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The Middle Fork
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 36,510. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2010. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Jonathan and an old college friend join a group of kayakers in a trip down Idaho’s Salmon River in what is supposed to be a relaxing getaway from everyday life. The Middle Fork hits on current hotbutton political issues, like global warming, war, and illegal immigration, providing a sharp political discussion fueled by adrenaline and suspense
Swiftwater Rescue
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 12,750. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
"Swiftwater Rescue" covers the fundamentals of river rescue. Z-drags, hydrology, first aid, self rescue, entrapments, simple rope and technical rescues are each discussed in detail. This manual is an integral part of The Whitewater Rescue Institute's Swiftwater Rescue Training Program.
Grand Canyon and Beyond
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,980. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The Grand canyon in Arizona is without doubt one of natures most amazing accomplishments and rightly listed as one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World. Join three travellers as they spend seven days exploring the North Rim, the Zion and Bryce National Parks, Arches NP, Monument Valley then to the South Rim. Afterwards you’ll feel like you’ve been there.
The Last Finn
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,680. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Two farm boys growing up along the banks of the Ohio River is the setting for this riveting coming-of-age tale of an idyllic life with dark undertones.
Chasing God's River
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,930. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Wade Jones is a broken man. His wife sends him to Colorado for the summer to regain his confidence as a kayaker and to reunite with old friends. But Wade doesn’t expect to meet his former college sweetheart, his bitter old coach and a mysterious teenaged boy. Each wants something from Wade that he can’t provide. And then there is the snarling river. It wants something, too. Maybe his life.
Arkansas Storm and Captain Jonathan Buzzard
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Series: American Frontier--Short Stories by Richard Puz, Story 3. Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 4,880. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Contains two short stories from the American frontier of the 1800s . . . Arkansas Storm is the tale about pioneers traveling the big rivers of America on flatboats, when they run into a storm that threatens their lives and the loss of all they own. Captain Jonathan Buzzard is an action-packed tale. Brazen and courageous, he takes on outlaws threatening a pioneer's family on a remote Ohio farm.
More Adventure Travel - 11 more stories of worldwide adventure to further inspire you towards your own travel goals
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Price: Free! Words: 41,300. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
When Ian Usher put his "life" up for sale on eBay in 2008, he had no idea where life's adventure was going to take him next. Asked many times in interviews, "What will you do once you have sold your life?", his usual glib response was, "Anything I like, really!" This book details a few of the amazing and unusual experiences found during two years of travel and adventure after the eBay auction.
Adventures in The Lake Disctrict
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Price: Free! Words: 8,020. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
From abseiling 150 feet down into an abandoned quarry, to climbing the tallest mountain in England, this short book recounts the adventures of twelve friends in a mountain school in The Lake District, one the most beautiful areas in England.
Plummeting, Piste & Playing Possum (and other stories)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,720. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: March 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mashups
A collection of short stories all set in the outdoors, that range from the sublime to the ridiculous.
Carolina Calling (Borden series book 1)
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Series: The Bordens, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,520. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
How would you like to have been an aristrocratic owner of a large tobacco plantation in the early 19th century? Maybe and maybe not. Trace the Borden family from Virginia down the Great Wagon Road to North Carolina. Share their fun times, their sad times, and their hardships as they struggle to prosper. If you like history, you will enjoy reading this family saga.