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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: Free! Words: 15,030. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013 by Discipleship Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The Author's Experience is my indie author's story. I write books because I have something to share with readers. There are many challenges to face as an Indie Author. If you are one, I guess you already encounter some in your writing career. This book tells the story of how I got started with my Indie Author's job. It is the story of an Indie Author from South Sudan.
То,что Вы не должны делать ,чтобы стать писателем... by Francisco Angulo
Price: Free! 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....
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.
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.
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: $2.99 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
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Screenplays » Biographical
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.........
The Long Walk by Brent Searle
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,560. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration(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.
Ho Chi Minh Biography - The Secrets of His Life During The Vietnam War by Chris Diamond
Series: Biography Series. Price: $3.17 USD. Words: 4,410. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » History » Military
Who's Ho Chi Minh? He was a great leader who brought the Vietnam's independence from the French colonists. This book is going to show you in action how he handled tough situations and what decisions he made to become a great leader so many people admire today...
Unexpected Wilderness Rescues on Mt Katahdin and the Loyalsock Trail by White Wolf Von Atzingen
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,940. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Here are two true tales of heroic wilderness rescues by White Wolf Von Atzingen. Learn how he aided in the airlifting of his friend off of Mt Katahdin's knife edge ridge after a knee injury. Also, find out in detail how he saved someone from stage 3 hypothermia at night in the woods in the middle of a rainstorm. These are just two of the many heroic adventures from White Wolf's life.