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Sailor talk: Essential words and phrases in 6 languages
Price: $15.99 USD. Words: 12,670. Language: American English. Published: January 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Transportation, Nonfiction » Transportation » Ocean transport
Every experienced sailor can recommend you this book for the easy-to-read and intuitive language.
The Last Sailors: The Final Days of Working Sail
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 12,710. Language: American English. Published: January 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Engineering (General)
In 1980, Neil Hollander embarked on a two-year voyage on board a 10m sailboat. With this boat he experienced the harsh side of boat-travelling in the Pacific and the toll that 25,000 miles take on your body.
America Jones: The Beginning
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 6,810. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Pirates
Young America Jones is sailing upon the seven seas when her ship is attacked by the evil pirate Singing Bob. Will America find her bravery? Will she remember the lessons her parents taught her? Short in the length, but rich in language, this story engages young readers with adventure, bravery, singing, and friendship.
Into the Mystic
Price: Free! Words: 67,900. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
What if there were a story that had the magic of E.T., the action of ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’, the tension of ‘JAWS’, the humor of ‘The Hangover’ plus romance, twists, a man coming of age and a jolting end? After four friends discover a lost island, Mermaids agree to help free one of them captured by neighboring Sirens, but only under certain conditions.
Saltlands – Isten Után
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,450. Language: Hungarian. Published: December 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
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Mintha csak az Apokalipszis ismételné önmagát: a Sóság, a kiszáradt tengerek hagyatéka tajtékot vet, ahogy a gépesített horda elözönli. A sósivatag lakosai menekülni kényszerülnek: vitorlásaikba szállnak, s a szélre bízzák sorsukat. Ellenségeik állítólag az Istenüket keresve prédálják fel a világot – a Sóságon várná őket? Ha igen, túlélhetik-e a vele való találkozást?
On the Wind
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 29,730. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography
Anyone who has stood on the deck of a boat under sail, dreamed of far off places, or felt even a tinge of wanderlust will delight in this often tongue-in cheek tale of chasing the wind at sea. You’ll laugh, be enchanted by people, places, and sea life – and may even shed a tear or two along the way.
Harper's Treasure
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,990. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2016 by Deslise Publications. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
An encounter with an old nemesis, a treasure map and a card-carrying computer geek leads to a fortune greater than Jolene ever imagined.
Pulpits and Plain Sailing
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 130,810. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2016 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
After leaving the Merchant Navy Kevin Cooney started out on his own with a humble engineering shop. A chance encounter led him to specialise in manufacturing stainless steel components for yachts, and it wasn't long before he caught the sailing bug himself. Thanks to ingenuity and determination Kevin managed to make Cooney Marine successful.
Murder on Stockton Island
Series: Jake Kingsley Apostle Island Mysteries. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 106,780. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Another Jake Kingsley Apostle Islands mystery! A body is found on Stockton Island! The victim is a friend of Jake Kingsley and his colleague, Professor Charles Stanton. Who killed her and why? Their chosen beach bum lifestyle is disrupted as their investigation proceeds through the lives of the rich and famous and unexpected events with unexpected consequences including sabotage and danger!
In the Heart of the Sea | Summary
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,380. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2016 by Summary Station. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » Expeditions & Discoveries
One of the things that makes this book so much more interesting is that there are different accounts from different persons who went through the ordeal, as well as experiences of past and more recent men who have been in the same or similar position as the men of the Essex. This book highlighted the fight, bravery, and sacrifice these men went through....