Books tagged: sailing

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Long Voyage Back
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 139,690. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2012 by Permuted. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
WHEN THE BOMBS CAME, ONLY THE LUCKY ESCAPED. IN THE HORROR THAT FOLLOWED, ONLY THE STRONG WOULD SURVIVE. The voyage of the trimaran Vagabond began as a pleasure cruise on the Chesapeake Bay. Then came the War Alert … the unholy glow on the horizon … the terrifying reports of nuclear destruction. In the days that followed, it became clear just how much chaos was still to come.
Who the hell is Stokey Woodall?
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 73,860. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Woodall's credentials as a writer are that he has lived and is a natural storyteller. He's sailed over 300,000 miles including 30 trips across the Atlantic,survived being ship wrecked in the Red Sea,been locked in a bordello in Caracas and was pursued by angry Argentinean sailors during the Falklands war.His English teacher, who said "you will not go far" would be proud. Paul Gelder YM.
Hostage in the Highlands
Series: Wallace Boys, Book 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,100. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
This is the ninth in the Wallace Boys series. Following their adventure in London and Cornwall, the boys go to the far north-west of Scotland. They meet up with Richard Hannay, a boy of their own age, the grandson of the famous John Buchan character in 'The Thirty-nine Steps'. They also encounter a desperate band of IRA terrorists!
Reef
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 93,190. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
While snorkeling on a reef near the island of Grand Turk in the Caribbean, Dave Flynn and Chris Neil come across the broken wing of a small aircraft—-a discovery which sets in motion a relentless chain of events that turn their idyllic lifestyle into a nightmare. Something of value is aboard the plane and a number of people believe Dave and Chris to be the key to finding it.
Sailing Lessons
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,440. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / Water Sports, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
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James is bored. Friends, school and home have all turned sour and now he's stuck on a holiday with Mum while Dad is away on business. Enter Izzy, a sailing-mad girl who offers to teach James to sail too. Tacking, hiking, capsizing: Through his sailing lessons with Izzy James learns to come to terms with life back home and finds that this holiday isn't so bad after all.
Sebastian and the Invisible Island, Book1: Adrift
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,490. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
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Sebastian Linus Youngfield is sailing the world with his parents, Cameron and Anne, when their voyage takes a dramatic turn in the South Pacific. A massive storm blows in leaving Sebastian adrift at sea in a small dinghy. To survive the adventures ahead, he must cast fear into the depths and summon every skill learned in his young life.
Journey of Shadows
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,510. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(4.00)
Whisked from her home in the middle of the night, Dani must endure strange companions and stranger lands in order to find the family she has never known and harness the power she never wanted. Will she open her mind to the possibilities of her world or will her skepticism and inaction doom them all?
Eurymedon
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 102,430. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Tom Banks and his father, Alistair, find themselves embroiled in the theft of an ancient and valuable relic, Eurymedon's jewel encrusted sword. Along with Helena, a librarian from Malta, they are presumed guilty by the police, and with his father kidnapped, Tom is forced to go on the run to clear their names.
Moments of the Heart, A Book of Poems and Short Prose
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,480. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
This 40-page volume of poetry and short stories will provide moments of reflection, laughter, and reading enjoyment to those who appreciate the melody of a sentence, the cadence of a rhyme, and the revelation of good prose.
Crown of Creation: 2046 - Two Nations, One Murder
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,690. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
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It is 2046, 20 years after the Second Civil War. A skier is killed in Telluride, Colorado, now part of the Republic of Franklin. Adam Henry, a Denver detective, investigates. His quest for the killer brings him back East where he encounters the elusive terrorist organization, the Crown of Creation. Who killed the skier, and why? And how has America changed?