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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,460. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2016 by Fountain Blue Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Sionna Magee is leading a group of wealthy clients in an ascent of Gravedigger Peak, one of the most challenging climbs in the Rockies. She’s found a home with Snow Wolf Adventures that’s both a refuge from the demands of her father, the Deputy Director of the Colorado Bureau of Investigation, and a solace after a love affair with a fellow climber ended in blood and betrayal.
Three Men Up A Mountain
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 34,630. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2016 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
John Furniss and his friends took every opportunity to escape from their work and studies and go climbing together, first in England, Wales and Scotland and later tackling the more challenging peaks of the Austrian and German Alps. Adding the vertical metres together, they scaled more than 13 times the height of Mount Everest.
The Broom of God
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 113,630. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Adventure » Action
A brutal murder in a remote basecamp on the edge of the Patagonian icecap. Todd Miller, elite alpinist, is found with an ice-axe buried in his back. Inspector Juan Antonio Paz is sent from Santiago to investigate. Patagonia: a land of myth, of soaring granite towers, tremendous glaciers, immense lakes, of rugged beauty and hidden cruelty, and a wind so strong it is called the Broom of God.
Aspen Mountain Rescue Basic Skills and Knowledge
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 560. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
Custom Technical manual for Aspen mountain rescue team of colorado and a member of the Mountain rescue association. Details technical rope systems for mountain and winter environments.
Blue Sky
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,290. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Wind, snow, rock, and ice are all Blue Sky has ever known. Raised in the highest crags of the Alps by a herd of ibex, her life is mysterious and surreal. From this magical beginning, Sky is gifted in other-worldly ways. But she wants something else. When she rescues a young climber from a stormy peak, she learns of the world of humans, and longs to become a part of it.
The Martian Ascent: A Short Story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,630. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Little people have colonized Mars. Three of them struggle to become the first humans to scale Olympus Mons, the highest mountain in the solar system. But their climb becomes haunted by eerie noises. Are they are going mad? Will they ever make it to the top? "Elinor has a different way of looking at the world....loved every moment in it," said a customer's 5-star review.
The Devil's Own Time
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 59,050. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
Working on a school project with Spanish beauty, Angelica Vega, was always going to be interesting. Jack Drew just didn’t realise how interesting. Stumbling on a decades-old conspiracy, they uncover a scheme of unspeakable depravity. To stop the charismatic mastermind behind it they must put their lives on the line.
Sons of Adam
Price: Free! Words: 4,440. Language: Australian English. Published: October 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
Reid Palmer is all set to go mountaineering in Pakistan’s Karakoram ranges; an adventure of a lifetime. When his younger and somewhat self-serving brother invites himself along, Reid is unable to resist the temptation to teach him a salutary lesson. Reid’s journey is a cathartic experience on many levels, and it is one that he believes will change his life forever. But does it?
The Golden Goose and the Familiar
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 1,030. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
The second in the series. John is out for revenge. He's seeking the woman who was in cahoots with his former wife. His dead wife almost killed him. That Witch. But she had a familiar and come hell or high water, he's going to find her but first he has to custom build an aircraft that can catch her and go where no other airplane can and do it in a hurry!!
A Good Death
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,480. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014 by ThunderPoint Publishing Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Helen Davis deftly weaves the 1980's readjustment of British social boundaries into her novel as she transports the reader from coming of age student life in England, through adventure, death and life changing experiences in Peru, to a disastrous attempt at rediscovering lost youth and innocence, nearly thirty years too late.