Books tagged: boats

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Marine Electrics Made Simple or How to Keep the Batteries Charged
Series: Cruising Boats, How to Select, Equip and Maintain. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,300. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Electrical
Marine electrics explained in plain language. How to keep the batteries charged. Discusses solar panels, wind generators, main engine charging systems, generators, battery types and much more.
Two Clowns Cross the Pacific in a Small Boat
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,760. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing, Nonfiction » Transportation » Navigation
Tells of a sailing journey from San Diego to Australia in a 40 foot sailing boat. Covers Mexico, French Polynesia, Cook Islands, Tonga and Fiji. Also has a chapter on various events "that were too much fun," for the crew. Includes useful detail on various formalities required in the respective ports of call.
How to Select and Buy a Cruising Boat at Home or Offshore.
Series: Cruising Boats, How to Select, Equip and Maintain. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,310. Language: Australian English. Published: September 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Ocean transport, Nonfiction » Transportation » Navigation
Outlines the selection and purchase of cruising sailing boats with particular detail on purchasing from the USA. Includes checklists for boat inspections, discussion on vessel types, tax, formalities and importation methods. A light hearted but factual read as amusing as it is informative.
Shadows in the Darkness
Price: Free! Words: 5,110. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
(5.00)
When Jake goes fishing with his father and some friends, things don't turn out quite the way he thought they might.
Tight Lines - Trout & Bass Fishing
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 49,830. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
Roger Aziz is an award-winning writer and former Director of The New England Outdoor Writers Association. In this book, Aziz offer his readers valuable insider information on where to fish, when to fish, and how to fish for trout, bass, pickerel and other sport and game fish in MA, NH or elswhere. Also see Roger's Title, "Secrets of Trout & Bass Fishing Revealed" in paperback or eBook format.
Sailing Lessons
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,440. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / Water Sports, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
(4.00)
James is bored. Friends, school and home have all turned sour and now he's stuck on a holiday with Mum while Dad is away on business. Enter Izzy, a sailing-mad girl who offers to teach James to sail too. Tacking, hiking, capsizing: Through his sailing lessons with Izzy James learns to come to terms with life back home and finds that this holiday isn't so bad after all.
Antique Virgin
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,400. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2012 by 53rd Street Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
For generations bad luck curses Saxony Edward’s family. She hides in her eccentric parent’s antique shop dreaming of her happily-ever-after. When dot.com millionaire Bryce Kelly stumbles into the shop, her life, and her heart, her luck may have finally changed. But…she learns he’s engaged and totally unavailable. Saxony’s heart breaks. A new romantic comedy with a twist of magic.
I Was Attacked by a Shark
Price: Free! Words: 930. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
(3.67)
This article was originally a blog post that was reprinted in Caribbean Travel + Life Magazine. It's a fun little article. Enjoy.
Two Stories of Sailors and the Sea
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 9,230. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2012 by Float Street Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Adventure » General
These two stories are about life in and around sailboats in the Caribbean -- the Lesser Antilles. The sea does not give quarter and not being vigilant can be fatal; yet simply being at sea when the sails are full and the seas alive feels like nothing else -- it is a rare chance to directly interact with the power of nature.
Wanderlust
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,110. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Just when things are looking up for Dani Thorton--she's built herself a business taking care of other's people's boats and met a nice guy who is helping to heal her broken heart--everything falls apart. First she finds a dead body on one of the boats she tends and then her past shows up in the form of Max Jansen. Now everyone she knows is in danger... including herself.