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On The Road Again
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Series: Travel Memoirs. Price: Free! Words: 22,650. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Camping and RVing
The travel bug was biting again. It was time to be on the road again! Now was a good time to plan another long caravan holiday to Australia's southern States. New travel destinations as well as old travel destinations would be on our itinerary. Destinations in Queensland, New South Wales and Victoria awaited us. We were eager to go!
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.
The Fox Trails: A Bicycle Adventure Along the Mississippi River
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 110,800. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
A true story of a man's quest to live in harmony with nature in modern-day America.
Liner Cruising
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 86,420. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2014 by Bookpal Australia. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel Games
The writer of two previous books, neither having any connection with cruising, this is my first entry into the expensive, overly hyped and glitzy world being promoted by the major cruise lines. The book evolved following my first cruise in 2012, on board a large freighter, CMA-CGM line’s Columba, during which I kept a detailed day-to-day diary of events experienced on the cruise
Rivers of High Norfolk
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Price: $5.60 USD. Words: 30,010. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
From a blacksmith who built a water-powered sawmill to one who made watches; from Margaret Paston, the medieval matriarch to Mary Hardy, the Georgian diarist; from Horatio Walpole to the sailor named after him, Nelson, and from a lost Roman town to vanished villages, some extraordinary people and places have graced the banks of north Norfolk’s clear rivers. This book introduces them.
The Independent Guide to Universal Orlando (Florida) 2015
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,120. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Amusement & theme parks
The Ultimate Universal Orlando Resource Written by experts, this is the ONLY up to date guidebook and ULTIMATE resource to Universal Orlando's theme parks, hotels and beyond. It is an obsessively updated and concise guide cutting out all the marketing speak and telling you how to maximize your vacation. This 2015 edition of the guide includes 30% more content than the 2014 edition!
Spanking the Children of Paradise and Other Travel Tales of Cosmic Despair
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,530. Language: American English. Published: November 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Enjoy this collection of comic travel stories by the cosmically despairing Bad Mike who wanders aimlessly throughout Asia. Some stories are populated by elfin menaces—dirty, little girls that throw rocks at solitary travelers—on remote tropical islands. There is even an epic battle between truncheon wielding police and flower children, hippies, if you must. Even the hula hoop girls get spanked.
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.
Reisgids voor de Droomwereld: een bestemming zonder veiligheidsgordels en reisdocumenten
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Price: Free! Words: 20,390. Language: Dutch. Published: November 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Het lijkt vreemd dat er zo weinig, voor zover we weten zelfs geen, reisgidsen over de Droomwereld zijn geschreven. Tenslotte wordt deze reisbestemming zeer vaak bezocht, zelfs meerdere keren per etmaal en door sommigen zelfs 23 uur aan een stuk, en is het een immens populair bestemming. Niet enkel voor mensen, maar ook voor vele diersoorten.
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.
Riding America: Boston to Berkeley on a BMW Motorcycle
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,350. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Riding America is a day by day account of my motorcycle pilgrimage from Boston to Berkeley in the summer of 2003. Undertaken while on sabbatical leave from the School of the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston. Riding America recounts my experiences and impressions of the state of Union and the people and places encountered along the way. Generously illustrated with over 70 of my color photographs.
Gullible's Troubles
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,800. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Camping and RVing
A charming and engaging tale of a couple's adventures through France and Sicily in a temperamental camper van, with a little England, Wales and Italy for good measure. Packed with amusing anecdotes and local colour, Gullible's Troubles is the perfect holiday read - humour, tragedy, history, geography, cats, dogs, sunshine, lots of fun and a seafood recipe.
I Sold My Gold Tooth for Gas Money: True Tales to Make you Laugh, Chortle, Snicker and Feel Inspired
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 52,580. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Traveling is not for the timid of heart. What can go wrong often does, as twenty-six road warriors relate in this book. Whether it's driving across Canada at Christmastime or journeying to remote corners of the planet, you'll alternately laugh, cringe, giggle and feel inspired by these writers, and the often bizarre and extraordinary circumstances they find themselves in.
A Bear Stole My Fishing Boat: True Tales to Make you Laugh, Chortle, Snicker and Feel Inspired
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 54,610. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
What happens when your trip goes awry? When your sandal-clad foot steps in the cow dung? Perhaps you too have watched with disbelief as your travel plans fell apart, and have been tempted to look up at the cosmos and cry, “Why me?” Join our posse of twenty-five traveling scribes as they endure some of the weirdest, wackiest, and most comic moments of misadventure you are ever likely to read about.
Never Trust a Smiling Bear: True Tales to Make you Laugh, Chortle, Snicker and Feel Inspired
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 50,990. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
The fifth volume in Summit Studios bestselling travel and outdoor humor series. Join thirty-one intrepid travel writers who will take you on a journey from Alaska to the Amazon to the middle of the Atlantic Ocean. It’s another helping of zany, absurd and downright preposterous tales of misadventure, some of which are hardly believable.
A Beaver is Eating My Canoe: True Tales to Make you Laugh, Chortle, Snicker and Feel Inspired
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 54,860. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Have you ever felt like the Universe is laughing at you? Like you’re the butt of some great cosmic joke? Fear not! You are not alone. In this long-awaited sequel to Mugged by a Moose, we hope you’ll find a feeling of kinship with our twenty-five free-spirited wanderers as they relate some of their craziest, wackiest, funniest and most inspiring tales of travel from the far side of beyond.
Mugged by a Moose: True Tales to Make you Laugh, Chortle, Snicker and Feel Inspired
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 51,830. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Is a bad day spent outside really better than a good day at the office? This collection of twenty-three short stories, written by twenty semi-intrepid adventurers, aims to answer that question. Alternately laugh, cringe, giggle and feel inspired by our writers as they tell some of the most outrageous tales from the Great Outdoors you've ever heard.
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, 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.