Books tagged: south america

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Smoking Jimi
Price: $3.29 USD. Words: 82,030. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
It's 1999, the year we were supposed to party, and in Smoking Jimi, former rock musician Chad Peery (Steppenwolf, Bob Welch) whips up a wild, 90's-flavored road adventure loaded with enough sex, drugs, rock-n-roll, and over-the-top perversion to satisfy any craving. Smoking Jimi starts like a slow blues, and cranks up the volume for a smash-the-guitars, raucous ending. The van's ready, you coming?
Guyana 2002
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,580. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Ten pupils and a schoolteacher are led on a month long trip around Guyana,including a jungle trek into the interior.
The Edge of Time
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 113,200. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
This novel uses metaphysical realities to explore emotional healing, religion and politics. The novel consists of three interwoven stories. The main character of the first story is a young man who suddenly awakens to who he really is. In his struggle to fully remember, he gets help form the characters of the other two stories. The overall tone of the novel is earthy, upbeat and humorous.
The Grateful Unrich: Revolution in 50 Countries
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 182,480. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Covering fifty countries on six continents over a twenty-year span- Henderson asks the hard social, political and economic questions while vagabonding his way around the world. Invoking the wit and humor of Twain and the curiosity of Kerouac- Henderson discovers himself, humanity and revolutionary politics through encounters with God’s chosen people - the global poor.
Cruising Cape Horn and Patagonia
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,070. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Cape Horn has long been a place of adventure, history and fear. Almost every ocean sailor has had a dream of sailing round Cape Horn. It is the ultimate sailing challenge. Join this couple as they take a cruise round Cape Horn on the 70,000 ton cruise ship Splendour of the Seas. Afterwards they returned to spend ten days exploring Patagnia.
Brazil Beaches and Waterfalls
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,200. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Brazil is one of the most interesting and diverse countries on earth. It is a great tourist destination. This is the story of a couples two weeks vacation in Brazil and the story of the places that they visited and the people that they met. Not everything was as straightforward as expected but overall the holiday was an exciting adventure.
Tracks and Horizons: 26 Countries on a Motorcycle
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,970. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Motorcycles, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
In the 60's, Carlos Caggiani traveled to 26 countries on an old motorcycle with hardly a penny to his name. He suffered famine, intense weather, was chased by the FBI, was shot at in Bolivia, and even survived a serious accident. The experiences in this book demonstrate a human being's tenacity and triumph in the face of adversity.
Heritage Hispanic-American Style/Patrimonio Hispanoamericano
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 119,830. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Reference
Heritage Hispanic-American Style is a rich, entertaining bilingual cultural compendium of facts that surveys the vast Hispanic/Spanish culture, from its birthplace in Spain to the lands of the new world where its language, religion, and customs greatly influence two continents.
Daveland
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 84,450. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Daveland is a darkly humorous memoir written like a novel about a man who leaves everything to write and travel. He thought he would chase a little Spanish and tango, only to find that something was chasing him. Welcome to Daveland.
Holiday Of A Lifetime ... Never Again!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,220. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
A fascinating and funny guide to Peru – marking the centenary of the rediscovery of the Incas’ ‘lost’ city of Machu Picchu. Just 100 years after the American explorer Hiram Bingham III made his startling revelation, two sixtysomething Brits reveal how they followed in his footsteps. Taking a few extras ... aches, pains, the merciless Bicester Bug, and a strange gaggle of fellow tourists.