Books tagged: cruising

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Aweigh with My Mother-in-Law!
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 56,030. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2016 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
For 15 summers, Rosalind Scott and her husband went cruising, usually in the company of her mother-in-law Lilian. Lilian staged accidents, exaggerated bouts of sickness, queue-jumped and had run-ins with customs officials. Now Rosalind (or 'Roslin' as Lilian always insisted on calling her) has woven together her memories of those cruises.
Still Floating: Book III - Alone on My Detour to Two on Lucky
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 92,470. Language: Canadian English. Published: November 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Sharon sails out alone on in My Detour, and meets the sailor who will change everything. There are setbacks, both in boat and body, but together Sharon and Richard work out a new adventure in the Florida Keys and the Bahamas.
Flit: A Poetry Mashup of Classic Literature
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 8,490. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2015 by Coffeetown Press. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
J.D. Salinger uses the word “flit” twenty times to reference a homosexual male in his classic 1951 novel, Catcher in the Rye. Not to suggest the celebrated writer was homophobic. But it was in his book that the word entered common parlance. Poet and author Dennis Milam Bensie tackles the work of Salinger and thirty-nine other famous authors, including Melville, Dickens, Tolstoy, Twain, and Forrest
The Floating Gourmet - How To Cook On The Move
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,470. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Gourmet, Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises
This is a travel/cook book describing a once in a lifetime cruising journey across the Atlantic ocean to Europe and back again. You will read about how to cook gourmet meals at sea in a galley kitchen. This is a close and personal adventure experiencing all the wonders and joys of life on a boat and the problems of breaking down both boat and people. Maybe make your own journey and eat gourmet.
When the Boat Comes In
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 29,820. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises
Cruising on some of the Seven Seas and some of the world’s longest rivers.
On the Surface
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 129,950. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises
Two young entertainers elude the mob and serendipitously stumble upon a livelihood performing at sea. It was the 1970s, when Captains were kings and pretty dancers made them beg, when passengers read books in deck chairs facing the ocean spray, and when solid ships, unfazed by rough seas, turned disaster into romance.
Under The Endless Sky. A Thousand Days Of Sea, Adventure, And Freedom: Around The World On A Sailboat.
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,720. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing, Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises
A true story that reads like a novel. A man and a woman leave a normal lifestyle of home and office, similar to that of millions of others, and set off to sail around the world. They uncover distant lands, forgotten archipelagos, emotions, fears, and incredible landing places. Large and small adventures, compellingly told in simple language that will captivate right up to the final page.
Fire Sail: The Journey Continues – Part 2
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,700. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Fire Sail: The Miraculous Attainment of a Family's Dream– Part 1 describes the 7 yrs of trials & tribulations as the Marins build a 40-foot sailboat from a bare hull in Maine. Not a travelogue, the story follows their lives and events on a two-year live-aboard adventure. Part 2 finds the Marins sailing deep into exotic seas. Along the way they make new friends and experience new adventures.
Our On Board Life -- A Love Story About Two Rookie Boaters Living the Dream, Loving the Lifestyle, and Learning Everything from Scratch -- Volume 2
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,580. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Volume 2 -- Darrell and Lisa spent a great deal of time choosing and buying the perfect boat for their Great Loop Adventure. But they had downtime while they were in Florida. This chapter tells the story of that time.
Our On Board Life -- A Love Story About Two Rookie Boaters Living the Dream, Loving the Lifestyle, and Learning Everything from Scratch -- Volume 1
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,580. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises
It is rare when someone gets to actually live their dream, but Skipper Darrell did! Follow him, along with his wife, on their good ship Why Knot, as they cruise America's Great Loop, America's greatest boating adventure. It's not a guide book or travelogue, but a collection of the best stories of their adventure.