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Boobies, Baobabs and Bot Flies. Experiences of a ‘foreigner’
Price: $9.55 USD. Words: 105,730. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014 by PubliBook Ireland. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
This book will entertain you; make you laugh; inform you; and, sometimes, make you squirm. It is a book that can be dipped into when you have a few spare moments and take you on amazing adventures to the ends of the earth.
The Treasure Keeper
Price: $4.90 USD. Words: 750. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2014 by Api Tahiti Digital distribution. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Legends, Myths, Fables / Other, Fiction » Children’s books » People & Places / Australia & Oceania
"The treasure keeper". She is a young island girl. Captured by the passion for objects and their value, she will be consumed by her desire to possess. Will she be released and rediscover the pleasure of sharing and conviviality? A lesson of life and friendship in this volume four of "imaginary tales of Tahiti"
NZ: From Post-Dominion to Global Player (1968-1990)
Price: Free! Words: 49,490. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
This is a social, economic and political history of New Zealand from the years 1968 to 1990. It commences with the sinking of the Wahine at the entrance to Wellington Harbour, and concludes with the disastrous Sesquicentennial. These were some of the country's most important years from a perspective of rapidly changing cultural values and politics, and painted a path for the new millennium.
Rose of Nancemellin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 199,090. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
If she LOOKS upper class and TALKS upper class … it’s SHOWTIME! Rose’s gift of mimicry was both her undoing and her liberation. One day she pretends to be the daughter of the house and is sacked. She joins a down-at-heel strolling theatre but is quickly propelled toward the London stage, which she takes by storm. But the long road back to Nancemellin, and revenge, is beset with many an adventure.
The Titanic Mystery - A Complete Account with Newspaper Clippings, Descriptions, Photos
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,000. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Oceania, Nonfiction » Transportation » Ocean transport
Mystery of the Titanic - A Complete Account With Photos, Newspaper Clippings, & Description. Titanic 100 years: April 15, 1912 to April 15, 2012 NOTE: Edition 2.0 had enlarged all photos and newspaper clippings to make the book more friendly for everyone! Also tables adjusted so that you can see them clearly now! Thank you!
Embracing Scandal (Scandalous Siblings Series Book 1)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,810. Language: American English. Published: October 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Regency
(5.00)
Lady Rebecca Jamison, a mathematical genius, saves her siblings from financial ruin by dabbling in the London stock exchange. When a greedy syndicate kills her friend and threatens her family, Becca begs assistance from Cayle, Duke of Sherwyn, her nemesis and previous friend. He successfully defeats the illegal consortium, but can Cayle persuade a self-sufficient spinster to become his duchess?
Currents of Wind and Tide
Series: The Skyfall Era, 1.5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,420. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013 by Incandescent Phoenix Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Bendurana spent a lifetime on the water, pulled through war and adventure, love and loss. Fitting that after a lifetime at sea, he finds himself dying on it. But his father told him a hero never quits, and Ben never will. He risked everything to stand up to the pirates that set him adrift, and now he'll do anything to get back to the woman he loves. His food is gone. His boat is taking on water...
Avatar of Night and Day
Series: The Skyfall Era, 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,630. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013 by Incandescent Phoenix Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
The three dynasties of the Skyfall Isles have fallen to chaos, and three kings war for supremacy. Naresh, last protector of the fallen Solar Empire, wants nothing more than to finally bring peace to the Isles. But how can he stand behind one of these kings, when he finds every one lacking? And how can he focus on his duty when his wife is spiraling into lunacy?
Legacy of Moon and Fire
Series: The Skyfall Era, 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 91,390. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013 by Incandescent Phoenix Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
The weretiger Malin protected the Lunar lords, helped them topple the Solar Empire, and even elevated a new king. And he returns home to find himself still no better than a slave. But Malin holds the secret to their divinity in his hands—a secret that can give him the power of a Moon Scion, at the price of making him one of them.
Vagabond on a Bicycle
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,600. Language: American English. Published: March 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
(5.00)
This book comprises sixteen articles describing my bicycle trips in/on Route 66, the Santa Fe Trail, the Natchez Trace, the Deep South of the United States, New England, Montana to Alaska, Maritime Canada, Washington state to Israel, Northern Europe, Eastern Hungary, South Africa, New Zealand, Tonga, the Cook Islands, and Central Chile.