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Angel Gabriel - A True Story
Price: $2.97 USD. Words: 28,660. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013 by All Star Press. Categories: Fiction » Christian » General, Fiction » Inspirational
There was one commercial airline accident in the year 1997 in the United States. This is the true story following the crash of Comair flight 3272. Author Joy LaPlante, a resident of Monroe, Michigan, was living nearby where the crash occurred, and this book, originally written in 1999, details what she experienced.
Quick Guide To Getting Your Pilot's License
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,140. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Transportation, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft
This concise, informative guide is jam-packed full of advice to getting your pilot's license. It covers different aviation licensing bodies, a checklist to pick out the right school, and innovative careers to have with a pilot's license.
Words on the West Wind: Selected Essays from The Adelphi, 1924-1950
Series: Henry Williamson Collections, Book 8. Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 44,580. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013. Categories: Essay » Literature, Essay » Author profile
This selection of pieces by Henry Williamson from the literary magazine The Adelphi contains both gems and important essays that deserve resurrection, including the original ending to his celebrated classic, Tarka the Otter. Also included is an essay on Williamson by the Cornish poet Charles Causley and several fragments by the talented writer James Farrar, killed in World War 2 aged just 20.
Grace and the Secrets of the Beech 18
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,480. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013 by Lavender Sky Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Grace and her brothers were practically raised at the old airport outside town, where their father worked as a mechanic. Set against the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, they spent summers exploring the wilderness, seeking out adventures. This year, Grace must toil away the hours alone until she discovers an abandoned twin-engine airplane on the ramp and unravels the secrets of the old Beech 18.
Charles Lindbergh, The Rogue Aviator
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,730. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
Charles Lindbergh flew solo non-stop from New York to Paris and became a national hero. What many didn't know about this national hero was that he was an unfaithful husband. After father five children with his wife Anne, he father three other children with German mistresses.
Spitfire Guardians
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,250. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
The Supermarine Spitfire is an iconic fighter aircraft of WWII, and the men that flew and maintained them, part of a select few to understand the legend. This is their story in their own words. A companion ebook to the broadcast documentary as seen on the History Channel, and the 7 Network.
Shiftwork: An Annotated Bibliography
Series: Shiftwork, Fatigue and Safety, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,360. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Work-related health, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Research & Methodology
This book is an annotated bibliography with more than 680 references. The primary purpose of the book was to gather relevant literature from databases with comprehensive coverage. The references cited herein address the design of shiftwork schedules and the effects of shiftwork on safety, health and human performance in many work environments
McAlister's Way
Series: The McAlister Line. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,060. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013 by Abela Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Coming of age
By his fifteenth birthday, Danny McAlister in on the run. He has escaped from a draconian boarding school after seriously injuring the principal. His flight takes him through Northern Queensland to the New Guinea Highlands where he searches for his father, lost while fighting the Japanese on the Kokoda Track.
Zombie Planes: Revised and Extended 2013
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,540. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
The complete saga of a flight crew trapped at 30,000 feet with a plane full of zombies. They make their way to the ground only to be thrust into a small town struggling to survive the coming hordes of zombies from a major city.
Zombie Planes: Revised and Extended 2013
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,540. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
The complete saga of a flight crew trapped at 30,000 feet with a plane full of zombies. They make their way to the ground only to be thrust into a small town struggling to survive the coming hordes of zombies from a major city.