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Dave (A True Story) by Daniel Nyberg
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,300. Language: British English. Published: September 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
'Dave (A True Story) refers to a most interesting experience Elizabeth and I incurred recently. It is the story of human kindness and generosity without restriction or condition that we received from a total stranger.That stranger was a first nation Piikani gentleman who works at the UNESCO World Heritage Site 'Head Smashed in Buffalo Jump' near Fort MacLeod, Southern Alberta, Canada.
Three Men Up A Mountain by John Furniss
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 34,630. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2016 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
John Furniss and his friends took every opportunity to escape from their work and studies and go climbing together, first in England, Wales and Scotland and later tackling the more challenging peaks of the Austrian and German Alps. Adding the vertical metres together, they scaled more than 13 times the height of Mount Everest.
Confessions Of An Emotional Shipwreck by James Bridgwater
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,300. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Fiction » Adventure » General
Confessions of an Emotional Shipwreck provides us with an incredibly personal and touching account of James Bridgwater’s life, from a shocking childhood tragedy to humorous accounts of his time at boarding school and on throughout his adult life.
No Turning Back by Michael Wood
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 68,090. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2016 by Acrodile Publishing Ltd. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Sir. Dr. Michael Wood is the founder of AMREF Health Africa and AMREF Flying Doctors
In Hemingway's Room by Christopher Heard
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,270. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2016 by Fountain Blue Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
In Hemingway's Room is not a literary overview of Hemingway's work nor is it a definitive biographical study, it is a collection of stories about one of the most adventurous hotel lovers the world has ever known gathered by a fellow hotel lover who could never get enough of Hemingway hotel stories when he heard them.
HOMEWARD BOUND by Bill van Bommel
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 100,470. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
I had to dig out 40 years’ worth of sailing logs and numerous notes on the life I have lived and the places I have seen. I then began to appreciate what a privileged life I have been given.
Pilgrimage 朝圣之旅 by Mony Dojeiji
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 3,360. 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......
From Bastard To Believer by Ronald Dunham
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 92,290. Language: American English. Published: June 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Biographies
The story of growing up in the 1950's and 1960's, coming to terms with one's sexuality and reconciling that sexuality to a true belief in God and what that means to me as a Christian. It is also the story of a personal journey toward that reconciliation and the trials and pitfalls I have had to go through to get to that place in my life.
Firebrand by Aaron Barnhart
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,010. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2016 by Quindaro Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
1848. The Bondi family is leaving for a better life in America. But 15-year-old Anschl doesn’t want to go. He’s found his life’s purpose in Vienna, fighting on the barricades against a tyrant king. But Anschl is about to confront an even more monstrous evil in his adopted land — slavery — and the fight will take him to Kansas and the army of the notorious John Brown. Based on a true story.
Peter Thiel: Players, Companies, Life by rbyrnereilly
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 10,680. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Investigative journalist Richard Byrne Reilly has published the first biography of Peter Thiel, the controversial billionaire and contrarian behind some of the world's most powerful and disruptive technology companies. "Peter Thiel: Players, Companies, Life," is an unauthorized microbiography that gives the reader a glimpse into the complex mind behind one of the co-founders of PayPal.
Bruce Lee: His Life and Tips for Success by J.D. Rockefeller
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,960. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Bruce Lee's journey was one of a kind, so we decided to have a closer look to this phenomenal man. This book will reveal some of the best rules Bruce Lee had to follow to achieve success. Hope that this rules can also help you find your way towards tremendous success.
Wilderness Life DIY: A City Family Bumbles Towards Self-Sufficiency by Blythe Tait
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,100. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Can a clueless city couple learn to build a house in the wilderness completely by themselves? What is life like on 525 watts of power? When is the right time to change a toilet bucket? The answers to these questions and more are in 'Wilderness Life DIY', the tale of a city family who leaves a comfortable city existence to make a home in the Australian Tasmanian wilderness.
Inside: One Woman's Journey Through the Inside Passage by Susan Marie Conrad
Price: $12.95 USD. Words: 88,200. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2016 by Epicenter Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Kayaking
In Spring 2010, with her world scaled down to an 18-foot sea kayak and the 1,200 mile ribbon of water called the Inside Passage, Susan Conrad launched a journey that took her north to Alaska. On the way, she forged friendships, lived her dream, and discovered the depths of her own strength and courage.
Chaloklum, The Village of No Last Names by Patrick Ashtre
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 99,180. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2016 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Chaloklum, The Village of No Last Names is about taking a chance. It’s a love story and shows how one can’t help but be influenced by Buddhism, whether or not you’re a follower, while you’re living in its cradle. It’s a tale about finding a home that came in the form of a fishing village on an island in the Gulf of Thailand.
How to Be Rich, Thin and Happy by Sharon Mitchell
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,960. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
“How to Be 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.
John Mullan: Soldier, Explorer, Road Builder by Stewart Nash
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 96,320. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2016 by Stewart Nash. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Captain John Mullan is one of the unsung heroes of the American northwest. At a time when the Union was coming unglued, Capt. Mullan lead a team of engineers and road-builders through the Cascade and upper Rocky Mountains to form the first system of roads. The groundwork he laid later became the U.S. highway system and even part of Interstate 90.
The Life and Style of Sir Richard Branson by J.D. Rockefeller
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 10,390. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business and entrepreneurship
Do you want to know more about the life of Richard Branson? Do you want to know where he was born and about his family? Do you want to know how he started his life as an entrepreneur and how he made it to the Forbes list of billionaires? Continue reading and you will find all your answers right here.
Vasco De Nunez Balboa by Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,440. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / Europe
Vasco De Nunez Balboa journeyed to Santa Maria del Darien in a cask on board one of Francisco de Enciso's ships. Balboa was merely a deck hand after he revealed himself to a most surprised captain. It is lucky for Vasco De Nunez that he wasn't left by Enciso on a desert island. Balboa made it to Darien and became a favorite of the crew. Following an insurrection he rose to lead what is now Panama.
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