Books tagged: sailing

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Life on the Water: Logbooks and Journals
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,820. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Transportation » Ocean transport
A brief account of living in the Cook Islands, South Pacific (1991) and logbooks of the three summers I spent on the Whimsey, a wooden sailboat I built in 2003 and sailed around the Strait of Georgia, British Columbia. As well, in 2004, I canoed the St John River in New Brunswick. Come learn along with me as I discovered, by times slowly and always with delight, what a life on the water entailed.
Patrick Tracy: Abandoned
Price: Free! Words: 60,910. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00)
Book One - A historical adventure about the author's actual 5th great grandfather, Patrick Tracy, who was born in 1711 on a farm in Ireland. Orphaned at the age of ten after his parents died, Patrick went to live with his uncle. Wanting nothing to do with the boy, Uncle Robert sent his nephew on a one-way ticket aboard a cargo ship bound for Boston and told never to return. This is his story.
British Virgin Islands Short Sailing Trip Haiku Impressions with Photographs
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,520. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
(5.00)
Experience exploring the British Virgin Islands under sail in photographs. Travel between several different moorings with no agenda. The wind and horizon act as your guides. Skim the waves between lush green uninhabited islands. Join our short sailing trip between the different breathtaking lush isles. The brief Haiku impressions included tell a simple story about each amazing discovery.
Shipwrecked in Paradise
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 40,520. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
For some the call of adventure is just too much. Julie Waterman never had a quiet life. One of 7 children, her life was always busy. At 23 she was running a cleaning company, employing over 400 people. But at 35 a new challenge beckoned. After buying a yacht, Julie gave it all up for an once-in-a-lifetime voyage across the world, single-handed.
Darwin: Origin of a Cookbook
Price: Free! Words: 40. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » General, Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Fantasy
A 24-page comic involving Darwin, talking tortoises, and culinary exploration.
18 Endless Summers of Sailing
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 50,110. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing
18 Endless Summers of Sailing is a high adventure, true to life story of Bob and Gail's sailing around the world and extensive inland traveling. Tulum111, a Kelly Peterson 44-foot sailboat, and Mother Ocean carried these two voyagers around the globe safely.
The Glass Dragon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,800. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
One man's tale of surviving cancer and fulfilling a childhood dream for sailing a 25 foot Coronado solo from New York to Florida.
Sailing Uncharted Waters
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,260. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2015 by Catherine A. MacKenzie. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Historical » Canada
Nan Virginia Colwell was born and lived her growing up years during the 30s, 40s and 50s in a small town in northern New Brunswick, Canada. Those were difficult years for a young girl, living in conflict with race and religion, poverty, and issues dealing with the growth of a sleeping giant suddenly awakening from a devastating war that changed morals, faith and too much money too soon.
I Love My Life
Price: $7.50 USD. Words: 73,550. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015 by Desert Palm Press. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Betrayal by her former lover sends Chris Baxter fleeing to Maine. A chance pairing with Stephanie Kincaid offers an opportunity for new friendship and sailing adventures. An urgent message sends Chris rushing to her twin's hospital bed. Will the revelations from her ex, her sister, and her family, change everything in the new life that Chris has rebuilt?
You Can Take Six Months Off
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 45,940. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
Remove all barriers and discover the fortunes of an extended sabbatical.