Books tagged: sailing

The adult filter is active; there may be additional content. To view this content, click the "Adult Content" button above to change your filtering option.

Found 339 results (Try using more keywords)

Stormy Seas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,000. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General
Managing the family boat business while her father recovers from an operation is no problem for Mina – until she falls for the new client. Dean is hell-bent on not complicating his life with love, but his heart – and Mina - have other ideas. She has until his boat is finished to change his mind.
Voyage of the Maiatla with the Naked Canadian: One Family's Mexican Odyssey
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 187,520. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing
Imagine swimming, surrounded by hundreds of Giant Manta Rays on the Sea of Cortez, or riding the tail of a hurricane towards Hawaii while a second storm threatens to overtake your boat from behind. Become crew and the fifth crew member of this sailing family. Let Andy Gunson's witty style transport you to exotic ports, as he takes you along on a deeper journey of love, friendships and family.
Débrouillard
Price: Free! Words: 5,700. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2011 by Beating Windward Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is a short story about Kendall, a sailor stuck in Venezuela, who needs to figure out what to do now that the boat's captain has given up sailing and is flying back to the States. Does he find someone to help him sail the boat home or backpack around South America? And what's that third option he's too busy to notice?
Cry For Justice
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 82,630. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Adventure » Action
(5.00)
An exciting thriller that takes readers inside one of the nation’s most exclusive bastions of wealth; Palm Beach. The story follows hot-shot attorney Jason Justice as he delves into the affairs of a young girl who needs assistance in locating her missing step father who may have not only staged her mother's suicide, he also vanished with her family fortune.
Planet Explorers Disney Cruise Line: A Travel Guidebook for Kids
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,840. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » People & Places / United States / Other, Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises
A Disney Cruise Line vacation is a dream come true! There’s the open ocean, exotic ports of call...and lots of Disney characters on board to keep you entertained. Not to mention the awesome Oceaneers Clubs, pools, on board waterslides, fireworks shows at sea, and practically a whole deck designed just for kids. Pick up Planet Explorers Disney Cruise Line before you go so you don't miss a thing.
Driftwood Houses: A Key West Story Sequence
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,750. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
"Driftwood Houses" belongs in the Florida Fiction tradition. It exposes and celebrates the daily ironies, heartbreaks and triumphs of ordinary people as they fumble their ways through daily existence. In a Key West setting these struggles are personified in a masterfully sketched array of characters, dramatizing the victories and defeats in a world that seems uncertain and often unjust.
Overboard
Price: Free! Words: 16,820. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
Brenna's summer vacation on a ship sailing to the Florida Keys turns deadly when her best friend goes missing... (2012's YA Novelette)
Taking the Sea: Perilous Waters, Sunken Ships, and the True Story of the Legendary Wrecker Captains
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 106,390. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Ocean transport, Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
This book showcases the heart-beating salvages and “wondrous death-defying finales” (Kirkus Reviews) by the important wreckers. Readers will see how innovation marched to change the maritime world, and as the most acclaimed wrecker, Captain T.P.H. Whitelaw, observed: “A terrible, always hungry monster, with long white teeth is the sea. A smiling witch one day—a monster the next.”
Greatest Voyages. Murder, Mutiny & Mayhem.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 136,420. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
THRILLING NARRATIVES OF MUTINY, MURDER AND PIRACY Tales of Shipwreck and Disaster, with accounts of Providential Escapes and heart-rending fatalities. Shipwreck may be ranked among the greatest evils which man can experience. It is never void of danger, frequently of fatal issue, and invariably productive of regret.
Marina Melee
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,980. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
George H. Marshall III has it all - women, money, and his so-called career in the family oil business. Determined to prove that he is more than a spoiled, womanizing, over-aged adolescent, George buys Porto da Vida Marina on the island of São Jorge. How hard can it be to run a marina on a tropical island?