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The Peaceful People: The Penan and their Fight for the Forest
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 98,710. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2016 by Gerakbudaya Digital Sdn Bhd. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics, Nonfiction » Social Science » Developing & Emerging Countries
The Peaceful People is the story of the Penan, the jungle nomads of Sarawak, Malaysia, on Borneo island who for decades have fought for possession and preservation of their traditional forest lands against rampant logging. Author Paul Malone provides a comprehensive account of Penan society and culture, the politics of logging and the struggle of indigenous communities.
Dangerous Journey
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,460. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
USA Today bestselling author pens a romantic adventure as the only person able or willing to help C.J. Perkins find her missing brother seems to be an adventurer and bounty hunter. As they search for her brother and the mysterious "white dragon," going from Hong Kong to Borneo to San Francisco, C.J. fears losing not only her life, but also her heart.
The Journey of a Lifetime
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,610. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
During six magical months my brother and I explored deep jungles, climbed mighty mountains, dived the deep blue tropical oceans, visited pulsating cities, met strange and lovely people, parachuted and bungee-jumped, canoed and trekked. We lived and breathed a dream we had looked forward to ever since we were mere children, and we wrote it all down as the journal that is The Journey of Lifetime.
Under Cover
Series: The Revengers, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,330. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2014 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
A senseless murder. A teenager accused—the body found in his car. It all happened in Hudson Hills, the town next to Cree Penny’s home of Southbridge. To her it seems remote, until her father comes from his home in Borneo, halfway around the world, to help. The youth who is accused might be a relative. His name is Liam Penny. Liam insists he’s innocent. Of course. They all do.
Ghost Cave: a novel of Sarawak
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 76,290. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Asian
A tale of tragedy and romance unfolds in the jungles and gold mining country of Borneo. Ah Min, a young Chinese immigrant, follows a friend to seek his fortune in Sarawak in the mid-19th century. Ah Min explores a humid land of beguiling women, of fragrant spices and of ghosts. But the oppression of the English White Rajah draws the men into a rebellion that will have catastrophic consequences.
How to Photograph The Sepilok Area, Borneo, Malaysia
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,360. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to
This is a photo guide to the Sepilok area, Borneo, Malaysia. Use our photo guides and get much better travel photos.
Borneo Trilogy Brunei: Book 3 Volume 1
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,380. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2013 by booksmango. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic studies
Book Three leads to the richness and splendor of Brunei including oil, black gold, and pristine rainforest before jumping to the south of Borneo, Kalimantan. There book Three begins with the important town of Pontianak and its surroundings and delves into cut rainforest, its peoples and the new palm oil plantations claimed to be a good alternative for untouched forest.
Borneo Trilogy Sarawak: Volume 2
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,180. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013 by booksmango. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Sarawak, Malaysia is the second in the trilogy on Borneo and is a travelogue on rainforest and its Indigenous Peoples. Sarawak opens its heart of darkness, the rainforest when Frans Welman visits the interior and meets the peoples of the rainforests, Indigenous Peoples and peoples who exploit this rich and diverse ecosystem and habitat, Kayan, Kelabit and Bidayuh Peoples.
Borneo Trilogy Sarawak: Volume 1
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,770. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013 by booksmango. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Sarawak, Malaysia is the second in the trilogy on Borneo and is a travelogue on rainforest and its Indigenous Peoples. Sarawak opens its heart of darkness, the rainforest when Frans Welman visits the interior and meets the peoples of the rainforests, Indigenous Peoples and peoples who exploit this rich and diverse ecosystem and habitat.
Borneo Trilogy Volume 2: Sabah
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,780. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013 by booksmango. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Sabah, the first in the trilogy on Borneo, is a travelogue on rainforest and its Indigenous Peoples. Sabah opens its heart of darkness when Linseng penetrate to produce an audiovisual meant to show its uniqueness so appreciation of habitat and its relatively unknown peoples can be ascertained and so their wealth of knowledge will not be lost with the disappearance of their forests.