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Moving to Hawaii!
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,900. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Moving to Hawaii is a dream for many people! Some go ahead and make the move, and realize it was not for them. Some make the move and they are still living there in paradise. What is the difference between these two types of people? Hawaii is not for everyone. This book will help you decide if it fits you or not, before you spend a lot of time and money moving all your belongings and family.
Lying for a Living
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 107,390. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015 by Black Rose Writing. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
New to Cancun, Rick J. Pons is lured into working for a Timeshare, there he learns to lie, cheat, trick and deceive, discovering how treacherous, and ungrateful the people involved in the Industry really are, since backstabbing and betrayal are part of the daily job.
Oahu Nightlife & Travel Guide
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,250. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
From Oahu’s greatest beaches, hikes, surf breaks, & snorkel spots to the best local foodie and nightlife spots, Oahu Nightlife & Travel Guide is the definitive guide for an unforgettable vacation. Whether you are a budget backpacker or a couple celebrating your anniversary, these local Oahu tips, itineraries, and reviews about Oahu’s sights and nightlife will save you plenty of time and money!
Sand in My Pants
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,210. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2015 by RavenswoodPublishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Fun romp around the world is the best description for this biographical journey of a scuba diver and her buddy/husband. Adventures and misadventures abound.
From The First Coast
Price: $4.50 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.
What About Your Saucepans?
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 75,700. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 30, 2014 by Summertime Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Lindsay de Feliz walked away from an enviable lifestyle – marriage, successful career, expensive holidays, designer clothes, fast cars – to pursue her dream of being a scuba diving instructor. She could not have predicted the journey ahead when she arrived in the heat, sunshine and vibrant culture of the Dominican Republic.
Franklin, Oops, Mud & Cupcake: Canoeing the Coppermine, Seal, Anderson & Snowdrift Rivers in Northern Canada
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,930. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2014 by Agio Publishing House. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Canoeing
Franklin, Oops, Mud & Cupcake is an engaging account of four canoe trips in northern Canada written by outdoor author and adventurer Michael D. Pitt. Michael's intimate writing style brings you "into the canoe" as he and his wife Kathleen discover the strength, challenges and self-reliance that come from absolute isolation. The trips are down the Coppermine, Seal, Anderson and Snowdrift rivers.
A Teacher on the Yukon - The Rampart Alaska Letters
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 72,600. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014 by Graham Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
In 1969 I fulfilled a childhood dream and moved to Alaska. The Federal government was my travel agent, having accepted my application to become a VISTA Volunteer, an application which I had stamped “Alaska Only! ” With foresight that continues to astonish me, I asked my parents, to keep the letters that I sent home. As a result I have approximately 350 letters covering the years 1969 - 1977.
Renovating Vonnegut
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,650. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Renovating Vonnegut tells the story of Lake Maxinkuckee, Culver Military Academy, Culver, Indiana, and how author Kurt Vonnegut and his family are related to them. It also tells of the renovation of one of the Vonneguts' summer cottages on the east shore of Lake Maxinkuckee.
The Alaska Backgrounder, Volume One: Perils and Promise
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,450. Language: American English. Published: May 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Perils and Promise is a story-based narrative that connects Alaska’s pre-history with present-day, highlighting many of the perils faced by those coming into the country, and the promise that spurred them onward. The book also features in-depth answers to the most frequently asked questions by visitors, lots of facts and figures, where to go and what to see and do.
The 2014-2015 Honolulu Real Estate Guide
Price: Free! Words: 74,250. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2014 by Wexford House. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Home buying, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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Everything you need to know about Honolulu real estate. Insider tips about buying and selling real estate in Honolulu. Information about surrounding towns, and which is best for you and your family, including interviews with buyers who know the area best. Insight into employment opportunities, schools, health care, recreational and cultural activities, shopping, climate, transportation, and more.
Dog Team to Dawson: A Quest for the Cosmic Bannock and Other Yukon Stories
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,850. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2014 by Agio Publishing House. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Dog racing, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
"Dog Team to Dawson" is a nostalgic collection of four true Yukon stories written by bestselling author Bruce Batchelor. The title story is the account of two young people travelling by dog team, tackling a long-abandoned Gold Rush era route. This book is the prequel to "Nine Dog Winter", providing readers of that classic account with earlier adventures into the heart and soul of Canada's North.
De nieuwe wereld van Peter Stuyvesant
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 93,030. Language: Dutch. Published: April 27, 2013 by Fosfor. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
In heel Amerika hebben Nederlanders hun stempel op het land gedrukt en op vele plaatsen zijn tastbare herinneringen levend gehouden: tulpenfestivals en windmolentjes in de voortuin, aan Nederland gewijde musea, Nederlandse plaatsnamen, dijken en handgegraven kanalen. Dit boek is het verhaal van ondernemende landgenoten in het land van onbegrensde mogelijkheden. Rijk geïllustreerd.
New York buiten de gebaande paden
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 113,850. Language: Dutch. Published: April 27, 2013 by Fosfor. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Lucas Ligtenberg kent New York als geen ander en weet dat de stad de wereld in het klein is én het centrum ervan. In die metropool leidt hij de lezer rond. Het is vooral een tocht door de geschiedenis en langs de mensen die de stad hebben gemaakt.
Carolina Blue
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,360. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Carolina Blue is a collection of travelogs, stories and short essays taken from the author's journal about his time in the Piedmont area of North Carolina, as well as tales from his days on the road exploring the southeastern US.
Step It Up
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 97,470. Language: British English. Published: April 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A three month odyssey through the United States of America and Canada, covering more than 12,000 miles by car, train, ferry, snowmobile and inflatable tubes.
Scot Free - A Journey from the Arctic to New Mexico
Series: Roughing It Round the World. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 129,170. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The first in the trilogy describing Alastair Scott's epic five-year journey around the world, much of it wearing a kilt. On and (sometimes very far) off the beaten track, he brings the unusual and the eccentric vividly before our eyes, giving many an unforgettable portrait of people with whom he shared, for brief moments or extended periods, his own delight in humanity in all its forms.
Tracks Across Alaska - A Dog Sled Journey
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 132,300. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A Scotsman dreams of driving a dog sled across Alaska. Arriving there with no experience, he learns the hard way. This is much more than the story of that feat of self-reliance and endurance; it defines the deep bond between man and dog; it is a portrait of the land - beautiful, rich, empty, sometimes murderous - its history and the people who live there. And it has become a classic.