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Travels with a Donkey in the Cévennes: New Annotated Edition
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,420. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2017 by INDEX ebooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
"Travels with a Donkey in the Cévennes" (1879) is one of Robert Louis Stevenson's earliest published works and is considered a pioneering classic of outdoor literature. It is also one of the earliest accounts of hiking and camping outdoors as a recreational activity.
Beware of the Apples (Inside Story 16)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,640. Language: British English. Published: May 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
The Wicked Queen (from Snowdrop or Snow White) plots with Long John Silver (from Treasure Island) to ruin the two stories with her drugged apples. It’s Jam’s job to stop them. Jam’s adventures thrill and amuse readers young and old. (Story length 13 600 words)
Orbit the Sun - part four - End Days
Series: Orbit the Sun. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,210. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2014 by Caelin Day. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Earthrise is out of control and heading the wrong way. The command structure has collapsed and gangs are starting to roam the space station. If that wasn’t bad enough Jennifer has betrayed Mathew’s trust, and the fox has been given permission to look after the chickens.
Orbit the Sun - part three- Riot and Disorder
Series: Orbit the Sun. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,440. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2014 by Caelin Day. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Mathew is out of his comfort zone, he has to work out how to take the space station closer to the sun. It needs all his attention, but he can’t get the Russian woman out of his mind, or that the commander has accused him of plotting to take over Earthrise. He was sure a murderer was aboard, but it’s possible that everyone is just losing their memory, and now there’s the green glow.
Iceman - Part One - On The Ice
Series: The Iceman. Price: Free! Words: 11,440. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014 by Caelin Day. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
For a pilot a forced landing is their worst nightmare. The forced landing of an airliner, on the frigid ice fields of Antarctica, is unimaginable. As winter draws its white cloak over the continent, rescue becomes impossible; hope slips away, and the ice entombs its victims. Years pass, generations come and go: alien contact is made, and the planet is subjugated. Now the future depends on one man
Orbit the Sun - part two - A Far Longer Journey
Series: Orbit the Sun. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,370. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014 by Caelin Day. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
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Earthrise has left orbit, and with its reluctant passengers is thrust into the unknown; but as the crew and guests come to terms with their journey, they are unaware that the encounter with Nemesis has affected them in a way that they have yet to discover.
Orbit the Sun - part one - Into the Unknown
Series: Orbit the Sun. Price: Free! Words: 21,080. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2014 by Caelin Day. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
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A hotel at the edge of space; a close encounter with an asteroid, and a journey that no-one expected, go to prove that space tourism is the destination for those who have been everywhere, but not the place you want to be when things go wrong.
Over his Shoulder
Price: $1.35 USD. Words: 65,240. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies
A study of the aesthetics of the masculine novel of action and the romance form in the late Victorian and Edwardian periods.
The Legend of Quone-Loc-Sie - part five - All or Nothing
Series: The Legend of Quone-Loc-Sie · The Company Wars Chronicle. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,480. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2013 by Caelin Day. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Not all victories are secured on the battlefield: sometimes in the face of defeat we hand our adversary success simply by accepting we cannot win. When it seems all the options have gone maybe all that is needed is confidence, and maybe an edge…
Rhea - Prequel
Price: Free! Words: 6,760. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2013 by Caelin Day. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
This short story is a prequel to the Company Wars Chronicle, and over time it will become a longer work that will tell what was never revealed in the series.