Books tagged: travel narrative

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Pursuing Alaska's Untamed
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Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 31,290. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
A highlighted action ebook by Alaskan author Doug Myers. Chapters include accounts of remote Alaska's cultural artifacts, Native subsistence, scenic landscapes, sport fishing excursions, wildlife encounters, and the famed Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race. Personal experience accounts provide soulful discoveries of a treasured last frontier, and for some the vicarious realization of an elusive dream.
The Sullivan Saga: Memories of an Overseas Childhood
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 89,990. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
These are the exotic, funny and sometimes bittersweet stories of an overseas childhood in Asia & Africa from 1957-1972. The author is the daughter of a State Dept. diplomat and through her stories, you can begin to appreciate the adaptability of children to other cultures and the fortitude of parents trying to raise their children to be citizens of the world as well as good Americans overseas.
Stealing Fatima's Hand
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 118,110. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2010 by Vox Humana Books. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
“ …Finally a grand taxi stopped and offered to take us to the train station for the unbelievably low fare of twenty dirham, so unbelievably low, that I was not a little disappointed when the driver didn’t rob us, slit our throats, and dump our bodies into the Strait of Gibraltar… “ Stealing Fatima’s Hand is a collection of narratives presenting an alternative view of Morocco.
Traveling Light
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,260. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Prepare to dive into other worlds as award-winning travel writer Colleen Friesen takes you on her world-wide adventures. Her travel stories can be reflective, contemplative or snort-out-loud funny, but one thing is for sure, they are always compelling. Read Traveling Light and engage with the world in a new way.
South to Alaska
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 64,830. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Born in the heart of Oklahoma in 1916, ten-year-old Melvin dreams of living in Alaska. Nearly fifty year later he builds a boat in his backyard, launches it on the Arkansas River, and cruises it 10,000 miles to Alaska by way of the Panama Canal. Melvin has never been south of the United States border and has never been on a boat in the open ocean. A true story of courage and survival.
Over the Hill and Far Away - One Grown-Up Gap Year
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Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 76,560. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
There must be something between the retirement party and buying a zimmer frame. JO CARROLL decided this was the time to revive teenage dreams and go round the world. So she packed her rucksack, a round-the-world ticket, and a notebook. Not prepared for being lost in Australia, a man wanting to marry her in India, leeches in Malaysia. Nor the drama that finally drove her home.
More Ketchup than Salsa
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 91,510. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
A hilarious insight into the wild and wacky characters of an expat community in a familiar resort destination, More Ketchup than Salsa is a must-read true story for anybody who has ever dreamed about jetting off to sunnier climes… or anybody who has even momentarily flirted with the idea of starting a new life overseas.
Unlonely Planet
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,000. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
A nine month around-the-world adventure from Bombay to Brazil.
The Travelling Mouse Bernard goes to Italy
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 4,290. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Dear kids and parents. Do you want to learn and experience something about Italy? Take a trip alongside The Travelling Mouse Bernard, when he goes to Italy. He will tell you and your child stories about his new italien friends and teach you a little about the language, food and culture.
The Travelling Mouse Bernard goes to Greece
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 5,340. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / Europe
Dear kids and parents. Do you want to learn and experience something about Greece. Take a trip alongside The Travelling Mouse Bernard, when he goes to Greece. He will tell you and your child stories about his new friends in Greece and teach you a little about the language, food and culture