- African American fiction
- Alternative history
- Children’s books
- Coming of age
- Cultural & ethnic themes
- Fairy tales
- Gay & lesbian fiction
- Graphic novels & comics
- Humor & comedy
- Literary collections
- Mystery & detective
- Plays & Screenplays
- Science fiction
- Themes & motifs
- Thriller & suspense
- Transgressional fiction
- Visionary & metaphysical
- Women's fiction
- Young adult or teen
- Antiques & Collectibles
- Art, Architecture, Photography
- Business & Economics
- Career Guides
- Children's Books
- Comics (nonfictional)
- Computers and Internet
- Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits
- Education and Study Guides
- Engineering, trades, and technology
- Gay and Lesbian
- General reference
- Health, wellbeing, & medicine
- Home and Garden
- Language Instruction
- Literary criticism
- New Age
- Politics and Current Affairs
- Relationships and Family
- Religion and Spirituality
- Science and Nature
- Sex and Relationships
- Social Science
- Sports & outdoor recreation
- True Crime
Former Soviet Republics | Australia | Russia | Europe | New Zealand | Africa | Asia | South America | Polar regions | All sub-categories >>Africa | Asia | Australia | Europe | Former Soviet Republics | New Zealand | North America | Oceania | Polar regions | Russia | South America | << Top sub-categories
A Land Ruled by Silence by Eliza McCullen
Price: Free! Words: 37,980. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Social Science » Developing & Emerging Countries
We arrived in the country of Malawi just in time to witness its transition from a thirty-year-old oppressive dictatorship to multiparty democracy. My husband had accepted a position with the US Agency for International Development and I became the trailing spouse. Here, in the quietest of countries in the world, I too would transition to a new and very foreign life style.
Living in Cyprus by Tom Kane
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,690. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Tom Kane has been blogging about Cyprus for many years and in this book we go from pornographic beer adverts to the island going broke, from Spy planes to flying dogs and from snake charming to rescuing dogs from a raging bush fire. Irreverent and funny but always observant, Tom Kane takes you on a ride through the funny, sad and odd side of Cyprus.
Mexico City: Impressions in Words and Photographs by James Hegarty
Price: Free! Words: 20,050. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Mexico City amazed and inspired me! From the people to the food to the music to the architecture, I was completely refreshed and energized. Check out my photos and travel journal. I hope the impressions I share will inspire you, too!
Farthest North: New Annotated Edition by Fridtjof Nansen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 142,590. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2017 by INDEX ebooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Nansen's "Fram" expedition was an attempt by the Norwegian explorer Fridtjof Nansen to reach the geographical North Pole by harnessing the natural east–west current of the Arctic Ocean. In the face of much discouragement from other polar explorers, in 1893, Nansen took his ship "Fram" to the New Siberian Islands, froze her into the pack ice, and waited for the drift to carry her towards the pole.
The Weirder Side Of Paris: A Guide to 101 Bizarre, Bloodstained, or Macabre Sights, From the Merely Eccentric to the Downright Ghoulish by Susanne Alleyn
Price: Free! Words: 60,100. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2017 by Spyderwort Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Museums of the World
There's a lot more than the Catacombs for fans of the bizarre or macabre to explore in the weirder (and darker) side of Paris that most tourists never see. With information on dozens of bizarre and sometimes gruesome sights, artworks, museums, and historical locations, The Weirder Side Of Paris is an indispensable guide to the city that you never knew existed.
The Vagabond Chronicles: China by Kathy Krejados
Price: Free! Words: 62,600. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
What do you do when you are fifty-ish and your kids are grown and gone? Take on the world! Come join this vagabond at the outset of her journey: mysterious China. Far from the tourist attractions, you'll tour unforgettable towns, see stupendous sites and ponder this impenetrable culture. Let's vagabond together!
Good Morning Diego Garcia: A Voyage of Discovery by Susan Joyce
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 72,780. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2016 by Peel Productions, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
A young woman and her mysterious husband receive an invitation to cross the Indian Ocean on a luxury yacht, from Sri Lanka to the Seychelles and on to the Mediterranean. Little do they know that they will find themselves adrift in monstrous waves in monsoon season. With their marriage in tatters and the crew members losing touch with reality, she finds power in her dreams and observations.
Stair-Rods and Stars: A Cycling Perambulation by Adam Colton
Price: Free! Words: 79,080. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Discover the parts of Southern England guides that other travel books have yet to reach. Follow our roving cyclist as he humorously camps his way along canals, disused railway lines and ancient trails, taking in iconic cities from Bath to Winchester to Leicester. The only known travel book written in reverse chronology, as the author picks apart the history and the mystery of everyday life..
Mud, Sweat and Beers by Adam Colton
Price: Free! Words: 27,580. Language: British English. Published: June 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A humorous 'rambling' adventure across Southern England. Two young(ish) men set off in search of a remote village in Somerset purely because it had the same name as their home village in Kent. Armed with little more than a trusty axe and a tent, they follow long distance paths via Surrey, Hampshire & Wiltshire. Funny, informative and surreal; this is the only known travel book with dream sequences
The Trees Were Spinning by Erik Black
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,920. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Ministry / Missions
I lived for two years in a dusty village near the coast of Kenya, East Africa. I went with some thought of bringing change to the Duruma people, but in the end I was changed as much or more than anyone else. Here are the joys and struggles of being a stranger in a strange land, and insights into culture, spirituality and human nature.
Backpacking Sri Lanka by Gail leach
You set the price! Words: 41,030. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region(5.00 from 3 reviews)
The essential guide for the independent traveller planning a tour of Sri Lanka. The guide includes top attractions, heritage sites, beach resorts, as well as travel advice on how to tour Sri Lanka. It includes insider travel tips to avoid the tourist scams and to stay safe and healthy. It provides helpful advice on transport options and includes train and bus routes and schedules.
1000 Japanese Flash Cards: For Smart Phones and E-Readers by Kevin Marx
Price: Free! Words: 28,290. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Japanese, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Need some help memorizing Japanese vocabulary? Look no further! 1000 Japanese Flash Cards contains 1000 of the most common Japanese nouns, verbs, adjectives, common expressions, and more! 500+ of the most common nouns! 250+ of the most common verbs! 100+ of the most common adjectives!
Italiaanse Toestanden - Leven en overleven in Italie by Stef Smulders
Series: Verhalen over het leven in Italië. Price: Free! Words: 66,670. Language: Dutch. Published: October 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Bed & Breakfast
Korte humoristische verhalen over het emigreren naar Italië en eerste kennismaking met de gewoonten en gebruiken van de Italianen. In 2008 emigreerde de auteur met man en hond naar het zonnige Italië om daar Bed & Breakfast Villa I Due Padroni te beginnen. Maar voor ze de eerste gasten konden ontvangen moesten er heel wat hordes genomen worden ...
Have Personality Disorder, Will Rule Russia: An Iconoclastic History by a Recovering Russophile by Jennifer Eremeeva
Price: Free! Words: 29,640. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Russian, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Fans of Jennifer Eremeeva’s full-length book, Lenin Lives Next Door are sure to enjoy this further exploration of Russia’s soft underbelly in its companion piece on Russian history. Eremeeva’s unique fusion of humor and history, and inimitable writing style brings the riddle, wrapped in a mystery, inside an enigma that is Russia into hilarious focus in this compact and highly readable primer.
África Occidental Es Mi Jardín: La Vida de un Expatriado en Gambia y Más Allá by Mark Williams
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,230. Language: Spanish. Published: August 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Acompaña al exitoso autor internacional y expatriado británico Mark Williams en la primera parte de esta odisea por la historia, geografía, cultura y vida diaria del país que hoy es su hogar - la República de Gambia y la región que llama su jardín - África Occidental. Parte autobiografía, parte diario de viaje, parte...
Walkers' Adventures in Great Britain by Marilyn Walker
Series: Walkers' Adventures. Price: Free! Words: 34,160. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Marilyn and John Walker are members of that highly desirable demographic: retired, healthy, active and ready to leave home for adventures. In the spring of 2015, we visited England, Wales and Scotland for six weeks, traveling by train and motor coach and bus and bicycle.
7 promenades à Paris by TofBus
You set the price! Words: 38,330. Language: French. Published: July 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Voici un moyen passionnant d'aller à la rencontre de Paris, de son présent, de son passé, de son histoire, de ses anecdotes, au travers de 7 promenades surprenantes !
3 Hours in Siberia by David Hobson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,010. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » Russian
3 Hours in Siberia is a Short Travelogue. It covers a three hour period in the City of Irkutsk in Siberia. Hopefully you will enjoy reading, learn a little about Russia and pick up some useful Russian vocabulary. More than that, I hope it gives you the desire to visit Russia because I know you will find the whole experience to be, not necessarily life changing, but certainly life enhancing.