Books tagged: travel memoir

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Travel Joy or Curse
You set the price! Words: 30,730. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography
Travel Joy or Curse is a pictorial account of my travel experiences taking me to over 40 countries and countless airports while I circumnavigated the earth seven times in 60 years. Embedded with my own brand of dry wit, it is written as a series of events that happened during my travels. Time has a way of softening our attitude to the bad things and creates wonderful memories to share.
It Took Me a Lifetime to Be Twenty
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 98,740. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Luciano Roccia. A man of many talents. Doctor, smuggler, soldier, lover, sailor, surgeon, game keeper and pioneer of acupuncture in the western world. A life of women, adventures and surgery. You will not be able to put this book down.
Rosemary's Travels 2016: Greece
Price: $4.04 USD. Words: 25,500. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Experience armchair travel at its best. Travel with Rosemary and her coeliac travel companion Stavros to Athens, ancient sites in Greece and picturesque destinations in the Greek islands. View the landscape, feel the history, make new friends and savour the food.
Four Seasons in a Day: Travel, Transitions and Letting Go of the Place We Call Home
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 82,930. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Deborah Jacobs quit the job from hell, rented her house and planned to Airbnb her way through France. This swiftly-paced, well plotted travelogue, by a writer at the top of her game, blends observations about aging and careers, with fish-out-of-water adventures and practical advice about the sharing economy. It all comes together to make for an entertaining, inspiring and information-rich read.
Paddling Down the Darling
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,400. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2017 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
In the 1970s I had drifted down the Darling River in western New South Wales. An eighteen month trip in a ten-foot boat with no motor. I had adventure, found love, and experienced a personal awakening (sometimes referred to as a breakdown). Then in 2010 I returned to the Darling, and just in case I missed something, I did the same trip in 2012 and in 2013.
Dancing on the Tundra
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 80,190. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
In the final book in this trilogy of romantic memoirs, Emma is adjusting to ‘life in a small hub city in SW Alaska with the man she married after an online romance blossomed into love. Her husband is the superintendent of nine Eskimo village schools. As bicultural coordinator, Emma flies to remote village schools, works with local teachers & unites the villages in a huge dance celebration.
To Paris, Venice and Rome
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,260. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
I had to get out of New Zealand. I had to go somewhere far, far away. Paris was my first stop. Then Venice. Then Rome. I mostly travelled alone, meeting with old and new friends along the way. I encountered the magnificent sights, observed the French and Italian culture, lived through unexpected moments and tried to figure out my future.
The Reluctant Man: How Fighting Transgender for 60 Years Influenced My Life
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 122,110. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2016 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Transgender
This is A.C. Llewellyn’s life story from age 4 to age 74. It is a memoir, with many layers. It is of the warts and all type, with no one getting off scot free or even lightly. Originally released in 2012 as Loki’s Joke under the pseudonym Penny Blackwell, this is a revised, re-titled and expanded edition released in the author’s own name.
A Diaspora of Stupidity
Price: Free! Words: 1,860. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
We all have parents; some young, some old. Some offer us love, some offer us gold. From birth, every day we strengthen with age, as our family life story unfolds on the page. And with wisdom abound, we repeatedly travel through customs and check-in, Christmas holiday bound.
The Scottish Ambassador, Learning How To Be Scottish in America
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 93,570. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Bill Bryson with a Scottish accent. An ex-pat Scot travels the US, persuading bemused Americans to teach her things she never learned back home. As she Scottish country dances in Honolulu, attempts to play bagpipes in New Orleans and golfs for the first time on a rattlesnake-infested sand course in Arizona, she learns what it means to be Scottish, Scottish-American and at home so far from home.