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Sigh of a Traveler
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 3,470. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2012 by Float Street Press. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Traveling provides an opportunity to see the world from a variety of perspectives. This collection of poems was written while moving slowly from one place to another. Along with a few photos, this collection provides observations of life in different places, and mixed impressions of the world as she is. The poems were primarily written in Asia, the Caribbean and Southwestern United States.
The Rum Shop
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,160. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2012 by Float Street Press. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Life in the Windward Islands is a little different than in other places, but sometimes the problems of life are exactly the same. This story reflects their attitudes toward life and throws a light on the happenings on an ordinary day at the hub of life on the islands--the local rum shop
Caribbean Enigma: Drugs In Paradise
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 79,330. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Caribbean & West Indies / General
An exploration of the history and modern realities that have created the Carribbean region. How the drug culture and the cartels are changing it; a key reference for understanding the political, social, and economic diversity of each individual island.
Float Street Notes
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,080. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2012 by Float Street Press. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing
Boats are funny animals, especially old boats, and the sailors who ply the waters in them are even funnier. This book contains over 50 humorous essays written for Caribbean Compass and some photos from those strange and wonderful times. They examine a wide spectrum of facts and speculations on boats and boating, and ponder the strange creatures found in the Caribbean -- sailors.
Of Suits and Horses
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,180. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Of Siuits and Horses is an the adventure of a school boy in Trinidad and Tobago.
Tempest (Rakes & Rebels, Book 9)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 115,850. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
“Cynthia Wright is a gem among writers!” ~ Literary Times A marriage of convenience in the Gilded Age… Heiress Catherine Beasley Parrish has been groomed all her life to marry an English duke. But, when she meets Adam Raveneau, a rakish new viscount, Cathy awakens to a destiny worth fighting for. Can two people who wed for all the wrong reasons find the courage to create a lasting love?
Racing With The Rain
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 130,160. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Caribbean & Latin American
Can one outrun the rain? Guyanese born Carl Dias receives news of his father augusto dying in Guyana. Back in Guiana, Carl belonged to the leftwing ruling party. His father, a businessman was in the Conservative party. Returning will reignite memories of the collapse of the political and social fabric of the colony, stoked by the Kennedy administration pressuring the Brits to oust the government.
Return Of The Prodigal
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Price: Free! Words: 4,510. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A man returns home for his father's funeral and he and his brother explore their conflicted childhood in pre independent British Guiana.
English Cookbook - Recipes From The Pavilion
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Series: James Newton Cookbooks, Book 27. You set the price! Words: 33,720. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013 by Springwood Emedia. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » English, Scottish & Welsh
A great recipe book containing a tasty array of English Cuisine that can be found in the Pavilions of cricket grounds around England. Find out what favourite meals great cricketers ate and how to prepare them. The book also contains an informative section about the rules of the great game of cricket, and even helps you translate cricketing slang to build a better understanding of the game.
The Opa Legacy
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 78,340. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
1880's Willem Albert van Komen survives the Typhoid and Yellow Fever plagues in the West Indies plus the unexplained death of a friend. Upon his return to the Netherlands he finds a wife, a faith, and a family, leaving them a simple but profound legacy. This fictionalized history reveals the greatness of an understated life.