Books tagged: survival at sea

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Sole Survivor: The Story of Kaza of Theseus
Series: Melody and the Pier to Forever. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 61,370. Language: American English. Published: March 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Kaza's country, Theseus, is invaded by Necrolius Anaxagorius' Gyssians, who destroy it utterly. He is the sole survivor. He must somehow make it to a fleet of mutineers fleeing east along the great Pier known as Ae Infinitus, led by the newly crowned Vanerrincourtian king. Kaza has thousands of miles to travel, and mortal danger waits at every turn.
After the Galaxy
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 66,800. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America
Captain Dave Shoemaker's account of the crisis on the Fishing Vessel Galaxy ranks as one of the great stories of sea survival. No one knew of the plight of his vessel, 30 miles southwest of the Pribilofs, the remote fur seal islands north of the Aleutian Chain; even if they did know, rescue units were hours away. Their circumstance was hopeless, yet 23 of 26 men and women would ultimately survive.
The Quadrant: Landfall
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 159,160. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The Quadrant: Landfall is the last in a 3-volume narrative journey set in 19th century New England and on the high seas. In this continuation of Vol. I (At the Mother of Waters) and Vol. II (At the Crossroads of Anjier), Maine native Capt. Ben Melchett and Welsh Romany seaman James Robertson face the crisis of separation on the Pacific.
The True Tale of Castaway Ann Saunders: A Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 4,190. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
This short story is based on the true story of a young woman named Ann Saunders who boarded a ship in the 1800’s with her fiance. She was headed to the New World and a new life until her ship foundered in stormy seas. What happens next dramatically changes her destiny... "This is a good way to spend an afternoon, it was sad, and although the ending was bittersweet it ended well."
Noah's Serendipitous Four-Hundred Seventeen Day Adventure
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,860. Language: American English. Published: July 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Noah’s Serendipitous Adventure is more than rain. It lasts more than 40 days and nights – 417 to be exact. This fictional account is based upon the Biblical narrative and laced with known archeological and engineering facts - melted with goodly amounts of imagination, romance and scientific rationale. Our hero is menaced by The Dragon, which leads to a final punch-up in order to save the world.
Into the Void
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 96,180. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Jake Bryant’s thirst for adventure led him to Alaska where he takes a job as a fisherman on a crab boat. Unfortunately for Jake, the hard work on the boat is the least of his worries as he and the other crew members battle more than the elements. They soon find themselves in the middle of illegal activities in international waters and begin the fight for their lives.