Books tagged: tropics

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Destination Tribulation
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 89,900. Language: Australian English. Published: June 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
How can It be happening again? This time it's a known killer who's vowed brutal revenge on her. Savvy, spirited Annie Bryce is terrified. She and partner Steve head to the tropics but Barclay is close behind, leaving a trail of destruction. She throws herself into her work, delving into the dark days of World War Two in the north, but he's closing in ... she know confrontation is inevitable.
News from Taiwan
Price: Free! Words: 2,140. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2014 by Dimetrodon Media Arts. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays, Essay » Literature
Don't miss the latest report from Taroko Gorge on Taiwan's east coast. Here is news you can use—even if the upheavals rocking this idyllic spot are not obvious at first glance. A refreshing look at time, nature, and human endeavour. Features colour photographs plus bonus excerpts from '1001 Nights & Other Short Stories.'
Wind Raven
Series: Agents of the Crown, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,180. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014 by Boroughs Publishing Group. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Historical » Regency
A British privateer and an American hoyden clash on the high seas as they tangle with a notorious pirate…and attempt to resist the rising tide of passion between them.
The Premonition / Wet Tropics 1
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,810. Language: Australian English. Published: December 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
It's difficult to get away with anything in a small town, where everybody knows everybody else. In the tropical, hot and steamy, north Australian town of Tully, having a resident with a special gift who can sense the mood of the town, means sooner or later you will be found out. Follow Kate as she returns to her home town and meets up with the local police Sergeant...
Awakening His Duchess
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 113,960. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Gothic, Fiction » Romance » Historical
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Lord Beaumont has been thought dead for nine years. Death would be a relief from his life as a slave. At long last he escapes, but he’ll never escape the betrayal of the woman he loved. He returns home thinking the nightmare is finally over, only to find the traitorous Yvette is posing as his bereaved widow. Yet, nothing is what it seems. Can he forgive the past and risk AWAKENING HIS DUCHESS?
Costa Rica a Land for all Seasons
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,980. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
This e-Book is a detailed description of one couple's experience with two trips to Costa Rica. One in the dry season and one during the rains. Each trip was different and fascinating in its own way. We found a small country with a lot to say concerning ecology, peace and responsibility for the environment. We thoroughly enjoyed the tropical experience with a friendly and engaging people.
Awaiting the Green Flash
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 225,920. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Rine Tyler is loving life - her life is filled with beaches, bars, and backgammon - until she meets him. Set in the Virgin Islands in the 1980s and spanning several exotic locales, Rine tries to fend off demons from her past while being pursued by a mysterious British expatriate, the sexiest guy on the planet, and a Swedish hockey star at the pinnacle of his NHL career.
The Rum Shop
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,960. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2012 by Float Street Press. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Life in the Windward Islands is a little different than in other places, but sometimes the problems of life are exactly the same. This story reflects their attitudes toward life and throws a light on the happenings on an ordinary day at the hub of life on the islands--the local rum shop
Sally Lightfoot's Journey
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 130. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Sally Lightfoot, an incredibly colorful shore crab, is swept out to sea in this children's picture book adventure. While on her impromptu expedition she encounters many exotic creatures (such as jellyfish-eating sea slugs), not all of which are friendly. Will Sally make it back to shore? A list of the more unusual "neighbors" Sally meets during her voyage follows the story, with interesting facts.
Two Stories of Sailors and the Sea
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 9,230. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2012 by Float Street Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Adventure » General
These two stories are about life in and around sailboats in the Caribbean -- the Lesser Antilles. The sea does not give quarter and not being vigilant can be fatal; yet simply being at sea when the sails are full and the seas alive feels like nothing else -- it is a rare chance to directly interact with the power of nature.