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Sell Alaska!
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,950. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
The year is 2021, the US economy has continued to decline and continued to increase its debt. Then two global catastrophies bring the USA to the brink. An outrageous offer is made to allow the USA to clear its debt, but will it sell? This is a political short story of approx 2,000 words.
Lost Angel Walkabout: One Traveler's Tales
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,940. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A spirited collection of travel narratives recounting the haps, mishaps, and serendipitous adventures that give a sense of wonder and delight. All of the stories take you to special places where you share the sensual experience of being there without straining one muscle,getting altitude sickness,or tipping your canoe. This is an eclectic mix of tales filled with chills,spills,giggles and squeaks.
South to Alaska
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 64,830. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Born in the heart of Oklahoma in 1916, ten-year-old Melvin dreams of living in Alaska. Nearly fifty year later he builds a boat in his backyard, launches it on the Arkansas River, and cruises it 10,000 miles to Alaska by way of the Panama Canal. Melvin has never been south of the United States border and has never been on a boat in the open ocean. A true story of courage and survival.
Sights Unseen: 1993
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,420. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » National Parks
What dominates the Alaskan landscape? Denali, the tallest mountain in North America? Or is it the fearsome grizzly bears? Neither, says the author in this entertaining, cheeky essay about a backpacking trip he took in which both Denali and the bears proved elusive long enough for him to learn why people really travel to the wilderness: for the stories they hear, and the stories they'll tell later.
Planet Explorers Disney Cruise Line: A Travel Guidebook for Kids
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,840. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » People & Places / United States / Other
A Disney Cruise Line vacation is a dream come true! There’s the open ocean, exotic ports of call...and lots of Disney characters on board to keep you entertained. Not to mention the awesome Oceaneers Clubs, pools, on board waterslides, fireworks shows at sea, and practically a whole deck designed just for kids. Pick up Planet Explorers Disney Cruise Line before you go so you don't miss a thing.
Ties To The Blood Moon
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Series: Blood Moon, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 95,460. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
~2nd Edition Released January 31, 2012~ *2ND EDITION* This is an extended version complete with added scenes and contains a sneak preview of book 2, Shadow of the Blood Moon.
Of Lion Paw and Tiger Jaw
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,090. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Humans may not be the only animals who crave freedom. In these stories, we enter the minds of thirteen wild creatures and the people interacting with them. No anthropomorphizing here--these beasts may be sentient, but they do not think like us. Whether we encounter an eagle nervous about an approaching photographer or a tiger aching to kill a deer, we step through these pages into an alien world.
On My Own
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,430. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Living alone in the Alaska wilderness. One of my favorite stories as a kid was the ones about the mountain men of the early eighteen hundreds. I did my best back then to copy everything I could from those books and live off the land “off the land”. I never thought it would be more than a fond dream until the opportunity presented itself in Alaska during the mid 70’s. This is my story.
Any Thursday
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Series: Donovans of the Delta, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,940. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(Book 4 of a 5-book series) When investigative reporter Jim Roman is sent to cover a society Delta wedding, he never expected to meet the fiercely independent Hannah Donovan, marine biologist from Alaska, who threatens to topple every one of his notions about settling down with a sweet, old- fashioned girl. Besides all that, her work is in Alaska, his in San Francisco and never the twain shall me.
More Faster Backwards: Rebuilding David B
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 72,960. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
More Faster Backwards is the story of Christine and Jeffrey Smith’s uncertain struggle to rebuild the Motor Vessel David B and their journey to Alaska on an untested seventy-seven year old wooden boat to begin the life of their dreams.