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The Lake War: Kinkaid with the Inland Fleet
By Michael Winston
Series: Jonathan Kinkaid, Book 6. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 61,890. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
This prequel takes us back to Kinkaid's first assignment as a Continental naval officer, when he is sent up to the New York woods to advise Arnold in the building and fighting of an inland fleet of gunboats to stop the British advance.
The Treasure Ship: Kinkaid and the Alliance
By Michael Winston
Series: Jonathan Kinkaid, Book 5. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 82,030. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
In this fifth volume of the series, our intrepid captain is given command of America's premier warship, one of the finest ships ever produced during the Revolutionary War, the large and powerful 40-gun frigate Alliance, her mission to deliver 100,000 Spanish milled dollars from the Caribbean port of Havana, Cuba to the coffers of Congress.
Tidings of Victory: Kinkaid in Europe
By Michael Winston
Series: Jonathan Kinkaid, Book 4. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 91,500. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
"Tidings of Victory: Kinkaid in Europe," is the fourth volume in the Jonathan Kinkaid nautical/historical fiction series, where our daring American Navy Captain and his seagoing patriots take the news of our great victory over the British at Saratoga to Benjamin Franklin in Paris.
Hazardous Duty: Kinkaid with the Northern Fleet
By Michael Winston
Series: Jonathan Kinkaid, Book 3. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 75,660. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
"Hazardous Duty: Kinkaid with the Northern Fleet" finds Kinkaid in command of the 18-gun sloop of war, Ranger, tasked with scouting duties for the Continental Fleet in this third volume of the Jonathan Kinkaid Series. Braving not only the foul and frigid weather of northern waters, Kinkaid must contend with an inexperienced crew, a badly leaking ship, and personality clashes among senior officers.
Uprising: Kinkaid in the West Indies
By Michael Winston
Series: Jonathan Kinkaid, Book 2. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 118,500. 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: 114,030. 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.
The Mermaids of the Darian Coast
By David Wesley Hill
Price: Free! Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
"The Mermaids of the Darian Coast" is a short story that takes place during the 1577-1580 circumnavigation of the world by Francis Drake. It is a companion piece to the author's critically acclaimed novel, At Drake's Command.
Beau--ootiful Soo--oop!
By Katie Penryn
Price: Free! Words: 13,860. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Bob Dukes, an inexperienced diplomat working for H.M.’s Britannic Government in the 60’s on the island of Mazita, is a newly single dad to his three children. He is tasked with organizing an official dinner to establish cordial relations with the different cultures. His inexperience and a reluctant first course make this a fun story for children and adults alike. Satirical undertones.
Rurik's Frozen Bones
By Jake Elliot
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,600. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Vikings, a boat, and a famous sea-monster--What more could anyone want? The short story, 'Rurik’s Frozen Bones' first appeared in, 'Fading Light, Anthology of the Monstrous,' edited by Tim Marquitz. This second edition is subtly different.
Stranded #3: Passion Fruit
By Elle Kyle
Series: Stranded, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,630. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Sarina and Brandt discover passion fruit on the island, which ignites a passion within themselves. But other new discoveries raise questions in Sarina’s mind about the possibility of rescue, as well as her relationship with Brandt. Will the potential dangers on the island make them stronger and bring them together...or tear them apart?
Caribbean Capers
By Dan Kelly
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 107,500. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Life can take some strange twists. This is a book about what happens to a chauffeur of luxurious yachts when his normally peaceful life at sea is shattered by modern day pirates and an old friend of his in the Coast Guard convinces him to become a member of a secret organization by the name of Sea Wasp to deal with the seafaring bandits, exchanging serenity for excitement and danger.
Literature Help: Mosquitoes
By Students' Academy
Series: Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 220 · A Quick Guide, Book 54. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,490. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
It is a satiric novel. “Mosquitoes” is William Faulkner’s second published novel. It is often said that the author wrote the novel while he was living in Paris, however, there is another opinion that he wrote the novel in Pascagoula, Mississippi in the summer of 1926. A unique writing style keeps readers amused throughout the novel.
Terra Incognita
By Antoine Cousot
Price: $1.69 USD. Words: 4,710. Language: French. Published: March 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
1492. Qui n'a jamais imagine partir sur un des navires de Christophe Colomb en partance pour les Indes? C'est ce le rêve devenu realite vecu par ce marin au long cours. Embarque malgre lui pour la plus incroyable aventure maritime, il va partager l'espoir et le doute d'un equipage mise a l'epreuve tout au long de la traversee tout en gardant le secret de la reussite de ce projet.
Les evades du Paradis
By Antoine Cousot
Price: $1.69 USD. Words: 3,770. Language: French. Published: March 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Peut-on s'évader du paradis? La question est tentante si l'on admet que ce paradis existe...Mais pour aller ou au fait? C'est une incroyable histoire que notre marin aventurier nous propose de suivre au gré de ses navigations entre rêve et réalite...
Le phare
By Antoine Cousot
Price: $1.69 USD. Words: 3,750. Language: French. Published: March 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Troisieme volet de la saga entre rêve et realite. Notre marin solitaire repart a l'aventure decouvrir le mystere du phare. Contre toute attente, la reponse viendra du ciel...
L'atomnium
By Antoine Cousot
Price: $1.69 USD. Words: 5,980. Language: French. Published: March 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Deuxieme volet d'une serie de nouvelles inedites où rêve et realite ne font qu'un. Parmi ceux qui ont toujours voulu sortir de la geographie, ce nouvel episode vous enmenera au-dela des oceans et des deserts de ce monde...là où le retour n'est pas garantie sans emotion!
L'iceberg
By Antoine Cousot
Price: Free! Words: 3,860. Language: French. Published: March 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
L'incroyable aventure d'un marin solitaire qui se joue des glaces dans l'arene des hautes latitudes. Entre rêve et realite, la navigation suit son cours...
Ce Dieppois qui fit trembler le Portugal
By Bruno Robert des Douets
Series: Normandie légendaire - histoires courtes, Book 26. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,040. Language: French. Published: March 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Au XVIe siècle, un simple armateur de Normandie s'est permis de déclarer la guerre au roi du Portugal. Pas moins ! Il assiégea Lisbonne et contraignit le souverain à demander grâce... et la médiation du roi François Ier.