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Mount Good Take
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Price: Free! Words: 3,210. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2009. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Derek fills a void in his own life by leading locals on weekend treks up a small mountain. This time, a young climber touches that void in a way he couldn't have imagined, or wanted. First published in Wanderings Magazine, Spring 2007. A short story.
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.
Where the River Splits
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,220. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2010. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Relationship suspense for wilderness lovers. David and Susan Brooks canoe white water trying to save their marriage. The canoe capsizes and strands them on opposite sides, believing the other dead. David discovers his wife has survived. Satisfied she is okay, he decides not to reveal himself. As Susan copes with his "death," David begins a new life. But can he start over?
Echo Mountain
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,860. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Christian » General
In the small town of Lahja, a mystical mountain has legendary powers of omniscience. The town’s most prominent atheist and most devoted Christian set out to climb the mountain together, battling its perilous terrain, in order to ask the mountain’s verdict on the true existence of God. They must defy death to reach the elusive summit, where one will be proven right and one will be proven wrong.
Summit! One Woman's Mount Everest Climb Guides You to Success
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 31,990. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2011 by Bay Tree Publishing/Ardenwood Books. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
With "Summit!" elite climber and life coach Laurie Bagley provides a road map for personal transformation and achievement that will inspire readers to do what it takes to reach the goal. The 6th US woman to summit Mount Everest on the dangerous North Col Route, Bagley uses exciting personal stories to illustrate her program. The book details practical, specific steps to achieve life goals.
Of Men and Mountains
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Price: Free! Words: 7,510. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2011 by Tricorner Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Jordan wants to be a professional mountain climber—have an agent, be sponsored, maybe even get on the New York Times best climber’s list. But from where he is, the top seems a long way off. After many falls he’s all but ready to give up until he meets a mentor who, if she doesn’t kill him, just might help him see there’s more than one way to reach the clouds
Trekking the Mount Everest region of Nepal
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Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 36,230. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
There is nowhere in the world quite like it...Once the domain of explorers and climbers, the Everest Himalaya of Nepal is now a popular trek. Jonathan Mitchell tells you all you need to know to prepare, plan and pull off an amazing trek to the foot of Mount Everest through the Himalayan foothills from Kathmandu. Detailed info on equipment, lodges, transport and the best trails and viewpoints.
Climbing to Freedom
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Series: Uncertain Ground, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 64,790. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Katherine Jordan is a successful business leader, dedicated to her high-flying career. She is also an unapologetic romantic. In Stanley Richards, she thought she had found the man of her dreams. She awakens instead to a nightmare. Tangled in hidden conspiracies, Katherine's life becomes unrecognizable almost overnight. And yet, in the midst of her struggles, unexpected help arrives …
La mentira del adivino
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 130,480. Language: Spanish. Published: August 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Un niño crece con su madre humildemente en un pueblo del sur de Georgia, junto con otro que habrá de ser su rival durante toda la vida, en el deporte, mujeres, trabajo y fama. Un viejo alemán, que a través del alpinismo le enseñará a luchar por el triunfo en la vida. Una lucha entre abogados por ganar el caso final, por recuperar su gran amor, por conseguir la cima más alta.
Slippery Slope
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Price: Free! Words: 56,330. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A superb adventure thriller about an audacious hijacking which spirals into a tense and electrifying race for money and for blood.