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Kamehameha and Vancouver, Rendezvous in Paradise
By Jack Kelly
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,430. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
The relationship between King Kamehameha I and British Captain George Vancouver set the course of history for the Hawaiian people after European contact. The alliance had enormous benefit to them both. In February 1794 they met at Kealakekua Bay. Author Jack Kelly employs extensive research, oral history and local lore to weave a fresh and enlightening perspective on Hawaiian history.
Big Hawaii Kayak Adventure
By Mickey Sarraille
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,650. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
The true story of best friends who come face to face with whales ,dolphins, and turtles dodging wind and waves on the 16 day kayak adventure around the Big Island of Hawaii, never before attempted. The author is a leg amputee but doesn’t let that hamper the progress on their marathon paddle of over 300 miles, fishing for their food and camping on the most secluded, pristine beaches in the world.
Look Up, Honolulu! A Walking Tour of Honolulu, Hawaii
By Doug Gelbert
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,500. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Honolulu, Hawaii is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
The Bones of the Kuhina Nui
By Michael Herr
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,920. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2013. Category: Fiction
For generations on the Big Island of Hawaii, the women of the Pono family have guarded the secret hiding place of the bones of Queen Ka'ahumanu, King Kamehameha's favorite wife and powerful ruler herself. Now as Haunani, matriarch of the family, feels old age approaching, she must turn over her responsibilities, and the family lands, to one of her four daughters. But which one?