Books tagged: arctic

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Worlds Of Ice - A Guide To The Life And History Of The Arctic and Antarctic
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 11,630. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
This brief textbook gives in-depth detail of the types of life forms that are commonly discovered in the Arctic Circle and around the continent of Antarctica.
Rare Earth
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 124,940. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
(5.00)
"A brilliant sci-fi thriller right down to the last nano-particle...So far, the best read I have had in 2012." - TBR topbookreviewers.com "...the suspense, high-tech intrigue and writing style of the author is very Crichton-like. A great page-turner with fascinating information about the "rare earth" gold rush our planet, and universe, are beginning to witness." - The Word is Out
Winterland's Talisman
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 95,900. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
In Winterland’s Talisman, Oren rejects his birthright as the reindeer herder’s son in his isolated town in the frozen arctic. Two companions join him to slough through twists of teen angst and find the courage to carry one another along their unknown course. With the help of his wolf totem, will discovering his talisman be enough to bring Oren safely through the treacherous arctic winterland?
The Yukon Grieves for No One
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,550. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Lydia Falkner returns to her remote cabin on the Yukon River to find that her beloved friend and neighbor, Frank Johnson, has been brutally murdered. The only clues are the old homesteader’s own cryptic remarks and a mysterious file. Lydia’s search for the killer carries her up and down the mighty Yukon and into the vast and beautiful wilderness of the Yukon and Northwest Territories and Alaska.
Aptitude
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,360. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2012 by Falcon Ridge Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
When the judge offers Lily six weeks on Ellesmere Island helping at a scientific camp over six months in juvenile detention, she takes it. But the days are long in the Arctic and the work is hard, and she wants to go home. Then she finds the artifact and everything changes. A short story by the author of Station OSCX-9.
My Farthest North
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 68,160. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
During three weeks in the High Arctic our heroine reaches her ‘farthest north’ as well as her ‘coldest north’. With a wry sense of humour, this fictionalised memoir introduces us to a diverse cast of characters, including polar bears, reindeers, walrus, a Polish Arctic explorer, a Russian sea captain, a quirky expedition leader ... and the shadowy Eduardo.
Winterlands Flight
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,520. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Teagan, a self-marked Outcast, flees the village in the far north he has never considered home. Without friends or totem can he survive the harsh Winterlands to find a place of healing?
When Suzie Suburbs Ran Off to Alaska
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,940. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Ever wonder what it would be like to just pack up the car and move to Alaska? The author did just that. When Suzie Suburbs Ran Off to Alaska is the true story of one family's comical adventures setting up their homestead on the Knik River near Palmer, Alaska.
Arctic Wargame (Justin Hall # 1)
Price: Free! Words: 88,650. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
(5.00)
When two foreign icebreakers appear in Canadian Arctic waters, Justin volunteers for the reconnaissance mission, eager to return to the field. His team discovers a foreign weapons cache deep in the Arctic, but they are not aware that a spy has infiltrated the Department of National Defense.
Masthead Lookout
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 107,990. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
(5.00)
Masthead Lookout is a journal of personal experiences, written by Geoff Shelton whilst he was serving in the Royal Navy. He journeys as far afield as the Arctic and Crete during his stint in the Navy between 1943 and 1947. Geoff Shelton starts out on HMS Corinthian at first, and his experiences of Navy life in the positions in which he worked have been detailed here.