Books tagged: island life

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Jigsaw Island
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,250. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
At the height of the Great Depression in 1932, two strangers arrive on Maine’s Jigsaw Island. For each, Jigsaw Island will be a place of new beginnings and discoveries.In the midst of the worst economic disaster of the twentieth century, the newcomers will have to establish new ties in a beautiful, but alien landscape.
Manpot's Tales of the Tropics
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Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 16,630. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Drift on Caribbean tradewinds through white sand beaches and ramshackle bars where we meet a gang of colourful characters that thrive in those little latittudes. From Hollywood superstars Michael Jackson and Marlon Brando to local legends Big Red the Gangster, Johnnie One Nut, Bomba and Quito Rymer get carried away by stories too strange and funny to be fiction. You just can't make this stuff up.
The Real Truth About Living in Hawaii; A Mainlander's Perspective
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,370. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides
This book offers a real-life glimpse into what it’s like to live on the Hawaiian Islands. Written from a mainlander’s perspective by someone who lived on Oahu for over four years, this book is a true tell-all offering the pros, the cons, and all of the idiosyncrasies to Island life. It is also a step-by-step guide of how to actually move there.
Ocracoke Between the Storms, A Story of Love and Healing on the Outer Banks
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 91,770. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
After losing his beloved wife three months earlier, Luke Harrison plans to end his tormented life by walking into the surf at the southern end of Ocracoke Island. But retiree Hank Kilgo has a different plan for the young Luke. After rescuing Luke from drowning, Hank brings him home to his wife Cora. Cora sees her own son in Luke and immediately starts to rekindle Luke’s will to live.
Full Moon Over Madeline Island
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 77,310. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Eve Moss is 47, single and very happy that way. Along with her gal-pal, Ruby Prevost, they live on Madeline Island and make aprons for a living. And what a living! Along with their sewing crew they manage to get into all sorts of trouble. And they also help those around them find their way. This is a novel of discovery; how friends become family and oh, there's a ghost too.
Island Life
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,410. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013 by Gryphonwood Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » Occult
Some legends are true... The old stories tell of an evil far beneath the earth. When an archaeological expedition ignores local wisdom and opens an old barrow on a remote island in the Scottish Hebrides, they unleash a horror beyond their darkest nightmares. Will anyone survive the onslaught of the Island Life? William Meikle spins a tale of terror that will keep you awake all night!
Luminescence
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 85,130. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Nyx is a spirited seventeen year old girl who moves to St Croix, USVI. Her family lives on a boat at a marina where she meets a wild group of guys who fight to protect the islanders from a Bokor, who uses voodoo to control politics on the island. Nyx gets caught up in a world she can hardly believe is real...
Mothered
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,540. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Barbara, Eric, and their aunt Beryl lead a quiet life on an idyllic island, untouched by time and the war between the dystopian Maternopole and Overmere. Everything seems about to change, however, when Eric finds out about two girls on the mainland asking for help, throwing the island and its inhabitants into a maelstrom of uncertainty.