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Sigh of a Traveler
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 3,460. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2012 by Float Street Press. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Traveling provides an opportunity to see the world from a variety of perspectives. This collection of poems was written while moving slowly from one place to another. Along with a few photos, this collection provides observations of life in different places, and mixed impressions of the world as she is. The poems were primarily written in Asia, the Caribbean and Southwestern United States.
Barrett's Bar Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,530. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Most interesting man in the world, eh? That guy's got NOTHIN' on Pappy Barrett! Especially when measured by blood alcohol content.
The Island
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,860. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
A tragic short story. A father and son are pushed beyond their limits by circumstances. Sailing their small boat offshore in winter, their luck runs out….
The Aphrodite Pursuit
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,590. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Inspirational
Four friends join forces on a search for an enigmatic Greek artifact. But the true prize of their quest carries a value they can't foresee. The wisdom of nature is their key to success, but any adventure carries a price. Danger stalks them, triumph is elusive, and time is slipping away. Nobody lives forever...
Caroline
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 48,580. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Logan Roberts risks everything to sail his ketch, Caroline, in a single-handed, round the world race. Along the way, he encounters danger and death, loyalty and betrayal, love and life on a voyage of spiritual awakening and self-discovery.
Sebastian and the Invisible Island, Book 2: Green Pelicans
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,000. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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Sebastian Linus Youngfield is sailing the world with his parents, Cameron and Anne, when their voyage takes a dramatic turn in the South Pacific. A massive storm blows in leaving Sebastian adrift at sea in a small dinghy. To survive the adventures ahead, he must cast fear into the depths and summon every skill learned in his young life.
Father Thames
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,740. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Stories from the incoming tide... Entertaining tales from some of the migrants, invaders, royalty and refugees who have crossed the North Sea and come up the River Thames to London. Written in the first person, these 20 short stories are ideal easy reading for tablets and mobiles.
Bluejacket: A Sailor's Life
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,800. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing
From World War II to Korea to Vietnam, Chet Bright handled some of the Navy’s most dangerous jobs. He faced the prospect of death at sea many times, but he lived for the adventure. Bluejacket is the story of those adventures, from his days at war to his post-military years sailing the Caribbean. He gave his life to the sea. In return, it gave him these memories.
Long Voyage Back
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 139,690. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2012 by Permuted. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
WHEN THE BOMBS CAME, ONLY THE LUCKY ESCAPED. IN THE HORROR THAT FOLLOWED, ONLY THE STRONG WOULD SURVIVE. The voyage of the trimaran Vagabond began as a pleasure cruise on the Chesapeake Bay. Then came the War Alert … the unholy glow on the horizon … the terrifying reports of nuclear destruction. In the days that followed, it became clear just how much chaos was still to come.
Who the hell is Stokey Woodall?
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 73,860. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Woodall's credentials as a writer are that he has lived and is a natural storyteller. He's sailed over 300,000 miles including 30 trips across the Atlantic,survived being ship wrecked in the Red Sea,been locked in a bordello in Caracas and was pursued by angry Argentinean sailors during the Falklands war.His English teacher, who said "you will not go far" would be proud. Paul Gelder YM.