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Lethe
Price: Free! Words: 74,990. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
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Dan Tompkins, dead of supernatural causes at age 22, washes up on Lethe, where souls go to forget life and strive for Elysium. Pining for Gina, the love he left behind, Dan wants out. He teams with rogue soul Marco Sabonis to find a way back to the land of life. The Elysial powers are not amused. There may be Hell to pay.
Fiddler's Rest
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,220. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2010 by Fido Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General
Full-figured Romance author Meghan Mason’s coincidence-driven purchase of a derelict Beaufort River house propels her into a plot of misunderstanding, deception, and danger as intricate as her own book plots.
The Mariner's Ghost
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,650. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
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In the early 19th century, a 14-year-old English boy floats alone in the ocean, his ship and his family lost in a great storm. The ghost of an ancient mariner appears, assuring him that he will survive and that great things await him. Rescued by an English warship, John Terrell begins a life of service in the Royal Navy. With the help of his shipmates and his ghostly mentor, his adventures begin.
The Fiddler's Gun
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,970. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
America is on the brink of war with England, and Fin Button is about to come undone. She’s had it with the dull life of the orphanage, and she’s ready to marry Peter and escape the ever-watchful Sister Hilde. But an unexpected bond forms between Fin and the fiddle-playing cook, Bartimaeus, setting her on a course for the high seas of the American Revolution.
Stamping Ground
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 53,000. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2010 by Colin Rock. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Philip has invented a space probe to fly up through the ozone hole. Trouble is he needs a cat as passenger and, amazingly, none of his selfish mates will help him out. Meanwhile Zane's bossy sister, Susy, is very concerned that old Rosie, owner of the local junk shop, is being evicted. To raise money she decides to hold a spectacular event. Zane and his horrid friends must help her cause! But the
Meira II The Seahorse
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,880. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
When an old friend finds her in Paris Meira knows her enemies are close. She runs south, to the Sun, where she joins the crew of yacht that turns out to be much more than a simple pleasure craft. Has she escaped, or have they trapped her?
Robert's Ride
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,910. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Coming of age
Born in a small town in rural Georgia, Robert is placed in a foster home after being orphaned at five. After too long, he is finally one of the lucky ones. He struggles to make sure his new adoptive mother likes him and wants to keep him, in spite of the fact that she really has no idea what to do with a child. Robert desperately tries to figure out to read her and please her. Can it work out?
Rhescue
Price: Free! Words: 26,320. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Rhes is looking for a new home earth for his dying planet. Crashing here he is saved by the twins Robin and Robina. Promising to help them in return if trouble comes. It does, and he is only just able to beat the evil Rex and his gang after many adventures, with the help of all his special equipment. With a ship hijacking, near drowning, shooting, and more. his life is full of exciting adventures.
Rich Johnson’s Guide to Trailer Boat Sailing
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 85,160. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2010 by NorLights Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
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A trailerable sailboat is the ideal way to explore the country -- wherever there is water. To make the most of this exciting lifestyle, owners of trailerable sailboats need three things -- an understanding of the boat and how to use it; knowledge about the tow vehicle and trailer used to transport the boat; and a spirited sense of adventure to live the dream. This book will help you get started.
Life Was A Cabaret: A Tale of Two Fools, A Boat, and a Big-A** Ocean
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 58,520. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2009 by Moonlight Mesa Associates. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A rollicking, award-winning travel memoir that details a hilarious six years aboard the sloop, Cabaret, as the author manages to stay afloat for 25,000 miles of fun and adventure from Alaska to the South Pacific. A terrific read for sailors or those who love adventure stories and sea yarns. If you're planning to go to sea, this book is a MUST! Audacious and bold!