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Rucksacks and Renegades
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,710. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Youth hostels... to some they mean adventure, international travel, respite from pressures of city living; to others they're just doss-houses full of great outdoors bores. But fear of redundancy is a universal one, understood by high flyers and minions alike, and when closure threatens one lakeland hostel a highly unorthodox survival strategy unites warring staff.
Two-Hundred Steps Home Volume One
Series: Two-Hundred Steps Home, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 27,570. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Claire's life revolves around Starbucks, stilettos and her career. Until her boss decrees she must visit every British YHA hostel as part of a marketing campaign. More used to five-star spa resorts than 'flea-infested hostels' Claire only takes the assignment to fund a much-needed vacation to the Maldives. 'Two-Hundred Steps Home Vol 1' contains 31 instalments of the daily blog by WriterMummy
Two-Hundred Steps Home Volume Two
Series: Two-Hundred Steps Home, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 22,990. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Claire has reached the Lakes and is strongly in need of a Starbucks. Her boss has told her to up the adrenalin, so Claire finds herself climbing trees and dangling over waterfalls all in search of 'Blog Fodder'. The mysterious Josh is tagging along too: is he looking for company or a place to hide? 'Two-Hundred Steps Home Vol 2' contains February's instalments from the daily blog by WriterMummy
Two-Hundred Steps Home Volume Three
Series: Two-Hundred Steps Home, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 24,050. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Claire is in the Dales trying to deal with Josh's revelations and her past with Michael. The snow is relentless and all Claire wants to do is curl up with a good book and a Starbucks. Carl and his PA Julia have other ideas, as they set out to find challenges to test Claire's resolve. Her biggest challenge is yet to come. 'Volume 3 contains March's installments from Amanda's writermummy blog'
Two-Hundred Steps Home Volume Four
Series: Two-Hundred Steps Home, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 23,160. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Claire finds herself travelling through East Anglia with her six-year-old niece in tow. For someone who has no experience with children - and no desire to learn - travelling with the highly-strung Sky is a new and not entirely pleasant experience. Claire has never had to take care of another human being before: how will she cope?
Two-Hundred Steps Home Volume Five
Series: Two-Hundred Steps Home, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 20,920. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
Claire's journey around the hostels of England is overshadowed by her sister's illness and her friend Kim's surprising news. Claire must negotiate family secrets and evolving friendships whilst still undertaking sufficient adrenalin activities to keep her boss at bay.
Two-Hundred Steps Home Volume Six
Series: Two-Hundred Steps Home, Book 6. Price: Free! Words: 22,230. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
Claire spends time in the west, visiting castles in Wales and hiking in Border country. Travelling life clashes with everyday reality as she gets involved in Kim's plans. Michael muscles back in on her life, but does he push Claire too far? And will Claire's friendship with Kim survive the different paths their lives are taking?
Two-Hundred Steps Home Volume Seven
Series: Two-Hundred Steps Home, Book 7. Price: Free! Words: 24,090. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
Life begins to unravel for Claire. Her friendship with Kim seems irrevocably broken, she has left Michael behind, and is searching for a new future. Can she continue travelling round the UK, staying in hostels, when life has lost its purpose? Or will she be tempted by new opportunities, either at home or abroad?
Two-Hundred Steps Home Volume Eight
Series: Two-Hundred Steps Home, Book 8. Price: Free! Words: 24,570. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
After her showdown with Kim, Claire wants nothing more than to escape. She begins her adventures in New Zealand, but traveling by bus is a different experience to relying on her trusty Skoda. Will Claire succumb to the lures thrown out by the enigmatic Neal? Will she learn to embrace the Country of the Verb? And will she give in to the ultimate temptation? Time will tell.
Two-Hundred Steps Home: The Complete Journey
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 285,420. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
Two-Hundred Steps Home was written during 2013 in daily instalments on Amanda Martin’s blog. 285,000 words and 365 posts later, Claire’s journey reached the end. This volume contains all 365 instalments exactly as they appeared on the blog. Follow Claire's adventures as she tries to find a job she enjoys, a man to love and friends she can trust. More importantly as she tries to find her way home.