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Women Who Lived and Loved North of 60
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,100. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Adventuresome women travel to Canada's northland for their own adventure or with a beau or husband being transferred or wanting to start a business. They face some dangers and loneliness but also a strong sense of belonging in a community they are all building together.
The Voyage of the Whale Ship Esk in 1816
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,060. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2016 by Long Lane Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Polar regions
In 1816 William Scoresby Jr. sailed to the Arctic whaling grounds with his ship the Esk. But what should have been a routine and profitable voyage became a struggle for survival on the Arctic ice.
North Pole: A Horror Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,130. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The Macready Air Force Base base in Greenland is hunkering down for one of the worst snow storms in recorded history. But when the base receives a mysterious SOS, Dr. Martin Jules and Sgt. Bill Arthur must brave the arctic winds, and come to face-to-face with horrors of this frozen wasteland. This story can also be found in the short fiction collection, Worlds on Fire.
Harsh Magic in a Frozen Land
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 218,440. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
A dark power has risen in the high arctic and will imperil both the First and Mid-Worlds. The Guardians have commissioned Janet, Lynn, Jerry and the others to free a Winter Elf and prevent the Nac Belaskan Terrob Salermy from obtaining such power as to threaten everyone and everything. But how can an apprentice witch and her motley band face the darkest of evils?
When the Ice Melts: Developing Proactive American Strategy for the Eurasian Arctic - Oil and Gas Resources, Northern Sea Route, Hazards, Russian Policy, Norwegian Government's High North Strategy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 113,710. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this study examines possible American strategies for dealing with changes in the Arctic region brought about by climate change and global warming.
Inungilak
Price: $5.94 USD. Words: 143,440. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Inungilak is set in the 1980s. The Cold War is still hot, The Distant Early Warning Line is still protecting North America from nuclear attack, and the Russians are still up to no good. Naomi Solomon was a newly minted Ph.D. with a brilliant academic career ahead of her, a nice Jewish girl from Brooklyn who had never been off the pavement… and she was also an undercover C.I.A. agent.
Chill Factor
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 34,050. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2015 by BearManor Media. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Dr. Elinor Barry, a forensic therapist, has been summoned to evaluate the sanity of Dr. Frank Enari, one of two scientists assigned to work on a project involving monkeys at a high-altitude research lab isolated in an Arctic-like wasteland. What they encounter is far more sinister.
The Little Rad Book, Cesium-137, Part 1
Price: Free! Words: 13,060. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
Even though radiation is invisible, it’s damage is very real. Scientific research proves that radioactive isotopes, such as cesium-137 are accumulating in the foundation of the Pacific Ocean's food chain. They are concentrating and moving up the food chain, which spells disaster for the Pacific and Arctic marine and mammal populations, as well as the world’s human population.
Silent Hunter
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 115,290. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
The Russians are converting the Arctic Ocean into a Soviet domain. The American response: IMPERATOR … the most advanced weapon ever devised in submarine warfare. As large as an aircraft carrier, it glides silently along the ocean floor, and within it is a dazzling arsenal of weaponry, years ahead of Soviet technology. But the Russians only have one course of action: they must destroy IMPERATOR!
Firehorn: A Dwarf Fortress Story - Part One
Price: Free! Words: 33,840. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Deep in the arctic wastes of the Long Night lies a Dwarven fortress called Firehorn. Its 2000 citizens have fought off the evil that dwells there for generations, and have even bested the war hungry Goblin empire to the south. But now something unspeakable has risen from the depths of the earth intent on tormenting those who have dared disturb its slumber...