Books tagged: sailboats

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A Guide to Sailboats and Their Systems
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 18,670. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing
From the Keel to the Cook Stove. How Things Work on Sailboats
Starboard Attitude
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 61,730. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
In "Starboard Attitude" Bob Bitchin outlines his lifetime of seagoing adventures with a deep soul-searching philosophy than came with it. Bob has truly traveled the world and touched the hearts and souls of thousands of people. You may find yourself in this book, since Bob's strong feelings often match some of the world's great philosophers.
The Floating Gourmet - How To Cook On The Move
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,470. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Gourmet, Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises
This is a travel/cook book describing a once in a lifetime cruising journey across the Atlantic ocean to Europe and back again. You will read about how to cook gourmet meals at sea in a galley kitchen. This is a close and personal adventure experiencing all the wonders and joys of life on a boat and the problems of breaking down both boat and people. Maybe make your own journey and eat gourmet.
More Sailboat Projects - Clever Ideas and How to Make Them - For a Pittance
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,530. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing
This book is a sequel to Sailboat Projects, a highly successful book for those who love to sail and work on their boats. Author Clarence Jones has been a sailor most of his life. Much of his pleasure in sailing has been creating projects for his boats that enhance their performance, make them easier to sail, or more fun. He writes. He invents. He tinkers. He sails. That's what this book is about.
The Canvas Can Do Miracles: Seven Sailor Tales
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,620. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
If you love sailing in the islands - or even the idea of sailing in the islands, this book is for you. These highly entertaining tales present stories of adventure, emotion, imagination and just good old humanity seasoned with the salt tang in the air and the lapping waves of the shore. Close your eyes. Feel the sun. The boat is moving. You are aboard.
Dagny Rocks
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 148,380. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Rhea grows up in the hippie days of the 70's aboard a hand-built, ocean-going tugboat. Later she joins Icelander Petur on his big sailing ketch. With an ever-changing crew, Dagny voyages nearly non-stop happily surviving mechanical failures, ripped sails, a keel conversion, irate port captains, multiple mast-removals, and two Newfoundland winters.
Comedies Under Sail or Real Races by Real Amateurs
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,930. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing
These yacht races actually happened as unlikely as it may seem. There is nothing educational, serious or worthwhile in these tales but you may get a laugh from them. The first 50% is free so don't blame me if you don't like it!
Damsel in Distress
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,090. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013 by Soapbox Rising Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(Short Story Plus Bonus Stroy) When the freighter Pacific Trading Victor loses a clutch of cargo containers overboard, all but one of the them sinks within a few days. The survivor, however, rides the currents toward the coast of the Pacific Northwest, toward the north-south shipping lanes, where Damsel, a forty-foot sailboat, is blissfully sailing northward. Website:
The Storm and Sixpence
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,560. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013 by Soapbox Rising Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(Short Story) Danger on the high seas. When the weather turns snotty, a fine April sail up the Oregon coast turns nasty. Cold water and hot tempers mix together into a lethal, swirling brew. Check out Jamie's website at
Moby-Stick; or, The Log
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,570. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013 by Soapbox Rising Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
(Short Story) Sudden terror on the Pacific Ocean. He doesn't want to take the daughter of his father's most important customer sailing, but the old man insists. When she arrives in Newport, Oregon, for the trip, despite the chilly summer day, she has on shorts and a bikini top—the perfect picture of a spoiled, clueless brat. His heart doubly sinks. Can he survive the next three hours?