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Uprising: Kinkaid in the West Indies
By Michael Winston
Series: Jonathan Kinkaid, Book 2. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 118,510. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
In "Uprising: Kinkaid in the West Indies" Kinkaid is given command of his own ship, Swift, of sixteen guns. His assignment is threefold: to deliver a diplomat to the Dutch free port of St. Eustatia in the Caribbean, to assist a major of marines with a mysterious assignment and to investigate any pirate activity in the West Indies.
Independent Action: Kinkaid in the North Atlantic
By Michael Winston
Series: Jonathan Kinkaid, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 114,130. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Independent Action: Kinkaid in the North Atlantic, Volume 1 of the Jonathan Kinkaid series, introduces our hero as he serves as First Lieutenant aboard the American frigate Randolph of 32 guns, tasked with orders to undertake "independent action" in the frigid waters of the North Atlantic against a mighty British convoy. An exciting, old-fashioned, high seas adventure.
Raft People (Book 1)
By M.L. Katz
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 120,660. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014 by Permuted Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Before the Big Flood, Liz Green worried more about hiding detention notes and the onset of mental illness than climate change. Now rising waters on the coast threaten millions of people, and Liz and her family cannot expect rescue in time. Before the Big Flood overwhelms the Texas coastal plain, Liz, her mother, and two brothers have to become Raft People if they hope to survive.
The Gryphon's Skull
By Harry Turtledove
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 140,310. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2014 by Phoenix Pick. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Menedemos, the dashing young sea captain, and his cousin, the scholarly Sostratos, are back in a new adventure. As opposing forces maneuver for advantage in the eastern Mediterranean, the cousins are determined not to let circumstances stand in the way of a profitable venture…especially since they are now in possession of a rare skull purported to be from the mythical Gryphon.
Ocean's Gift Box Set
By Demelza Carlton
Series: Ocean's Gift. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 154,480. Language: Australian English. Published: January 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Three bargain-priced bestsellers in one box! This Ocean's Gift box set includes books 1 and 2 from the Ocean's Gift series - Ocean's Gift and Ocean's Infiltrator - plus the prequel novella, Water and Fire.
The Alliance
By S.K. Keogh
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 115,320. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Jack Mallory sailed into Carolina waters seeking revenge upon fellow pirate James Logan, but he never expected his well-laid plans to be foiled by a mere child: Logan’s daughter. But the two pirates’ truce will be tested when a privateer sets sail to destroy Logan. Will Jack help Logan or ally with the privateer to at last see justice served for his own parents' deaths?
Opportunities: Jamie Leith in Darién
By Ian Hall
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 198,590. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
In July 1698, five ships sailed from Scotland on a secret mission; a final hail-Mary attempt to save both their economy and their country. Their goal? To colonize Panama, set up a new trade route overland into the Pacific, and change the history of the world forever. Street-smart teenager, Jamie Leith, inadvertently stows away, becoming shackled to the adventure. This is his story, and much more.
Dead Women Tell No Tales
By Anna M Loritz
Price: Free! Words: 126,340. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Anne was a wealthy southern beauty looking to escape a marriage, Mary a destitute young widow just trying to keep up in a man's world. Both took fate into their own hands, dressed as a man, and set sail. History now remembers them as two of the most notorious pirates from the Golden Age of Piracy, Anne Bonny and Mary Read.
Retsbol Rises: An Abenaki Lobster Tale
By Jayne Jones
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 147,310. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
RETSBOL RISES is an action-adventure story based on ancient Indian lore believing that man and lobsters once walked together in harmony and shared the land on Mount Desert Island in Maine. When the land grew crowded, it was agreed that the lobsters would retreat to the ocean. The covenant was sealed with a rose quartz orb. Now the orb has been stolen, calling the lobsters to take back the land...
Over the Wine-Dark Sea
By Harry Turtledove
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 140,600. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2013 by Phoenix Pick. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Menedemos, the young dashing sea captain, and his helper, the scholarly Sostratos, are sea-traders from the Greek island of Rhodes. Fearless sailors, they will travel any distance to make a profit or to search for rich treasures. As if avoiding pirates and barbarians isn’t enough, they are also caught between the political intrigues of Alexander’s former generals.
A Voyage for History
By Michaele Lockhart
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 121,860. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
On a sentimental journey turned terrifying voyage, a determined group of older veterans are joined together by one special cause—the rescue of a US Navy tank landing ship critical to the battles of World War II. These men and their ship are coming home, but not without adventure and misadventure, drama and tragedy, and even a touch of romance as they encounter their ultimate fight for survival.
The Sweet Trade
By Debrah Strait
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 120,270. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
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A boy of the land becomes a man of the sea in The Sweet Trade: A Pirate’s Tale. In the seventeenth century the clash of European empires engulfs eleven year old Dirk van Cortlandt when Spaniards raid his Caribbean island home and kill his family. He leads a gang of friends in a daring escape in a canoe, and thus begins his journey into the First Golden Age of Piracy.
Da cacciatore a preda
By Gabriele Dado'
Price: Free! Words: 101,570. Language: Italian. Published: August 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Sfuggito ad una trappola in alto mare e a due tentativi di omicidio sulla terraferma, il capitano Edwards deve fuggire per mettere in salvo se stesso e la donna che ama. Ma qualcuno è sulle sue tracce. Attraverso due oceani, attraverso tempeste, battaglie e tradimenti, Edwards dovrà riuscire a sopravvivere abbastanza da poter affrontare il suo vero nemico ad armi pari.
The Devil's Register
By Charlie Gregory
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 116,970. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Chris Goodman, a British Ship Inspector, sets out to investigate the operations of a Balkan Flag of Convenience whose ships use a remote berth in Wales. When Goodman goes missing while inspecting a ship, his daughter, Faith, suspects foul play and enlists the help of Victor Strong. They are confronted by a web of evil compounded by the blind eyes, fear and self-interest of government officials.
Florida Is Murder (Due Justice and Surface Tension Mystery Thriller Double Feature)
By Diane Capri
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 176,180. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Double Down with this Florida Double Feature from #1 Amazon Bestselling Authors Diane Capri and Christine Kling! "Intricate and ingenious - make some coffee, because you'll read all night." Lee Child, #1 Worldwide Bestselling author of 18 Jack Reacher thrillers 90+ Five Star Reviews! DUE JUSTICE and SURFACE TENSION BONUS! Author Conversation Where Florida is Murder and Justice Rules!
1779 Billy Brown Cometh the Man...
By William Bertram
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.
To Glory Arise
By Walter Jon Williams
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.
1809 Ben Brown Rite of Passage
By William Bertram
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 192,270. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
(5.00 from 1 review)
Anchored in the time of the Napoleonic wars, 'Ben Brown and the Rite of Passage' humorously looks at the progress of a teenager suddenly thrown into the dank, dark world of the Royal Navy during those fascinating times.
On the Edge of Darkness
By Anthony Molloy
Series: SPECIAL FORCE ORCA, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 100,860. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
(5.00 from 1 review)
Following an heroic part in the second battle of Narvik, Captain Barr puts his marines, his ship and a collection of captured enemy vessels to such good use that their exploits come to the notice of the Prime Minister, Churchill sees how neatly Barr's tactics dovetail with his own fledgling strategy of ‘butcher and bolt' orders the new unit, to carry out clandestine missions along the enemy coast.
The Voyage to Ruin
By H.L. Trombley
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 128,400. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2012 by Wicked Windlass Press. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
The age of piracy and war has become an age of peace. Airships soar the skies, and fellowship and amity flourish between nations. Captain Acheron Zeal of the Royal Navy longs for glory, adventure and promotion; his assignment, to hunt down and destroy a new pirate threat, seems a godsend, but how can a sailing vessel hope to capture an airship pirate?