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Radon & The Navajo Eclogite
Series: The Radon Trilogy. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,100. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
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In this third book of The Radon Trilogy, Radon Schneider, geologist, finds an exotic red and green rock in Monument Valley, a part of the Navajo Nation. Schneider unravels the mystery of its origin while he battles his mortal enemy, Spencer Barkdale, the murderous villain who attempts to poison him. Cunning moves and countermoves between scientist and outlaw end with a bang.
Radon & The Telltale Trilobite
Series: The Radon Trilogy. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,970. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
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Radon Schneider, pilot and geologist, flies a sortie above the Colorado River to do aerial photography. He witnesses a horrific explosion on the interstate bridge near Yuma. Working with the FBI he finds a clue to identifying and locating the culprits—a telltale trilobite, an image on a bumper sticker. He survives treachery and gun fights, but will his scientific sleuthing prevent another bombing?
Radon & The Sinister Meteorite
Series: The Radon Trilogy. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,250. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
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Radon Schneider flies his airplane over Arizona looking for ancient terrains that may contain meteorites. Hiking in the desert this retired geologist finds a mysterious meteorite. It contains remains of an extraterrestrial microbe. A genetics lab brings a home-grown analogue of the microbe to life, terrorists steal it and start an epidemic, killing hundreds. Will Radon's scientific guile prevail?
Flying Aeroplanes and Helicopters: Beyond the PPL
Series: Collected Articles From Flight Training News 2006-2011, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,280. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Piloting & Flight Instruction, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial
This is the second collection of articles from flying instructor Helen Krasner's popular column in the publication "Flight Training News". Written at various times over the period 2006 - 2011, this book is aimed at anyone who is interested in flying.
Learning to Fly Aeroplanes and Helicopters
Series: Collected Articles From Flight Training News 2006-2011, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,780. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Extreme sports
A collection of articles from flying instructor Helen Krasner's popular column in the publication "Flight Training News". Written at various times over the period 2006 - 2011, the articles in this book are aimed at those who are interested in learning to fly light aircraft, either fixed-wing or rotary, and those who are currently undertaking the Private Pilot's Licence course.
Star Kids Mission
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 151,040. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Set in the chaotic times following 9/11, five young adults face a daunting mission to open contact between Earth and Star people. Led by Ariel, a girl of both Star and human DNA, and Josh, son of General Carter, Air Force Chief of Staff, can they use their natural and learned skills as Star Kids to succeed in spite of attacks from entrenched power brokers?
Flyer: A Novel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 89,470. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2012 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Coming of age
FLYER is a story about beating the odds... Jack Neely wants to learn to fly and runs away from an abusive home bound for the Curtiss Flying School. Ace birdman Wiley McCullough takes him under his wing. Jack learns to fly as he learns to love Curtiss’ spunky daughter, Jenny. But fate and friendship intervene, luring him across the Atlantic and into the tracer-filled skies of World War I.
In Love with Flying
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,090. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Flying with and without an engine. In this engaging memoir, Kenneth Ford does more than provide tales from his fifty years of piloting light airplanes and gliders. He explains the kinds of lift that keep gliders aloft, the idiosyncrasies of "tail-draggers," the art of landing in a crosswind, and more. Adding to his own story, he crafts loving profiles of other aviators whom he met and admired.