Books tagged: airplanes

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Shooting Star: The First Attempt By A Woman To Reach Hawaii By Air
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,280. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Biography
Shooting Star is the story of Mildred Doran, who, in 1927 set her sights on becoming the first woman to fly from the West Coast of the United States to Hawaii, a distance of 2,400 miles. She was a participant in the Dole Transpacific Air Race, which promised fame and fortune to the first aviator to land at Honolulu from Oakland, California. You know about Amelia Earhart, now learn about Mildred.
The Viper Contract "A High Tech Aviation Thriller"
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 128,240. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
After a bitter retirement from the Air Force, former fighter pilot Colin Pearce is a corporate pilot. One day he takes a phone call and soon finds himself meeting two CIA officers with info on an upcoming terriorist strike that could have devastating global consequences. They need pierce to stop the deady attack on the U.S. He frantically tries to thwart the terriorists destructive intentions.
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 118,330. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2011 by Minnow Press. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Do you believe in a god? Do you believe in spirituality? Do you believe that when you look up into the sky and see an aircraft flying fast and high that is going to explode in mid-air right before your eyes? If you answered YES to all of the above, then the Church of the Higher We is waiting to recruit you. But no-one said that the path of faith would be an easy one to follow...
Shannon and Ally visit Lake Ontario
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Series: Shannon and Ally, Book 6. Price: Free! Words: 950. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays
Shannon and Ally are sisters who like to have new adventures. This time they go to an Air Park and a provincial park on Lake Ontario. Easy reading for children.
Starting Over in Savannah
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,730. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
Action Adventure Romance Brett is on top of the world: He is one of the few pilots flying a corporate 737. He has a Porsche, a beautiful wife and a house on the hillside overlooking Santa Monica. All that is lost in a matter of seconds. Debra is coping: She has a job teaching school, a double-wide mobile home and an alcoholic husband. She loses it all overnight.
Broken Windows
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,540. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Corporate wants to bring a supersonic corp. jet to market... ASAP. Alan lacks social skills but he's a brilliant engineer, and he's a former test pilot. He's the perfect choice to head up the program. Years later, the project is terminated. The prototype falls into the hands of spooks and it morphs into a long range supersonic stealth weapon. The pilot is one very angry Alan Taylor.
Wine Killer
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 101,340. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When a banker dies mysteriously, a spilled bottle of wine by his side, Detective Dave Riley calls on his friend Jake Halsey to lend expertise to the investigation. Jake and the police task force discover that this is just one of a series of devilishly clever and clearly related wine crimes. Suspense builds as the team tries to figure out motive, identify the next target, and stop the violence.
Wine Killer
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 101,340. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When a banker dies mysteriously, a spilled bottle of wine by his side, Detective Dave Riley calls on his friend Jake Halsey to lend expertise to the investigation. Jake and the police task force discover that this is just one of a series of devilishly clever and clearly related wine crimes. Suspense builds as the team tries to figure out motive, identify the next target, and stop the violence.
The Jericho Papers
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 126,220. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
With the clock ticking, an elite task force of Secret Service agents must track down enemies who threaten America and its global symbols of power. Powerful friends and foes become the puppet masters behind challenging life and death questions.
Realizing the Dream of Flight: Biographical Essays in Honor of the Centennial of Flight, 1903-2003 - Wernher von Braun, Robert Gilruth, Willy Ley, Hugh Dryden, Donald Douglas (NASA SP-2005-4112)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 124,920. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
This official NASA history document - converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction - presents biographies of famous space and aviation pioneers, including Werner von Braun, Hugh Dryden, Bob Gilruth, Donald Douglas, and others. The individuals profiled include barnstormers, entrepreneurs, military strategists, and architects of space flight.