Books tagged: ship adventures

The adult filter is active; content marked as adults-only by the author is not listed. To view this content, click the button below to disable the adult filter.

Found 15 results

Reiziger
Price: $4.14 USD. Words: 73,860. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
At full complement, the Reiziger research vessel could comfortably accommodate twenty crew and thirty-two passengers. When she departed Cape Town on October 14th, 1985, for a private charter mission to the British overseas colony of St. Helena, the ship’s manifest listed eight crewmembers, seven scientists and one dog. Four days after departure, all communication with the Reiziger ceased.
Summons from Abroad
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,310. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Regency
A smugglers lust for gold fades under the radiance of a Caribbean Jewel. *A novella 25,000 words*
20,000 Yards Across the Frontier
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,840. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Literature » Western
A lone gunfighter crosses the plains looking for a mysterious force which has been destroying farms and driving men insane, indians and settlers alike. But when he catches up to his quarry he finds himself at its mercy, and its creator at his throat. The Spaghetti Western meets 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea.
Voyages Through Life: The Story of John Dunlop Allison
Price: Free! Words: 50,560. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, 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.
MAYDAY: 99 Disasters and Tragedies on the High Seas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,390. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World
MAYDAY presents 99 descriptions of disasters at sea that have occurred worldwide from the 18th Century to the present. Included in the work are tales of heroism, survival, and other noteworthy events.
Noah's Ark: Survivors
Series: Noah's Ark, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 81,400. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013 by Shelfless Ltd. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
May 1st 2014, Earth is scorched by a stray asteroid, wiping out almost all life. Almost, but not quite. Three thousand souls aboard a cruise ship are spared by a freak of nature. Their limited resources mean staying alive will be a struggle. With the threat of mutiny ever present, can First Officer Jake Noah rise to the challenge and lead his crew and their passengers on a quest to safety?
The Vanguard
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 123,400. Language: American English. Published: October 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Matt Dodds is sent by a billionaire recluse on a nine-month expedition aboard the Vanguard Observer and put in charge of a team, but he only manages to get them all in trouble. Meanwhile, he finds mysteries. Who is Mr. Greyson and what is in his metal suitcases? Why has the Vanguard suddenly changed course? Why do underworld thugs trail them and sneak aboard at night?
The Varyag-A Photo Album-Part 4
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Ships & Shipbuilding / History, Nonfiction » Transportation » Ships & Shipbuilding / History
This is a photo album showing the new Chinese "Varyag", a retro-fitted former Soviet Union aircraft carrier, from purchase to towing to China to setting off on sea-trials and intimidating the rest of the world!
Stormsinger
Series: Storms in Amethir, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 11,600. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Captain Arama Dzornaea thought she was just supposed to transport Crown Prince Vistaren Doth'Mara to meet his contracted bride. As the king's top privateer, she thinks she can handle anything. What Arama doesn't anticipate is storms out of season, an unruly stormwitch, and a strange witchery echo that puts Arama, her ship the Dawn Star, and everyone aboard smack in the middle of a mystery.
My First Trip to Europe
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,540. Language: American English. Published: February 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Highlights my first trip to Europe. Includes some details of my travels on the Queen Mary 2, visiting relatives in Holland and Belgium, and a short-trip to Iceland.