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El arte de vivir del dinero ajeno by Ivan Cosos
Series: Las Pecuniarias, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 34,620. Language: Spanish. Published: November 6, 2012. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure(5.00 from 8 reviews)
Ricardo sale de vacaciones unos días. En un pueblito de pastores hará una serie de inesperados descubrimientos sobre el lugar, sus gentes, sobre las finanzas y sobre sí mismo. A medio camino entre la narración y el ensayo filosófico, el libro aborda los fundamentos de la financiación, trazando meridianamente la distinción entre aquello que se conoce por inversión y lo que es simple especulación.
Memoirs of a Vending Machine by James Pollard
Price: Free! Words: 42,960. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure, Fiction » Adventure » General(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Mike lands at Kansai Airport in Japan confident but ill prepared for his introduction to his new home. A sequence of events forces Mike on a Journey lasting all day and all night around Osaka. Meeting Mark, Jon and Jeff and other interesting and colourful characters along the way, they quickly discover the urban soul of Japan and learn enough in one day to last the rest of their time in Osaka.
The Santa Shop by Tim Greaton
Price: Free! Words: 39,330. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2010 by Focus House Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Skip Ralstat is a man so steeped in grief that life seems no longer possible. After the death of his wife and child, Skip blames himself. He has given up his friends, his job, and even his home. Now, homeless, he survives on the mean streets of Albany. He knows he can't go on, that life must end. But will it? Come join Skip on his most unusual road to redemption.
A Ghostly Christmas Present by J. Daniel Sawyer
Series: The Clarke Lantham Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,820. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2010 by ArtisticWhispers Productions, Inc. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled(4.25 from 4 reviews)
For crappy Christmas presents, Detective Clarke Lantham figures most people couldn't beat getting thrown in an out-of-state jail on a trumped up charge. So when he calls up his brother for help with bail, he thinks he's prepared for the ordeal of spending a holiday weekend with relatives who put the "strange" back in "estranged. That was his first mistake.
The Girl Who Tweaked Two Lions' Tails by Pierre Van Rooyen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 83,110. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure(5.00 from 5 reviews)
One of the greatest adventures involving a young girl ever told. Fourteen year old Angelina Freyer goes missing in the vicinity of Lake Kariba. Two weeks later, a hundred and fifty miles away at Victoria Falls .....
Coconut Wireless: a novel of love, life and South Pacific gossip by Nicola Baird
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,390. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary(5.00 from 1 review)
What happens when a young Solomon Islands man and a cynical London girl step out of their comfort zones? Find out in this novel about love, life and gossip in the South Pacific. Coconut Wireless is perfect if you loved “One Day” or anything by "No 1 Ladies' Detective Agency" author, or non-fiction books such as “Solomon Time” (Will Randall) or “Castaway" & "Faraway” by Lucy Irvine.
Linder in Botswana by William A. Patrick III
Price: Free! Words: 37,260. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
Linder journeys to South Africa, Botswana and Zimbabwe, and records it all in her journal. The highlights of the story are her excursions into the Makgadikgadi Pan, the Okavango Delta and the Chobe River.
Complicit Simplicity: A hacktivism team fights for human rights. by Allan R. Wallace
Series: cyberhug.me, Book 3 · Hacktivism, Speculative Fiction Stories, Book 4. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 38,720. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
When evil resists a push it doesn't push back, it immediately seeks to destroy. Boldness is required for first limiting and then overcoming evil. Of course surviving is nice too.
A Harley, a Stetson and a red Thai Chilli by Alan Little
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,530. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2011 by booksmango. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
Jed Cantrell worked for the Ford Motor Company in Detroit on a production line. The book tells the humorous story of Jed’s life before Mr. Honda opened a car production plant in North America, and the affect that it had on him. Why he purchased a Harley Davidson in Bangkok and how he met Chilli, a beautiful mid-twenties Thai woman.
Tangata manu ~ Birdman of Easter Island by Roger Poole
Price: $5.58 USD. Words: 82,300. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
A tour group arrives to visit Easter Island. They come to learn about the often tragic history of the Rapanui people, to see the giant statues standing on their ahus and explore the caves. They find a society of friendly islanders but also hear some very odd legends. One man becomes obsessed with the birdman ceremony and then uncovers a long-held secret from the island's mysterious past.
A Highland Sorcery Christmas by Clover Autrey
Series: Highland Sorcery, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 26,400. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
Alexander is so close to weakening the monsters who have replaced humans at the top of the food chain. But when he gets near one of the beasts to test his formula, the monster takes a bite out of him and mentally downloads everything Alexander knows. Now it’s up to his family to fight for his life in the past and the future if they are to save him and spare the world.
The Methuselah Factor by Vernon Eric Bridges
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,850. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2010 by Amolibros. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
An environmental disaster is brought about by an American cargo plane blowing up its deadly cargo of biological weapons over England. Survivors set up a new community, guarded by wolfhounds. One of the settlers, Otto, invents an anti-gravity drive, enabling him to visit Mars. He discovers the remains of a once-flourishing civilisation and vows not to repeat the Martian errors of judgement.
Undercover Cowboy by Lisa Harris
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,490. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure(3.00 from 1 review)
Pinkerton detective Cole Ramsey has been hired to investigate a rancher suspected of sabotaging his neighbor's property. But Cole's investigation might be compromised when he falls for Abigail Covington, the rancher's daughter. An inspirational Christmas novella.
Christmas Angel by Amber Carew
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,090. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011 by Edge of Ecstasy. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
From New York Times and USA Today bestselling author Opal Carew, writing as Amber Carew. Given one chance to break the curse which has held Angelique in its grip for two hundred years, she is faced with a heart-rending decision. Can she sacrifice Nick's happiness for her own freedom?
Smoke Rings by J. Daniel Sawyer
Series: The Clarke Lantham Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,510. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2011 by ArtisticWhispers Productions, Inc. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled(5.00 from 2 reviews)
An old girlfriend pulls Clarke Lantham into a New Year's Eve chase for a federal fugitive and the $50,000 price on his head. Book 3 of the Clarke Lantham Mysteries
At Risk: Passion and Peril at Sea by Jackie Ullerich
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 89,010. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2011 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
At Risk explores the complexities of love and marriage, as well as the dark side of racism and bigotry—all aboard the luxury cruise liner, the Sea Star. A cruise along the Mexican Riviera is the setting for a disparate group of passengers who dine together nightly. In that intimacy, they reveal aspects of their lives and family backgrounds which sets in motion a terrifying series of events.
Belize Travel Fun by James Harrold
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,440. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
What would you do if you were going to Belize for the first time? James Harrold lived in Belize for three years and decided to write this book to answer this very question. In this book, Mr. Harrold writes a story about two brothers who take their wives on a two week vacation to Belize. The characters are fictional, however, the names, places, and details in Belize are factual. Neat adventure!!
Silent Night: A Christmas Collection by Kristine Kathryn Rusch
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 51,250. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2010 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Kristine Kathryn Rusch, called one of the best short story writers of her generation, has compiled ten of her favorite Christmas stories. The stories run from fantasy (Nutball Season, Doubting Thomas, Substitutions) to mainstream (Stille Nacht) to science fiction (Boz, Loop, A Taste of Miracles) to mystery (Rehabilitation, Snow Angels, The Moorhead House).
Eric Bipple and The Search for the Missing Teddy Bears by Kenneth Holmes
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 21,980. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
Somehow all of the Teddy Bears at Santa's North Pole workshop have disappeared. Santa calls on Eric Bipple to solve the mystery. He travels through his computer to the North Pole where he uses his electronic wizardary to find the culprits and prevent the disaster that would have occurred if the yearly supply of teddy bear had not been available for the Christmas season.