Books tagged: sailing adventure

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Twins Sail Into Adventure
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,040. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Pirates
Twins, Nia and Ngaire along with their dog “Lik-lik” sail from their New Guinea home to explore an island and the reefs around it. Little do they know that they will be sailing straight into a host of dangers, shipwreck, komodo dragons, giant squid, and most deadly of all, criminals with guns who are determined to keep their secret at all cost. An exciting read for children age 8 to 13.
The Tahiti Syndrome-Hawaiian Style
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 172,250. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing
The Tahiti Syndrome Hawaiian Style is an introspective journey taken under sail into the very heart of the Great Pacific Ocean to the magnificent Hawaiian archipelago. The author seeks life and love while attempting to ascertain the meaning of life as seen from the deck of a 52 foot ketch, the sailing vessel Maiatla II.
Tiller Towards Trouble!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,490. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Dermot trains new youth sailors on the finer skills of crewing or team techniques and ends up learning a few things himself. Together they embark on a sailing adventure with Captain Thomas, Eva and Mr. Séamus outside of their safe harbor to discover their independence and how polluted their beautiful ocean is. Can they find a creative solution to the plastic prison?
Two Clowns Cross the Pacific in a Small Boat
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,760. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing, Nonfiction » Transportation » Navigation
Tells of a sailing journey from San Diego to Australia in a 40 foot sailing boat. Covers Mexico, French Polynesia, Cook Islands, Tonga and Fiji. Also has a chapter on various events "that were too much fun," for the crew. Includes useful detail on various formalities required in the respective ports of call.
Seize The Day
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,740. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
A stunning account of seven years on the seven seas sailing from London to Singapore, the first lap of a 65,000 mile circumnavigation in their 35' ketch. An exciting account of preparations, voyaging and much nuts-and-bolts sailing information. They encounter:joy, freedom, paradise, friendly island people, gales, robbery and shipwreck. Shirley says "Togetherness is - being seasick holding hands."
Go to Sea
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,050. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing
Have you ever watched a sailboat slip from its dock and cruise out to sea? Have you wanted to go along? "Go to Sea" gives you all the reasons to climb aboard a sailing adventure with your family. With plenty of links to cruising resources, web pages, and equipment information, Go to Sea is a must have for every new sailor wanting to cruise.
Tales of Luna C
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 47,990. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises
Have you ever wanted to toss everything and sail away? This couple did. Climb aboard the sailing vessel "Luna C" and escape for a few hours with a humorous tale of living on the tropical seas. Grab your favorite boat drink, sit back, and laugh your way through the Caribbean Islands. Come on! You know you want to.
Caroline
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 48,580. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Logan Roberts risks everything to sail his ketch, Caroline, in a single-handed, round the world race. Along the way, he encounters danger and death, loyalty and betrayal, love and life on a voyage of spiritual awakening and self-discovery.
Two Fools And A Cat
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 37,550. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
When Kim, Jazzymyne and their cat leave Los Angeles, California on New Year's Day they have no idea where the wind will take them. Their second day at sea they are caught in a violent storm. They struggle back to land and upon attempting to anchor near an island off the coast of Mexico, Kim breaks her hand. Conflict looms when Jazzymyne tires of the hardships and wants to go home.
Atlantic Circle
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,300. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Marriage
(5.00)
A wonderfully unorthodox account of a transatlantic voyage and European cruise by a young woman who, though married to a sailor, has no desire to be a "salt" and who may be the best writer the sea has produced in a very long time. A Dolphin Book of the Month Club selection.