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Hurricane Handbook
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Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 4,570. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing
In this, as in any discussion about boats and weather, one can make no assumptions. There is little new in that matrix. Boats, the sea and weather have posed those ambiguities ever since man leapt astride a log and rode it the first time. However, there are some steps that a responsible owner can take in an attempt to minimize damage. The following suggestions, properly executed, may help.
A Bertram. The Aegean and Two Virgins
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 58,750. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
How often have you sat in a sterile workplace and dreamed of sun, blue sea and bright sunny islands? Does your dream involve a boat or the enchanted Aegean? Are you ready for the reality?
Hemingway's Bed
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,180. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
In this short story, Ernest Hemingway sails on.
In Search of a Soul
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,340. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Douglas Durian has sailed the oceans for 5 years in solitude and seeking his end; all due to a traumatic event in his earlier life. He rescues a child far out at sea and his life is turned around in an effort to protect her from those that seek to enslave her. Follow Douglas and this strong minded child as she teaches him to live again and see the beauty around them.
All Aboard the Lake Manawa Railway
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Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 16,630. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
After Lake Manawa was formed during an 1881 Missouri River flood a resort grew with a short-line railroad that hauled pleasure-seekers all summer long. By the turn of the 20th century Lake Manawa was the "Mecca of the Midwest" offering amusements aplenty. The "trolley park" closed in 1928 and the lake is now an Iowa State Park.
Dance With Me
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Price: $2.12 USD. Words: 27,080. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Christian » Suspense
Carl Guiness' new found faith is put to the test when he discovers the ocean-side tavern he jointly owns with his wife is a front for illegal gang activity. After Carl contacts the police to do deal with this, within days an attempt is made on his life. Dumped in a river, and left for dead, Carl quickly learns there are few he can trust. He has to flee to stay alive.
Deliver Me From Evil
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,130. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2011 by NetBound Publishing. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
A Man's day off in his sailboat takes a turn for the worse, castaway on a dark island, he encounters a woman, the seeming sole resident, leads him to a waiting doorway where terror waits for its next victim.
Mule
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 57,820. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
When a young professional man encounters a Russian mob boss, he is offered a shortcut to wealth. But first, Jay must take on the job of smuggling drugs. His life is turned upside down as he exposes himself to the dangers of the underworld. His keen wits and luck see him through. But will this be enough when he faces the violence and treachery of a gang war in northern Mexico.
The Thrill of the Hunt
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,640. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2011 by Bluetrix Books. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Running Wolf loves his life sailing the high seas, always finding new and exotic cultures—even discovering one that solves even the slightest conflict by hand-to-hand combat. Will the warrior princess of the realm entice him into giving up his wandering ways?
Pirate Isle
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 91,940. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
An old-fashioned adventure story. When Governor Richard Albright’s niece is suddenly kidnapped by a deadly pirate and taken to the mysterious Pirate Isle, he turns to Ethan Carter, a convicted criminal facing execution, to save her life, if he can...