Books tagged: fishing village

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Goodnight, My Love
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 54,170. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
While still in high school, Gina Bertoletti's life takes an exciting turn when she lays eyes on handsome and charming Tony La Rosa, who dreams of becoming a star. Enter rugged fisherman Kelly Whelan, the polar opposite of Tony. One is her first love, but only one can be her true love.
The Church That Stopped The Tide
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,270. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2015 by Shalako Press. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Religious / Christian / Relationships, Fiction » Children’s books » Religious / Christian / General
The tsunami was coming, and the entire village was in its path, but the elderly couple was too old and weak to flee like everyone else. Instead, they chose to take refuge in the only place they could think of. It was the same place they went every Sunday to worship. But the tiny church was also in the wave’s mighty path. Was kneeling at an altar in prayer enough for God to save them?
The Cycle of Ramón & Other Stories from the Cantina
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,470. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
These are magic realism short stories. Love is bound through time, the heavens weep, the most beautiful woman in all of Mexico is cursed, a rabbit & a priest work through a drought, and the owner of a cantina relates tall tales that make Paul Bunyan pale in comparison. If you've enjoyed the works of Gabriel García Márquez and Isabel Allende, you'll enjoy these Stories from the Cantina.
Chase a Rainbow
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,140. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2014 by Boroughs. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
When Sarah Morgan opens a hotel in the quaint fishing village of Tremaine, Wales, she learns her father’s hometown is not just picturesque but full of past conflicts and intrigues—and romance.
Forty-Three Bridges to the Florida Keys
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,780. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Your Official Guide to the Florida Keys! From the time of Ponce De Leon and over the 500 hundred years since he stepped on solid ground in the Florida Keys, visitors have come first in expeditions and exploration of a wild, natural group of islands totally dependent on natures blue print of the ebb and flow of tides and hurricanes.
The Good Cemetery Guide
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,930. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Anthony Loxton, reluctant third-generation funeral director, moonlights as Tony the Fox, mystery guitarist and heartbreaker in late-night music bars. When Tony’s one-night stand, Lily, arrives in a body bag at the Loxton Funeral Parlour, he surprises himself by breaking his own rules. But until he can fall in love and exorcise his childhood demons, Anthony won't escape the burden of the past...
Reap the Whirlwind
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,230. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Beren is a city in constant unrest: ruled by a ruthless upper class and harried by a band of rebels who want change. Its one certainty is that the two sides do not, and will not, meet. But children know little of sides or politics, and Anna and Kyara—a princess and a peasant girl—let their chance meeting grow into a deep friendship. Until the day Kyara’s family is slaughtered by Anna’s people...
Fin Finagin and Scotty's Big Fish
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,690. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
The Fin Finagin short story series harkens back to a simpler time and recounts the antics of salty old Fin and his friend Scotty as they live and prank and fish in a perfect seaside village. Visit Nellie's cafe and listen to the friendly banter of the Irishman and the Scotsman as they match wits and share stories. A great bed time short for your little ones.
Peggy’s Cove: The Amazing History of a Coastal Village
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 24,630. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2011 by Pottersfield Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Reference
Here is the complete history of the famous cove and the unique village that hosts thousands of visitors each year. The story begins with the formation of the rocks along these shores and the impact of the glaciers. The Mi'kmaq were the first to live here in the summers, harvesting the riches of the sea.
Mexican Autumn
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,310. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
These inter-related short stories are set in a small Mexican fishing village, Bahia de los angeles--a real place in Baja California, 350 miles from the USA border. As the villagers largely depend upon American tourists for their income, many stories deal with the resulting clash of cultures. Dominating Bahia, a treacherous mountain, Tricky Devil, almost pushes the village into the Sea of Cortez.