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The Rescue
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 130,840. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
While consulting for his old employer, former NSA operative Tom Black and his partner Beth Andrews run afoul of a drug cartel, a bomb plot and a murderous oil company. While simply trying to enjoy the mountains on their own time, the pair gets involved in several dramatic climbing rescues, an attempted presidential assassination, and the kidnapping of his father, the governor of Colorado.
Icefall
Price: $3.70 USD. Words: 27,770. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2018 by Twelfth Planet Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
The Mountain on the planet of Icefall holds the mystery to a lost colony and an irresistible, fatal allure to the climbers of the universe. Maggie is determined to be the first to make the summit. Aisha, injured in a climbing incident herself, has always supported her wife, trusting Maggie would always return from her adventures. But no one ever returns from the Mountain.
WILD in the Himalayas. Loves and tragedies from Paris to Kathmandu. (Travel)
Price: $3.96 USD. Words: 102,550. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel
“What am I doing with my life? I am about to turn 40, so I still have the other half left. And I want to live, to live.” Francisco quits his high executive post and embarks on a six-month adventure across the Himalaya. He meets a dying mountaineer. Eleven days waiting for rescue. Time to remember those unique experiences which have made him who he is now. Adventures, travels, loves and erotisme.
Memoirs for Fishy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,180. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2018 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Memoirs for Fishy is a journey into the inner doubts of Bob, who goes to Thailand in search of an old flame, but finds more than he expects. Returning to Sydney he lives with Lars, who he forms an unconventional bond with. He must then return to New Zealand to his family, all while he dreams about a talking Fish leading him to his deeper self.
1961 წლის ტრაგედია გამარჯვების პიკზე
Price: Free! Words: 4,600. Language: Georgian. Published: February 21, 2018 by Giorgi Khazaradze. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering
This book is a non-fiction adaptation of the diary of my father about a tragic expedition of Georgian mountaineers in 1961 during the attempt to climb the Victory Peak (nowadays called: Jengish Chokusu) in the Tian-Shan mountains. Three members of the expedition have died during this expedition, leaving a deep mark on the following mountaineers in Georgia.
Licensed to Thrill
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 37,300. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Adventure » Action
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Private Detective Jack Hamma, the manic Manooka and Breanna Amore, a billionaire mining magnate with a passion for reckless living, are climbing a sheer cliff, two thousand feet high. Breanna is leading, she moves up the rock face, gets a new hold, Jack looks up and the rock face begins to crumble.
Denali Ranger: A Life of Drama and Adventure on America's Tallest Peak
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 82,230. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2017 by Epicenter Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering
Roger Robinson has been Denali mountaineering for over forty years and has worked as a ranger for most of this time. Robinson has climbed Denali, at 20,310 feet, numerous times, leading patrols and rescues on the mountain and experiencing a series of adventures on one of the best-known and formidable mountains in the world, a mountain that for many is the symbol of Alaska, the 49th state.
Moondust Memories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,300. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Moondust Memories brings together eleven of Vaughan Stanger's personal favourites from his published science fiction tales. These innovative and imaginative short stories explore a wide variety of themes, from flesh-crawling virtual reality simulations to monetised SETI dreaming. If you crave intelligent, literate, thought-provoking science-fiction, then this collection is for you.
Climbing Kilimanjaro (Kilimanjaro series Book 1)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,760. Language: British English. Published: May 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering
If you are planning a climb up Kilimanjaro, then you are in for a real treat. However, being the World's tallest free standing mountain brings its own challenges for which you MUST be prepared. If you take this trip lightly, then you will fail, get injured or even die.
Climbing a Few of Japan's 100 Famous Mountains - Volume 13: Mt. Yatsugatake (Mt. Akadake)
Series: Climbing a Few of Japan's 100 Famous Mountains. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,650. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
Not everyone summits mountains and not everyone can capture the experience with stunning photographs. Daniel and Kazuya have done just that! Join them on the boundary between Nagano and Yamanashi Prefectures, Japan to share their climbs of Mt. Yatsugatake and view through their camera's eye several of the landmarks here.