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And Monkeys Threw Crap At Me: Adventures in Hunting, Fishing, and Writing
By Gayne C. Young
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,770. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hunting
Certifiably psychotic guides, angry knife wielding natives, feces chucking primates, Hemingway’s incensed niece, and breakaway jungle toilets are just a few of the trials and tribulations author Gayne C. Young faced during his first few years as an outdoor writer. Join this natural born raconteur as he travels the world seeking adventure.
Wild Men, Wild Alaska: The Survival of the Fittest
By Rocky McElveen
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,810. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2013 by Greg McElveen. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
This long awaited sequel is equally as exciting, intriguing & humorous as Rocky's first best-selling book, "Wild Men, Wild Alaska." It'll thrill, chill, & challenge you & make you laugh out loud. Scores told Rocky "Wild Men, Wild Alaska" was best book ever read & begged for more. It's all here, plane crashes, grizzly charges, blizzards, fathers, sons, young men & women coming of age. For all ages.
Bobby Troughton and the Kendal Otter Hounds
By Ron Black
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,290. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
This book attempts to tell the story of Robert ‘Bobby’ Troughton, 1835-1912, and his reknowned pack of Otter Hounds, using material written at the time. Bobby was a remarkable man. In a time of poverty and hardship, he achieved fame but not perhaps great fortune, leaving a legacy of the buildings and bridges he built which are still visible in Kendal today.
The Ullswater Foxhounds 1863-1913 The First 50 Years
By Ron Black
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,190. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Social history
The story of the Ullswater Foxhounds and their formation, with the usage of newspaper and other reports written at the time, takes the reader from 1863 to 1913. Detailed accounts of meets and runs over the Lakeland fells, interspersed with the author's own accounts and more recent reminiscences of days following hounds, provides the reader with intimate observations of life during those years.
Daily Bread for Deer Hunters
By Sean Jeffries
Series: Hunting for the Heart of God. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 78,870. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Devotional
In the second book in the "Hunting for the Heart of God" series, Sean Jeffries has written a devotional that has an entry for each book of the Bible. This book explores the sixty-six chapters of the Bible from the eyes of a sportsman and provides the reader with thought questions to help him discover how these themes apply to his own life, both as a hunter and a man of God.
A Season on the Allegheny
By Robert Hilliard
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,140. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hunting
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"A Season on the Allegheny" is a rollicking account of a year spent hunting on the Allegheny National Forest. Author Robert Hilliard tracks down more than deer, turkey, and grouse - he captures the history, culture, and conservation ethic that helps the Allegheny inspire passion in so many people.
Hunting the Dream
By M. R. James
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,690. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hunting
A Man, His Magazine, the Adventures - "Hunting the Dream" is much more than the typical info-packed book artfully crafted by award-winning journalist and Hall of Fame archer, M. R. James. Much more, it’s a candid and reflective memoir spotlighting the storybook life, remarkable career, and unforgettable outdoor adventures of a man whose millions of published words have inspired and guided readers.
Hauhungaroa Reds
By Tim Stewart
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 55,640. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: February 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hunting
Rising out of the pristine waters of New Zealand’s Great Lake, Taupo, the Hauhungaroa ranges lay silhouetted against the lakes western sunset. The bush-clad valleys, ridges, saddles and clearings are the home of wild red deer. For 30 years I have hunted them, first as a meat hunter, then for sport and meat for my own use. The stories in this book are a collection of memorable stalks that I’ve had.
The White Bear
By Tal Leverett
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 60,910. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012 by Black Rose Writing. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hunting
Tal Leverett and Bob McCarter became friends in junior high and grew up in the same North Carolina town, both becoming avid outdoorsmen. Tal eventually moved to Lake Tahoe, NV. Thirty years later they still maintained their friendship.
Good Ones and Scallywags
By T. A. Novak
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,560. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hunting
In over forty-five years of owning, training, hunting and competing in field trials with his bird dogs, the author has crossed paths with a wide variety of people, dogs and upland birds, both the good ones and the scallywags. This book is a compilation of stories about both.
Deer, Pigs and a Little Bit of Bull
By Graeme Mackie
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,840. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2011 by Bev Robitai. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hunting
A New Zealand story that follows two young men, Rolly and Jim, as they’re hired and fired by hard-case bosses after spectacular mishaps. They find an injured dog and learn how to hunt pigs in the bush, but it’s down at the pub that the tales really fly, fuelled by plenty of the amber nectar, as real blokes out-do each other’s yarns about fishing, hunting, and the ones that got away.
Eight Days in Africa: The Story of an African Safari
By Sean Jeffries
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,730. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hunting
This is the story of the author's first African safari. But it's more than just the story of the hunt, it's a roadmap showing all of the steps that the author took to plan his trip. Not quite a how-to manual, the book tells you the things you need to know about planning a safari while presenting the information in narrative prose designed to keep you turning pages to see how the hunt ends.
Keeping Track: The Inner Eye of an Outdoor Life
By Ed Gray
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,440. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2010 by Graybooks. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hunting
Written over the course of 20 years by the founding editor of Gray’s Sporting Journal, these 70 short pieces form a very personal and moving memoir of a thoughtful life spent in the outdoors with his growing family and a few like-minded and unforgettable characters. By the end of this book, they’ll all be etched in your mind, too.