Books tagged: kayaking

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Sustenance, Silence and Wild Rice
Price: Free! Words: 1,660. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Outdoor activities
What things, people, or places in your life provide sustenance for you? Do those things sustain body, but not soul? Author Mary Anne Smrz finds spiritual and physical sustenance have a common thread. Paddling among reeds and wild rice she finds the connection between two distinct elements of nature. In this story she shares insights about the importance of sustenance.
Truth, Plight of the Damselfly
Price: Free! Words: 1,870. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Outdoor activities
(5.00)
One perfect morning on the water, author Mary Anne Smrz is greeted by loud trumpeting calls of the Sand Hill Cranes and a twanging bullfrog. Then a chance encounter with a Damselfly leaves the insect shaken. The Damselfly's struggle leaves Mary Anne to face her own truth and a personal challenge about honesty.
Restoration, Humans and Nature
Price: Free! Words: 1,800. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Outdoor activities
Can you find some time away in the natural world to rejuvenate and restore? Author and avid kayaker, Mary Anne Smrz, uses insights gained while paddling to enrich her own life and the lives of others. Take an insightful journey with her as she finds depth and meaning in the solitude on the water.
Kayak Technique: A Canadian Perspective E-Book Edition
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,410. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Canoeing, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Kayaking
Kayak Technique: A Canadian Perspective E-Book Edition is an e-book designed to help kayakers of all levels and abilities paddle more efficiently. Featured athletes include Olympians Kristin Gauthier and Angus Mortimer. A secret Hungarian weight training program is described along with many pictures demonstrating proper kayak technique. This book is a must read for every kayaker.
A Season on the Water, Reflections from the Red Kayak
Series: Paddlin' On Trademark Series, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,500. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Kayaking
A Season on the Water is Mary Anne Smrz's second book in the Reflections from the Red Kayak series. Mary Anne invites you to "paddle on" toward your authentic self as she reveals nature's life lessons, discovered during a year of kayak excursions. Whether you are a kayak enthusiast or not, share Mary Anne's thoughts and journal a few of your own, as you "paddle on" with A Season on the Water.
Fall Off the Couch Laughing
Series: Get Off the Couch, Book 2. Price: $1.89 USD. Words: 6,410. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Essays, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Ten humorous essays, most of which were previously published as newspaper columns. Themes have to do with outdoor recreation and are illustrated with photos by the author. (txt version not recommended, as the photos are a big part of the experience)
How To Modify Your Kayak To Personalize It To Your Needs
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,780. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Kayaking
A number of ways to modify and adapt a bare kayak to something that is personal and more useful than what comes off the display florr.
Traitors in the Tyrol
Series: Wallace Boys, Book 11. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,200. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Almost immediately following 'Assignment in the Alps', the Wallace Boys and Karl-Franz head up into a remote area of the little Alpine kingdom for a bit of R&R. Little do they realize they are heading for trouble - in the form of a secret department of the CIA, America's Central Intelligence Agency.
Kranky Kreatures: Beastly Encounters with bizarre wildlife
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,820. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
The author indulges in the sport of tracking strange creatures to their lairs--including an unknown mammal in Bhutan, an ugly waterbird in Cambodia, a bizarre primate in Borneo--and the biggest fish in the world, encountered in the Philippines. Not zoology--more like cryptozoology--coming face-to-face with near-mythical creatures.
Escort
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,720. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Water sports, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports safety
(5.00)
An experienced kayaker shares her passion, insights & the 'how to' of escort kayaking for the open water, long distance swimmer.