Books tagged: seafaring

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A Light For My Love
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,320. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2010. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
China Sullivan has lost both her parents and her brothers, and is struggling to survive by renting out rooms in her formerly grand home. Jake Chastaine is the man that China spurned years earlier--he was a dangerous, womanizing lay-about. He's back now to show everyone that he isn't the failure they had predicted, including her . . .
From Powder Monkey to Admiral
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,380. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Orphaned and homeless young William (Henry) Rayner signs on to a Royal Navy frigate at the end of the 1700s in order to better his life. With his quick intelligence and devotion to duty he rises through the ranks from the foc'sle to command. The first of two volumes Book I tells of Henry's rise from serving before the mast to becoming a midshipman.
Pearces' Ocean
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 132,540. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2011 by Bev Robitai. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Author Tony Pearce uses his own family legends as a base for this rollicking tale. Simon Pearce, born in poverty on the Isles of Scilly in Cornwall, England, escapes a dangerous life of smuggling to rise up through the ranks and eventually captain his own ship. He marries a beautiful Portuguese woman, starting a family dynasty that flourishes through the excitements of the 18th century.
Across A Moonlit Sea
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Series: Pirate Wolf, Book One. Price: Free! Words: 111,390. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
A book of high adventure and romance, set in the time of Queen Elizabeth's infamous sea hawks, privateers who banded together to disrupt the armada Spain was building to invade England. This is the story of the Pirate Wolf, Simon Dante, and the only woman who could be his match in battle and in love.
The Aphrodite Pursuit
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,590. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Four friends join forces on a search for an enigmatic Greek artifact. But the true prize of their quest carries a value they can't foresee. The wisdom of nature is their key to success, but any adventure carries a price. Danger stalks them, triumph is elusive, and time is slipping away. Nobody lives forever...
Comparing Production Boats in Order to Get What You Need
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Series: Cruising Boats, How to Select, Equip and Maintain. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,000. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing
Details in a fun manner the difference between various production sailing boats and suggests numerous differences and points to help select a better vessel. Examines materials, hardware, engines, sails and much more.
Muster Drill (A zombie infection novella)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,480. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Terror on the high seas… It was supposed to be three days of fun on a weekend cruise. Instead, this small group of friends find themselves fighting for their lives against passengers and crew inexplicably transformed into vicious and bloodthirsty savages. Trapped in open waters, surviving the ship is only the beginning.
1756 Ben Brown and the Smugglers
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Series: The History of the Brown Family, I. Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 177,710. Language: British English. Published: February 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Around Plymouth Sound, smugglers and revenue men are waging open warfare; with the smugglers winning the battle for getting contraband goods into Plymouth and South East Cornwall. The Brown family now change their occupation from servicing the lighthouse into working for the Custom and Excise. Ben Brown and his son (another Ben), are now given a new cutter and contracted to clear out the smugglers
Bloody Rain - Murder, Madness & the Monsoon
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Price: Free! Words: 5,870. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Bloody Rain is a short story set in the 1880s on the sailing ship, Queen Charlotte, in the Hoogly River off the Calcutta and in the Bay of Bengal - a tale of murder, madness and the monsoon.
1779 Billy Brown Cometh the Man...
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Series: The History of the Brown Family, II. Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 241,470. Language: British English. Published: April 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
This story is set in 18th century Plymouth during the time of the American Revolutionary War. It highlights thirteen hectic days, when a middle class seafaring family just happen to become involved in the espionage and subterfuge used by American rebels to further their cause.