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World Voyagers
By Philip Shelton
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 77,890. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2008. Category: Nonfiction
Indie and IPPY Award Winner 2008! The e-book version of “World Voyagers” brings all of the adventures of Phil, Amy and Stew to small hand-held devices. Embark on a hunt for crocodiles, while waiting for the dentist. Frolic naked in a Polynesian ceremonial mare, while waiting in line at the post office. Read, eat and weep as you learn about love, loss and goats head soup.
World Stompers: A Global Travel Manifesto
By Brad Olsen
Price: $9.90 USD. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2009. Category: Nonfiction
This is a book to assist and motivate young readers in their quest to travel the world. It is written to inform the curious mind that the planet is wide open for exploration. “World Stompers” seeks to clear up misconceptions about traveling, candidly portray how travelers are interacting with different cultures of the world, and show how very rewarding the entire experience can be.
In Search of Adventure: A Wild Travel Anthology
By Brad Olsen
Price: $9.90 USD. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2009. Category: Nonfiction
This compendium celebrates the wild side of contemporary travel -- revealing, humorous, sometimes naughty stories by acclaimed authors. Indeed, a book to heat up the gypsy blood in all of us. This lively compilation applauds the roving prose of Simon Winchester, Tim Cahill, Marybeth Bond, Jeff Greenwald, Robert Young Pelton, Richard Bangs, Phil Trupp, Paul McHugh, and Don George.
Walking Buddha's Path
By Derek Joe Tennant
You set the price! Words: 54,460. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2009. Category: Fiction
Derek is in Thailand to finalize a divorce. His wife tricks him, sending him to jail. Trying to call for help, he’s beaten severely. These spiritual teachings are useful to any who follow them. Walking Buddha’s Path is an introduction to a way of being that permeates everyday life and fills it with spiritual energy & delight. The virtues taught and demonstrated help all who utilize them.
The Poetry of Staying Alive
By Brian Avey
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,980. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2009. Category: Fiction
This is an anthology of poems, including a few translations from the Japanese, written while the author lived in Hanford CA from 2003 to 2008. A slower pace of life, proximity to the Sierra Nevada, and opportunities to travel by train, offered rich opportunities for reflection. These verses are the fruit of slowing down for a while and finding the time for personal expression.
One Flat Coyote on the Center Line: Cruising Canada in a classic Chevy
By Karen Goa
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 53,990. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2009. Category: Nonfiction
Travel writer Karen Goa and her boat-builder husband Ken fled their native Saskatchewan’s bone-crackingly cold winters for balmy New Zealand in the 1980s. Twenty years on, the Canadian Kiwis rustle up a classic 1956 Chevy station wagon and set off across Canada on a road trip like no other. An award-winning book for classic car and road trip fans. Print version contains 16 pages of color photos.
Global Gypsy
By Mike Handcock
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 34,450. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2009. Category: Nonfiction
Global Gypsy is an inspiring journey where Mike Handcock meets ordinary people doing extraordinary things. Learn from the lady who wanted to change the world to start one of the fastest growing charities on the planet, or from the man who inspires over 20,000 people a year to create real wealth. Go on a journey with Mike as he discovers himself, his purpose and becomes an inspirational leader.
Big Fish
By Andrew Osmond
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,520. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2009 by Minnow Press. Category: Fiction
Innocent abroad Stuart Ward becomes a backpacker in peril when he travels to French Polynesia and the island of Bora Bora as the first stop on a Round-the-World itinerary. Arriving hopeful of adventure and romance, instead Stuart is unwittingly drawn into a conspiracy and he quickly discovers that the beautiful paradise islands are no Eden as one by one his fellow travellers begin to disappear...
New Zealand with a Hobbit Botherer
By Annette Gisby
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,460. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2009. Category: Nonfiction
What should you do if your spouse becomes addicted to the Lord of the Rings movies and swoons at the very mention of Orlando Bloom's name? (Thud. Quick, fetch the smelling salts.) How about taking the advice of a strange apparition that reveals itself in a dream, who recommends touring New Zealand in an effort to prove that its sheep pastures aren't really filled by frolicking Hobbits.
Essence of Vienna
By Ian Buchanan
Price: Free! Words: 940. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2009. Category: Fiction
Things are done differently in Vienna. A story about Viennese "half-and-halfness".