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The Boy Who Was Afraid of the World
By Jamie Bowlby-Whiting
Price: $8.50 USD. Words: 114,350. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
A True Story of Fear of Hitchhiking: As a child who suffered from crippling and irrational fears, Jamie was not the typical candidate to start hitchhiking alone through Europe. Yet at the age of 25, tired of a mundane life involving routines and comfort, he gave up everything and put his trust in the goodness of strangers. This is a story of real life, and sometimes real life is big and scary.
100,000 BMW Prayer Miles
By Timothy Lindstrom
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,340. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Motorcycles
100,000 miles on a Sport BMW motorcycle? And you are riding that kind of miles in 5 years? Most of the time alone? Follow along as I give Praise and worship to Jesus Christ my savior and LORD as I ride or repair one BMW K1100RS.
The Bicycle Diaries
By David Kroodsma
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 129,880. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Researcher David Kroodsma traveled across North and South America by bicycle, giving talks about climate change and learning what the issue means for the regions he visited. These experiences transformed and personalized his understanding of climate change, and in The Bicycle Diaries, Kroodsma shares these unexpected insights through a gripping travel narrative.
A Warm Sea - Dreaming of Sailing and Making It Happen: Tales of our cruising life in the Mediterranean
By Ben Ho
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 86,490. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
This is the whimsical story of a couple who left their comfortable suburban life and embarked on a journey of exploration and self-discovery by living on board their sailboat and cruising the Mediterranean. It is about the challenges and delights of the cruising life, the cultures and histories from the Middle East to the Tuscan Islands, the friendly people they met, and the irresistible cuisines.
Off the Couch and Out the Door: Finding Meaning in Midlife, One Adventure at a Time
By Bob Foulkes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,790. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
In Off the Couch and Out the Door, Bob Foulkes shares two decades of personal adventures that helped transform a midlife crisis into a midlife breakthrough. From marathons and triathlons to trekking and adventures of the heart and soul, Bob’s quests take us from beautiful locales in his own backyard to exotic destinations as far-flung as Morocco, India, Kuwait, Ukraine and more.
Borderless Collie
By Tamsin Morris
Price: $9.50 USD. Words: 96,170. Language: British English. Published: January 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Borderless Collie is one dog's grown up gap year - a true story of adventures around Europe in a VW camper van. He wasn't driving. Obviously.
The InterNations Expat Guide to the UK
By InterNations Editorial Office
Series: The InterNations Expat Guide, Book 4. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 60,240. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The InterNations Expat Guide series is your window into the world’s most exciting and vibrant expat hotspots! The books offer detailed insights into all aspects relating to the daily lives of expats: be it the administrative steps before departure, the housing and job search, employment opportunities, healthcare etc. – we cover it all.
The Spoon from Minkowitz: A Bittersweet Roots Journey to Ancestral Lands
By Judith Fein
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 57,760. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Award-winning international travel writer Judith Fein has the burning passion and unquenchable curiosity to dive beneath the surface and push past all obstacles to find the truth. In this case, the truth is the shrouded story about where she came from, what the Old World was like, and what remains of the places so many of our ancestors left behind when they came to America.
An Archaeologist on Holiday
By Brenda Sewell
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,050. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2014 by Heather Mackay. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Increasing age is no barrier to having adventures. Archaeologist Brenda Sewell and her husband Eric, in their 60s and 70s, hiked and bussed and joined tour groups away from the usual tourist destinations. Along the way they met people who brightened their lives and showed them many facets of their culture. This full-colour edition contains many photos of Brenda and Eric's travels.
The Red Rucksack
By Ben J West
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 93,840. Language: American English. Published: November 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
How a burnt-out pharmacist escaped his stagnant life to search for joy.
THE GASOLINE TRAMP or AROUND THE WORLD ON A MOTORCYCLE (1912-1913)
By Carl Stearns Clancy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,220. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2013 by booksmango. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Strap on your motorcycle helmet, slip on your leather jacket, boots and gloves. Join the Gasoline Tramp on the first and wildest motorcycle ride around the world.Described as the “longest, most difficult and most perilous motorcycle journey ever attempted,” this book recounts the 1912-1913 motorcycle ride around the world by Carl Stearns Clancy. After he completed his record setting global circu
Young Wanderlust
By Evan Kenward
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 171,820. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
On what is thought to be a straightforward road trip across the country, Evan finds that nothing is ever simple when hitting the open road. After the car breaks down and he is abandoned by his friends, Evan decides to continue alone. This drastic change to his trip leads to experiences that change his entire outlook on both traveling and life in more ways than he could have imagined.
Discover The Land Of Israel: A Guided Tour In Biblical Israel With Talmud and Midrash
By Yossi Maimon
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 55,650. Language: American English. Published: September 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Discover the Land of BIblical Israel with Yossi Maimon. Think of yourself on tour with Maimon, in the Holy Land. Accompanying you, to understand this history will be the writings from the Tanach. Maimon has successfully woven these writings into his modern-day tour to understand the stories behind the stories of the Bible. Volume One in the series.
The Morphine Dream
By Donald L. Brown with Gary S. Chafetz
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 143,490. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2013 by Bettie Youngs Book Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Don Brown dropped out of high school, put a promising baseball career on hold to join the Marines, when an accident smashed his knee and left him wheelchair-bound. Doctors said he’d never walk again. But while on morphine drip in surgery, Brown dreamed he’d graduated from Harvard and walked across the USA. He goes to do both! This book celebrates hope for those who need to reboot their lives.
Around the World in Eighty Blogs
By Peter Blakeborough
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,400. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Around the World in Eighty Blogs is a selection of the best earlier posts from Peter Blakeborough's Blog. The topics are wide-ranging, some serious, some humorous, and come from many different parts of the world. This is Peter Blakeborough's eighth book and many of the posts express opinions that may be controversial and give rise to vigorous debate. The author welcomes comments and reviews.
A Life Without Borders
By Carla BeDell
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 122,440. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Would you risk it all for a dream? Carla and Dan quit their jobs, sold their house and possessions and took their two children on a 4 year adventure. The family escaped the boundaries of their stress filled life by sailing the Caribbean, backpacking through South America and an RV trip across America. They found love laughter and know they will always be stronger when they are together.
One More Mountain: Road Warriors Explore America
By Janet Buckwalter
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 60,150. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013 by Sartoris Literary. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
These are the stories of individuals who crossed America, sometimes under harsh conditions, to spotlight individuals with disabilities, share memories of loved ones, or help those in need. This book is a celebration of strength. Of ordinary folks doing extraordinary things with their lives.
Is that Billinge Lump?
By Tottie Limejuice
Series: Sell the Pig, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,110. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013 by Ant Press. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
It seemed like a good idea at the time. When British healthcare failed her ageing mother, eccentric writer Tottie decided to uproot her dysfunctional family and try again in France. But was France ready for her depressed dipsomaniac brother, her nearly nonogenarian mother who enjoyed saying “bum” and “bugger” and her elderly collie with a weak heart and his own blog?
India Bites You Somehow - True-Life Tales
By Kai Mayerfeld
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,420. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
This rollicking collection of true stories take you deep into the heart of the magical, mysterious Indian experience -- both worldly and sacred -- from the 1960s to the present. India as seen by 40 westerners from 19 countries. Will you next step land you in cow dung or at the feet of a sage?
The InterNations Expat Guide to Germany
By InterNations Editorial Office
Series: The InterNations Expat Guide, Book 2. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 70,590. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The InterNations Expat Guide series is your window into the world’s most exciting and vibrant expat hotspots! The books offer detailed insights into all aspects relating to the daily lives of expats: be it the administrative steps before departure, the housing and job search, employment opportunities, healthcare etc. – we cover it all.