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Desert Soliloquy
Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 97,600. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Starting in year 2000, I spent 29 months living alone in a cave in the desolate wilderness of the Avawatz Mountain Range (which borders the southeast side of Death Valley). This is my memoir about that time period.
Ship of Dreams
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,680. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
"'Lucky is the man who is obsessed with the sea, and the one who builds a craft worthy of her greatest challenge.' This book might be the closest thing to accomplishing both, whether you sail or not." --Corinne Joy Brown, bestselling author of "Hidden Star", winner of the New Mexico/Arizona book award, historical fiction.
Cowboys Don’t Fly
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 90,250. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Adventures in African Aviation. In the colonial era, John Steed starts life in Kenya as a soldier and businessman. Learning to fly on jets in the RAF, he return to Africa and has many escapades including deportation from Uganda. Later, in Rhodesia, he becomes an aviation entrepreneur, TV presenter and wartime bush pilot. Air translocation of a rare Black Rhino ends this entertaining memoir.
Escape from Dubai
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 119,520. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Escape from Dubai is the true story of Herve Jaubert who was offered a lifetime opportunity in the Emirate of Dubai, unbeknownst it was under false pretense, he then found himself the scapegoat for the incompetent and corrupt government officials, trapped with no passport, victim of betrayal, threatened to be tortured and blackmailed by the highest executives of Dubai Government.
Senza Copione
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 108,230. Language: Italian. Published: August 3, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Al Cliver, Pierluigi, ‘er Biondo’. Tante vite vissute contemporaneamente. Un’educazione rigidissima, un’infanzia da vagabondo, sballottato da un collegio all’altro, fino alla fuga, precocissima, verso la liberta. Sullo sfondo, il mondo che attraversa gli stravolgimenti culturali e sociali degli anni 70 e 80. La scoperta di essere’’ bello’’ e tra le tante avventure l’incontro con il cinema.
The Altai Chronicles: Tablets of Light
Series: The Altai Chronicles. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,090. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
In a dream, Carol Hiltner was called to the sacred mountains of Altai—in remotest Siberia. Her task, she was told, was to open an interdimensional door and to translate Tablets of Light as a gift for all humanity. Her search took her far beyond those physical mountains, deep into the wildernesses of her own soul.
TWELVE YEARS A SLAVE
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 42,350. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Law » Property
Northup's diary was balanced and conveyed as the 1984 television film Solomon Northup's Odyssey and the 2013 component film 12 Years a Slave. The last won three Institute Honors, including Best Picture, at the 86th Foundation Honors
Memoirs From The Road To Everywhere Vol II Wild Boys and Girls Of The Road
Series: Memoirs From The Road To Everywhere Vol I The Road To Rock n Roll. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 113,620. Language: American English. Published: July 18, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Vol II Author Sebastian Jaymes Trilogy about the adventures he finds as he works his way around the world "on someone else's dime" in the entertainment industry.
Without Script
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 123,840. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
(5.00 from 1 review)
Al Cliver aka Pierluigi aka Biondo, encases several lifetimes into one. His coming of age via a vagabond childhood, tossed from one boarding school to another, then an early escape to freedom. In the background, the cultural and social upheavals of the 70's and 80's.The discovery of being '' beautiful '' and his numerous adventures in the world of Italian cinema. A glimpse into an incredible life
A Last Survivor of the Orphan Trains, A Memoir
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 114,470. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2018 by Orphan Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Homeless at age four, he found an extraordinary path through nine decades of U.S. history.
Damaged Souls The Exploitation of Society’s Most Vulnerable
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,890. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Phillip McGraw of the Dr. Phil show defines psychopaths, sociopaths and other bad characters as BAITERs, an acronym for Backstabbers/Abusers/Imposters/Takers/Exploiters/Reckless people. However, despite his contempt for such people, McGraw has at one time or another exhibited many of their characteristics.
Regsdraaie: Allegaartjies van my reis in Suider Afrika
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 50,840. Language: Afrikaans. Published: June 7, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Hierdie is letterlik n nege maande reis van digby 40 000 kilometer van regtige regsdraaie op die regte oomblikke deur Suider Afrika.
Where to Next?
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,070. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Where to Next? is a memoir that will take you on a journey that starts in France and goes through Norway, the United States, the United Kingdom, China and finally Australia. It is filled with challenging experiences, fundamental lessons and unforgettable encounters. Written in short and witty snippets, it will captivate you and leave you to wonder where or what ‘home’ actually means to you.
The Incredible Little Man
Price: $9.80 USD. Words: 45,200. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
A Very Real, and Mature True Story for the youth and family. With more violence than Old Yeller & the feelings of the Lassie series.
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.
Un-Broken, To Hell and Back
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 71,570. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Urban
A 5-year old, weak and insecure on the streets of D.C. enters The School of Hard Knocks. There he learns to trust no one, except the truth and pain, need and rejection. Submerged deep in the darkness of sorrow he thinks himself to be the Anti-Christ. Later he matures and graduates to The School of Excellence where he earns a Ph.D. in trying and failing.
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.
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.

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