Books tagged: sailing

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Serendipity on the Water
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 21,340. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
A collection of short stories, essays and poems about journeying to Southeast Alaska for a seasonal job and remaining for twenty-six years. I connected deeply to this far-away land finding adventure along every trail hiked, every fjord sailed.
The Mahogany Tree * El árbol de caoba
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,070. Language: American English. Published: May 25, 2013 by Piggy Press Books. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Follow the mahogany tree in its struggle for survival and purpose in nature - from seedling to majestic grandeur and then to a life of service to man and his adventures on the open seas. Its beauty captured not only in Al Sprague’s and Dagny Sprague’s words, but through Al’s exquisite pen and ink drawings. Bilingual juvenile novel - English and Spanish. International Book Awards Finalist.
Captain Mark's Way
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 68,640. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing, Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
True Caribbean Stories and Reflections of a Sailing Captain. From the Virgin Islands to Grenada, enjoy over 30 years of Caribbean madness as only a Charter Boat captain can recall, with photos. Contemplate 16 "One Page Wonders," presented to help view life and it's challenges. (Available free at CaptainMarksWay.com) Everyone has their own way, this is Captain Mark's!
Masthead Lookout
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 107,990. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
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Masthead Lookout is a journal of personal experiences, written by Geoff Shelton whilst he was serving in the Royal Navy. He journeys as far afield as the Arctic and Crete during his stint in the Navy between 1943 and 1947. Geoff Shelton starts out on HMS Corinthian at first, and his experiences of Navy life in the positions in which he worked have been detailed here.
Mistress of the Waves
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 128,890. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Goddard is a world trapped in its non-technological present by brilliant social engineering. Orphaned Amanda Kirasdotr rescues a space traveler, flies on his starship, and wants a starship of her own. That's challenging when the hottest ship on Goddard boasts three masts and a full set of sails. But Amanda has a plan. First she faces storms, pirates, and assassins of the Order of the Bell.
Follow Your Dreams - The Voyage of the Southern Cross
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 93,720. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Michael C. Neitzel along with his wife Christel and their son and daughter spent close to two years sailing from British Columbia through the wonders of the South Pacific Islands to Australia in their 36-foot sailboat Southern Cross.
Belize Bruce's Footsteps to Belize
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,010. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This book, Footsteps to Belize, concentrates on how to travel and what you need to do to prepare so you can have a wonderful trip to Belize, what to bring, what to expect and what to do and most importantly, what to avoid during your travels.
The Raft
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 71,660. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
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Anything goes aboard the Raft. The ramshackled, mosquito fleet has no law or authority. The Raft's ships clog the waterways of the Puget Sound, exploiting a loophole in the tax code to thumb their noses at the Government.
Reenie Gyse
Price: Free! Words: 16,790. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
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Young Elof retraces his father's voyage around the world in a wooden yawl until charming Reenie Gyse, an aging denizen of a city marina, draws him from his course. Will he remember who he is before he loses himself completely to her spell? "A captivating tale of Norse Gods, sea witches and a hero in denial."
Borrowed Things
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 117,910. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Borrowed Things is set in North Carolina, alternating between Durham and a fictional coastal town on the Lockwood Folly River. Anne Gray, a woman with a troubled past, finds a new home in the dying town of Pearl where she releases the memories of two failed marriages as she sails the waters of the Innercoastal Canal with a haunted Latino priest and an elderly woman who wears No Fear t-shirts.