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The End of the World
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 42,590. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The End of the World is a book of short stories about Nepal. It was long-listed for the Frank O'Connor Short Story Award in 2009.
The Ascent of Manaslu: Climbing the world's eighth highest mountain
Series: Footsteps on the Mountain Travel Diaries, Book 14. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 37,780. Language: British English. Published: December 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Mark Horrell sets out to climb Manaslu with regular climbing partners Mark and Ian in Autumn 2011. A more luckless trio of wannabe mountaineers would be hard to find. Between them they had made no fewer than eight attempts to climb an 8000 metre peak without success. Would it be any different this time? This is the story of their expedition.
The Summit Prince of Braga: A Journey in Nepal's Annapurnas
Series: Footsteps on the Mountain Travel Diaries, Book 5. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 17,910. Language: British English. Published: December 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Just north of Nepal's bustling Annapurna Circuit is a narrow gorge guarded by sheer cliffs hundreds of feet high which leads to a hidden valley high on the Tibetan plateau, a region remote enough for Khampa guerillas to use it as a hideout. This is the story of Mark Horrell's journey there, and will appeal to any lover of mountain literature, and of trekking and climbing in the Nepal Himalayas.
India - A Guide To The Experience
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 30,030. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2012. Categories: Essay » Sociology
A guide to the experience of being in India from an old India hand who has made 7 visits to the subcontinent. You will be guided in word and color pictures to the most fascinating and varied places and receive expert tips for how you can make your journey both safe and smooth. Your guide also reveals where you can relax and unwind in comfort and beauty on unspoilt beaches and mountain retreats
God Wife: A Story of Dreams and Realities
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,160. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
God Wife, a novel co-authored by Mani Nepali, is based on the true story of a struggling orphan in a remote village of Nepal. Abused and despised, he is inspired by zizibisha, a supernatural force that appears to him as a dream girl. She is not only his friend but also his teacher and spiritual consort, helping him to overcome life’s challenges and find success in Nepal and on the world’s stage.
Hidden Tiger Raging Mountain: Over the Hill in Nepal
Price: $1.70 USD. Words: 28,040. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Jo Carroll decided it was time to pack her rucksack and get back to the mountains. Little things like a pension and bus pass were not enough to put her off. Besides, after her gap year, she knew all about travelling now. But Nepal had other ideas. Storms raged in the mountains; strikes made transport impossible. And then there was the tiger …
The End Of An Age: A Ramayana
Price: Free! Words: 4,570. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » General
In the time of myth, gods and demons walk the world. Exquisite Sita, wife of heroic Prince Rama, is kidnapped by the Demon Prince Ravana and held in his mercurial mirrored Demon City. Her husband wages an epic war to win her back ... but will he want her when he finds her? In this short story, feminist writer Clarisse Thorn has created a unique retelling of a Southeast Asian legend: The Ramayana.
More Adventure Travel - 11 more stories of worldwide adventure to further inspire you towards your own travel goals
Price: Free! Words: 41,300. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
When Ian Usher put his "life" up for sale on eBay in 2008, he had no idea where life's adventure was going to take him next. Asked many times in interviews, "What will you do once you have sold your life?", his usual glib response was, "Anything I like, really!" This book details a few of the amazing and unusual experiences found during two years of travel and adventure after the eBay auction.
The Yeti Quotient
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 95,180. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2012 by CyPress Publications. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Two scientists, Drs. Maggie James and Jangbu Tong, developed the fountain of youth by altering and augmenting a plant growing naturally in Nepal. The plant's properties prevent disease, improve the quality of life for the sick, and turn back the clock for the elderly. It’s a win, win...until the interests of political and business leaders collide to create an international incident.
Waltz of Love: Poems New and Selected
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Waltz of Love is a pristine ode to love in the lap of the Himalayas.The poetry that you will read in this book is born in the palpitating moral fiber of a heart that bleeds love. Intrepid is the reader who dares to board in the literary fl