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On the Surface
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Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 129,950. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Two young entertainers elude the mob and serendipitously stumble upon a livelihood performing at sea. It was the 1970s, when Captains were kings and pretty dancers made them beg, when passengers read books in deck chairs facing the ocean spray, and when solid ships, unfazed by rough seas, turned disaster into romance.
Second Time Lucky
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,940. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Like thousands of others, Derek Paterson was incarcerated in Chile's notorious National Stadium following the coup of 11 September 1973. Politically and economically it was a different country when he returned to live 36 years later. This time he travelled throughout the country, reaffirming his love for the people and the landscape.
The Wrong Shade of Yellow
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,260. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
I was middle aged and homeless, soon to be penniless, and really and truly no different from that bag lady sitting on the bench over there. I couldn’t jack it in and go home, because I didn’t have a home to go to anymore. The bicycle and the tent were now home. Wherever I found myself on any given night was now home. And that meant, for tonight, Genoa Piazza Principe Railway Station was home.
Freak Show Without A Tent: Swimming with Piranhas, Getting Stoned in Fiji and Other Family Vacations
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Price: $6.25 USD. Words: 73,030. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2014 by Possibilities Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Fishing for piranhas in the Amazon, getting stoned at Fijian kava ceremonies, and witnessing the ancient ritual of land diving on Pentecost Island is the stuff of National Geographic cover stories – and Nevin Martell’s childhood vacations.Freak Show Without a Tent is a grandly hilarious memoir-misadventure that is equal parts National Lampoon’s Vacation, Romancing the Stone and Crocodile Dundee.
Happier Than A Billionaire: Quitting My Job, Moving to Costa Rica, & Living the Zero Hour Work Week
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Series: Happier Than A Billionaire, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,510. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Two Plane Tickets, No Plan, One Dream. Have you ever rolled over, hit the snooze button, and wanted to blow off work—forever? Happier Than a Billionaire, is a lighthearted narrative for anyone who has ever dreamed of getting out of the office and starting over. Whether you are looking to retire or just visit, this narrative will keep you laughing all the way to the ticket counter.
Msomi and Me
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,960. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Tales of the African Bush, recounting the incredible highs and devastating lows that occur when running a game-lodge in Africa. In the company of an incredible man, my life at the lodge was an experience second to none.
Блондинка вокруг света или I did it my way
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,880. Language: Russian. Published: June 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Хочешь сбежать? спроси меня как
Teaching and Learning in Japan: An English Teacher Abroad
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 233,910. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators
If you’ve ever considered going overseas to teach or are curious about what it’s like to live in Japan as an American, this book is for you. I went to Japan, but many of the problems and situations I came across would be the same anywhere. I discuss the stresses of getting trained in a university-level TEFL course, getting over there, learning my way around, and getting through day-to-day life.
London Travel Guide 2014
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 56,980. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
London has at least 10 palaces, 240 museums, 1600 churches, 53 monuments and 27 bridges across the River Thames, as well as countless other appealing tourist attractions. Barbara's recommendations for the best things to see and do in London will help you get the most out of every day of your stay, while the tips and practical information will save you time and money. Allons-y! (Let's go!)
Lance's Travels - UK
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Price: $3.20 USD. Words: 125,280. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: December 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
With a few of beers coursing through his veins and an upcoming 30th birthday on his mind Lance felt the need for one last bout of foolishness, so the next day he quit his job and gave notice on his flat. His plan was to spend the summer months travelling the UK. Four weeks later he departed, armed with little more than an antiquated Ford Mondeo, an unreliable Sat Nav and a genuine 1980s caravan.
West Of Independence
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 87,450. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Warning!! This book contains the following: A UFO, Mormons, Regret, Roadkill, Love, A Little Black Rental Car, A Dragon, Family Conflict, Cotton Picking, Bigotry, Cigarettes, A GPS Named Maggie, Grief, Rattlesnakes, Laughter, The Grand Canyon, A Root Beer Float, Dinosaurs, Redemption, A Cow That Eats Plastic, Tragedy, A Meteor, Loss, A Wormhole, Fear, A Volcano, Ignorance, and Shoepers.
Split: An Insider's Guide
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,560. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The first comprehensive guidebook for Split. An insider's guide on where to eat, drink and party, what to see, how to get there, and a range of activities, day trips and practical info.
East
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,560. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Travel memoir: Inspired by a slim guidebook purchased at Fred and Pat Cody's legendary Berkeley bookstore, Shelley Buck took off alone in 1972 on a journey she hoped would take her overland from Europe to India and Nepal, using mostly public transit. East chronicles Shelley's emergence into adulthood as she crosses into lands she dreamed of visiting. The journey will make her a feminist.
Deep in the Heart of France: A Guide to the Loire Valley's Contemporary Caves
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 97,720. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
France's Loire Valley is honeycombed with thousands of caves, a number of which are open to the public. This is your guide to nearly 200 cave lodgings, cave restaurants, cave art galleries, cave museums and many other "troglodyte" attractions. Also includes 22 walks in cave country.
More Than Footprints? How Backpacking Lost Its Way
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,540. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Budget
An 'Emperor's New Clothes' for backpackers. Travel writer Martin Stevenson heads onto the beaten track through India, Southeast Asia, Australia and the USA in an hilarious exposé of the rise (and fall) of ‘independent’ travel. ‘More than footprints? How backpacking lost its way’ unpeels the ‘banana pancake’ trail and reveals how it has changed, and how backpackers have changed it.
English Teacher X Guide To Teaching English Abroad
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Series: English Teacher X, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,830. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(5.00 from 1 review)
English Teacher X has finally collected his essays into book format. This brutally frank, frequently profane, occasionally profound but always insightful look at English teaching abroad in the 21st century is a perfect guide for beginners and those thinking of entering the profession. This 2013 edition includes dozens of pages of new material, including interviews with real teachers of EFL.
Sauntering to Santiago
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 56,550. Language: American English. Published: August 31, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
In 2012 I took a little walk from Barcelona to the west coast of Spain along the Catalan route of the Camino de Santiago. This is a memoir of my experiences, thoughts, and feelings. Along the way I add my ruminations on olives, Debussy, economics, and Prozac.
Nepal: A Tourist's Manual
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Price: $13.33 USD. Words: 73,290. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Americana
Taking a vacation to Nepal just got a lot easier with the new eBook, Nepal: A Tourist’s Manual. There are over 1,000 tips and tricks to dealing with Nepal as a tourist. Face it; you don’t have the time or money to waste with the limited time you have to be here.
Flash Floods & Falls: Deaths & Rescues in Zion National Park
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 69,130. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » National Parks
This book details a variety of 70+ deaths that have occurred in the past century inside Zion National Park. The book is divided into flash flood deaths, slot canyon (rappelling) deaths, rock climbing deaths, falls from cliffs, and bizarre deaths. The author also includes numerous rescue stories of Bo Beck--Zion's senior Search & Rescue member for over 17 years.
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.