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How Not to Be a Tourist in London
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,520. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
‘How Not to be a Tourist in London’ gives you the inside dope that no other guidebook can provide. Packed with extraorinary facts and literally incredible stories about this great city, 'How Not to be a Tourist' is full of 'it' - secret, hidden, quirky knowledge that most visitors will simply never hear about. ユーモア 風刺
Murni's Very Personal Guide to Ubud
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,640. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Roy Thompson said "Secrets of Bali is the best book about the island written and published since 1990 ...". This time I concentrate just on Ubud, the cultural heart of Bali, which is a must for visitors to Bali. I've lived all my life in Ubud and have been involved in tourism: restaurant, shops, textiles, art, accommodation and spa, so I am sharing some of my knowledge, including some pitfalls.
The Cad
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 72,920. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Lazy likable Toby, incompetent tour guide and guardian angel to a group of Americans in Greece, has a love affair that threatens to make a solid citizen of him. Part of the Toby series. Foreign Matter, the flagship of the series, published in hardcover by Atheneum/Macmillan, New York. “A very, very funny book"—The West Coast Review of Books. “Enormously enjoyable”—Kirkus Reviews
The Lost Tourist Franchise
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,940. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Donald, just out of the Army and eager to see the sights, is mugged within minutes of his arrival in Washington,D. C. Luther, perhaps a good Samaritan, comes to his aid, offering him a chance to recoup his losses while touring Washington. Will Luther lead Donald astray? Will Donald come through with his ethics intact?
Cybertours: Walking Baker Street, London
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,700. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
As a Londoner I’d like to show you around one of my favourite parts of London using Google Earth. Today we’re going down Baker Street, famous of course for 221b Baker Street, the fictional home of Sherlock Holmes. But you'll be surprised how much more there is to Baker Street. Britain's most notorious bank robbery, one of Churchill's greatest war time secrets, the disappearing Duke . . .
Mexican Autumn
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,310. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
These inter-related short stories are set in a small Mexican fishing village, Bahia de los angeles--a real place in Baja California, 350 miles from the USA border. As the villagers largely depend upon American tourists for their income, many stories deal with the resulting clash of cultures. Dominating Bahia, a treacherous mountain, Tricky Devil, almost pushes the village into the Sea of Cortez.
Travellers’ Tales
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,260. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales
Folklore of journeys and adventure from around the world. Itinerants’ anecdotes that range from as far afield as Algeria to America and Poland to Palestine. Colourful travellers’ accounts handed down from generation to generation. One in a series of 18 titles on topics that range from Enchantment to Trickery; with Folly, Passion & Vice in between.