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Annapolis - The Delaplaine 2016 Long Weekend Guide
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 6,520. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
A complete guide for everything you need to experience a great Long Weekend in Annapolis. So close to Baltimore and yet so far removed, Annapolis is a special dreamlike place where time seems to go back. A quaint area with boats, Navy midshipmen and lots of charm, Annapolis will always be a fond memory after you leave.
The U.S. Army Campaigns of the War of 1812: The Chesapeake Campaign 1813-1814 - George Cockburn, British Burning of Havre de Grace, Craney Island, Battle of Bladensburg, British Raids
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 61,280. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
Situated between the states of Maryland and Virginia, the Chesapeake Bay was America's largest estuary. The bay and the watershed it served were home to vibrant agricultural and fishing activities; important ports (Baltimore, Maryland, and Norfolk, Virginia); a major naval construction yard at Portsmouth, Virginia; and last but not least, the nation's capital, Washington, D.C.
The Star of India
Series: A Voice from New Mill Creek, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 168,490. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Christian » Historical
A young Frenchman of noble birth becomes a world shaper. Set in the colorful time of the 18th century European East India Companies, Jean-Louis Dupon perseveres as he strives to take his place as a royal of France. The Star of India is the second novel of a three novel drama series called A Voice from New Mill Creek.
Signs Follow on the Chesapeake
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 41,700. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2014 by Thesaurus Ink. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
In the backwaters of the Chesapeake Bay, Bill Grogan uncovers a world of voodoo and snake handlers as he tries to solve the ongoing murders of a Death Row inmate’s family and prove his innocence.
Boat Kid: How I Survived Swimming with Sharks, Being Homeschooled, and Growing Up on a Sailboat
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,520. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2013 by Beating Windward Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Women, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Girls & Women
“Boat Kid” is the engaging memoir of what it’s like to grow up aboard a sailboat. During the 1980s and 90s, Melanie’s family lived aboard a 47-foot sailboat, spending their summers along the US East Coast and their winters in the Bahamas. But the cruising life was not all fun in the sun. "Boat Kid" is the Middle Grades version (ages 9-15) of Melanie's "Boat Girl."
A Voice from New Mill Creek: The Methodists
Series: A Voice from New Mill Creek, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 155,350. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(5.00)
A powerful Protestant religion rose in 18th century England to spread throughout the world by the passionate efforts of extraordinary men and women of God. A Voice from New Mill Creek: The Methodists, is a fictional account of the early days of Methodism in the American colony of Virginia.
Boat Girl: A Memoir of Youth, Love, & Fiberglass
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,660. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2012 by Beating Windward Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing
“Boat Girl” is the heart-breaking memoir of what it’s like to grow up aboard a sailboat. Melanie paints a vivid picture of the trials and tribulations of family life aboard a sailboat without drowning the reader in the technical details of sailing. “Boat Girl” strikes a perfect balance between a coming of age story and a sea tale, enjoyable for boaters and land-lovers alike.
Invade America!
Price: Free! Words: 2,050. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2012 by Darling Newspaper Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Biography
Fact, not fiction. A sea captain describes destroying American coastal forts and landing a British army to seize the White House. This concise history begins "Captain Striver" ($2.99), a book that reveals how one man beat impossible odds and family disgrace to create convict Australia's first Free Settlement, blueprint for the nation known today.
By The Howling
Series: Charlotte Diamond Msyteries, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,200. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2011 by Cyberworld Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00)
When FBI Investigator, Charlotte Diamond, retired . . .she thought she had left her life of crime —solving it, that is — behind her . . . But the small waterfront community of Hopewell on the Choptank, with its wealthy artistically inclined inhabitants, is hiding old crimes and dark secrets beneath its outward quiet and affluence
Retired With Prejudice
Series: Charlotte Diamond Msyteries, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,310. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2010 by Cyberworld Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
In the second Charlotte Diamond mystery, intrepid ex-FBI senior investigator, Charlotte finds high-level international intrigue has sought her out when the abandoned sailboat of spy master Win Engleton washes up against her dock. Charlotte struggles with having to choose between focusing on her new-found significant other, former movie star Brenda Boynton, or unraveling a complex espionage drama.