Books tagged: asia

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Song of India: Tales of Travel and Transformation
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,080. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
After several harrowing years of losses, author Mariellen Ward set out to recover from grief, understand the essence of yoga and rediscover the joy of living by traveling, studying yoga and volunteering in India.
Places to Go
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,690. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
"Places to Go" by Nalynn Dolan Caine is a travel book with 120 main destinations and many more small gems from all around the world.
The Yellow Banana
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,090. Language: Australian English. Published: October 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
"The Yellow Banana" explores the life journey of a 16-year old Malaysian student migrant in Australia. Sent by his family, in the 1970s, with a quest to find success in the new country, he arrived in Australia without knowing where he would spend his first night. This humorous yet poignant book tells the true story of this student’s 30-year life changing experience.
Delightful Asian Infatuation - Travel, and Romance, in Tropical Paradise
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Price: $4.16 USD. Words: 36,620. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
For decades, Hans Meier traveled between Thailand and Vietnam, Cambodia and the Philippines. Several times, Hans fell in love with respectable ladies of the area. Until he married one of them. Hans tells of his Asian encounters, written from real life. There’s no profanity, the author meets respectable people only. A warm-hearted, funny, entertaining book with amazing cultural insight.
14 Fun Facts About Elephants: A 15-Minute Book
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2011 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals
You might know that they are the biggest land animal on earth, but here are some other things about elephants that you might not know. How much water can an elephant’s trunk hold? Can an elephant drink through its trunk? Can an elephant’s foot get stuck in the mud? Can elephants run? Learn the answer to these questions and many more in this 15-Minute Book.
14 Fun Facts About Giant Pandas: A 15-Minute Book
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,350. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2011 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals
Giant pandas are one of the most loved of all animals. Here are some fun facts you may not have known about giant pandas. Is a giant panda an herbivore or a carnivore? Do giant pandas hibernate like other bears? What do a giant panda’s pupils look like? Which has more fingers; a giant panda or a human? Learn the answer to these questions and many more in this 15-Minute Book.
The Emperor, His Bride and The Dragon Robe
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You set the price! Words: 6,670. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
"The Emperor, His Bride and The Dragon Robe" is a fairytale set in ancient China, in the days of emperors and empresses. Full of magic, evil plots and twists and turns, the story is about a young emperor and two very beautiful young women who hope to become the young emperor's bride and gain the coveted title of empress of China. And so begins an unexpected struggle between good and evil forces.
No Definite Plans: Eleven Stories of Laughter, Love, Travel (Townsend 11, Vol 3)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,520. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
The Townsend 11 collective of award-winning writers keeps the momentum going with eleven more stories of laughter, love, travel, and imagination. Their third volume, No Definite Plans, muses about routine events spun into chaos, draws wisdom from experience, and delves into novella-style fiction. If you like the adventures in Travelers’ Tales and other anthologies, you'll love No Definite Plans.
Now, We Begin
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 39,100. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
A strategy for baby-boomers to grab life, have fun, and make a difference in our world. The reader is transported to the farthest corners of the world. They are exposed to the tribal and cultural eccentricities of Namibia in Africa, and to the unique cultures of Cambodia, Vietnam and Bhutan.
Life in the Margins
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 2,780. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2011 by Float Street Press. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Biography
The view from the margins is quite different from that along the main highways and byways of life. These are poems written from a life played out in the margins of the mainstream world. Comments and observations from a poetic perspective.