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Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises
Detour To Tumortown by Rob Barbee
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,020. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
This memoir details Rob Barbee’s sudden transformation from tourist to patient, eight thousand miles from home. Rob and his wife are two days into a month-long cruise when their course is abruptly diverted—to the realm of cancer. This is an inspiring and astonishing story of human connections that transcend nationality, politics, and religion.
Pacific Voyage on a Chinese Junk by Tony Buxton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,320. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling
A young man leaves his career in pursuit of adventure, setting sail on a Chinese junk—but when the vessel fails on the open water, he learns the South Pacific is an unforgiving mistress.
A Trip To Alaska, The Last Arctic Frontier And The Land of The Glaciers by Kenneth Kee
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,840. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises
This book is about our trip to Alaska with mainly a pictorial narrative of parts of Alaska visited. We wanted to see Alaska, the land of glaciers and arctic ice, pure, raw, unforgiving in form where there are bears bigger than buffalos, national parks the size of nations, and glaciers bigger than other US states. We came to see Alaska before the glacier melted and heed ‘The Call of the Wild’.
C.R.U.I.S.E by JD Moorea
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 100,720. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
C.R.U.I.S.E is a mix of hilarious and captivating tales, of which you will never see as a passenger, but which crew know all too well, happen each and every day.
Sea's the Moment by Derek Conlon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,640. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2017 by Campionmedia Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises
'Sea's the Moment' - Pianoman Derek Conlon's real life story. He suffered Polonium 210 poisoning as an innocent bystander drinking from a cup in a West London hotel that killed ex-KGB chief Alexander Litvinenko. Derek spent the next decade working on top cruise ships and his tales from the high seas which are often comical, give an insight to life onboard and offshore.
How to Cruise Cheap! (Cheap Travel Series Volume 1) by Terrance Zepke
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,230. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises, Nonfiction » Travel » Budget
Learn everything you need to know to pick the right cruise for your needs and budget. Discover hidden costs, holiday cruises, important things no one tells you, adventure cruises, best destination, theme cruises, best cruise incentive, how to afford a luxury cruise, how to easily earn shipboard credit, the difference between river cruises and ocean cruises, and much more.
Sail Away - Everything You Need to Know About Working on Cruise Ships by Cody Beeler
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 30,750. Language: American English. Published: January 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
Have you ever wanted to get paid to travel? Sail Away is a complete guide to doing just that by working on cruise ships. This book is full of insider knowledge and behind the scene information that will tell you everything you want to know about working on a cruise ship. Stop dreaming of the beach, warm weather, and traveling the world and let Sail Away be your guide to a new job at sea.
Sail Away by Suzy Stewart Dubot
Price: Free! Words: 2,940. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises(4.00 from 3 reviews)
This true story is sister to 'Square Peg in a Round Hole.' Travelling to London, England in 1956 was an eye-opening experience for a little girl from Lima, Ohio. This true short story relates her perspective over a five day period while travelling on the RMS Queen Elizabeth with her mother and two younger brothers. The tale finishes with an ending you might not expect!
Ensenada Between the Storms by Kenn Brody
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,590. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing, Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises
A Cadenza Blue Water Sailing Experience from the ships log. Eleven days at sea beyond Cabo san Lucas.
The Floating Gourmet - How To Cook On The Move by Jean Wolfrum
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,470. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Gourmet, Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises
This is a travel/cook book describing a once in a lifetime cruising journey across the Atlantic ocean to Europe and back again. You will read about how to cook gourmet meals at sea in a galley kitchen. This is a close and personal adventure experiencing all the wonders and joys of life on a boat and the problems of breaking down both boat and people. Maybe make your own journey and eat gourmet.
Throughout All Manner Of Things by Jean Tyrrell
Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 73,390. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises
The three month trip around Britain was a mind blowing adventure for the Tyrrells. Sailing in unpredictable British waters was a constant challenge full of excitement, trepidation, beautiful scenery, industrial wastelands, a cupboard full of decent wine, fish and chips by the bucket load and a good cake in every port.
Panama Canal, Russia, and Danube River: Armchair Travel Series by Pauline Hager
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,250. Language: American English. Published: May 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises(1.00 from 1 review)
Join Pauline as she narrates an 18 day ocean cruise thru the Panama Canal, filled with excitement and adventure. Countries include Mexico, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Panama, Columbia, Jamaica and Grand Cayman Islands. A fascinating 13 day Russian River Cruise from Moscow to St. Petersburg, included 4 islands, and a 16 day historic Danube River Cruise from Romania to Germany.
Cruising with a Disabled Loved One by Joseph P. Badame
Price: Free! Words: 10,870. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises
A cruise can be a wonderful therapy for a spouse who becomes disabled, especially from a stroke. It can have many healing powers and be of great assistance to recovery. But, let’s not rush into it. Read this story before you embark on this adventure. Use it as a guide to inform and to determine if it is right for you and your spouse.
Cargo by Jack Sender
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,500. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises
This is slow travel, an Atlantic crossing the old way. No phone, internet, ice sculptures or dinner show with comic host. This is an account of what occurs when Jack convinces Meridith, instead of flying, to take a cargo ship home from Europe. It is a journey of nautical miles, knowledge and insight, good food, abiding friendship and transformation. Come aboard.
High Seas Drifter (Cruise Confidential 4) by Brian David Bruns
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110,720. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
The surprise ending to the Cruise Confidential series! An epic sail into the sunset. Romance. Discovery. Lawsuits. One fascinating year on the world's largest sailing vessel, plying the Mediterranean was the highlight of four years at sea - and the end. It wasn't the betrayal that bothered him so much, but the lawsuits.
Unsinkable Mister Brown (Cruise Confidential 3) by Brian David Bruns
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 123,510. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
USA Best Book Award winner, double Book of the Year Award nominee, and Paris Book Festival winner. From 3X Book of the Year winning author Brian David Bruns comes a true, hilarious, and surprisingly fiery international love affair across three continents and several seas. The full story of why troubled souls seek escape by working at sea.
Ship for Brains (Cruise Confidential 2) by Brian David Bruns
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 113,670. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Cruise ship crew have it hard. Cruise ship rock stars have it harder! In this hilarious sequel Bruns vividly describes his ship life highs and lows, misadventures, mis-flirtations and, through it all, his astute insights into human nature. "With a grand dose of humor and a good dose of memoir, Ship for Brains is a fine pick, not to be missed." - Midwest Book Review