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A Guide to the Notorious Bars of Alaska
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 50,780. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2017 by Epicenter Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » American
New, revised second edition! This revised second edition includes five additional bars, regional maps, and more historic photos and advertisements. A Guide to the Notorious Bars of Alaska details the rich history and atmosphere of remarkable, one-of-a-kind Alaskan bars, many of which have been around since the end of Prohibition in 1933.
High Stakes: Inside the New Las Vegas
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,620. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2017 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Gambling
For decades, the name "Las Vegas" summoned up the image of a neon world of nonstop gambling, gangsters, sex, and adult entertainment. But today, Las Vegas has transformed itself into a family vacation spot second only to Disneyworld on America's leisure-time itinerary. What—and who—is responsible for this multibillion-dollar transformation?
Blue Ridge Pilgrimage: A Collection of Columns by Mary Ann Claud
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 58,450. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Mary Ann Claud's weekly columns recount her exploration of the Blue Ridge Mountains and her discoveries of people, places and stories. With this collection of columns, she hopes to inspire others to make their own pilgrimage.
Culua: My Other Life in Mexico
Price: $2.97 USD. Words: 89,820. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A young Australian woman travels to Mexico, her mother's homeland, on a search for identity. What begins as a visit to her enigmatic grandmother becomes a quest to find out what it means to be Mexican. As she learns to embrace Mexico verdadero - the real Mexico - she discovers a people who give a new meaning to larger than life, and the invincible bonds between family, food, and the spirit world.
Spirits of the Bayou: Sanctuaries, Cemeteries and Hauntings
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 62,040. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
A poetic presence built upon the past, the author's vivid prose and photography unlocks the doors to ancient houses of worship, probes the eerie shadows of cemeteries and delves deep inside the bayou’s haunted legends. Follow a trail of history and mystery across New Orleans and south along the coastal towns of Louisiana. Experience it for yourself with travel links at the end of each chapter.
Antigua Guatemala Travel Guide - 2017 Edition
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 83,190. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
With the help of self-guided tours in this book, you'll explore the best of Antigua and discover its hidden jewels. You'll discover why Antigua Guatemala is the most popular destination in Central America, for tourists and locals alike.
View from the Deck: Recollections of the 10th Annual Voyage of the CGS C.D. Howe, 1959
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 51,640. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
View from the Deck is a personal account of the adventures of an 18-year-old on the CGS C.D. Howe—a hospital ship equipped to meet the medical needs of the Inuit (Eskimo) during an era defined by a high incidence of tuberculosis, the Cold War and a changing way of life— and those who sailed with her during the summer of 1959.
Monkeys Are Made of Chocolate: Exotic and Unseen Costa Rica
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,900. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2016 by PixyJack Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Discover the mysterious and fascinating ways in which animals and plants—and people—interact with one another in the rainforests of Costa Rica. More than just a simple collection of essays, Monkeys are Made of Chocolate is a testament to the wonder of life in all its countless guises, as seen through the eyes of a man with a gift for subtle discernment and a natural flair for storytelling.
The Independent Guide to Walt Disney World 2017 (Travel Guide)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 64,200. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Amusement & theme parks, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Experience the most magical vacation of a lifetime with The Independent Guide to Walt Disney World 2017. This guide is packed full of tips and tricks on how to make the most of your stay all in an easy-to-understand guide. We will save you time, money and hassle! We cover every theme park, hotel, ride, show, attraction, water park and the Disney Springs area. Save time and money with our tips!
Hauntings of the Kentucky State Penitentiary
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 62,810. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2016 by Permuted. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The Kentucky State penitentiary opened its heavy iron gates to the condemned over 100 years ago—yet many of them, long deceased, still walk its corridors. Noted paranormal researcher Steve E. Asher provides true, first-hand accounts of the paranormal as well as his own personal experiences at the state’s most violent, controversial—and haunted—prison.
Women Who Lived and Loved North of 60
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,100. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Adventuresome women travel to Canada's northland for their own adventure or with a beau or husband being transferred or wanting to start a business. They face some dangers and loneliness but also a strong sense of belonging in a community they are all building together.
Same Road Different Tracks
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,250. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Into a colourful description of a modern-day trip by car from Vancouver to Toronto—exploring themes such as Canadian history and Aboriginal culture—the author inserts a series of flashbacks telling a parallel story about his journey from Canada to India and arrival in Japan in 1972 and his nine-year stint as an ordained Zen monk.
100 Things You Don't Want to Miss at Disney California Adventure 2016
Series: Ultimate Unauthorized Quick Guide 2016. Price: $6.98 USD. Words: 52,420. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Amusement & theme parks, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Get the inside track on the attractions, shows, activities, and foods you don't want to miss while visiting the park. This 2016 edition is completely updated for the new year with all new information, tips, and more. INCLUDES DISNEYLAND RESORT 60TH ANNIVERSARY DIAMOND CELEBRATION • FROZEN FUN! • GRIZZLY PEAK AIRFIELD • ATTRACTION UPDATES
Exploring Indiana’s Historic Sites, Markers & Museums Southeast Edition
Series: Indiana Bicentennial History Road Trip Guide Series. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,310. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2015 by Mossy Feet Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Take a fun road trip through the rich history of Indiana using Exploring Indiana’s Historic Sites, Markers & Museums as your guidebook. Celebrate the Indiana Bi-Centennial by traveling the roads and towns in Southeastern Indiana.
Finding Home: An American's Journey of Life and Love in the West Indies
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,750. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist
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At the age of nineteen, biology student Chuck McAllister left behind his comfortable but uninspiring suburban life to seek adventure, clarity, and some kind of meaningful existence on the Caribbean island of Trinidad. There he met Suvali—clever, bright-eyed, and raven-haired—and his life changed forever. This is the story of McAllister’s eleven years of living, loving, and a little bit of science,
The Independent Guide to Walt Disney World 2016 (Travel Guide)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 68,560. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2015 by Independent Guidebooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Amusement & theme parks, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Experience the most magical vacation of a lifetime with The Independent Guide to Walt Disney World 2016. Written by ex-Disney Cast Members (employees), who have spent thousands upon thousands of number of hours in the parks, this guide is packed full of tips and tricks on how to make the most of your stay. We will save you time, money and hassle!
Halloween at the Disneyland Resort 2015
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 57,430. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Amusement & theme parks, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Includes full coverage of Halloween at Disneyland and the 60th Anniversary! This is not your ordinary travel guide. It gives you quick access to the information that only experienced travelers, long time fans, and park insiders know. Get the inside track on the attractions, shows, activities, and foods you don't want to miss while visiting the resort this Halloween. Completely updated for 2015!
From The First Coast
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 83,810. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A second collection of essays and stories from north Florida
Billy the Kid in Santa Fe: Wild West History, Outlaw Legends, and the City at the End of the Santa Fe Trail. A Non-Fiction Trilogy. Book One: Young Billy
Series: Billy the Kid in Santa Fe. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,370. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Billy the Kid spent part of his youth in Santa Fe. What was it like in the 1870s? How did its frontier character and Hispanic culture shape the development of this future desperado? What other residents did Billy encounter who would figure significantly in later chapters of his brief life? How did Billy spend his time as a youngster there? Did he ice skate, play baseball, tell ghost stories?
The InterNations Expat Guide to the United States of America
Series: The InterNations Expat Guide, Book 5. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 69,070. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
The InterNations Expat Guide series is your window into the world’s most exciting and vibrant expat hotspots! The books offer detailed insights into all aspects relating to the daily lives of expats: be it the administrative steps before departure, the housing and job search, employment opportunities, healthcare etc. – we cover it all.