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Cross & Crown
Series: Sidewinder. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 66,480. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2016 by Riptide Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
When Nick O'Flaherty arrives at the scene of a double homicide to find he has a witness to the crime, he thinks it’s his lucky day. But when he realizes his witness is suffering from amnesia and can’t even remember his own name, Nick wishes he’d gone with his gut and put in for vacation time.
Daniel Boone: Westward Trail
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,950. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The wilderness. It was a brutal force, a powerful magnet drawing Boone away from the woman he loved and the children he fathered … into the savage unknown. Rebecca Boone watched him go and waited for his return … her heart aching and filled with passion … the dream of a promised land turned into a nightmare of personal torment as the lone frontiersman blazed his way along the WESTWARD TRAIL.
Romantic Rocks - Poetry of a wandering geologist
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,270. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2016 by S & S P Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Biography, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Rocks and local people form a romantic backdrop to Martin's poems set in various remote parts of the world. Read of schoolboy inspiration in "Coffee Smoke"; being alone in Scotland with "That Russian Spy"; the discovery of "The Earliest Animal". Go around the world in "Places I know best" and hear of his near-death encounters in "Nine Lives" before he returns home to meet the Queen in "OBE Poem".
Internet Explorer
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 44,240. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Internet
Everybody is talking so much about the Internet. So what is it all about? How can you work with it? What benefits can you gain from it? How do you communicate and chat with people ranging from across the street to different continents and time zone? Yes, most of us would love to get online and see what potentials the Internet has to offer.
The Fat Adventures of Baron Meowhausen - The Second Course: A True Taste Of Tongue-Fu (The Impossible-ish Quests Continue)
Series: Adventures of Meowhausen The Cat. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 37,690. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Meowhausen returns to Earth to resume educating the feline folk with tales of his colourful quests on Animus. He recounts how he saved his friend from the clutches of a vengeful fiend, built his time machine (nearly at the price of his sanity) and completed his Tongue-Fu training, becoming a Grubmaster. The Earthlings strive to relearn the feline ways, but ‘Rattageddon’ is closer than they expect.
West to the Bay
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,460. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2015 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
In 1750, Thomas Gunn, along with three friends, join the Hudson's Bay Company and sail from Stromness on the Orkney Islands of northern Scotland to York Factory fort on Hudson's Bay. They believe they are starting a new and exciting life in what is called Rupert's Land, but tragedy follows them, striking for the first time on the ship. At the fort Thomas finds his older brother, Edward...
Poems From The Lost World - That Fabled Land Discovered By Percy Fawcett And Immortalised By Arthur Conan Doyle
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,200. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014 by S & S P Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Fiction » Poetry » Biography
Did you know that Arthur Conan Doyle’s Lost World, really exists? Would you have liked to explore and map this legendary plateau? In 1980–81, Martin Litherland did just that. He tells his story in poems, a linking narrative and stunning photographs, manifesting the emotions as he and his indigenous companions tackle this unexplored and uninhabited tableland.
American Trapper: The Life and Death of American Frontiersman Hugh Glass
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,130. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2014 by BookCaps. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
In 1823, Hugh Glass did the unthinkable: he wrestled a grizzly bear...and won. But that is only the beginning of the remarkable tale--Glass, badly mauled with a broken leg, was 200 miles from help. Determined, he set his own leg and made the long journey first by crawling, then by floating down a river. Following the freak encounter with the bear, Glass became a legend. He's considered one of th
The Fat Adventures of Baron Meowhausen - Book 1: The Baking of a Chef
Series: Adventures of Meowhausen The Cat. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,420. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel
Come along with Meowhausen on his Great Culinary Quest, as he embarks on a tantalising adventure, that will span many lifetimes and a myriad of impossible-ish conquests. He follows his dream of becoming a great chef, along the way growing from a humble grill-boy into a Grubmaster of Tongue-Fu and a time-sailing Dine Lord.
The Road to El Dorado: Percy Fawcett and the Lost World of Z
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,190. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2014 by BookCaps. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
In 1925, Percy Fawcett left England for Brazil--he would never return. For his entire life, Fawcett had been fascinated with exploration. The child of an explorer, Fawcett had heard countless wild stories of adventure and it did not surprise anyone that he became an explorer himself. In 1906, Fawcett made his first expedition to South America; for over 15 years, he made several more. It was in