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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.
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.
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...
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.
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.
The Wright Choices
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,510. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
The legacy of Richard Wright is little known. Born of personal experience, his works threw a harsh light on the continued struggles of African Americans in the first half of the twentieth century. Almost completely self-educated, he was a writer, thinker, and activist whose passion for the plight of his people never waned. His works continue to influence young minds to this day.
Dark Ops: An Anonymous Story
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 65,710. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » History, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Over a decade after Anonymous first appeared, it has grown from a small band of hacktivists to a Global Collective with organized National Cells in half the countries on Earth & 2.5 million dedicated participants worldwide. Dark Ops explores four years in the history of the global and viral meme of revolution called Anonymous, as it continues to battle the forces of evil bent on world domination.
Oh My God
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,900. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Kara is five years old when a strange message convinces her father he has been chosen by God as a prophet and the rest of his family as disciples.
With Love From God
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,720. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
Does cancer enhance courage? Or does it heighten the sense of humour? Can a life threatening illness strengthen bonds, create friendships or form a community? Lavanya Rajpal had been in remission from blood cancer (leukaemia) for ten years when in March 2013 then devastatingly, the diagnosis is made again.
Embracing the Sublime
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 87,000. Language: British English. Published: April 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
One man’s journey striving for the harmony that reigns when the all-conscious heart guides the cerebral conscious mind.
The Spy and His CIA Brat
Price: $14.95 USD. Words: 55,290. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
From Paris to Italy to Holland to Vietnam to Honduras and back to Italy, the author recites a tale of family love and bonding all while the covert affairs of his father, the CIA spy were run parallel to those of a domestic but very adventurous life.
Tightwads on the Loose
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 109,180. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Tightwads on the Loose features the exciting story of two vagabonds who explore far flung islands and civilizations for seven years aboard a 31-foot wooden sailboat. They live without what most would call "necessities" and discover that what matters most is a sense of humor.
A Tame Colonial Girl
Price: $3.65 USD. Words: 83,190. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This intimate diary of the author's life begins when she, a small girl born in England, travels to Kenya to join her parents who had arrived there overland via the Sahara Desert circa 1947/1948. The story is told with a deliberate honesty that demonstrates the integrity of the author and her desire to tell the world what it is really like to leave your native country how to live in a new world!
Rich, Thin and Happy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,730. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
“Rich, Thin and Happy” tells the story of Sharon Mitchell’s global journey of self-discovery, through which the secrets of health, wealth and wisdom unfolded before her. The answers for every woman are woven through this amazing story that takes place in some of the world’s most intriguing and exotic locations.