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Just One Cornetto: London to Sicily in a Small Motorhome
By Keith Mashiter
Price: $4.75 USD. Words: 113,050. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Just one Cornetto is the delightful story of Keith and his wife Gail’s six-month, 11,000-kilometre winter journey round Italy including Sicily and his addiction to cream or chocolate filled cornetti. Who can resist encounters with Tony Blair’s friend; a ninety-year old boar hunter; or a local trying to get planning permission and being offered ‘help’ by a well-known organisation?
Allano's Travels in Mexico and Guatemala
By Allan Taylor
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,580. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Where to go and what to do in Mexico and Central America is explained by travel writer Allano from Australia. The budget traveler and backpacker will find this travel guide helpful. Armchair and senior travelers will be inspired to visit Latin America whilst they are still sprightly.
I Speak of Ghana
By Nana Awere Damoah
Series: Ghanaman Musings, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,870. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(5.00 from 1 review)
I Speak of Ghana is an honest journey of deft oration replete with the sounds, smells, sights, frustrations, triumphs and the mundane – everything that makes the Ghanaian experience finds its way into this book. Nana Awere Damoah performs an insightful examination of the heart of the matter. Narrated with humor, the book is Nana’s eloquence at its best.
Mongolia: Travels in An Untamed Land
By Jasper Becker
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 134,870. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
For seventy years Mongolia was all but closed to the west - a forbidden country, shrouded in darkness. Jasper Becker had long dreamed of exploring the sweeping land that lay just beyond China’s Great Wall and when communism disintegrated, he finally did. Setting out from Kublai Khan’s capital, Beijing, Becker was one of the first westerners to cross the border tracing the course of Yellow River.
Alaska Bound and Gagged
By Joei Carlton Hossack
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 61,830. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Author Joei Carlton Hossack drives (and camps) solo from Sarasota, Florida to Alaska
The Turquoise Coast
By Joei Carlton Hossack
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 26,610. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Author Joei Carlton Hossack returns to Turkey to write a second book about her adventures. What was she thinking!
My Life in Ruins
By Joei Carlton Hossack
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 25,160. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Author Joei Carlton Hossack spends one summer working on three archaeological digs in England.
Reports from the Road ~ Solo around Britain
By Fabienne Wolf
Series: Solo Travel Chronicles, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,540. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
REPORTS from the ROAD describes a former teacher’s low-key and low-cost quest for liberation from the constraints of the timetable. Setting out solo and without plans or pre-bookings, she follows the winding road along the Welsh coast and across the Scottish Highlands, finding inspiration, peace, joy and beauty on the way, and writing a day-by-day account of two months of active freedom.
Stuck in Greece
By Joei Carlton Hossack
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,010. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Paul and author Joei Carlton Hossack were traveling on the Greek Island of Crete when the Gulf War broke out.
Morocco - Without a Pit to Hiss In
By Joei Carlton Hossack
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,850. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Author Joei Carlton Hossack and her husband Paul find excitement (and danger) in traveling through Morocco.
Another Name for Paradise: A Journey through the History and Nature of Northern Colorado
By James Hess
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,950. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
For more than 10,000 years the foothills and mountains of Northern Colorado have been home to many people. Despite floods and fire, drought and disease, people continue to call this place home. Through a first-person narrative, writer Jim Hess comes to understand his place in this place.
Tales of Iceland -or- Running with the Huldufólk in the Permanent Daylight
By Stephen Markley
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 54,130. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013 by Matthew Trinetti. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
7 years after hearing Quentin Tarantino describe his trip to Iceland as “Supermodels working at McDonald’s,” American author Stephen Markley embarked on his own trip to Iceland with two friends, and adventure ensued. Tales of Iceland is the fastest, funniest memoir of an American experience in Iceland and required reading for anyone wishing to visit this strange, beautiful, & remarkable country.
O Come Ye Back to Ireland
By Christine Breen
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 70,800. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013 by Kiltumper Books. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
A young American-Irish couple gives up New York to take up farming in the west of Ireland, and finds what has been a part of them since before they were born. “Written from the heart.” Keith Henderson, The Christian Science Monitor “Perceptive and balanced and altogether delightful.” Maura Boland, Chicago Tribune “A joy to read.” Patrick Campbell, Irish Echo
Jousting with Windmills - A Journey into the Heart of Spain
By Mark Colenutt
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 114,310. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Without a word of Spanish to his name, Mark was perfectly prepared to leave home behind and begin life in Spain teaching English. Under his arm was a copy of Don Quixote, which acted as his indirect guide to the nation's psyche. His ambition was to learn the language, travel the country, unlock Cervantes' novel and add to his outlook on life. What he hadn't counted on was precisely what happened.
One Thing Leads To Another
By Keith Kellett
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 39,620. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(4.00 from 1 review)
A humorous collection of facts, trivia and urban myth following a sometimes vague and tenuous trail, which leads us all over the world.
Slightly India -reisebrev fra Goa
By Trond Skundberg
Price: $16.00 USD. Words: 40,740. Language: Norwegian (Bokmål). Published: August 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Når 4 nordmenn skal etablere seg i India, står selvsagt opplevelsene i kø. Gjennom humoristiske reisebrev skildres familiens hverdagslige utfordringer og møter med både to- og firebeinte tøysekopper. E-boken er basert på reisebrev som ble skrevet underveis i vårt år i Goa, India. Du er herved invitert med på vårt eventyr.
Boxed Set Volume 2
By Matt Owens Rees
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 108,270. Language: British English. Published: July 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
"Thailand Take 2" is a no holds barred exposé of Thais and Thailand, presented through the words and actions of real Thais. These ordinary Thais show how Thailand’s culture is so different from that of the West."Escape to Thailand" is an account of an English expat’s move to Thailand and his early days here, a “fly on the wall” experience for the reader. Seeing what the average tourist never sees.
Boxed Set Volume 1
By Matt Owens Rees
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,900. Language: British English. Published: July 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
“A Thailand Diary” is a candid look at Thais and Thailand in a light and readable diary format and holds back no punches. Get ready for some surprises when you read it. "Escape to Thailand” is an account of an English expat’s move to Thailand and his early days here. With many glimpses into the lives of ordinary Thais, the biography becomes a “fly on the wall” experience for the reader. Seeing wha
Heading South: Tales from the RV Trail
By Florence Heckel Russell
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,350. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2013 by Rambling Star Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Camping and RVing
To escape Cleveland’s winter, former reporter Florence Heckel Russell and her husband head South in their new RV. When they return after spending months together in a 23-by-8 foot space, they are, miraculously, still married. From Mammoth Cave to Carlsbad Caverns, the couple adjusts to close-quarter living as they stumble through adventures: fun, frustrating and at times downright scary.
Leaving Moose Jaw
By Taylor Lambert
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 93,440. Language: Canadian English. Published: July 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
The second book by Taylor Lambert takes the reader on a wild ride across the Indian subcontinent with no plan, plenty of whisky, and a journalist's sharp eye. Spanning five months and thousands of kilometres, this is India as seen through the eyes of an itinerant, itchy-footed journalist who just wanted to get out of Moose Jaw.