Books tagged: orkney

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Floating Low to Lofoten
By Martin Edge
Price: $2.45 USD. Words: 50,080. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
This is the story of a trip to the Norwegian Arctic aboard my 27ft yacht. In 2008 we crossed the North Sea from the Firth of Forth, then cruised north to the Lofoten Islands and back. Most of the journey was sailed solo. It's a tale about a perfectly ordinary journey through some of the most stunning scenery - and easiest cruising waters - in the world.
The Dust Storm
By Catherine Cavendish
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,960. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing. Category: Fiction
In the cool reddish-green of a November dawn, Domenica has a secret. They are leaving the choking city. But can they out-run the Dust Storm?
Birding Guide to Orkney
By Harold Stiver
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 13,430. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
Orkney is a premier destination for birders looking for spectacular species like Hen Harriers, Puffins and Skuas This guide is designed for the first time or experienced visitor. Enclosed you will find * How to get to and around in Orkney * Information on the best birding sites * A systematic list of species and where to find them * Instruction for Self-guided tours of some great sites
The Year of Ancient Ghosts
By Kim Wilkins
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 86,070. Language: Australian English. Published: June 5, 2013 by Ticonderoga Publications. Category: Fiction
Aurealis-winner Kim Wilkins compiles five novellas (three reprinted, two original) in this strong collection. Wilkins adds fantastic elements to her depiction of ages past and present, but rather than relying on standard fantasy tropes, her stories are informed by detailed research into the periods in question.
Birding the Orkney Islands
By Harold Stiver
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 14,210. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction
Orkney contains some of the most amazing bird species in the world and this guide will help the visitor to find them.It is designed to do this in three different ways. 1) A summary of some of the best areas, how to get there and what birds you might expect. This includes all of the RSPB Reserves. 2) Three tours outlines to help you plan a productive visit. Included are: Tour 1- Searching for S