Books tagged: adventure 1700s

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Captain James Cook - Life and Voyages of the Great Navigator
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 58,350. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2016 by Robert Strugnell. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Expeditions & Discoveries
JAMES COOK, born 1728, Marton, Yorkshire, England, died 1779, Hawaii. From the lowest ranks, born to be great, when he began to rise, with each step he assumed, as if it belonged to him, the dignity of his new rank. He discovered the Society Islands; New Zealand to be two islands; he followed the unknown coast of New Holland for over three thousand kilometres; he traversed the Antarctic Ocean.
Captured in the Caribbean
Series: Adam Fletcher Adventure Series. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 67,890. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Adventure » General
Adam Fletcher begins a life-altering quest when he travels to help deliver cargo in the West Indies. Not long after he arrives in the bustling port of Havana, Cuba, Adam ventures out to track down a man who he has been told may have information about his father.
Patrick Tracy Series 2-Book Bundle Includes 'Abandoned' & 'In Training'
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 115,820. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
A historical adventure about the author's actual 5th great grandfather, Patrick Tracy, who was born in 1711 on a farm in Ireland. Orphaned at the age of ten after his parents died, Patrick went to live with his uncle. Wanting nothing to do with the boy, Uncle Robert sent his nephew on a one-way ticket aboard a cargo ship bound for Boston and told never to return. This is his story
Aurelia
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,300. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2015 by Trove Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Aurelia, a Sea Swept romance, is a swashbuckling historical adventure of Ria Kingsley, a young woman who enlists the aid of dashing sea captain Chane Bellamy to help her find her grandfather's pirate treasure. Surrounded by treachery and danger, and mistrustful of each other's motives, can Ria and Chane unearth the hidden treasure and unlock their own hidden desires?
The Treasure Galleons - The Golden Pelican
You set the price! Words: 34,730. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Historical » General
In the Age of Sail, a captain’s son is left to confront pirates, cannibals and an angry king after a hurricane devastates his family and their fleet carrying $400 million in treasure. A true story.
Pirates of Misfortune
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,820. Language: American English. Published: June 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Captain Bartolo de Soto commands the Troubadour, a cursed and unlucky pirate ship. If de Soto's fortune doesn't change soon the crew led by first officer Pieterzoon will mutiny. Only the beautiful singer Maritza has the answer, if he can survive long enough to hear it.
The Pirate of Panther Bay, Book I
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 70,020. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2015 by Southern Yellow Pine Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Isabella, an escaped slave, finds herself the captain of a pirate ship sailing the Caribbean in 1781. Pirate hunters are determined to stop the Pirate of Panther Bay! Isabella’s struggle to come to terms with the changes in her life becomes more difficult when Juan Carlos, a dashing Spanish Army captain, becomes her prisoner, and her unruly crew of male pirates is driven to mutiny.
Life and Debt
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 82,040. Language: American English. Published: April 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Adventure » General
When everything, and everyone in his life, is ripped from him, Mike Harrington wants revenge. Mike’s failed attempt at revenge looks like it will lead to the gallows. Then Mike falls in love with the daughter of a wealthy Englishman. Can he provide protection? Can the long held debt against Jacob Tolabert finally be paid?
Coffee Smuggler
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 81,610. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Coffee Smuggler is an adventure based on the true story of Gabriel de Clieu who brought coffee to the Americas in 1723. De Clieu seduces a noble woman with a strange illness to steal a cutting of King Louis XV's only coffee plant. He sets sail and faces pirates, a hurricane and the doldrums before arriving in Martinique to cultivate the plant that would spread coffee across the Americas.
Seed Of Sorrow
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,730. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014 by Books for Pleasure. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
In the late 18th century, Emilia Creighton escapes her cruel grandparents, and equally cruel fiancée, Edward Haverton. She stows away onboard a ship bound for the Carolinas where she encounters pirates and kidnappers, and eventually the true passionate love she longed for.