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To Fly!
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,270. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
"To Fly!" is a compendium of stories about flying adventures of a father and son, the father in the RAF and the son in Zimbabwe. Bill Igoe learned to fly an aeroplane in 1934, forty years after the death of the Wright Brothers' inspiration Lilienthal. And Bill’s son Brian learned to fly forty years after that, when the Concorde was around. Both had a lot of stories to tell.
AirSafe.com Airline Complaint Guide
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,550. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
Bringing together information from numerous airlines, government, agencies, and from the AirSafe.com network of web sites, this book provides airline passengers with advice on how effectively complain to their airline or to the TSA when they experience bad service. More importantly, it gives passengers detailed advice on how avoid situations that may lead to a complaint.
Journey to the Golden Hour—My Path to the Most Dangerous Job in America: Flying a Medical Helicopter
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,400. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
Journey to the Golden Hour is the sequel to Randy Mains’ highly successful second book Dear Mom I’m Alive. It follows his incredible journey to Australia, New Guinea, Iran, and back home again where he and six other dedicated ex-Vietnam helicopter pilots try to prove to a doubting public and skeptical medical community that the helicopter can save lives in peacetime just as it did in Vietnam.
A Short History of Kites
Series: History of Things. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,840. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2012 by Mossy Feet Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » History of things, Nonfiction » History » Reference
A Short History of Kites tells the tale of the kite and its intriguing history. It is possible that humans would never have discovered the art of flight if no one had invented the kite. Its role in the history of flying and the development of the first airplanes was essential.
The Plane Truth
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,980. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Locked in their seats, Emily and Aiden are forced to face life and death together after fate throws a lightning bolt their way.
Skyships & Airtunnels
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,540. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
A highflying adventure through the deadliest of racetracks. Join Darrel in his bid to become champion in the race through The Fire Mountain. But how far is he willing to go, how much will he sacrifice to win and how much can he lose before he gives up?
Wings and the White Horse
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,920. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2012 by Wonder Realms Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
After her father dies, Jolain Thomas must decide whether to pursue the career her father set out for her or follow her lifelong dream to become a professional pilot. Gathering her courage, she chooses her dream but falls into the clutches of a desperate kidnapper. Now she must battle her fears and fly through a dangerous storm if she is to survive and save the kidnapped baby.
In the Plummet Light
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,150. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
In the Plummet Light :oR: The Quickening Day, the 4th part of the Living Needle series, deals with the effects of the TiY, Artie's invention that allows people to fly, and the growing tension with the scarecrows and between Artie, Cain, and Mr. Sprinklers as new threats arrive: apocalyptic hunters and a monster named Easter.
Nightcat - Kitty Castle Series
Series: Kitty Castle, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 5,240. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Chapter Books
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In this first book of the Kitty Castle adventure series, the princes and princesses learn the secret of the night cats. With the help of their own night cat, the children must stop the dragons from ruining the kingdom. The Kitty Castle Series is a set of beginning chapter books written for children in Grades One to Four.
The Rock That Was Afraid To Swim
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,800. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
A short story full of ironic life lessons. Please do not reveal the last line of this story. This story is not recommended for anyone under thirteen years of age. Inspired by a real interview by the actor Jeff Daniels: "...the trick was to jump off the cliff and start flapping your arms as hard as you could." "The Rock That Was Afraid To Swim, The Sequel" is now also included in this download.