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Swaghead - an epic journey in 12 cantos
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Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 15,150. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian
Ever thought how a lone man, an Australian outsider who is not what he thinks he is, might give himself a second chance and become a hero, at least to himself? This is an epic with a difference. It narrates the story of a young man, Jesus Brown, who embarks on a sea journey as the poet Swaghead. As in traditional epics an event becomes the turning point in the narrative, usually a storm.
Komodo Dragons: The Biggest Lizard in the World
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Animals. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,520. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Reptiles & Amphibians
The Komodo dragon is the biggest lizard in the world. In fact, a Komodo dragon can grow to be 10 feet (3 metres) long. If a full-grown man laid down next to a Komodo dragon, the dragon would be a lot bigger than the man! The Komodo dragon can weigh up to 360 pounds (163 kilograms). That is as much as two average men weigh! Find out more about thses strange and wonderful animals in this book!
Soul Collector Annie: Book One
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Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 22,050. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
On a planet nowhere that you know time falls in a diffrent manner. A young woman named Annie Herst begins her journey with one task; to eliminate the Pirate that defeated her Father. Equipped with a tool blessed with magic she must venture out into this new world as the age of sail is at its peak. However when she is mixed in with a bunch of misfit mavericks her life changes forever.
Memoirs of a Tin Can Sailor
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,430. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
While a lot of these stories deal with all the shenanigans we pulled in liberty ports in the four corners of the globe, most of the time we were haze grey and underway. So sit back and enjoy reading about a navy that in all probability, no longer exists.
Gili Islands Guide
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,390. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The complete lowdown on travel to the fabled Gili Islands of Indonesia. Filled with simple to read maps, comprehensive listings and insightful hints and tips for that perfect tropical island vacation. The Gili Islands Guide is the world's first and only dedicated travel book for these enchanting tropical islands and the only travel companion you will need - enjoy the unforgettable Gilis!
Majorca Spain Holiday
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Series: Illustrated Diaries, Book 9 · Budget Holidays Europe. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 1,700. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A short-break, budget holiday which includes visits to Palma Cathedral, Arenal, Palma Nova and the Tramuntana Mountains in N.W. Majorca.
Chasing the Dream/A Racer’s Widow Story
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Series: A Racer's Widow, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,590. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Chase Sinclair is grown up. His dreams came true and he’s the new IndyCar champion. Jess O’Dowd is grown up too and trying to get a position as a staff writer. She sees an exclusive story on the new champion as her ticket. Jess follows Chase and the two are forced to flee their tropical location. They realize, with a little help, that the dreams of their youth could be the reality of adulthood.
The Ghosts of the Flats
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,120. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
The sun climbs high on an azure sky, and on the flats it’s easy to empty your head of everything except instinct and sense that my life had become complicated. The easy pace of the Bahamian people is addictive and I could easily see myself slipping into the natural progression of this place.
Cruising in the Clouds
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,380. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Cruising through the San Juan Islands in Puget Sound. Often in the late summer, before the sun dips low on the horizon, the warm moist air of the San Juan Archipelago condenses into a fine mist that rises off the surface of the ocean to shroud these islands above the clouds.
Matilda - The Story mat Trilogy : Book 1
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Price: Free! Words: 71,340. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Matilda is a curious, clever and courageous teenager. When her unusual family moves to a new home, she meets Maximilian, is introduced to the Story Mat, and her adventures begin. After using the Story Mat to take part in five of her favorite fairy stories, she is allowed to enter two more stories that are full of deceptions and danger. Tension mounts as she tries to find the right answers.