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Tempest of the Timber
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,050. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Most lumberjacks wanted what came in bottles and corsets in the nearest lumber town saloon, but Matthias Timmermann wanted out of the logging camps and into the arms of Annabella, a beautiful German girl working in a boarding house. On October 8, 1871, there was more than desire burning. The people of Peshtigo and the Sugar Bushes ran for the rivers and creeks trying to outrun the fire storm.
A Merchant Seaman's Survival - An Autobiography - An Escape Story of World War II
Price: $6.89 USD. Words: 53,510. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012 by Allan J. Sweeney. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » War
This is a true-life World War 2 escape story. Edward J Sweeney’s merchant ship was sunk by a German raider, which led to hair-raising escapes from jails in France and Spain. He was re-captured and escaped from a German troop train on the way to a labour camp; a concentration camp in Argeles Sur Mer, France; and from the notorious labour concentration camp at Miranda de Ebro, in Spain...
The Caroline
Price: Free! Words: 2,230. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Susan Unwin is an emigrant sailing from England to Australia in the Nineteenth century. Tragedy befalls the ship and they are close to sinking, but an American captain finds them adrift in the middle of the ocean and offers help. As the ship struggles towards its destination, Susan’s daydreams torment her with her own tragedy.
The Book of Dreams
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 45,770. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A novelist whose works are based on dreams here provides vivid dreams from over a lifetime that not only inspired a number of literary works, but are artistic creations themselves.
Brody and the Skypirates
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 310. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2011 by Skypirate Productions. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Perky little tale of a boy named Brody and his adventures with the skypirates. A great bedtime read for all little people.
Pirates Who - Foo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,050. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
This action comedy book has been written by a PYP student for primary grade students to entertain and improve English vocabulary. It shows how rivals and enemies learn to co-operate and become allies when faced with adversity. The story in no way demeans different nationalities or casts aspersions on different races, religions or physical characteristics of people.
Migration
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 82,180. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2011 by Lava Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Adventure » General
With the pending transfer of control of Hong Kong from the British to the People's Republic of China, those in fear of certain prosecution flee. 10,000 migrants board a ship operated by the criminal Triad in hopes of a new life in America. Lonsu Wai-can gives up her life in fear of execution, now she must survive the horrors at sea on board the Kamishu.
Trouble Aboard the Hawaiian Paradise: A Denali Hawthorne Cruise Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,570. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Lucky Denali is enjoying spring break with her Aunt Carolyn on a cruise ship, the Hawaiian Paradise. But when a friend is accused of a crime, Denali investigates to clear her name.
Spooky Ghost Stories: A Collection of 15-Minute Ghost Stories
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Book Sets · 15-Minute Ghost Stories. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,340. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2011 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
A ship sails into port, running fast ahead of a storm. No one in the town thinks she will make it to shore, but she does. That's when the townsfolk discover something strange. There is no one on board! The ship is filled with provisions, water, and everything needed, except a crew. Find out the secret of the ship, and read these other spooky ghost stories.
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.