Selena. Will their trip to Hawaii end up tearing them apart?
Delayed Death - Temptation in Florence #1
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Series: Temptation in Florence, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 90,000. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
What do you do when you find your grandfather dead half an hour before your cousin's wedding? You hide him in his bed and tell everyone he didn't feel like coming. Delayed Death is an entertaining mystery set in Florence, Italy. When Carlina finds her grandfather dead on the day of her cousin's wedding, she decides to hide the corpse until after the ceremony.