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SIERRA TWO: A Navy SEAL's Odyssey in War and Peace
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 61,690. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2018 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Former Navy SEAL and lifelong adventurer Marc Lonergan-Hertel thinks his latest mission is to be a sniper in the jungles of South America—but he finds that’s merely a stepping-stone to his true purpose in life: protecting the vulnerable people he encounters when operating alone and in dangerous places.
Not Another Danger Boy: The Prequel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,930. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family activities
Book four in a series of autobiographical short stories based on life-changing events: working a movie shoot, being thrown out on the streets of New York, surviving numerous parties. You know; the dramatic stuff!
Wild Genesis - A True Story Of Adventure, Friends Lost, And Maturity Found
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 143,060. Language: American English. Published: March 23, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
Via phone and U.S. mail, we had arranged to buy five horses for $1,600... Reality came to the fore as we now had our means to traverse the highlands and forests. Tomorrow morning, we will go forward into the past, and I will get the chance to partake in my genesis in the wild.
Abraham Eisenman: Un Hombre de Hierro
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,940. Language: Spanish. Published: March 21, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
"Abraham Eisenman: Un Hombre de Hierro", es la historia de un judío cuya infancia fue destruida por la barbarie nazi. Sobrevivió la guerra y el destino le llevó a recorrer el mundo y ser protagonista de momentos históricos. Hoy a sus 85 años desnuda su alma para contarnos sobre los golpes más duros que recibió y cómo logró superarlos. Es un relato honesto y conmovedor que cautiva e impacta.
Una aventura en el mundo de la cocina
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,130. Language: Spanish. Published: March 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Situaciones y experiencias en el apasionante mundo de la cocina a través de un recorrido por diferentes ciudades europeas. Una perspectiva personal y desde dentro.
The Flight of the Arctic Tern
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 124,170. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2018 by Epicenter Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
The Flight of the Arctic Tern, first published in 1952, chronicles the travels and adventures of husband and wife Constance and Harmon Helmericks. Beginning in Connecticut, then flying across Canada to the north of Alaska in a Cessna 140, the couple begin a lifelong pioneering adventure of living simply in the wilds of Alaska.
Opening up Hidden Burma: Journeys With - And Without - Author Dr Bob Percival
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,140. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 28, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
A unique anthology of insightful and quirky travel tales from enigmatic Myanmar (formerly known as Burma) spliced with heartfelt biography and loving reminiscences about Australian author, walking guide and Burmaphile Dr Bob Percival. "Above all else", writes Lucas Stewart, "this book poignantly reminds us all that even in the silent corners of the world, there are lives worth remembering."
The Horseman
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 28,580. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Ray Taylor was a truck driver for 20 years before taking up racehorse training. He went on to become one of the most respected and successful trainers in South Australia, training hundreds of winners who did most of their training along the beach.
Die To Live: To the Edge of Heaven and Back
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,680. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Three life-threatening illnesses. Three glimpses of Heaven. Three times she had to come back. Based on the true story of Virginia Isbell’s journeys to the edge of eternity, DIE TO LIVE explores the controversial world of out-of-body experiences. Following her early years and the people that influenced Virginia, this is a fascinating memoir of coming to terms with life…and death.
Elon Musk
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 150,670. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Automotive
Elon Musk shares the story of his life and dreams. One of the world's most successful and daring entrepreneurs, who is not only trying to redefine transportation on earth and in space, but is also on the forefront of moving humanity towards a sustainable future. Learn about the history of Tesla, SpaceX, SolarCity, PayPal and more...
Observations of a Drifter; Vol II
You set the price! Words: 27,360. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
For years, I have traveled; Going from town to town, city to city, primarily by way of foot. Walking different shoes and embedding myself amongst different cultures and groups. Observing and recording the world around me and how my mind functioned and reacted within that world. This book contains the stories and observations garnered along the way. www.DrifterJournal.com
Dreamer of the Day: A story of Love, Sailing and Adventure
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 76,070. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2018 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing
Losing two yachts, the first off the coast of Africa and the second on a reef in New Guinea, would be enough for anyone, but not John and Jan Nicholls. They recovered to live the dream – building four sailing catamarans, chartering on Sydney harbour, and finishing by building a luxury lodge in Queensland.
Across the Big Blue Sea: Good Intentions and Hard Lessons in an Italian Refugee Home
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 76,570. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships  » Sex and culture
"Riveting and funny... an important and illuminating book! Katja Meier brings a fresh and critical perspective to the complex issues surrounding the immigrant flows in and out of Italy. What unfolds in her quaint Tuscan village can teach us larger lessons about how to welcome new people into our communities." - Angela Ledgerwood, The Lit Up Show host and Esquire book editor
Borders, Bandits, and Baby Wipes: A Big Adventure in a Tiny Car
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 88,860. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2018 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Bassam Tarazi scaled Mt. Kilimanjaro, trekked to Everest, navigated New Zealand’s Grand Traverse, and hiked in Patagonia—but it wasn’t enough.
Sarah: A Love Story
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,040. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
In Sarah: A Love Story, Peter Steele tells the story, in letters to his good friend Robert, of the last year of his wife Sarah’s life. While both Peter and Sarah knew the end was near, neither one allowed this knowledge to prevent them from living as fully and joyfully as possible.
Running Water : A thirst quenching 2,960 mile solo run across America
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 57,120. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A young man sets out on a 2,960 miles across america with nothing but a baby jogger full of gear and the open road ahead. Running Water is an inspiring read for runners and non runners alike. Full of humor and wild adventure you will likely not put this book down until he reaches the Atlantic!
Down the Wild River North
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 119,830. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2017 by Epicenter Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
In suburban Arizona, 1964, Connie Helmericks announced to her two daughters, 12-year-old Ann and 14-year-old Jean, "We're going to make a canoe expedition to the Arctic Ocean." And for two successive summers, that's exactly what they did. Down the Wild River North is the vividly told story of their adventures in the remote northern reaches of Canada and the Arctic.
Off the Beaten Trail: A Young Man's Soul-Searching Journey Through Central America
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 92,070. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Off the Beaten Trail is a coming-of-age story that illuminates what is possible if we dare to follow our hearts and heed our intuition. This captivating memoir will not only entertain and inspire, but also motivate you to pursue the life that calls out to you. With raw honesty and compelling insight, Heilbrunn explores what happens when we take a leap of faith in pursuit of our dreams.
It Took Me a Lifetime to Be Twenty
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 98,740. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Luciano Roccia. A man of many talents. Doctor, smuggler, soldier, lover, sailor, surgeon, game keeper and pioneer of acupuncture in the western world. A life of women, adventures and surgery. You will not be able to put this book down.
Denali Ranger: A Life of Drama and Adventure on America's Tallest Peak
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 82,230. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2017 by Epicenter Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering
Roger Robinson has been Denali mountaineering for over forty years and has worked as a ranger for most of this time. Robinson has climbed Denali, at 20,310 feet, numerous times, leading patrols and rescues on the mountain and experiencing a series of adventures on one of the best-known and formidable mountains in the world, a mountain that for many is the symbol of Alaska, the 49th state.

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