Books tagged: polynesia

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Oki's Island
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,880. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Oki is fishing near his island-—the only land he has ever known-—when a storm arises. When the clouds clear, he finds he's lost at sea with only his wits and the meager provisions in his outrigger to sustain him. As he searches for home, he discovers islands both strikingly similar and strangely different from his own; people and places that challenge everything he believes to be true.
Mysteries of Easter Island
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,890. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The myths and statues of Easter Island remain one of the world’s most intriguing unsolved mysteries. Join a couple who have visited most of the island of the Pacific as they attempt to unravel the secrets of Easter Island.
Bones Of Love, Stories of Old Hawaii
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 52,220. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Woven of bones and love, here are seven beautifully provocative, sometimes strangely disturbing, stories of a sadly vanquished culture and how it loved —“The Bird Catcher,” “House of Bones,” “Warrior Woman,” “Broken Vow,” “Where Has He Gone?,” “Bones of Love,” and “Thigh Bone.”
HUNA: Your Power Tool For The Twenty-First Century
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,460. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Dream interpretation
This is a non-fiction account of our experience with Huna practices. It also contains four trance sessions on the subject.
Bird Season
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Price: Free! Words: 9,770. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Inspired by true accounts of one of the world’s most unusual competitions, this story describes the efforts of two young men driven by a lifetime in opposition to each other. Both are determined to win at any cost, motivated by the same precious prize. One seeks only to possess her … and the other loves her.
Red Man's Origin
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Series: Cherokee Chapbooks, Book 4 · Cherokee Chapbooks, Book 1. Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 4,990. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013 by Panther's Lodge. Category: Nonfiction » History » Native American
Reprinted from an Indian Territory newspaper, here is the earliest and most authoritative version of the story of the origins and migrations of the Cherokee people, as recounted by a noted member of the Keetoowah Society in the 1890s.
By Ship, Train, Bus, Plane & Sometimes Hitchhiking
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,080. Language: American English. Published: September 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Veteran travel writer Walt Christophersen chronicles his experiences as he journeys around much of the world in the 1960s and 70s, with an emphasis on getting from one place to another. He hops across the Pacific visiting dozens of islands between Tahiti and Yap, sails down the Amazon and travels mostly overland from Beirut to Tokyo, witnessing Afghanistan at peace and Vietnam at war.
Away In A Sand Dune (AKA Jesus vs. Cannibals)
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Price: Free! Words: 9,500. Language: British English. Published: December 24, 2013. Category: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Time-travelling ex-postman Harley Byrne's ongoing mission is to capture and make available for download “all the world’s music, ever.” In this stage adaptation of one of his adventures, Byrne takes a holiday from work but crash-lands on a tropical island on Xmas Eve. The natives' carols sound oddly familiar but, when Byrne interferes, the island's corrupt king condemns him to be eaten to death.
Stairway to the Stars
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 59,350. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
“Stairway to the Stars” is the ninth volume of the “Jazz Saga”. It is the “Jazz Saga’s” bitter-sweet-happy-end when Irene gets all she has ever asked for: heaven on earth with all the only men of her life and a bigger than life adventure with Egon who had to die to offer her the impossible as her phantasmal lover. Though is this really all Irenchen has ever pined for? Search her!
The Treasure Keeper
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Price: $4.90 USD. Words: 750. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2014 by Api Tahiti Digital distribution. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Legends, Myths, Fables / Other
"The treasure keeper". She is a young island girl. Captured by the passion for objects and their value, she will be consumed by her desire to possess. Will she be released and rediscover the pleasure of sharing and conviviality? A lesson of life and friendship in this volume four of "imaginary tales of Tahiti"