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The Gunner's Daughter - A historical satire
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,920. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
A Reverend, sent to a small New England town in 1771 to settle the estate of a rich man, is duped by greedy land speculators into applying archaic medieval laws of torture to do away with the town's population.
Под знаком "Черного дракона"
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 86,290. Language: Russian. Published: April 5, 2013 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
History of the protagonist, Michel de Morel, a seventeen years old young men begins in medieval France, passes through our present and ends in the distant future. Pursuing enemy, he learns when and how did the Homo Sapiens appeared in this world. Reveals the secrets of protocivilization existed on this planet. He explores the parallel worlds, other universes, he is studying the traces of aliens. M
The Blind Man's Sight : A Short Story
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Series: QUIT SCHOOL! Eight Humorous Short Stories, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,560. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
How do you handle UNEXPECTED BETRAYAL? SUMMER... AN ISLAND......FRIENDSHIP, BETRAYAL ...COMING OF AGE.... Set on a quaint island in the 1950's....the moving story of a young boy coming to terms with peer pressure and betrayal with the help of an old, blind sea captain. A story that lingers in your psyche long after you read the last line!!
1779 Billy Brown Cometh the Man...
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Series: The History of the Brown Family, II. Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 241,470. Language: British English. Published: April 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
This story is set in 18th century Plymouth during the time of the American Revolutionary War. It highlights thirteen hectic days, when a middle class seafaring family just happen to become involved in the espionage and subterfuge used by American rebels to further their cause.
The Time On The Island
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Price: Free! Words: 3,120. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
(4.00 from 1 review)
They say no man is an island. Perhaps he can become one under certain circumstances?
A Devil No More
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Price: Free! Words: 1,140. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Find out the epic journey of Ed Robertson
Wayfaring Strangers
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,240. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
In 1849 three routes existed to the California gold fields: wagon train; around Cape Horn; and across the Gulf of Mexico, overland through Panama and up the west coast. Three parties take one route each—two men fleeing a murder charge, another man pursuing them, and a Melungian family from East Tennessee. How their lives touch each other is the focus of this gold rush adventure.
Labiris
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,950. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
A Hungarian-born New York artist’s fictional experiences that include murder, an irresistible love affair, and life-threatening adventures. The setting spans from New York City through snowy upstate NY to the tropical islands of the Caribbean.
The Pirate Condo Martin
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,330. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013 by Neil Dabb. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Cal Wiggins, the fifth son of a London blacksmith and Condo Martin, future pirate, grew up together in London. Many years later they reunite in one last adventure, pitting them against nature and a ruthless merchant ship's captain in a quest for a ship and passage to the wild American west.
To Glory Arise
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 164,030. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
(4.00 from 1 review)
This is Walter Jon Williams’ first published work, one of the historical novels with which he began his career. The American Revolution is throwing up a new breed of hero, Yankee privateers who dare the might of the Royal Navy to slash at British commerce. Foremost among them are the three Markham brothers, Jehu, Josiah, and Malachi, who link their destiny to that of their young nation.
Aries Rising
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 99,040. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
They seem rule by astrology, and have the persuasive charm an elan of the super rich, so even though he knows they are evil and dangersous, Castle, deeply in love agrees to board their yacht, the Zodiac, on a trip around the Caribbean.
Yongala
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Price: $3.65 USD. Words: 41,130. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Corben Plath's luck changes when he is offered blood money and ticket on the steamship, Yongala. Plath’s task is to kill Professor Portland and destroy his renewable energy invention. However, Plath learns that there are armed guards on board, protecting Portland. As Yongala steams into heavy weather, Plath finds an unlikely friend in Felicity, the young niece of the man he is sent to kill.
Damsel in Distress
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,090. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013 by Soapbox Rising Press. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
(5.00 from 1 review)
(Short Story Plus Bonus Stroy) When the freighter Pacific Trading Victor loses a clutch of cargo containers overboard, all but one of the them sinks within a few days. The survivor, however, rides the currents toward the coast of the Pacific Northwest, toward the north-south shipping lanes, where Damsel, a forty-foot sailboat, is blissfully sailing northward.
The Storm and Sixpence
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,560. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013 by Soapbox Rising Press. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
(Short Story) Danger on the high seas. When the weather turns snotty, a fine April sail up the Oregon coast turns nasty. Cold water and hot tempers mix together into a lethal, swirling brew.
The Sedan Cruiser
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Price: Free! Words: 810. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013 by Soapbox Rising Press. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
(Short Short) Crushed rock for water. Empty fuel and water tanks. Rust and malignant rot. Her final owner's splendid ideas, overwhelmed by his exhausting work schedule. Memories of sunny anchorages, of fresh paint, and of laughter. "The Sedan Cruiser" is a 570-word short short in which a "project boat" contemplates her past, her present, and what lies ahead.
Sole Survivor: The Story of Kaza of Theseus
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Series: Melody and the Pier to Forever. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 61,380. Language: American English. Published: March 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(5.00 from 1 review)
Kaza's country, Theseus, is invaded by Necrolius Anaxagorius' Gyssians, who destroy it utterly. He is the sole survivor. He must somehow make it to a fleet of mutineers fleeing east along the great Pier known as Ae Infinitus, led by the newly crowned Vanerrincourtian king. Kaza has thousands of miles to travel, and mortal danger waits at every turn.
The Second Mate's Cup of Tea
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,990. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013 by Soapbox Rising Press. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
(SHORT STORY: HISTORICAL) Queen Victoria's seventy-first birthday. An Englishman far from home and homesick. All he wanted was a cup of English tea. Served properly. On clean china. On clean table linen. In the small port of Garibaldi, Oregon, in the dining room of the town's finest hotel what he got was something annoyingly different.
Murder Aboard the Santianna
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,160. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013 by Soapbox Rising Press. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
(Short Story) When the first mate of the 19th- century schooner SANTIANNA finds his captain and business partner brutally murdered, he decides that he must bring the ship into port as soon as possible. However, he quickly discovers that he must do so before the captain's killer is able carry out his plan to murder everyone aboard and sink SANTIANNA.
Moby-Stick; or, The Log
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,570. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013 by Soapbox Rising Press. Category: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
(Short Story) Sudden terror on the Pacific Ocean. He doesn't want to take the daughter of his father's most important customer sailing, but the old man insists. When she arrives in Newport, Oregon, for the trip, despite the chilly summer day, she has on shorts and a bikini top—the perfect picture of a spoiled, clueless brat. His heart doubly sinks. Can he survive the next three hours?
Messing About in Boats
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,370. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013 by Soapbox Rising Press. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(Short Story Collection) Danger on the high seas, on the banks of a mythic river, and in a 19th century lumber port! Storms, collisions, abandonment, a fed-up ferryman, and Queen Victoria's birthday—they all mean terrible trouble for the denizens of this collection. This collection contains six rousing tales of derring-do and existential angst.