Books tagged: shipwrecks

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Legacy of the Fallen Angel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,980. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Jim and Vikki sit out hurricane season in Key West, poring over manifests of shipwrecks. Vikki longs for a child; her husband is focused on finding sunken treasure. When the two find discrepancies in the manifest of an 1822 Spanish fishing vessel, the couple decides to find out what the Fallen Angel was really carrying in her hold. Many dangers thwart their efforts to uncover the Angel's legacy.
The Lighthouse Keeper A Cautionary Tale
Price: Free! Words: 910. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Pirates, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
A hapless children's picture book tale of a lighthouse keeper who, well, just isn't very good at his job... or is he?
A Light Rises in a Dark World
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 115,320. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Christian » Fantasy
A rejected boy who only desires his father's approval. A band of children sold by their parents for food. A disgraced monk and his dog sent on one last quest. A Faith ready for revolution. Two civilizations of spirits and steam trapped in a war they cannot end. In Akiniwazi, the Land of the Seven Freshwater Seas, the war between Heaven and Hell is joined, and all souls hang in the balance.
Fae Visions of the Mediterranean: An Anthology of Horrors and Wonders of the Sea
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 43,920. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2016 by Futurefire.net Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
The Mediterranean is a liquid road connecting places and people. Ships, words and stories travel on its waves—sometimes fantastic creatures, hide in the hold. This speculative fiction anthology collects twenty-four pieces of bizarre, dark fiction and poetry, new and old; caring sea monsters, still dripping and briny; brave mermaids, merciless ghosts and bizarre creatures.
Cape Town's Visible Shipwrecks: A Guide for Explorers
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,890. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Transportation » Ocean transport
Explore Cape Town's maritime history with this illustrated mini guide to the visible shipwrecks along the coast of the Cape Peninsula. Discover where the visible shipwrecks along the Cape Peninsula coastline are, how to reach them, and their history. Craft an itinerary of historical substance and outdoor experiences as you delve into the links that Cape Town has to the historical ocean economy.
Lost Treasures of the Tropical Variety
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,180. Language: American English. Published: March 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » General reference » Curiosities & wonders, Nonfiction » History » Expeditions & Discoveries
Explore a mysterious realm encompassing billions of dollars in lost artifacts, loot, and priceless heritage sunken leagues below the seas hundreds of years ago. Treasures of the Tropical Variety is a guidebook designed to recount historical facts of lost ocean riches observed from new perspectives, and stimulate further contribution to restoring world marine heritage by sharing this research.
Day Tripping: Kayak Wisconsin Door County Peninsula Bluffs, Beaches, Lighthouses, and Shipwrecks
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,890. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Kayaking, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
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Door County Peninsula is a premier kayaking destination with 300 miles of shoreline vacillating between towering bluffs to pristine sandy beaches. Discover historic lighthouses, nature areas, and century old shipwrecks. This fun to read guidebook provides all the launch sites with driving directions and GPS coordinates for day paddles that you can customize to your own desires and abilities.
The Scapegoat
Series: The Asker Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 127,290. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Newlyweds Cedric and Doris Asker sail for New Zealand aboard the Elingamite. But they become separated when the ship sinks near the Three Kings Islands with the loss of many lives. The Askers strive to overcome tragedy, disaster, business failure, and a wrongful murder conviction.
The Mahogany Ship
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,830. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Does the legendary Mahogany Ship exist? Robert Cabriata and his campground friends hope so. The mysterious wreck had eluded treasure hunters for over one hundred years, but now the search was different — there was money involved, a government reward of fifty-thousand dollars. And lucky for Robert and his friends an old seaman gives them a clue that could take them straight to the ship.
The Wreck of the Whaleship Essex: The History of the Shipwreck That Inspired Moby Dick
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,080. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2014 by BookCaps. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
In 1820, a sperm whale attacked and sunk the Whaleship Essex. 2000 miles off the coast of South America, the crew knew it would be a true feat to survive and make it to shore--any shore. It’s story became legendary; Ralph Waldo Emerson wrote about it; Edgar Allen Poe incorporated details of it in his only novel; and, most notoriously of them all, it served as the inspiration for Herman Melville’