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Catterthun
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,640. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
The ss Catterthun set sail from Sydney on a wintry evening in 1895. Most of the people on board would never see the sun rise on another day. A mounting gale pushed the Catterthun along the coast, closer to her doom. She sank beneath a storm tossed sea leaving mysteries in her wake. What had she hit? Who was to blame? What happened to the fortune in gold she had on board?
Ocean life: expeditions and essays exploring the abyss
Series: Ocean Life, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 17,860. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Marine Biology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth Sciences / Oceanography
Follow recent scientific expeditions exploring volcanic vents on the ocean floor, where hot mineral-rich water nourishes lush colonies of deep-sea creatures, with articles about the search for new species of marine life in previously unseen parts of our planet.
Galapagos Pioneers: A Tough Paradise
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,110. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » National Parks
Galapagos Islands forty years ago was still known as World's End. Isolation and limited resources made it a tough place to live and yet a paradise of natural beauty and simple living.
In Deep Salt
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 117,290. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
A lone salvage diver anchors where fear rules the beach and death guards the barrier reef. A mysterious woman plots above. A grotesque danger lurks below. A deep rage surfaces on the high seas.
The Search for New Dive Frontiers
Price: Free! Words: 2,050. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling
A travel article about volcanic, archeological and ice diving.
Mill's Folly, A Journey with Evil
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 72,950. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Over centuries, Lew Mills, a Grim Reaper, has strategically placed himself into human catastrophes to secure a high score against other Reapers in the game of death. Greed leads Mills to seek wealth and retirement in the year 1865. Spanning 133 years, this saga is set against steamboats, slaves, horse farms, Churchill Downs, and deep sea diving.
Wyatt Under Water - Emergency Air Scuba Dive Training (Teen Stargazers)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,680. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / Water Sports
Fourteen-year-old Wyatt Curtis longs to escape the tedium of his suburban neighborhood and enter the fantastic world of SCUBA diving. Brilliant visions of expansive coral reefs, schools of tropical fish, and gliding emerald sea turtles haunt his every waking moment. Can Wyatt overcome the rigorous training and ridicule of his peers to turn his dream into reality?
Dance with the Sharks
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,490. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ocean life
A six week trip cheating death and tempting fate in what must surely rate as one of the most adventurous jobs in the world: An underwater Shark Wrangler!
Adventures Underwater - 10 watery tales of excitement under the sea to whet your appetite for your own travel adventures
Price: Free! Words: 27,460. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
When Ian Usher put his "life" up for sale on eBay in 2008, he had no idea where life's adventure was going to take him next. Asked many times in interviews, "What will you do once you have sold your life?", his usual glib response was, "Anything I like, really!" This book details some of the amazing underwater adventures found during two years of travel and adventure after the eBay auction.
Herakleion Treasures
Price: Free! Words: 3,130. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Sophie is an archeologist with a twist. She explores archeological sites under the sea as a professional diver. Her current mission is to uncover the under water treasures of the ancient city of Herakleion. But there is a problem. These valuable treasures are disappearing as quickly off the Research vessel as they are being brought up out of the sea. Can Sophie solve this mystery on her own?