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I Almost Died in the Grand Canyon
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Price: Free! Words: 2,040. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
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Originally written as a travel blog for Backpacker Magazine, this article is the exciting story about how the author faced a wildlife attack while hiking Bright Angel Trail in the Grand Canyon. Poignant and harrowing, a must read for adventurers and armchair adventurers alike.
Karamojo Bell
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Price: Free! Words: 1,520. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Walter "Karamojo" Bell spent half his life hunting in Africa, and made a fortune from the ivory trade.
I Was Attacked by a Shark
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Price: Free! Words: 930. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
This article was originally a blog post that was reprinted in Caribbean Travel + Life Magazine. It's a fun little article. Enjoy.
My Personal Journey of Discovery
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Series: Personal Journalism, Book 8. Price: Free! Words: 7,650. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013 by Discipleship Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
(5.00 from 1 review)
In 1960 my parents moved from Nairobi in Kenya to Cape Town, and I enrolled at the University of Cape Town, with Zoology and Botany being major subjects
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Price: Free! Words: 880. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
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Self-Publishing Experience and Tips for New Indie Authors
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Series: Personal Journalism, Book 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,160. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013 by Discipleship Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This book is a guide on how I got started with zero dollars and made a hundred dollars. The question is not ‘how long does it take’ but how did I started.
Terrorism Malala and Swat
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Price: Free! Words: 4,910. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
A book inside a true story of current army operation and th insurgency of taliban in the valley true stories of the people who faced a life threatening trauma of their lives . This book will change your entire perspective.
То,что Вы не должны делать ,чтобы стать писателем...
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Price: Free! Words: 8,220. Language: Russian. Published: January 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Пролог. Если когда-нибудь вы надумаете стать писателем, то не пропустите эти истории! Десять коротких историй о вещах ,происшедших со мной ,при попытке стать писателем.. «Это не роман,это сборник рассказов». То,что Вы не должны делать ,чтобы стать писателем....
Meet Amelia Earhart: An Illustrated Biography of Amelia Earhart. For Children 8 Years Old & Up.
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Series: Meet Famous People, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,150. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2013 by Living Plus Healthy Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography
Looking for an inspirational hero to introduce your children to? Amelia Earhart is surely a great choice! "Meet Amelia Earhart" was written for kids age 8 & up (Grade 3 & up). With colorful illustrations, this biography focuses on how Amelia Earhart shows us that seemingly unreachable “dreams” can be accomplished if you're willing to keep working hard until you reach whatever goal you have set.
The Road to Ramadan
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,880. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2012 by Ian C. Dawkins Moore. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
A young man of color, from Britain, journeys through West Africa in search of his identity. After many adventures he meets a young Ghanaian, who teaches him about Islam. Meeting his family he goes to live with his extended family in Kumasi and learns about the true values of the Moslem faith and his place in the world.
The Gorge
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Price: Free! Words: 18,790. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
This is the true story of a Venturing Crew's harrowing journey through Hellsgate Wilderness and down Tonto Gorge. Follow a well-meaning youth leader as he and his boys set off on a backpacking trip that quickly pushes them to their limits and ultimately forges a bond for life.
D-Wack's Last Ride: The Story of Derek Harr
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Price: Free! Words: 10,510. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
A short story about a short kid.
Remembrances
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
A collection of poems of emotional, pure poetry. I wrote these poems around two years ago and recently decided to revise them all. This is the result of some intense editing over the last months. Though the poems are fictional, that is they do not talk about real facts, they are based upon real experiences that did happen to me.
The Peking Legations - the Life and Times of George Clarke Musgrave
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Series: George Clarke Musgrave - a Victorian Adventurer, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 14,390. Language: British English. Published: June 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
Horror and brutality were no strangers to our author, but he had seen nothing like this. In the four short weeks of the campaign to relieve the Foreign Legations at Peking, military order was replaced by an orgy of looting, execution, rape, torture and murder, described as “an unfolding kaleidoscope of human behaviour more nightmarish and more brutal than any of us could have believed possible."
Bongo, Bongo, Bongo - Life in the Belgian Congo during the 1920's
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,190. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2013 by Bruce Alexander Kilgour. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
The adventurous spirit of the early European pioneers in Africa is faithfully captured through these descriptive memoirs. Photographs included. Here's something for those who like to take a trip down memory lane, especially when that lane is a jungle lane and you are surrounded by hundreds of bright, hungry eyes on a dark night. An African gem.
The Long Walk
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,560. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
(4.00 from 1 review)
George is nearly 70 years old. He is walking over 2,000 miles across the western U.S. to visit a dying friend. The author encounters George on an interstate highway and gives him a ride and a place to sleep for the night. The author learns the compelling story of George's life, marriage, loss of wife and child in an auto accident, and the great lesson of forgiveness that confronts all of us.
Something hit my brain and then bounced out
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Price: Free! Words: 9,050. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
something hit my brain and then bounced out
Long for Bread
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
This is a real life story told by my grandma, which is her memoir actually. She experienced years of terrible drought and starvation in southern Fars, Iran. She used to tell me her stories, her pains and anything happened to her during her 80-year life and it impressed me enough to gather and write the bitter part as a short book. She lost some of her children when they were starving.........
Wayfaring Traveler: Call to Adventure
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Series: The Wayfaring Traveler, Book 2. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 15,960. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Readers of Wayfaring Traveler, Whale Rider of the Tide, the first book in this series, have “pulled up a chair, and set awhile.” A cheery hey, and set ye down, if you’ve just arrived. You’ll find a hearth fire welcome here, stories of land, deep sea, deep space, and our humanity.
Buffalo Bill's Wild West
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You set the price! Words: 5,960. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
From the Autobiography and Monologue of the Honorable William F. Cody, aka. Buffalo Bill and his amazing Wild West Show comes this great story of the true life adventures of buffalo bill, See how he grow up and experience one of his wild west shows first hand.