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The Vostok Juncture
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 63,450. Language: Canadian English. Published: January 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Two miles beneath the Antarctic ice lies Lake Vostok. Dark. Forgotten. The way it should be. A few years ago, scientists found evidence hinting at the presence of gold in the lake. A desperate Arthur Sinclair, Chairman of the near-bankrupt AmCorp, wants to force the Vostok Station scientists to go find the gold. Arthur Sinclair has forgotten one thing. Lake Vostok does not want them there.
The Last Hunter - Collected Edition
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 339,700. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2013 by Breakneck Media. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Fantasy » General
This collected edition of The Antarktos Saga includes all five books in the series—DESCENT, PURSUIT, ASCENT, LAMENT and ONSLAUGHT, as well as never-before-seen art and character designs inspired by the series, an exclusive short story titled “The Children of Antarktos” and an interview with bestselling author Jeremy Robinson, composed primarily of questions asked by fans of the series.
Knee Deep in Antarctica... And Other Places
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,540. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
When Robert N. Jenkins was named the St. Petersburg Times’s travel editor he had no passport. He’s now filling his third, but fewer than two out of five Americans travel outside the US. In this book of travels beyond North America – Antarctica, Bangkok, Israel, and more, Jenkins notes while the world’s populations may share a lot of everyday life, the differences are eye-opening, perhaps enviable.
The Bleeding Glacier of Antarctica: Educational Version
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Strange But True Tales. Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,810. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013 by Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Curiosities & Wonders, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
McMurdo Dry Valleys, in Antarctica, is one of the world’s cruelest deserts. In the Dry Valleys are a number of ice covered lakes. Some are saltwater. Some are freshwater. Each is different in its composition. Glaciers border the valleys. It is here, in Taylor Valley, that one of the strangest features on Earth has been discovered – a bleeding glacier. Educational versions have CCSS activities.
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 198,460. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Earth is nearly uninhabitable. The warming climate and a string of apocalyptic disasters mean only a few hold out hope for humanity. Most of the survivors, after witnessing billions perish, fight only to live one more day. A few ambitious scientists choose the now warmer and mostly unspoiled continent of Antarctica for a new world. Centuries later, what has become of their experiment?
Dangerous Wind
Series: Carol Golden, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 81,130. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
In the third Carol Golden novel, "Dangerous Wind," Carol is abducted from Chapel Hill, North Carolina where she lives with her grandmother and is thrown into an adventure that will take her to all seven continents. It involves a former boyfriend she doesn’t remember (because of her amnesia), who is trying to bring about the “downfall of the Western World.”
Alla conquista dell'Antartide
Series: Incroci, Book 11. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 35,200. Language: Italian. Published: June 4, 2013 by Fuoco Edizioni. Categories: Essay » Political, Essay » Business
Dominio geostrategico e controllo delle risorse idriche ed energetiche del Polo Sud.
Welcome The Darkness
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,990. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
While a series of new Gets takes the team on worldly adventures of volcanoes, alligator hunting, and Inception mirrors, Liya is forced to hide her temptation toward an irresistible Dez. Just as she resolves to let go of her old self, Spontaneous Recovery returns her lost memories that not only tear through her past, but will shatter her new life if she lets it.
The Magic Carriage
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 39,620. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Other
The Queen's new carriage, covered in gold and set with diamonds, vanishes. It is whisked into other realms, by supernatural energy. The Little penguins, and their mythological friends face perils dusted with drama and sprinkled with magic, to get the coach safely home to London. The Magic Carriage ventures to times, places and people, with very un-boring history.
As the Ice Melts: Letters from Antarctica
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,790. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
I had the privilege of spending the 1985-1986 summer in Antarctica and these are the newsletters sent to my family and friends while I was “on the Ice.”