Books tagged: sailing

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The Glass Dragon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,800. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
One man's tale of surviving cancer and fulfilling a childhood dream for sailing a 25 foot Coronado solo from New York to Florida.
18 Endless Summers of Sailing
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 50,110. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing
18 Endless Summers of Sailing is a high adventure, true to life story of Bob and Gail's sailing around the world and extensive inland traveling. Tulum111, a Kelly Peterson 44-foot sailboat, and Mother Ocean carried these two voyagers around the globe safely.
Darwin: Origin of a Cookbook
Price: Free! Words: 40. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » General, Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Fantasy
A 24-page comic involving Darwin, talking tortoises, and culinary exploration.
Shipwrecked in Paradise
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 40,520. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
For some the call of adventure is just too much. Julie Waterman never had a quiet life. One of 7 children, her life was always busy. At 23 she was running a cleaning company, employing over 400 people. But at 35 a new challenge beckoned. After buying a yacht, Julie gave it all up for an once-in-a-lifetime voyage across the world, single-handed.
British Virgin Islands Short Sailing Trip Haiku Impressions with Photographs
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,520. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
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Experience exploring the British Virgin Islands under sail in photographs. Travel between several different moorings with no agenda. The wind and horizon act as your guides. Skim the waves between lush green uninhabited islands. Join our short sailing trip between the different breathtaking lush isles. The brief Haiku impressions included tell a simple story about each amazing discovery.
Patrick Tracy: Abandoned
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,080. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
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Book One - A historical adventure about the author's actual 5th great grandfather, Patrick Tracy, who was born in 1711 on a farm in Ireland. Orphaned at the age of ten after his parents died, Patrick went to live with his uncle. Wanting nothing to do with the boy, Uncle Robert sent his nephew on a one-way ticket aboard a cargo ship bound for Boston and told never to return. This is his story.
Life on the Water: Logbooks and Journals
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,820. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Transportation » Ocean transport
A brief account of living in the Cook Islands, South Pacific (1991) and logbooks of the three summers I spent on the Whimsey, a wooden sailboat I built in 2003 and sailed around the Strait of Georgia, British Columbia. As well, in 2004, I canoed the St John River in New Brunswick. Come learn along with me as I discovered, by times slowly and always with delight, what a life on the water entailed.
The Curse of the Lonesome Mariner (Part 3)
Series: The Curse of the Lonesome Mariner. Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 24,870. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Part 3: Straight by name and straight-laced by nature, Harry’s on a mission to sail a small boat 200 miles to reconcile with his father. The last thing Harry needs is any complications. But when Harry’s brother entrusts him with a dog called Lacey, life suddenly gets very unpredictable. The fun loving terrier sets out to show Harry what life’s really all about, with disastrous consequences.
The Curse of the Lonesome Mariner (Part 2)
Series: The Curse of the Lonesome Mariner. Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 31,140. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Part 2: Straight by name and straight-laced by nature, Harry’s on a mission to sail a small boat 200 miles to reconcile with his father. The last thing Harry needs is any complications. But when Harry’s brother entrusts him with a dog called Lacey, life suddenly gets very unpredictable. The fun loving terrier sets out to show Harry what life’s really all about, with disastrous consequences.
Nautical Terms: A Dictionary
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,830. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014 by Altiora Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries, Nonfiction » General reference » Catalogs
Since the beginning, seafarers have put to sea and crossed oceans in often hazardous voyages. Today, the contribution of these traders, fishermen, explorers and warriors remains in their rich language. There are hundreds of expressions that people use every day that comes from the nautical world. It is interesting to know what they are and where they come from. Add this eBook to your collection.