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Trucking in English
By Carolyn Steele
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 106,090. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is the tale of what happens when a middle-aged mum from England decides to actually drive 18-wheelers across North America instead of just dreaming about it. She learns how to hit a moose correctly and how to be hijacked. She is almost arrested in Baltimore Docks and survives a terrifying winter tour of The Rockies. Nothing goes well, but that’s why there’s a book.
Don't Step on the Dirt
By Ryan Elson
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 100,090. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
When his sister announces she’s getting married in Indiana, Ryan, already unemployed, packs up his trusty car Clyde to make the journey. Never forgetting to tell the roadside cows his final destination, Ryan camps his way across the American West. Chocked full of hilarious anecdotes and amusing historical tales, Don't Step on the Dirt will change the way you take your next road trip.
Essays in Travel and Humor Vol. 2: Nomad
By C. Patrick Neagle
Series: Essays in Travel and Humor, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,410. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012 by Goblinbrook Press. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(5.00 from 1 review)
This second volume of author and photographer C. Patrick Neagle's series is bigger and better, containing 36 travel-sized essays and 30 photographs from around the globe (but mostly from Arabia, Asia, and the Mediterranean). Filled with humorous and sometimes thoughtful commentary, these essays may help you avoid moped gangs in Europe, dive for pearls in Bahrain, and ride elephants in Malaysia.
Traveling Alone - little bits of an unfinished trip
By Douglas Hannum
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 67,110. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Traveling Alone is a fascinating mosaic of travel adventures culled from a three-year, five-continent trip in over 50 countries ― sad, hilarious, frightening, bizarre and even romantic, but never boring. From composing love letters in Cairo and stalking crocodiles in the South American pampas to hitching rides through Rwandan refugee camps and spending time in a Bolivian prison, it's a wild ride.
Crete - A Notebook
By Richard Clark
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,740. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Crete - A Notebook is a series of snapshots of an island the British writer and journalist has grown to cherish. It is less of a travel guide and more of a traveling companion and is his second book about the Greek islands.
Walking with J
By Karsten Quarters
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 47,680. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Inspirational
A remarkable encounter becomes an unforgettable journey as a Travel Spirit joins Jesus Christ for a walk around the world.
Love Notes from Tunis: Part Five
By Tanner Brooks
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,490. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Love Notes from Tunis series is the true story of a young man's recent experience teaching American culture and politics at a Tunisian university, and the year's struggle for empathy and intimacy between clashing individuals, lovers and cultures. What emerges is a deeply personal account of understanding, friendship and romance between people chancing a crossroad of Islam and the West.
Return to India: an immigrant memoir
By Shoba Narayan
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 79,480. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
Return to India is a brilliant and powerful memoir about what it means to be an immigrant in a foreign country and what propels immigrants to return to their homeland. Following in the tradition of her first book, Monsoon Diary: a memoir with recipes, award-winning author, Shoba Narayan explores themes of family, culture and identity.
Snakeskins and Signposts
By Sher Vadinska
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,460. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Loaded down with dehydrated rice and beans and her hunger for freedom, Sher pedals 2,000 miles from Bellingham, WA, through the Cascade Mountains to southern OR and back. Strangers are friends, the smell of a forest ravages the senses, every caw from a crow is a sign, and home will never be the same again. Told with humor and candor, this tale keeps readers perched on handlebars leaning forward.
It's All About Lunch
By Anthony Craig
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 44,970. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
An entertaining, amusing and informative account of encountering France, Provence and the French way of life. The setting is Provence in, in the South of France, primarily in the department of Vaucluse, east of Avignon. The story is about an Irish born, American executive and his Canadian wife, and their adventures and characters they meet in moving to Provence and living a life long dream.
Tour Guide to the Wineries of the Santa Cruz Mountains
By Casey Dawes
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 50,680. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Wine
Discover the 70+ wineries of the Santa Cruz Mountains in California. Learn about the individual winemakers and their philosophies. Find Santa Cruz wineries that are off the beaten path.
Life is a Trip
By Judith Fein
Price: $8.69 USD. Words: 34,660. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
A highly entertaining guide to how cultural ad experiential travel will change your life.
margies test book
By Tonia Boterf
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 69,450. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
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Gary & Nuala's Guide to Las Vegas and Beyond
By Gary Archer
Price: $4.85 USD. Words: 34,780. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
An invaluable guide to Las Vegas and the surrounding area - wherever you’re travelling from, you can use this guide to make sure your holiday in the Las Vegas area is memorable, for all the right reasons. It just takes some inside knowledge and a little planning. Written by Gary Archer and Nuala O'Brien with first hand experience after many trips to Las Vegas.
Essays in Travel and Humor Vol. 1: Wanderer
By C. Patrick Neagle
Series: Essays in Travel and Humor, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,740. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2012 by Goblinbrook Press. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The first in a series of books collecting travel and humor pieces the author wrote for a fabulously well-regarded newspaper column ("fabulously well-regarded" by his two dozen readers, anyway) while teaching college-level English classes onboard US Navy ships. Thrill as he rides a camel! Gasp as he avoids immolation in a volcano (by not, y'know, falling in)! Be filled with the joy of travel!
Riding into The Sunrise - Recollections of a bicycle journey across Russia
By Gregory Yeoman
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 89,400. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(5.00 from 1 review)
In 1993 Russia was open for exploration. Gregory Yeoman and his expedition companions set off one Spring morning to traverse this great country by bike. Encounters with wild landscapes, wild people, crumbling hotels and Siberia’s two cheeses provided an extraordinary experience of a nation finding itself after 70 years of Communism and now held together by amazing hospitality and dodgy vodka.
Love Notes from Tunis: Part Four
By Tanner Brooks
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,450. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
The Love Notes from Tunis series is the true story of a young man's recent experience teaching American culture and politics at a Tunisian university, and the year's struggle for empathy and intimacy between clashing individuals, lovers and cultures. What emerges is a deeply personal account of understanding, friendship and romance between people chancing a crossroad of Islam and the West.
Loose Movement Part 1
By Steve Wheeler
Series: Loose Movement, Part 1. Price: Free! Words: 38,190. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Loose Movement Part 1 is a collection of short pieces.It includes travel writing, film and music reviews and short stories, most of which have been published online.
Follow these Writers...in Sussex
By Michael Rich
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,070. Language: British English. Published: August 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
This book takes you on a tour of seven towns and their surrounding areas in East and West Sussex with a detailed account of all the famous authors associated with them. It describes their works, lives, loves, deaths and, in some cases, where they are buried. With many photographs it gives walking directions round the towns and driving routes for the outlying areas. A must for any literary tourist.
The Americas North to South, Part 1: Mom! There's a Lion in the Toilet
By Lisa Anderson
Price: Free! Words: 21,160. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Nothing goes to plan in this modern day family adventure. As the Anderson's leave winter behind and explore the mysteries of the Lost City of the Inca, unbelievable tales are shared with classmates back home. Pack your suitcase, and come along for the ride in Part 1 of Mom! There's a Lion in the Toilet, based on the true-life extraordinary adventures of 6 Andersons 1 World.