Books tagged: travel adventure

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Adventure North
Pre-release—available September 10, 2016. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,910. Language: English. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Canoeing, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
After graduating high school early, two teenagers paddled a canoe from their home town near Minneapolis to the subarctic waters of Hudson Bay. Over the course of 2200 miles and nearly two months, the pair battled freezing temperatures, massive waves, raging rapids, and desolate wilderness to find something that many believe to be lost: a true adventure. And they had a heck of a time doing it.
Brother of the Wander Path
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 131,740. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel, Fiction » Inspirational
Lefty is a vagabond that roams the nation during the early parts of the 20th century. One day, he discovers a box. With the help of some children friends, who brought him tools to his camp, he managed to open it. To everyone’s disappointment, the box only contains some pocket change & papers. That strong box will profoundly change his life & other people’s too. He just didn’t know it yet.
This Is Africa: A Dream Chaser's Odyssey
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 119,720. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The True Tale of 7 Countries, 4 Arrests, 3 Name Changes, 2 Escapes, 1 War, a Terrorist Attack and an Entertainment Pimp. This honest and engaging memoir provides a rare and insightful glimpse into the reality of life in Africa. 'This is Africa' takes the reader on two dream chasing quests, which the author artfully weaves into one uproarious and unforgettable story.
"Into the Stillness ... of an Ancient Buddhist Temple"
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,690. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2016. Categories: Essay » Sociology
"Into the Stillness" is a short diary taking the reader into the heart of a Korean Buddhist monastery, where one learns only by watching, listening, and absorbing the stillness. Both general readers and specialists with students in high school or college who study Asia, Asian history, religions, or Comparative Religions may like to supplement their factual study with this sensory journey.
Bucket & Broom in China
Price: Free! Words: 56,780. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
A very funny, light-hearted fictional diary/blog, seen through the eyes of misfit twenty-something Simon Broom. After starting a microbiology course, Simon lands a English teaching job in Shanghai, China, and heads off on a life-changing adventure with quirky girlfriend Julie Bucket. The story covers eight months in the young couple's lives as they struggle to find themselves in an alien culture.
Dreaming About The Many What To Do's While In Brooklyn
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 280. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2016 by Daddy Daughter Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Interactive Adventures, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
When Kids Nap, Their Imagination Begins! Several kids fall asleep and dream about the many different things they could do while in Brooklyn. Their creative minds wander off on a journey to explore all the beautiful, educational, athletic and fun activities to do all over Brooklyn, NY. Are they ready for the many cool discoveries and new experiences they learn on their wonderful adventure?
The Trees Were Spinning
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,920. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Ministry / Missions
I lived for two years in a dusty village near the coast of Kenya, East Africa. I went with some thought of bringing change to the Duruma people, but in the end I was changed as much or more than anyone else. Here are the joys and struggles of being a stranger in a strange land, and insights into culture, spirituality and human nature.
Renegade Car Camping: A Guide to Free Campsites and the Ultimate Road Trip Experience
Price: Free! Words: 14,020. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Camping and RVing, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
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Be the star of your own epic road trip! Renegade Car Camping will give you the knowledge and strategies you need to cut loose from crowded campgrounds and experience an adventurous, inexpensive tour through the Great American West and beyond. Learn how to find free car campsites on public lands and in questionable areas, plus much more. It’s a beautiful country… why wait any longer to see it?
Hall Stories: My Mt Fuji Night Climb Chapter
Price: Free! Words: 3,510. Language: British English. Published: April 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
In this standalone story from his forthcoming book, 'Hall Stories: My Offbeat World Travel Experiences', join Nick Hall as he attempts to conquer Mt Fuji. Woefully ill equipped to make such an arduous ascent, with his physical fitness put to shame by the sprightly Japanese senior citizens who keep overtaking him, the challenge is on to make it to the top before daybreak.
Lily and Flinge and the Piece of Kibble
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
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Kids and parents will delight in this comic tale of one dog’s epic journey for love and a single piece of kibble. Can Lily’s exotic animal pals help her make it to Argentina and back in time for Flinge’s birthday? This easy-reader story is ideal for children from ages 7-9. The 27 colorful and whimsically detailed paintings will appeal to all ages.