Books tagged: marine biology

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Ilu'itanu
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,350. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
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"In the busy hours of the day, when the clamour of human existence is at its uttermost, the voice of the ocean is diminished to little more than an ambient murmuration; but at night, when all has settled, she rises up and roars so all can hear. Her words are eternal and full of mystery, sometimes soothing, but at other times resounding ancient horrors..."
Cracking Wise - A Screwball Comedy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 18,610. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2010. Categories: Screenplays » Romance, Screenplays » Comedy
30sh virgin recluse Leon will inherit billions if he can just get out of his house, date a girl, and get a job. Problem is, he's allergic to the sun and almost everything else. His late father's attorney hires marine biologist Grace to reluctantly become his life coach, but she can't protect him from a gold-digger on the prowl. Screwball comedy is reborn in this homage to Hollywood's golden age.
My Friend Michale a true story about the Real Jaws
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,580. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
The Greatest White Shark Story Ever Told! From: Kirkus Review: " As a pilot in Montauk,N.Y.area,Grimshaw certainly knows the world he's writing about.His enthusiasm for the subject matter comes through in his decriptions of the shark's world as well as of fishing culture."A fun piece of New York history told in an unusual way." *** After you read the book, ask yourself did he or didn't he?
The Square-Shaped Tear
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 30,400. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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When marine biologist, Zaid, encounters a leather-back turtle, he names Salt, he is drawn into the life of one of Earth’s most enigmatic marine creatures. Part experiment, part adventure, his small crew must navigate love, time and the great oceans of the world to protect this sea-giantess and her species from commercial slaughter.
Ocean life: expeditions and essays exploring the abyss
Series: Ocean Life, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 17,860. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Marine Biology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth Sciences / Oceanography
Follow recent scientific expeditions exploring volcanic vents on the ocean floor, where hot mineral-rich water nourishes lush colonies of deep-sea creatures, with articles about the search for new species of marine life in previously unseen parts of our planet.
Beastly Encounters
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,830. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
The author indulges in the sport of tracking strange creatures to their lairs--including an unknown mammal in Bhutan, an ugly waterbird in Cambodia, a bizarre primate in Borneo--and the biggest fish in the world, encountered in the Philippines. Not zoology--more like cryptozoology--coming face-to-face with near-mythical creatures.
The Rules of Engagement
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 55,420. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Betty engages her boyfriend Richard to get engaged to her by coercing him into a job for two months to earn the money for the ring. Jane is engaged to win Richards heart. Mickey is engaged to win control over Betty's Water Company but discovers her to be a little more than engaging.
Field Notes from a Cruise
Price: Free! Words: 8,530. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Marine Biology
In 2004, with the goal of not only seeing, but touching, a whale, I boarded Searcher out of San Diego. This narrative was composed mostly on board and two weeks later, at the end, in the Cabo airport. And yes, I did touch a whale.
I Was a Teenage Seawolf
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,070. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
On an eighth-grade whale-watching trip he will always remember Ryan gets pushed into the Canadian ocean by the lovely Tiffany. The boat goes on its way leaving him in a pod of killer whales. And, man, it's cold! But wait, he seems to be changing...
Ocean Life: Further Journeys Into The Abyss
Series: Ocean Life, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 11,520. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Marine Biology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth Sciences / Oceanography
Follow recent expeditions exploring undersea volcanic vents in the Cayman Trough, including the first manned mission to the deepest known vents, more than three miles down on the ocean floor, in search of new species and the future of our own.