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Strong Roads: A Spanish-Shipwreck Survivor in Ancient Hawaii by Gem Thomas
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 128,820. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
In 1565 the Spanish perfected, after 40 years of failure, a circular course between Acapulco Mexico and Manila, in the Philippines. Their ships, laden with silver ingots, were sent from Acapulco every year until the early 1800's. Stories exist that the Hawaiian Islands were known to the Spanish before their 'discovery'. Beyond this, Hawaiian stories accurately tell of people washing ashore their l
The Bloody Rosie by Leo Cappel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,240. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure, Fiction » Inspirational
A diverse group of people share a common dream: to build their own yachts and sail around the Pacific. When one of the group, a professional actress, lands the leading role in a major stage production, the others become involved in various ways, and get hooked into theater life. Now they face a dilemma: how to reconcile the emotional pull of the stage with their desire to sail their own yachts.
Narrowboating Other Waters by Erik Ga Bean
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 27,100. Language: British English. Published: April 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
Little happens when three friends take to the water by narrowboat to rescue relatives and Reiki out universal energy, in this slow moving adventure of elephant encounters, green energy smuggling and biscuit enjoyment.
Dreams End Amongst the Olive Groves by Lucilla Morecambe
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,910. Language: British English. Published: April 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Thoroughly entertaining, this novel is an account of a couple’s move to idyllic Greek island and the friends, foes and traditions they meet with there. The couple face renovation pitfalls and delve beneath the peaceful façade of the place they had dreamed of living for years. But for one of them, life on the island isn’t quite what they had expected…
Grasslands by D G Leigh
Series: Gap Year, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 51,960. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
“Grasslands” is actually the testimony I wrote for my lead character before my spy thriller “White Water”. This is the basic who, why and how it all started. You certainly won't be blown away with a magical work of literature genius (that's why it's FREE at Smashwords). Don't get me wrong though you'll still get an enjoyable coherent narrative that delivers a mystery and suspenseful adventure.
Push Back by Steven Linde
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,330. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
The Japanese had ravaged Baja California and San Diego; they destroyed the infrastructure and imprisoned its population. The US Military had its hands tied for the time being and was getting ready for pay back.
Stepping Stones - Behind The Smile - The Story of Lek, a Bar Girl in Pattaya by Owen Jones
Series: Behind The Smile · Thailand Books · Wales, Welsh and Celtic. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 118,500. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
Stepping Stones picks up the story of Lek, her family and friends in the village of Baan Suay four years on from where The Lady in The Tree finished. Lek and Ayr are still looking to expand, but especially Lek's career in the political arena, where she finds evidence of disturbing activity.
Killer Holidays by C. G. Eberle
Series: John Seraph Mysteries. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,480. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
They say the holidays are murder and for John Seraph it's the truth. In this eight story anthology John deals with mysteries & murders before & after the events in Family Ties, Family Plots, & the upcoming Family Education.
Lion's Hero by Alexis Woods
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,460. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014 by Beaten Track Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
A story from Boughs of Evergreen: A Holiday Anthology. Eight nights to fall in love. Ari has a mission: meet and fall in love with a man chosen for him by God. The catch: he only has eight nights to complete it—the eight nights of Chanukah. Gabriel has a test of faith. Believe, and the Festival of Lights may herald a miracle.
Son Complex by Kris Williamson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,400. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014 by Buku Fixi. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
Aaron, a 23 year-old American, comes to Malaysia for the first time. His mission: to meet the politician he believes is his biological father. A man who has no idea Aaron even exists.
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.
Infidelity Gun Running & Other Tales by Rex Mangin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,470. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: July 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
An interesting collection of fact and fiction; fourteen short stories drawn from the author’s vast treasure trove of memories gathered during a lifetime in aviation. The subjects are many and varied, and are not all confined to aviation. There are a couple from the Cold War; a gun running incident in North Africa; and several about infidelity, and the like, involving the airline industry.
Anonymous! by Andy Powell
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 76,080. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
At the GetAway! travel company, Mark Hogan is happy to be an anonymous kind of guy, especially when his ÜberFürher boss ploughs headlong into another thermonuclear rant. Meanwhile, at the BangSlap! advertising agency, Dee Bowman is happy to be an anonymous kind of girl, free from the leering advances of testosterone-fuelled man-children. Their world is filled with screaming exclamation marks, so
I Want An Alien For Christmas by Nick Santora
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 37,210. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
On December 17th, when Theo Bartlett and his little sisters, Olivia and Sophie, went into the woods behind their house to investigate the explosion they heard, the last thing they thought they’d find would be Santa Clause’s sleigh, chock full of presents and an unexpected stowaway – a little green, ten-year-old alien named Gug!
The Hairdressers' Cut by Mike O'Sullivan
Price: $4.66 USD. Words: 60,470. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
THE HAIRDRESSERS’ CUT is the first in The Hairdresser Murders Series. Hairdresser Lauren Canning holidays in Grand Cayman, a British protectorate and off shore financial centre. She and two friends, Zoe and Claire are from Ross on Wye. They are single, in their twenties, looking for adventure and a change for a few weeks from their sleepy Herefordshire existence.
The Recovery Position by Lora Mountjoy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,080. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
Capable career woman Faye falls apart when her boyfriend betrays her. As life throws several more devastating challenges her way, she copes with the aid of Bouncing Back, a book by self-help guru Lenore Lewis
It'll be Grand: the misadventures of four friends in Eire by Roxanne Walker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,300. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
Join four friends on a whirlwind roadtrip through the Emerald Isle as they try to handle the roads, accents, and the charming locals.
Words Can Kill (Ghostwriter Mystery 5) by C.A. Larmer
Series: Ghostwriter Mystery, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,640. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
Max Farrell’s flatmate has just shown up dead in their Berlin unit and the hunky photographer has vanished, last spotted at a Swiss resort, a perky blonde by his side. Has Roxy Parker’s boyfriend run off with another woman or is his life on the line? Packing her bags and swallowing her pride, the ghostwriter must follow the clues to find her true love, while buckling up for the ride of her life!
Unexpectedly Mary by Andi Payne
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 25,690. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
When Mark left home he was planning on a long bike ride but right from day one things start going wrong. Follow Marks adventures as he follows the Romantic Road on his bike but maybe not exactly as planned!
О любви by Александр Громов
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 82,110. Language: Russian. Published: November 30, 2013 by kypit-knigu.ru. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure, Fiction » Holiday » FamilyNaNoWriMo 2013 book. Last updated 2013-11-30 09:12:37
К двадцати четырем годам у Вадима были — высшее гуманитарное образование, признаки болезненной самовлюбленности, склонность к лени, а также оставшаяся от бабки, двухкомнатная квартира. Не было же у него по большому счету многого: ни настоящей дружбы , ни настоящей любви и не было никакой жизненной определенности.