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To Be Brave, My Life: Royal Robbins
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 54,020. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering
Royal Robbins' accomplishments as a rock climber are legendary. This first volume of his autobiography details his historic solo ascent of the Leaning Tower in Yosemite, and chronicles his youth growing up in LA. Robbins' adventurous life story stands as a beacon of inspiration to those who ever pondered how to reach higher by reaching within. He relates climbing in terms everyone can understand.
Skull Face Revealed
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Price: Free! Words: 33,280. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2010 by Jekkara Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Steffie Costigyn, drug-addicted adventurer, ends up in the clutches of Kathulis the Scorpion, a strange, ancient woman with access to many secrets. Can she break free of Kathulis, the elixir of life and her terrible band of henchwomen of all nations, even with the help of the stalwart Joan Gordon? A Gender Switch Adventure.
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
Hero's End
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,370. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2011 by Byrnie Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Varg, adventurer and professional dragonslayer, makes the mistake of a lifetime when he attempts to rescue a captive lady. A short story of fantasy humour.
From Powder Monkey to Admiral
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,380. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Orphaned and homeless young William (Henry) Rayner signs on to a Royal Navy frigate at the end of the 1700s in order to better his life. With his quick intelligence and devotion to duty he rises through the ranks from the foc'sle to command. The first of two volumes Book I tells of Henry's rise from serving before the mast to becoming a midshipman.
Apprentice, The Darkwater Adventurers Guild, Vol 1
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 63,540. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Ralik Teral hates life as a cobbler’s assistant. When an acceptance letter to the renown Darkwater Adventurers Guild arrives amid mysterious circumstances, Ralik decides to risk everything, including his Grandfathers ire, for a chance to be an apprentice.
The People Circus
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Price: Free! Words: 9,040. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
An imaginative short story featuring Ralik Teral, a young hero in the making from The Darkwater Adventurers Guild Series. The People Circus chronicles how Ralik and Doran unravel the shocking secret surrounding the gypsy circus that visits their small town.
Battling Burnaby: The Awe-Inspiring Exploits Of A Great Adventurer
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,080. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Biography
Colonel Fred Burnaby is one of the greatest adventurers who ever lived and he was the kind of man on which romantic legends are built. A fearless dare-devil and intrepid traveller, he made two perilous journeys across Asia, and he became the first person to cross the English Channel single-handedly in a balloon. However, his first love was fighting and he was killed in action in the Sudan.
The Lion's Embrace
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 102,080. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013 by MuseItUp Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Passion, lost treasure and deadly secrets in the heart of the Sahara… Arrogant, selfish and dangerous, Lucas Saintclair is everything Harriet Montague dislikes in a man. He is also the best guide in the whole of the Barbary States, the only man who can rescue her archaeologist father from the gang of Tuareg fighters that has kidnapped him.
Astrid Darby and the Circus in the Sky
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Series: Astrid Darby Adventures, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 29,610. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2013 by DC Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Astrid and her entourage are off to the Cirque du Flaire, the famous circus in the sky, to solve a thrilling mystery, the surreal nature of which they discover is more shocking than they have ever encountered before.