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I Almost Died in the Grand Canyon by Ryan Barlow
Price: Free! Words: 2,040. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers(4.00 from 1 review)
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.
I Was Attacked by a Shark by Ryan Barlow
Price: Free! Words: 930. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers(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 by Dr Michael Jarvis
Series: Journalism, Book 8. Price: Free! Words: 7,650. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013 by Discipleship Press. Categories: 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
The Author's Experience by John Monyjok Maluth
Series: Journalism, Book 9. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,960. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013 by Discipleship Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The Author's Experience, is the indie author's story. He writes books because he has something to share with readers. There are many challenges to face as an Indie Author. If you are one, you have already encountered some in your writing career. This book tells the story of how the author got started with his Indie Author's job. It's the story of an Indie Author from South Sudan.
Terrorism Malala and Swat by Sharan Khan
Price: Free! Words: 4,910. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2013. Categories: 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... by Francisco Angulo
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 8,220. Language: Russian. Published: January 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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....
The Gorge by Aaron Blaylock
Price: Free! Words: 18,790. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
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.
Rooftop Horror by Mike Bozart
Price: Free! Words: 1,540. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Hoaxes & deceptions, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
The mysterious 2013 death in Los Angeles of the Chinese Canadian female, Elisa Lam, is revisited in this 1500-word short story. Possible theories are floated (and sunk). Another one in the Psecret Psociety pshort pstory pseries.
The Peking Legations - the Life and Times of George Clarke Musgrave by Adrian Musgrave
Series: George Clarke Musgrave - a Victorian Adventurer, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 14,390. Language: British English. Published: June 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
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."
Meet Amelia Earhart: An Illustrated Biography of Amelia Earhart. For Children 8 Years Old & Up. by Jeanette Donaldson
Series: Meet Famous People, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,150. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2013 by Living Plus Healthy Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
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 by Ian C. Dawkins Moore
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,880. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2012 by Ian C. Dawkins Moore. Categories: 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.
Remembrances by David Olivan Malagon
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
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.
Bongo, Bongo, Bongo - Life in the Belgian Congo during the 1920's by Vera E. Renaud
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,190. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2013 by Bruce Alexander Kilgour. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
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.
Long Hunger: The Sea Share by Ebrahim Abedi Sargahi
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » History » Family history
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.........
Mayuco - Un Migrante Afortunado by Adolfo Sagastume
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,430. Language: Spanish. Published: July 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Mayuco es un migrante afortunado. Tuvo la oportunidad de legalizar su estancia en los Estados Unidos gracias a una ley emitida en 1987. Este relato es un tributo ofrecido a su excelente manera de ser, su sinceridad y sus buenas intenciones que lo destacan como una persona ejemplar. El libro está escrito en un lenguaje sencillo y fácil de comprender por toda la familia.
Pilgrimage 朝圣之旅 by Mony Dojeiji & Alberto Agraso
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 3,370. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: July 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
This is the Mandarin edition of WALKING FOR PEACE, AN INNER JOURNEY. 朝圣之旅》是一本真实的传记，记录了作者莫妮·多吉和她的丈夫阿尔贝托·阿格拉索历时13个月，徒步穿越13个国家，跨越欧洲大陆去朝圣，在路上寻找自己心灵答案的经历。 她曾订过为期一年的不定期机桑，起点是埃及。她曾晚上爬上金字塔，白天骑着骆驼穿越沙漠。她曾在卡帕多西亚的洞穴里沉思，在伊斯坦布尔跨越欧洲和亚洲。她曾在地中海的沙滩上游荡，听大自然低声诉说它们的秘密，展现它们美丽的瞬间。但只有这场始于罗马的朝圣之旅，让她找到了内心的和平，以及，遇见她一生的伴侣--阿尔贝托。在这长达13个月的徒步旅行中，他们经历了烈日、酷寒、饥饿、疲惫与创伤，他们经历了至亲去世、朋友争执、世人的不理解，他们经历了迷茫、恐惧、悲伤......