Books tagged: boat

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Call Me Ishmael
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 55,370. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
After Ishmael's boat sinks, he is thrust into a struggle to preserve the universe from an implosion caused by Eisenhower's retro-active admission of the state of Ohio! Surrounded by a bizarre fellowship, does Ishmael have the right stuff to save trillions of worlds, solve the mystery of his missing father, find love, and discover the perfect boat, all in 48 hours? What's the worst that can happen?
Venetian Festival
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,180. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
For generations the town has hosted unique events as a part of their annual summer festival. This year Tori and her friends take part in the card board boat race and other nautical themed activities. Creativity, competition and good old fashioned fun are the order of the day as the kids enter the events.
The Storm
Price: Free! Words: 1,460. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
One minute he was fishing on a calm sea, the next he was caught up in a terrifying storm.
Mid Ocean
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 134,560. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
The year is 1984, the height of the South Florida drug war. Miami and its surrounding communities resemble the wild west where easy money, fast boats and danger on the high seas await for one unsuspecting rookie Customs Agent. In the novel Mid Ocean by T. Rafael Cimino, the sea really does hold many secrets.
Izefia's Fall
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 86,310. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
When the planet of Izefia is attacked and destroyed by a universal plague known as the Black, Izefia's most cherished possession, the Crimson Gem, is shattered into thousands of piece and scattered across the universe. King Alexander now must embark on a desperate journey to recover the gem and save his dying planet!
Risk to Gain
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,080. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Water sports, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing
Have you ever dreamed of sailing around the world? If so, it probably wasn’t like this - stomach-churning storms, frustrating calms, broken gear, shattered hopes and stunning victories. Risk to Gain is the story of the men and women aboard two boats sailing around the world in the classic Whitbread Race. Travel with them on their voyage and gain a unique insight into their inspirational journey.
Pressure Falling - Short Stories of Stormy Seas
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,250. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ocean life
Are you warm, safe and dry? Good - because the ocean can be a dangerous place and never more so than when the barometric pressure plummets and huge waves start to rise. These five short stories - chilling, funny and scary in turns - will show you just how ugly and dangerous the sea can become. Wrap up warm and safe when you read this book, because the raw power of storms comes roaring to life.
Ben's Boat
You set the price! Words: 1,320. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
a boat, a glamorous girl and a dog all conspire to confuse a resident in Southern Spain.
Sailing Misadventures of the Wild Hair
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,900. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing
This is a compendium of four sailing stories that document the intrepid misadventures of the Wild Hair in and around the Florida Keys and the Bahamas. The MacGregor twenty five foot sailboat provides a vehicle for the Giles to "enjoy" sailing and all the challenges that go with it. Whether you are a sailor or not, you will get a laugh out of the short stories.
Spanish Castle to White Night
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,600. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Water sports, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing
So, you think you’d like to sail around the world? Sunsets across calm oceans, cocktails at cosy anchorages, landfalls in amazing new places? Not if you take part in one of the planet’s last great adventures. An incredible race, ripping and roaring through the seven seas. This is a tale of endurance, deprivation and adventure, a story of winners and losers, those who made it and those who did not.