Books tagged: adventure story

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The Waltz-A Dramatic Poem
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 17,060. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2010. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Gilgamesh, being of Sumerian descent, has grown tired of his life of luxury and excess in heaven and decides to leave heaven after dreaming about finding a perfect lover. The following pages describe Gilgamesh’s attempt to find this lover on Earth and of the people that he meets during his adventures.
Desperate Times
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 109,680. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2010. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Jimmy Logan wakes up to find that the dollar has crashed. There is a run on the banks and they quickly close their doors. People panic as other businesses follow suit. Fortunately, Jimmy has friends who have built their "house of bricks" and have invited him to stay with them. They soon learn that the woods is full of wolves; desperate people, prepared to do anything to feed their families.
A Measure of Disorder
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Price: Free! Words: 90,730. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Join Jenni Kershaw and her classmates as they are whisked away to a world full of life, adventure, and danger. One which reshapes each of them by its vision of their soul. Some accept it, some fight it, all wonder: will that vision control their destiny? The class find themselves pitted against a powerful evil — and each other — all while trying to discover who, and what, they really are.
In the Valley stories
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You set the price! Words: 20,630. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2010. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
These short stories will take you away, down into the valley and up again to soar over the mountains. Most are set in Africa, in the ancient bush, with people interacting with the animals, the birds and the spirits.
Herman Bylles testamente
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 121,360. Language: Swedish. Published: July 14, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
På sitt etthundrasjätte levnadsår får Herman Bylle veta att han har en okänd son och dotter. I den åldern har man inte tid att tveka. Beslutsamt dammar han av sitt gamla skrivbord och börjar skriva sitt testamente. Han berättar om sin ungdoms stora äventyr. Om sin resa genom 1920-talets Sverige. Förklarar varför han blev en enstöring. Sätter omsorgsfullt sitt märkliga liv på pränt.
Wanderings, Reflections of a Wilderness Nomad
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 63,770. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
It was as if God had called and asked if I would like to try out heaven for a few months. But it wasn't really God; it was the chief naturalist at Zion National Park on the phone offering me a seasonal position. That call led to 15 years of blissful wanderings around the U. S., living and working in federal wilderness areas and in such diverse national parks as Yellowstone and the Smokey Mountains
The First Tale
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,360. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The Vertigo City Resistance is pitted against the shadowy Weimar Corporation. Their stalemate is broken by the death of an infiltrator. The fiery Resistance Commander Liss Hunt and bewildered companion Philip Wiseman set off on a journey into both organisations to discover the truth behind who runs Vertigo. The First Tale is an action adventure featuring automatons, mad scientists and explosions!
The P.H.O.T.O. (VOL 1) The Search
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Price: Free! Words: 66,230. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2010. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
A fast paced action packed adventure of a teenage boy time-traveling to unravel his g-grandfather's family secret, The P.H.O.T.O. The reader sees war in the jungles of Southeast Asia through the eyes of a Medal of Honor recipient who, like his g-grandson, is also searching for the meaning of The P.H.O.T.O. but he must engage not only this worlds's enemies but foes from another world also.
How Josh Met Mister Grumpy
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Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 9,530. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
This is the story of a boy, Josh, who accidentally comes upon the most amazing thing he's ever seen--something that he will never forget. What an adventure!
The Bead Merchant
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,950. Language: British English. Published: March 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
A swashbuckling romance of the high seas, stuffed with intrigue, suspense and passion, set in the ruthless bead markets of Murano at the twilight of the Venetian Republic. The enemy is at the border. Assassins lie round every corner. And love is in the air...