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A Memorable Weekend: A Short Story
By John Brinling
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,050. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2011. Category: Fiction
When Marge Harper decides to host a Special Olympian for the weekend, she knows only that he is somehow handicapped and is an avid skier. Despite her own infirmities--which are significant--she is sure she will be able to help her Olympian—until he turns the tables and changes how she sees the world.
Fall Line
By Marta Sprout
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,730. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2011 by StormRider Publishing. Category: Fiction
“The Bucket List” meets Ski Patrol in a deeply human story. Even heroes need rescuing – sometimes from themselves. High speed adrenaline junkies and the explosive world of first responders lead to a freak collision. SHORT NOVELS FOR BUSY PEOPLE, VOL. 3
Help2Ski
By David Mayman
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 5,220. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
Thank you for viewing page.If you are looking to ski for the first time or brush up on your technique then this is the book for you. I will take you through What to wear,Mindset for skiing,Your boots,ensure your Skis are right for you,how to use your skis,taking your first slide,Controlling your speed,Stopping,Turning, Parallel Turns,Carving.Reviewed by expert skiers this is the way to learn.
Nordic Nights
By Lise McClendon
Series: Alix Thorssen Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 91,250. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2011. Category: Fiction
Alix Thorssen, gallery owner and sleuth in Jackson, WY, fends for her stepfather when he is jailed for the murder of a Norwegian painter during a winter festival with ice sculptures, runes, ski racing, and mythology. Alix deals with an out-of-town boyfriend, an in-town wanna-be lover, a cranky mother, the gallery, and increasing danger to herself in this entertaining mystery. 'Solid, enticing.'
A Trail in the Snow
By Bernard Fancher
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,380. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2011. Category: Fiction
One warming winter afternoon, Will skis with his brother to a secluded and sleepy hamlet, encountering more of the past than the present.
Montana Midnight
By David Emil Henderson
Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 79,090. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2011 by Pine Tree Arts / Pine Tree Press. Category: Fiction
Against a background of national unrest, "Montana Midnight" paints a tense and often humorous portrait of a town caught in a fiery clash between environmental militants and corporate kingpins. Jackpine is the kind of town where every character knows everyone else. And Nathan Chambers is a young veteran with an expectant wife. Naturally, he gets the job of keeping the peace —a very dangerous job.
Skiing With God
By Jill Murphy Long
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 98,540. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011. Category: Fiction
In Heaven, there are 8,143 ski resorts. Ski enthusiast Joy heard rumors Heaven offered every type of skiing ever imagined and after skiing with God—that’s her job now, she knows these tales to be true. Part Zen, part Catholic, part fantasy, and part true, Skiing With God will keep skiing and its memories alive—especially when winter is months away or where snow is many miles down the road.
Invisible Snow
By Quinn Barrett
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 163,120. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2011. Category: Fiction
Invisible Snow is a classic family drama about wealth, power, greed, and redemption. Marriage is a delicate dance of power between lovers, but Kate and Paul Delacroix are strangers caught in a disparate union somewhere between betrayal and truth. Confronting their true selves for the first time results in an epic clash of wills where only one will prevail.
Backcountry Trail Pics
By Darin Letzring
Price: Free! Words: 1,050. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
In the past ten years, I've seen some really great scenery in the backcountry of the national parks and wilderness areas in the western United States. This book is meant to be a "quick read" in that it should only take 10-15 minutes to view, but I hope these pictures last alot longer than that in your mind. You might also want to keep it handy to review when you get sick and tired of the office.
Extreme Skiing and Psychedelic Mushrooms: The Art of Chasing Fear
By Jason Matthews
Price: Free! Words: 16,750. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2011. Category: Fiction
Extreme skiing and psychedelic mushrooms don't normally go together, but after Josh agrees to join Sam and Rudy on a backcountry adventure, he quickly realizes the trek is more than he bargained for. When the guys are joined by Tess, a ski instructor and the girl of Josh's dreams, he knows he'll do anything to impress her, even losing his wits on mind-altering drugs as he seeks to ski The Edge.