Books tagged: sailing adventure

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Twins Sail Into Adventure
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,040. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
Twins, Nia and Ngaire along with their dog “Lik-lik” sail from their New Guinea home to explore an island and the reefs around it. Little do they know that they will be sailing straight into a host of dangers, shipwreck, komodo dragons, giant squid, and most deadly of all, criminals with guns who are determined to keep their secret at all cost. An exciting read for children age 8 to 13.
1809 Ben Brown Rite of Passage
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Series: Ben Brown's Adventures, I · The History of the Brown Family, III. Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 192,270. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Our Hero's adventures, scrapes and later actions as they unfold, take us initially to the Mediterranean and then to the French coast. His third ship was a captured Russian bomb vessel now equipped as a rocket ship. Quite an experimental design for that time and quite as dangerous to friend and foe alike.
Labiris
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,950. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
A Hungarian-born New York artist’s fictional experiences that include murder, an irresistible love affair, and life-threatening adventures. The setting spans from New York City through snowy upstate NY to the tropical islands of the Caribbean.
Mayan Mariners
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,840. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Sailing the Mayan trade routes in Belize, Mexico and Guatemala from their earliest prehistory until today, each generation of the Maya people has seen new ideas, change and the slow incursion of the modern world. They are themselves like their own sacred Ceiba tree thrusting upward for light while straining their roots down into the dry ruins of their past.
The Storm
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,010. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing
While blue water sailing through Hurricane Bob, the sailing seemed spectacular for the first several days and nights. Thick moonlight, the viscous night light that marks the passage of twilight, gives the great blue sea swells their animation under a gentle wind. The swells, rising and falling seemingly without end, could have originated from some storm thousands of miles away.
Voyage of the Heart
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 120,300. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing
Dodging Hurricanes, Searched For By The Coast Guard, And Plagued By Engine Trouble, Dave Tripiciano Was Lost And Aground Several Times As He Made His Way Up The Coast Of America In His Twenty Five Foot Sailboat “God Speed”. Surviving Life Threatening Situations, He Met And Touched The Lives Of Many People Along The Way. “Voyage Of The Heart” Is The True Story Of His Amazing Adventure, And A Powe
Sea Scribe: A Covert Christian Mission Suspense
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,590. Language: American English. Published: June 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Christian » Suspense
Troy Forge was stabbed 47 times, and he now lives to hate the man who scarred and damaged him for life. But Troy answers the desperate cry from persecuted Christians in North Korea and is willing to risk everything to deliver a secret package. Join Troy in Sea Scribe, a stand-alone suspense novel, for many risks and dangers on his catamaran on the high seas, and a dangerous smuggling mission!
Voyages Through Life: The Story of John Dunlop Allison
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Price: Free! Words: 50,560. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
The true adventure story of life at sea in the 19th century, of wars and wives, of gold fever and greed, of death and disease, of storms and shipwrecks all over the world. John Dunlop Allison appears to have written his memoirs in 1909, as he approached ‘the allotted life of man, three score and ten’, which were discovered and transcribed over 100 years later by his great-grandson.
Nicotine: A short story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
One boat. One Balinese, one Bali expat, one Australian, one American. Three heavy smokers, one pious teetotaler. Two sacks of rice, three boxes of noodles, coffee and salt, cooking oil and sauces. Ten cartons of cigarettes. More than enough for a week sail to Bali...but what happens when they lose their smokes?
The Ripple Effect
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 126,100. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2013 by Great Scott!. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Aiden Page's second life began on America's worst day . . . The most horrific terrorist attack in history enabled him to sail away from bankruptcy and an investigation by the feds and to start over in a South Pacific paradise. But his teenage daughter Morgan refuses to believe her father is dead, and sets off, singlehanded, in a stolen sailboat to find him on the other side of the world.