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A Sea Adventure: A Ready-to-Read Picture Book
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 630. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013 by Stephen Williams. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Here is an adventure picture book that your kids will surely love! Would you like to teach your child enjoy the sea as early as now? How about giving out wonders about the things that can be seen in the sea? Then this book is definitely for you to give to your child. A colorful book with a very nice story for you and your children to enjoy together. So download now!
Voyages Through Life: The Story of John Dunlop Allison
Price: Free! Words: 50,560. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century
The true adventure story of life at sea in the 19th century, of wars and wives, of gold fever and greed, of death and disease, of storms and shipwrecks all over the world. John Dunlop Allison appears to have written his memoirs in 1909, as he approached ‘the allotted life of man, three score and ten’, which were discovered and transcribed over 100 years later by his great-grandson.
Stuck
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 72,490. Language: Canadian English. Published: July 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(4.00)
Odette Leblanc is promoted to night-shift supervisor at the local convenience store, but at the age of twenty-three, she already feels like her life has become a predictable routine. That is, until she meets a mysterious doryman and his cat on the beach, followed by an unexpected run-in with an American sailor. Each man will undeniably change the course of her life forever.
The Mosque Hill Fortune (The Sons of Masguard, Book One)
Series: The Sons of Masguard, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 83,080. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Pirates, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
The first installment in a series from Vivienne Mathews, this anthropomorphic tale is sure to strike a chord with fans of “Redwall,” “Watership Down,” and “Warriors.” Centered on a rivalry between two otter captains and the ancient threat that brings them together, it is an adventure-fantasy on the open sea, described by the author as “’Wind in the Willows’ with pirates.”
Programed For Murder
Price: Free! Words: 91,000. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A young scientist figures out how to connect DNA to silicone computers to create true artificial intelligence. A discovery worth billions. Then he's murdered and his notes disappear. As good guys and bad guys seem to switch roles, ex-PI Tommy Case, who only wants to sail off to the S. Pacific, must untangle them. All at the cost of loved ones and his dreams.
Borrowed Things
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 117,910. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Borrowed Things is set in North Carolina, alternating between Durham and a fictional coastal town on the Lockwood Folly River. Anne Gray, a woman with a troubled past, finds a new home in the dying town of Pearl where she releases the memories of two failed marriages as she sails the waters of the Innercoastal Canal with a haunted Latino priest and an elderly woman who wears No Fear t-shirts.
Reenie Gyse
Price: Free! Words: 16,790. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
(4.00)
Young Elof retraces his father's voyage around the world in a wooden yawl until charming Reenie Gyse, an aging denizen of a city marina, draws him from his course. Will he remember who he is before he loses himself completely to her spell? "A captivating tale of Norse Gods, sea witches and a hero in denial."
The Raft
Price: Free! Words: 71,660. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
(5.00)
Anything goes aboard the Raft. The ramshackled, mosquito fleet has no law or authority. The Raft's ships clog the waterways of the Puget Sound, exploiting a loophole in the tax code to thumb their noses at the Government.
Belize Bruce's Footsteps to Belize
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,010. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This book, Footsteps to Belize, concentrates on how to travel and what you need to do to prepare so you can have a wonderful trip to Belize, what to bring, what to expect and what to do and most importantly, what to avoid during your travels.
Follow Your Dreams - The Voyage of the Southern Cross
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 93,720. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Michael C. Neitzel along with his wife Christel and their son and daughter spent close to two years sailing from British Columbia through the wonders of the South Pacific Islands to Australia in their 36-foot sailboat Southern Cross.