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Man Overboard By F. Marion Crawford
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Peculiar happenings aboard the schooner Helen B. Jackson when one night during a storm, the small crew found themselves diminished by one. Somebody had gone overboard, and it was surmised that it was... More > one of the twin Benton brothers. But oddly enough, it seemed that the ‘presence’ of the missing twin continued to exist on board during the following weeks. For example, one extra set of silverware was found to be used after each meal, but nobody claimed to be using them. What then did happen that stormy night, and which brother, if indeed it was one of the brothers, was the man who went overboard?< Less
The inexperienced man and the sea By Ryan Richer
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Long after a fishing trip gone wrong, an inexperienced boater tells his tale of terror on the open water. This short yet gripping story takes a trip out into the ocean and dumps the reader overboard.... More > It is an adrenaline filled ride.< Less
The Man Who Forgot By Desmond Fosbery
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One night a body is pulled from the Caribbean Sea. The 'corpse' is not quite dead. What should the drug-smugglers do? Dump him overboard or keep him? The man does not know who he is. Will he make a... More > good 'Revolutionary'?< Less
179W one seven nine west By Andrew Taylor
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Sunday 30th March 2014. Andrew Taylor, an amateur sailor, taking part in the 9th Clipper round the world yacht race, aboard the 70' ocean racing yacht 'Derry LondonDerry Doire'. Fell overboard during... More > horrific weather conditions and was lost at sea for 1hour and 40minutes in the very middle of the icy cold North Pacific. The crew of the yacht were totally alone in their search and the eventual dramatic recovery of Andrew, who was deeply hypothermic when recovered. This book sets the scene as to how Andrew initially came to be competing in the race, his team’s eventful and truly amazing journey yacht racing over 45,000 miles around the world. The epic story of his desperate fight for survival in the North Pacific. Andrew's miraculous, surprising, and almost immediate return to ocean yacht racing. All sales proceeds from this book go to charity, split equally between; The Ellen MacArthur Cancer Trust and The Newmarket Day Centre< Less
Captains Courageous By Rudyard Kipling
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A pampered millionaire's son tumbles overboard from a luxury liner and falls into good fortune, disguised in the form of a fishing boat. The gruff and hearty crew teach the young man to be worth his... More > salt as they fish the waters off the Grand Banks of Newfoundland. Brimming with adventure and humor.< Less
Captains Courageous: A Story of the Grand Banks By Rudyard Kipling
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Captains Courageous: A Story of the Grand Banks by Rudyard Kipling, first published in 1897. This novel follows the adventures of fifteen-year-old Harvey Cheyne Jr., the spoiled son of a railroad... More > tycoon, after he is saved from drowning by a fishing boat in the north Atlantic. Washed overboard from a transatlantic steamship and rescued by fishermen on the Grand Banks, Harvey cannot persuade them to take him ashore, nor convince them of his wealth. However, the captain of a passing schooner offers him a job as crew until they return to port. With no other choice, Harvey accepts, and there begins a series of trials and adventures where the boy learns to adjust to his rough new life, and takes the first steps towards becoming a man. The novel originally appeared as a serialization in McClure's, beginning with the November 1896 edition.< Less
Grace Providence By Thomas Cargill
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Grace Providence is a period story set at end of 19th century. This is a tragic story of a young man who saw his wife of just two months, swept overboard in a freak sea accident. It tell how the... More > tragedy changed his life turning him into a bitter and severe man. How a little ray of sunlight finally illuminated his dark life with surprising results.< Less
Teen Wolf (TV) Romancing Stone Breaking Bad Hobbit 2 Dude Car? Ridgemont Hi Married Axe Murderer By Jim Fenn
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Join the hilarious adventures of werewolf Snout and his buddy Stools of Keen Wolf; June Welder and her man, Mondo Dismo; Mr. Bad himself, Professor White “Highs In Burg” Water and his... More > pals Pinkeye, Hulk, Skier, Klepto, and Mook, the P. I.; the great whizzer, Mooncalf and friends Bingo Bagging and Thrown Overboard, son of Threw, the Elvers, and Smug, the Dragon; Charlize McCarthy and Harry and sister, Fruit Loops of 'So I Married an Axe Murderer.' And many more.< Less
20,000 Leagues Under the Sea By Jules Verne
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A mission to rid the seas of a monstrous creature becomes a terrifying nightmare when Professor Arronax, Conseil and Ned Land are thrown overboard. The huge marine animal which has haunted the water... More > is no living beast, but a spectacular man-made vessel, and the three men find themselves the helpless prisoners of Captain Nemo. Resigned to their fate, they begin a miraculous journey on the submarine ship which can travel through waters never before explored. For the Professor, at least, this voyage is one he would not have missed for the world.< Less
Tales of a Yankee Convert By Michael Egan
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This is a collection of the stories from the life and times of Chuck Egan. He is a man of many names and many professions; Army, Navy, Bartender, Security Guard. He always manages to find himself... More > in the oddest of situations and that's what makes his stories so great. From icy roads in Alaska to bombings in Ireland. From drunken fools at the bar to overboard sailors. This book has a story for everyone.< Less