Books tagged: pacific islands

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THE PRINCE OF WALES by Kirby Wright
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,480. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The two brothers from the novels MOLOKA'I NUI AHINA and PUNAHOU BLUES resurface in this hunting episode set on the east end of Moloka'i island. Ben and Jeff are camped above Brownie's Gulch when Ben fires across Kainalu Valley at a buck. Jeff is about to discover the underpinnings of his brother's relationship with their grandmother.
In Search of a Soul
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,340. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Douglas Durian has sailed the oceans for 5 years in solitude and seeking his end; all due to a traumatic event in his earlier life. He rescues a child far out at sea and his life is turned around in an effort to protect her from those that seek to enslave her. Follow Douglas and this strong minded child as she teaches him to live again and see the beauty around them.
Small Stories: Reflections on the Practice of Youth Development
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 73,920. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Adolescent psychology
A collection of stories and reflections by Lloyd and Anthea Martin, teachers and youth workers in their multicultural community in New Zealand.
Man With No Name
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 83,990. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
Philippe has no memory of racing an expensive boat barely ahead of a typhoon. He has no memory of the wave lifting the boat and slamming it onto Kahuna's Teeth reef to shatter like a crystal bowl. He remembers little more than his first name. If not for the dog, Ellie, and the hermit who hates people, he would be dead, and that would make his uncle very happy. Very happy indeed.
Black Pearls
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,880. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Black Pearls weaves a powerful story around Ellie, the beautiful, adopted daughter of a missionary couple. One fateful day in 1903, the murderous crew from a black-birding ship anchored in Baninga Bay, invades Ellie’s village. The simplicity of Ellie's idyllic life, among jungle-clad mountains, white beaches and gentle waterfalls, is no more.
Two Clowns Cross the Pacific in a Small Boat
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,760. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing
Tells of a sailing journey from San Diego to Australia in a 40 foot sailing boat. Covers Mexico, French Polynesia, Cook Islands, Tonga and Fiji. Also has a chapter on various events "that were too much fun," for the crew. Includes useful detail on various formalities required in the respective ports of call.
Feathers: A Comedic Ornithological Melodrama
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,500. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A retired professor revisits the Pacific to update his famous book on island birds, but in a comedy of errors he inadvertently foils a revolution--and also finds romance. Great fun!
Not Of This Time
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,700. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » General
apparently, man is the only creature that cares about remembering the past. we have recorded stories that are thousands of year old but are still told to present generations. many of us want to find out what it was like a long time ago. travel back in time-a few years or a few centuries-and re-discover the past in 'Not Of This Time'.
Blue Went to Sea: A Preschool Early Learning Colors Picture Book
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Series: My Color Friends, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 610. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Concepts / Colors
You are invited to take a walk with my friend Blue beside the sea to see what there is to see! Blue Went to Sea is a fun and engaging story as you search for the color blue in 18 real life photos on the shores of New Zealand, Australia and the Pacific Islands. Blue Went to Sea is the third book in the My Color Friends book series by S. L. Poulton.
Shipwreck! Palau Discovered, 1783
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,530. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » History » Expeditions & Discoveries
The people of Palau over the centuries had evolved their own culture, language, body of knowledge, oral history and myths entirely devoid of any input from persons from other lands. This account by the men of the ANTELOPE of their experiences in Palau is the first and only thorough report of this unique culture before there was a nearly overwhelming contact between Palau people and Europeans.