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Fishing the Grayling
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,830. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
The peculiar and indescribable charm and fascination of grayling fishing has been realized by those few whose tastes lie in the direction of this preeminently winter pastime. The fish, indeed, has been designated the 'Lorelei' of the river, and rightly so.
The Second Fly Caster: Fatherhood, Recovery and an Unforgettable Tournament
Price: Free! Words: 6,030. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
(4.00)
Erik is proud that his father is a great fly caster, but then an unexpected outcome of a casting tournament leaves Erik questioning what once seemed to be only a sport. Years later, these questions deepen when Erik’s ideals are crushed by war. He struggles with his demons, until a discovery leads him to new meanings of fly casting. Through their prism, Erik sees the world in a forgiving light.
Coffee Break anyone?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,380. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Beverages - Coffee & Tea, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
Have you ever wondered what the difference is between various coffee drinks at a coffee bar wuth all of those special names? What about all those coffees on the grocery shelves? What is the difference between the European blends, American Blends, Espresso and Kona Coffees? Have they only been given special names or are they different in flavors and tastes. You can find a brief discription here.
A Night of Yowling Dogs
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,100. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Adventure » General
In this outdoor adventure tale, two hikers venture into the Colorado backcountry, for a short walk to a place called Slatetop Mountain. For Lewis and Marisa, events do not pan out like they planned, as the daylight excursion turns into an unforgettable night.
Always Take Your Rifle
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 47,380. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hunting, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
Always Take Your Rifle is a collection of short articles on hunting and fishing drawn from the author's adventures in the outdoors. From the poignant "Living and Dying in Four Wheel Drive" to the comical "Why do I Always get a Defective One?", the stories span a twenty-five year history of his days afield. Scattered throughout the book are some of the author's favorite wild game recipes.
My Friend Michale a true story about the Real Jaws
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,580. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
The Greatest White Shark Story Ever Told! From: Kirkus Review: " As a pilot in Montauk,N.Y.area,Grimshaw certainly knows the world he's writing about.His enthusiasm for the subject matter comes through in his decriptions of the shark's world as well as of fishing culture."A fun piece of New York history told in an unusual way." *** After you read the book, ask yourself did he or didn't he?
The Bad, The Good and Two Fly Fishing Women, and a Life-Changing Day on a River
Price: Free! Words: 11,880. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
(3.15)
When Amanda's mother deserts her to be with a new man, Amanda is hurt. She loses faith in the world, especially when her loving grandmother is diagnosed with cancer. Amanda struggles to find answers, and then on the banks of the Junction River she, along with Shana, her adopted dog, and Vernon, a grieving alcoholic, experience an unexpected, terrifying event that helps her learn to forgive.
It's Not Early Enough Yet : Adventures in Paddlefishing
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,490. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
It's Not Early Enough Yet is the hilarious adventures and misadventures of a group of fishermen on their quest for the elusive paddlefish, a sturgeon like creature. Join Brent and his friends on fishing trips that span more than a decade as they contend with adverse weather, border crossings, hangovers, stray dogs, mechanical bulls and law enforcement agents, usually with a beer in hand.
Adventures In Camping with Scoop Jackson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,910. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Outdoor activities, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00)
25 years of camping craziness--A Survival Guide! Exploding Toilets, Animal Hazards, Mudwrestling with Angry Nuns, Food & Drink Disasters, and other common camping mishaps, all (mostly) true! Plus great (& real) food & drink recipes, including Deep-Fried Cajun Turkey and BBQ Armadillo. And FYI: Spider-eating Tips! Yes, you need to read this book for your own camping safety--or wind up next!
Eight Days in Africa: The Story of an African Safari
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 58,720. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hunting
This is the story of the author's first African safari. But it's more than just the story of the hunt, it's a roadmap showing all of the steps that the author took to plan his trip. Not quite a how-to manual, the book tells you the things you need to know about planning a safari while presenting the information in narrative prose designed to keep you turning pages to see how the hunt ends.