Books tagged: mountains

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Trekking the Mount Everest region of Nepal
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 36,220. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
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.
Blood on the Slopes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,300. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
An Avalanche Patrolman is gruesomely murdered at 5,000 ft. on Snoqualmie Pass in Washington State, and Det. Nick Chandler must find the Snowboard Slasher before he strikes again!
Points of Contact: On the Practice, Philosophy, and Pleasures of Fell Walking
Price: $4.70 USD. Words: 59,530. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
Are you passionate about walking and climbing, perhaps in areas such as Scotland and the English Lake District? Or do you simply have a curiosity about those activities and those places? Points of Contact is the book for you. Knitting geology, history, and meteorology into an illuminating exploration of the world of fell and hill walking, it is by turns descriptive, humorous, and poetic.
Contour Lines: On the Path to a Thousand Mountains
Price: $4.70 USD. Words: 75,090. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
Mick Harney returns with more unique perspectives on fell and hill walking in Scotland and the English Lake District. He offers a fresh crop of new and compelling insights, including many detailed descriptions of individual mountains, the paths we take to them, and what they reveal to and about us.
And Somewhere Under. Poems
You set the price! Words: 7,850. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
A collection of more than 50 contemporary poems by Dieter Moitzi. He sings about love and life, pain and death and loss, the beauty of nature, the burden of memories, the magic of fairies…
The Lineshack
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,200. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
(5.00)
What is a lineshack? It's a small cabin used by ranch hands, a place of refuge during storms. Sometimes the only place within miles, a place that can mean the difference between life and death,except that this time theres three murderous brothers, the sheriff and a group lost skiers who may just need the same Lineshack and one more man.
The Backcountry Bucket List
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,500. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
I took the idea of the "bucket list" and applied to my favorite things to do in the backcountry. Most of the things in this book will rock you out of your rut and make you FEEL ALIVE. It also provides a nice list of cool things to do if you often get bored in the backcountry. Plan your trips with these bucket list things in mind. There is more to the backcountry than summiting mountaintops.
Backcountry Trail Pics
Price: Free! Words: 1,050. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
(5.00)
In the past ten years, I've seen some really great scenery in the backcountry of the national parks and wilderness areas in the western United States. This book is meant to be a "quick read" in that it should only take 10-15 minutes to view, but I hope these pictures last alot longer than that in your mind. You might also want to keep it handy to review when you get sick and tired of the office.
The Backcountry Fun Series #1
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,340. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking
Here are three of my current books bundled into one option for people who want to dream about the backcountry and maybe put together a trip to get the fish. When the daily grind gets you down, pick this up to plan a fishing trip, think about the great things to do in the backcountry, and look at some great scenery from the throughout the western U.S. Three books in one download.
Second Chance
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,300. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00)
Not many people get a second chance for love or murder. The auburn beauty wakes up in a hospital not knowing who she is or where she was. That is until a dark haired hunk of a man by the name of Javier tells her, he is her husband. The auburn beauty figured she would go with the flow. Unfortunately there is a snake in this garden. Will she be caught in it's trap?