Books tagged: islands

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Sunset Over the Hermes
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 109,600. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2010. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
The "Sunset over the Hermes" is a young adult mystery novel set on the gorgeous island of Bermuda. The main character, Detective Scott Mathias finds himself trying to solve a puzzle that pulls him from one end of the island to the other.
Fort Warren: New England's Most Historic Civil War Site
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,850. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Fort Warren was started in 1833 on Georges Island to protect the City of Boston. It was first occupied at the start of the Civil War. The government soon utilized the fort as a prison for Confederate military and political prisoners. The book includes stories about the Trent Affair, the writing of the John Brown song, escapes, executions and the famous Legend of the Ghost of the Lady in Black.
Polynesian Cuisine - Natures Fruits, Veggies & Seafood
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,640. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Go Island hopping in the Pacific & sample the delicacies that Polynesia has to offer. Here’s 20 Best of the Best inviting Polynesian recipes like Polynesian Vegetarian Pilau, Polynesian Shrimp, Polynesian Flank Steak, Grilled Pineapple with Basil & Mint & Much More, from Chef's Secret Vault. Add some treasured recipes to your personal collection.
Tales of the Sea
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,910. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
A compilation of folktales of coastal people from around the world. Lore of the fisher folk and island peoples from Scandinavia to the South Pacific and everywhere in between. One in a series of 18 titles on topics that range from Enchantment to Trickery; with Folly, Passion & Vice in between.
I Luv Bristol Zoo
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 900. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
A years full of images of my many visits to my local Bristol Zoo,UK. A fabulous place to spend time, full of wonderful animals and zooalogical gardens, all very well cared for. So much to do at this stunning zoo. Conservation and breeding are a top priority of this wonderful zoo.
Starting Over in Paradise - An Insiders Guide
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 13,640. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Research states that 10% of all North Americans would leave it all behind and move to the tropics! This book was written to help many who want to do what I did. It is a how to, what not to do guide with beautiful photographs of island living. It is inside information from someone who has lived it and can report on many of the mistakes all of us have made on our way to living on an island.
Calypso: Stories of the Caribbean
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,260. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2010. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Love and loss, sex and skullduggery, conquests, failures, foibles – these are the elements of calypso, the stories in song that personify the islands of the West Indies. These stories set in that most idyllic of places also tell of buried treasure, kidnapping, sea monsters, parrot lust and the dangers of breaking Christmas tradition.
Eddy the Lifeboat and the Seal Island Rescue
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,110. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Eddy the Lifeboat is in trouble. He cannot find his way to Seal Island. He needs help. Fortunately, there is a friend nearby ready to guide him to Seal Island.
The Great Yellow Doom Bird
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,290. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
No one in drowsy East Palmetto Grove expects the arrival of one freckle-faced orphan to generate much excitement. There's a war going on, after all. But Patrick Digby is no ordinary boy and that rubber duck he clutches....well, the rubber duck isn't at ALL what it seems...
Night of the Storm
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 114,380. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
When Melissa, a wildlife photographer, goes to the unspoilt Greek island of Asteri to investigate the death of her lover Andrew, she discovers a deadly wildlife smuggling conspiracy. Suddenly on the beautiful island romance mingles with fear.