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Wakulla: a story of adventure in Florida By Emperor of Rome Marcus Aurelius
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Kirk Munroe (September 15, 1850 – June 16, 1930) was an... More > American writer and conservationist.Born Charles Kirk Munroe in a log cab near Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin, Munroe was the son of Charles and Susan (Hall) Munroe. His youth was spent on the frontier, after which his family moved to Cambridge, Massachusetts where he attended school until he was sixteen. He publicly dropped "Charles" from his name in 1883.In 1876, Kirk Munroe was hired as a reporter for the New York Sun. Three years later he became the first editor of Harper's Young People magazine; he resigned in 1881. From 1879 to 1884, he was the commodore of New York Canoe club. During this time he helped found the League of American Wheelmen with Charles E. Pratt on May 31, 1880. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kirk_Munroe< Less
In Florida with Fulbright By Dr Attila Sándor Csontos
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This book reveals how I had the opportunity to go to Florida, what experiences I lived through and what my thoughts and feelings are about those two years after I returned home. I draw parallels... More > between life in the USA and Hungary in regards to its people. I compare the differences between the experiences that I had during my years of higher education and philosophy of life in general. If you find yourself answering "yes" to only a couple of the following questions, then it will be worth your while to read this story: - Would you like to learn if it is worth going through the application process for a foreign scholarship, such as the Fulbright? - Are you curious to know what to expect when you take the TOEFL examination? - Would you like to know what it takes to apply for a foreign scholarship? - Is it worth getting a doctorate degree? - And much, much more information that is available on 270 pages… Enjoy reading my book! I do hope you will find valuable and useful information in it!< Less
Haunted Places In Florida By Sean Mosley
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Complete list of haunted places & history in Florida and where to ghost hunt. Have you ever dreamed of being a ghost hunter? How about visiting every haunted place in your territory? This book is... More > everything you need to get you started in the world of ghost hunting! Over 45 pages!< Less
Remembering Florida's Forgotten Coast By J.Kent Thompson
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This book is about a vanishing way of life in Old Florida in an area called the "Forgotten Coast." Extending from the St. Marks lighthouse to Mexico Beach, this part of Florida is an... More > undiscovered paradise of white sand beaches, tasty seafood, and friendly people. Read true stories about those who live in the small towns and make their living from the waters. Explore places named by the early Spanish explorers and Indian's. Visit the cool waters of Wakulla Springs and the lighthouses at St. Marks, Carrabelle, and Cape San Blas. Learn how the towns got their names and some Florida history. Laugh at womanless beauty pageants and an ex-wife's revenge. Read about the beauty of places like the St. Marks Refuge and Cape San Blas, all a part of Florida's beautiful Forgotten Coast. If you are visiting the area this book will serve as useful information and a guide. If you own a beach home this is a must have book for your family and guests to read while sunning at the beach.< Less
Jack Tier; Or, The Florida Reef By James Fenimore Cooper
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: James Fenimore Cooper (September 15, 1789 – September 15,... More > 1851) was a prolific and popular American writer of the early 19th century.His historical romances of frontier and Indian life in the early American days created a unique form of American literature. He lived most of his life in Cooperstown, New York, which was founded by his father William on property that he owned. Cooper was a lifelong member of the Episcopal Church and, in his later years, contributed generously to it. He attended Yale University for three years, where he was a member of the Linonian Society, but was expelled for misbehavior.Before embarking on his career as a writer, he served in the U.S. Navy as a Midshipman, which greatly influenced many of his novels and other writings. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/James_Fenimore_Cooper< Less
FIFTY THREE STORIES ABOUT WORDS By Roger Dean Kiser
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Having been raised in the very abusive Children’s Home Society Orphanage, located in Jacksonville, Florida; I never had a family of my own. As a child, my knowledge of what a mother or a father... More > felt like was totally vacant. Even today, as a sixty-two year old man, that space in my mind is still void of any such memories. These are the people, the animals and the occurrences in my life that formed me into the man I became today. These are the stories that most affected and changed my life.< Less
FIFTY THREE STORIES ABOUT WORDS By Roger Dean Kiser
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Having been raised in the very abusive Children’s Home Society Orphanage, located in Jacksonville, Florida; I never had a family of my own. As a child, my knowledge of what a mother or a father... More > felt like was totally vacant. Even today, as a sixty-two year old man, that space in my mind is still void of any such memories. These are the people, the animals and the occurrences in my life that formed me into the man I became today. These are the stories that most affected and changed my life.< Less
Knock, Knock... Who's There? The Truth About Our First Years in the Florida Real Estate Business By Heidi Guedel Garofalo
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The surprising, shocking, often hilarious true story of a husband and wife team of licensed Florida Realtors. Learn along with them as they navigate through eccentric and seductive clients, a... More > psychotic Broker, bizarre houses, and dog-eat-dog behavior. Told from the point of view of a retired Disney and Warner Brothers Animator who decided to become a Realtor, the descriptive prose is peppered with off-beat humor and colorful character descriptions. Heidi makes you "see" the people and houses she dealt with. She had no idea what sort of experiences she would REALLY have to deal with when she plunged into the real estate business!!!< Less
Knock, Knock... Who's There? The Truth About Our First Years in the Florida Real Estate Business By Heidi Guedel Garofalo
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The surprising, shocking, often hilarious true story of a husband and wife team of licensed Florida Realtors. Learn along with them as they navigate through eccentric and seductive clients, a... More > psychotic Broker, bizarre houses, and dog-eat-dog behavior. Told from the point of view of a retired Disney and Warner Brothers Animator who decided to become a Realtor, the descriptive prose is peppered with off-beat humor and colorful character descriptions. Heidi makes you "see" the people and houses she dealt with. She had no idea what sort of experiences she would REALLY have to deal with when she plunged into the real estate business!!!< Less
The Bryant Family Chronicles: Death And Gold In Zara Zote: Pirates, Treasure, Mystery, And Adventure in Florida By Eddie Hughes
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The Bryant Family Chronicles is a series of novels about a family with a knack for solving murder mysteries and other crimes. The story takes place in tropical settings of Sarasota, Florida and the... More > surrounding area. In the span of 24 hours, the family is plunged into two separate mysteries. The first is a murder mystery involving modern day pirates. The second mystery involves a 300 year old lost treasure. The two mysteries intertwine and result in an action packed ending. The family consists of Rick and Danielle Bryant and their daughters Nikki and Shelli. Rick owns a hi-tech company that builds gadgets of all kinds. These are used throughout the book. The girls skill will delight and surprise the reader. For those of you that love action novels, this book is for you. For those of you that love a good pirate tale, this is the book for you. If you love reading stories with hi-tech toys, this book is also for you. Its a book for teenagers and adults of all ages to enjoy! 2011 Readers Favorite Winner!< Less