Books tagged: ships

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Pirate Jack
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Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 33,950. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2009. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Young Jack Spencer sees his father's boat-building business destroyed by a powerful land developer. Then Jack unearths three ancient scrolls that propel him on a dangerous adventure through time in search of a pirate treasure. When Jack finds himself aboard the pirate ship Revenge he enters a life or death world of ship battles, jungle islands, prison escapes, gold, and treachery.
Working on Cruise Ships as an Entertainer & Speaker
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 35,250. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Transportation
Are you an Entertainer, or Speaker? Do you want to work on Cruise Ships? Everything you ever wanted to know about working on cruise liners is covered. Plus contact addresses of cruise companies and agents! Being informed of all the ins and outs of this industry will enable you to make the right choices and decisions before starting on your first ship.
So Little Time
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,510. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2010 by Glittering Throng Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
The people in Seatco know death. Perched on the coast, battered by ocean storms, seeing the boats go out every day, they know the dangers. Sometimes men come back dead and still walking around. Tied to this earth until they resolve whatever keeps them around. Nathan Whedon gambled with his life and lost. Veronica Bell dreams of life beyond Seatco. Sometimes life gives you so little time.
Children of the Elementi
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,730. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
A century ago, in the world of Eleria, five families ruled over the elements of air, earth, fire and water. Destroyed by Magi illusion, their heirs are scattered across time and space. On present day Earth, Jake has an ordinary life, school, bullies, and parties... until he learns about his past. Can he learn to control his new-found magical powers and reunite the heirs before it is too late?
The Guild of the Cowry Catchers, Book 1: Embers
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Series: The Guild of the Cowry Catchers, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 52,820. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2010. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
The querulous island kingdoms of Wefrivain are unified only by religion - a wyvern cult ruled by an eccentric and cruel High Priestess. The wyverns are under attack by a gang of pirates known only as the Guild of the Cowry Catchers. Now Gerard, the honorable and naïve new Captain of the Temple Police, is about to learn more than he ever wanted to know about the pirates...and the Priestess.
Impending Danger
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 133,910. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2010. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Gabrielle falls in love with the future duke of Falkhurst after he rescued her from a near death experience. A nun, torn between her vows and secularism, fights a losing battle with passions drawing her and Jonathan together. Their love match is perfect until his deceit surrounding her father’s death tears them apart—then he is falsely imprisoned and she faces the worst nightmare of her life.
Time Zones, Containers and Three Square Meals a Day
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,760. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Deadly pirate attacks and a near collision with an oil tanker are just two of the dangers faced by the crews of today's container ships. 'Time Zones, Containers and Three Square Meals a Day', is the story of life on the high seas, where real adventures still exist. The author recounts her adventures on the container ship Serenity River in this entertaining narrative travelogue.
A Tale of Irish Descent - The Triskele Mystery
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,260. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Rachael and Sean become unwitting accomplices in reuniting descendants of a terrible sacrifice in 651AD and a father's curse that would come full circle 14 centuries later. They were unaware of that horrific night, or that their marriage would spark a reunion uncovering the meaning of the trī-skels etched in the wall and the truth regarding decades of arcane deaths of the town's children.
Ocean Boulevard - An epic journey all the way... from a boy to a man
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,180. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
"Interesting, raucous and very, very funny." TalkSport "A seriously funny man with a great gift for story-telling. One of the funniest books I have ever read." City Talk "Baboulene is like a Bryson who has really played the field. Truly adventurous, truly hilarious and funny enough to burst your stitches!" Borders Books "Interesting, raucous and very, very funny." Maxim
The Three Great Ships of Isambard Kingdom Brunel
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Series: Age of Engineering, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 3,180. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2011 by Ragged Angel Ltd. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Ship building industry
During his career, Isambard Kingdom Brunel built three ships. Each was the largest vessel of their time when launched, and each represented a technological leap forward in ship design. These pieces were originally written for learning packs about historic engineering, and designed as a summary and introduction to the ships. Download the ebook free here.