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Rum, Fun and Sun in Barbados: Adventures in Caribbean Paradise
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Price: $1.53 USD. Words: 45,370. Language: British English. Published: October 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Rum, Fun and Sun in Barbados is the final book in Eugenie’s lighthearted trilogy, a series of delightful tales spanning her travel adventures in France, Spain, Florida, and the Caribbean with her husband, Brian.
Sailing for Home: A Voyage from Antigua to Kinsale
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 85,240. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2013 by Dedalus Press. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Theo Dorgan’s gripping account of a transatlantic voyage on the schooner Spirit of Oysterhaven—from the Caribbean to the coast of his native Cork—is both travelogue and meditation, interior journey and outward voyage of exploration.
Overcoming Bears
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,730. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013 by Heather Mackay. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
A story about the exhilaration of living in nature's remote places, the generosity and wisdom of some of North America's forgotten people, the horror of war and ultimately, how love and remorse can lead to insight. It maps a poignant tale of joy and pain, beginning in the 1880s in Denmark as the cold tightens its hold, and Eric Nielsen, a farm hand, signs on as a crew member on a herring boat.
The Other Side of the Horizon
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 134,030. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
In a world of steamships and Progress, no one who sails due south across the Wild Sea ever returns. No one knows why. Dale Mortensen intends to solve the mystery. It’s the adventure of a lifetime—and it may just get Dale and his friends killed.
The Blank Flag of Arthur Kerry
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Price: Free! Words: 7,540. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
A sailor finds himself caught in the war between the North and the South, as well as between ageless superstition and mad science.
Dagny Rocks
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 148,380. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing
Rhea grows up in the hippie days of the 70's aboard a hand-built, ocean-going tugboat. Later she joins Icelander Petur on his big sailing ketch. With an ever-changing crew, Dagny voyages nearly non-stop happily surviving mechanical failures, ripped sails, a keel conversion, irate port captains, multiple mast-removals, and two Newfoundland winters.
Sailing With Senta - Eastward Ho!
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Series: Sailing With Senta, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,600. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises
Have you ever dreamed of abandoning your current life-style and going adventuring on the high seas? Faith and her husband did just this. They retired from their careers in advertising and computers, bought and repaired an old sailing boat and set off to explore the Indian Ocean. This book tells you what happened.
Until the Fat Man Sings
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,450. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
Desperate situations sometimes require desperate solutions. When Irishman Mike Balmayne, a larger than life, hard-working, hard-playing oil executive, decides to take a vacation he does not bargain on getting entangled with international criminals. After extricating himself from a difficult situation, he never expects to see them again. Fate dictates that they meet again with dire consequences
Poems of Nature
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Series: Sailor Poet - Suite Two, 3 of 4 · Sailor Poet - Suite 4, 3 of 8. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,160. Language: British English. Published: December 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
The 4th of my nine eBooks of poetry is about the joys of the natural world, both ashore and afloat, to accompany those on Love, Friends, Mystery, Parting and Grief, Faith and Family, Fun, Heroes and Indignation, and The Sea. Here you will find flora and fauna, and impressions of the joys of the beautiful English countryside, and seas of both the northern and southern hemispheres. Get carried away!
Poems of Fun
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Series: Sailor Poet - Suite 3, 2 of 4 · Sailor Poet - Suite 4, 6 of 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,890. Language: British English. Published: December 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
Among the serious matters of life there is plenty of room for fun, so I hope you will get some out of this 7th of nine eBooks, complemented by those of Love, Friends, Mystery, Nature, Parting and Grief, Faith and Family, Heroes and Indignation, and The Sea. Perhaps this is the area in which you will find it easy to write verses yourself. If I can, you can: promise!