Books tagged: islands

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The Rum Shop
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,960. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2012 by Float Street Press. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Life in the Windward Islands is a little different than in other places, but sometimes the problems of life are exactly the same. This story reflects their attitudes toward life and throws a light on the happenings on an ordinary day at the hub of life on the islands--the local rum shop
Salt Water in the Soul
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,340. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
Finn is troubled by feeling he's different, though he doesn't understand why. To escape an unbearable family situation he retreats to a tiny croft on the Isle of Erraid in the Scottish Hebrides. Here he discovers a secret that has the power to take his breath away.
The Perishing Land - A Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 3,400. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
The land is dying. The first victims of a devastating catastrophe struggle to understand what could cause the terrifying tragedy that seems to signal the end of everything. There is no place to run when the Earth dies. The Perishing Land is a short story (approximately 3,200 words).
The Indigo
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 12,070. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Adventure » Action
A Medieval Adventure that targets all aspects of life and is made for people of all personalities! The tale to destroy Evil combined with a political threat and peace keeping nations that bring in the issues of modern times to readers that would not even be interested in those areas, but dragging them in. A tale of immersion, that brings an adventure that will enhance you knowledge and entertain!
Living in Paradise
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,280. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
When John and Heather decided a move to the country would be the perfect lifestyle change, Heather had no idea what an adventure lay ahead. Tossing aside her high-heeled shoes, this management consultant stepped into a world she was ill-prepared to handle. 'Living in Paradise', was interwoven with abundant challenges and demanded skills she had not intended to add to her resume!
Bonded by Crimson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,530. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
After her failed marriage, Kate takes a position as a nanny to three small boys. She quickly grows to love them, but their father, a 300-year-old immortal, terrifies her, while igniting a passion she didn’t know she possessed. Her efforts to improve his relationship with his sons are supported by a mysterious entity. But is she really trying to help Kate, or just take over her body?
Turner
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,350. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
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An isolated Welsh island seemed like the perfect escape for a convict on the run, a jilted woman, and a policeman seeking a quiet life. When the surly locals turn to murderous violence the three visitors are forced on the run together, trying to stay one step ahead of their increasingly insane pursuers. The bad news keeps coming. There are too many to fight and there is no escape from the island.
Cruise
Price: $6.69 USD. Words: 51,680. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
A must-read for anybody who has ever dreamed about sailing off to sunnier climates… or anybody who has even momentarily flirted with the idea of a summer cruise alone with their lover. In this fast moving page turner be a voyeur into the bigger than life world of the charming but glib Mac as he manipulates living ghosts of his past with the promise of a future with Lynn.
Harris:Photographic View
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,520. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
A photographic essay on the Isle of Harris, off the west coast of Scotland, containing sixty images; each taken and described by the authors who are on a journey to appreciate fully the beauty of the island. Alongside the images is a description of the where to find the locations, photography tips and a wonderfully written background to the history and culture of the island.
The Cross on the Drum
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 109,860. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
A strange young man, Barry Clinton. Unlike most young missionaries, who came to the island to save souls, this one had come with a belligerent skepticism and a driving determination to battle sickness and starvation. He had come to the Ile du Vent with a Bible and a few meager medical supplies- ready to make the little Caribbean island a better place in which to live.