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The Twenty-Ninth Day: Surviving a Grizzly Attack in the Canadian ...
by Alex Messenger

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English

Pages

272

Publication Date

November 12, 2019

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<p><b>Finalist for the 2020 Minnesota Book Award <br />An Outside Magazine Pick of Best Winter Books<br />A Midwest Indie Bestseller</b></p><br /><br /><p>A six-hundred-mile canoe trip in the Canadian wilderness is a seventeen-year-old鈥檚 dream adventure, but after he is mauled by a grizzly bear, it鈥檚 all about staying alive.</p><br /><br /><p>This true-life wilderness survival epic recounts seventeen-year-old Alex Messenger鈥檚 near-lethal encounter with a grizzly bear during a canoe trip in the Canadian tundra. The story follows Alex and his five companions as they paddle north through harrowing rapids and stunning terrain. Twenty-nine days into the trip, while out hiking alone, Alex is attacked by a barren-ground grizzly. Left for dead, he wakes to find that his summer adventure has become a struggle to stay alive. Over the next hours and days, Alex and his companions tend his wounds and use their resilience, ingenuity, and dogged perseverance to reach help at a remote village a thousand miles north of the US-Canadian border.</p><br /><br /><p><i>The Twenty-Ninth Day</i> is a coming-of-age story like no other, filled with inspiring subarctic landscapes, thrilling riverine paddling, and a trial by fire of the human spirit.</p>
Rick Steves Italy 2020 (Rick Steves Travel Guide)
by Rick Steves

Language

English

Pages

1242

Publication Date

December 17, 2019

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<b>From the Mediterranean to the Alps, from fine art to fine pasta, experience Italy with Rick Steves! Inside <i>Rick Steves Italy 2020</i> you'll find:</b><br /><ul><li><b>Comprehensive coverage </b>for planning a <b>multi-week trip</b> to Italy</li><li><b>Rick's strategic advice</b> on how to get the most out of your time and money, with rankings of his must-see favorites</li><li><b>Top sights and hidden gems, </b>from the Colosseum and Michelangelo's David to corner trattorias and that perfect scoop of gelato</li><li><b>How to connect with local culture: </b>Walk in Caesar's footsteps through the ruins of the Forum, discover the relaxed rhythms of sunny Cinque Terre, or chat with fans about the latest soccer match (<i>calcio</i>, to locals) </li><li><b>Beat the crowds, skip the lines, and avoid tourist traps</b> with Rick's candid, humorous insight</li><li><b>The best places to eat, sleep, and experience <i>la dolce far niente</i></b></li><li><b>Self-guided walking tours</b> of lively neighborhoods and museums</li><li><b>Vital trip-planning tools, </b>like how to link destinations, build your itinerary, and get from place to place </li><li><b>Detailed maps,</b> including a <b>fold-out map</b> for exploring on the go</li><li><b>Useful resources </b>including a packing list, Italian phrase book, a historical overview, and recommended reading</li><li><b>Over 1,000 bible-thin pages</b> include everything worth seeing without weighing you down</li><li><b>Annually updated information</b> on Venice, Padua, the Dolomites, Lake Country, Milan, the Italian Riviera, Florence, Pisa, Lucca, Hill Towns of Central Italy, Siena, Tuscany, Rome, Naples, Pompeii, Capri, the Amalfi Coast, and much more</li></ul><b>Make the most of every day and every dollar with <i>Rick Steves Italy 2020</i>.</b><br /><br />Planning a one- to two-week trip? Check out <i>Rick Steves Best of Italy</i>.
Maui Revealed: The Ultimate Guidebook
by Andrew Doughty

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English

Pages

324

Publication Date

September 09, 2019

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The finest guidebook ever written for Maui. Now you can plan your best vacation鈥?lt;i>ever</i>. This all new ninth edition is a candid, humorous guide to everything there is to see and do on the island. Best-selling author and longtime Hawai鈥榠 resident, Andrew Doughty, unlocks the secrets of an island so lush and diverse that many visitors never realize all that it has to offer. Explore with him as he reveals breathtaking trails, secluded beaches, pristine reefs, delicious places to eat, colorful craters, hidden waterfalls and so much more. Every restaurant, activity provider, business and resort is reviewed personally and anonymously. This book and a rental car are all you need to discover what makes Maui so exciting. <br /><br />鈥⒙燭he most accurate up-to-date information available anyplace with up-to-the-minute changes posted to our website and smartphone app. The app is an optional separate purchase and includes features not possible in a book, but it provides free access to all 136 resort reviews with our detailed aerial photos鈥攕o you鈥檒l know if oceanfront <i>really means</i> oceanfront鈥攁nd you can filter them fast for the features and amenities you鈥檙e looking for. <br /><br />鈥?Frank, brutally honest reviews of restaurants, activities and other businesses show you which companies really are the best鈥nd which to avoid鈥?lt;i>no advertisements</i> <br /><br />鈥?Driving tours let you structure your trip your way, point out sights not to be missed along the way and are complemented by 140 spectacular color photographs <br /><br />鈥?22 specially created maps in an easy-to-follow format with mile markers鈥攕o you鈥檒l always know where you are on the island <br /><br />鈥?Clear, concise directions to those hard-to-find places such as deserted beaches, hidden waterfalls, pristine rain forests, spectacular coastlines, natural lava pools and scores of other hidden gems listed <i>nowhere else</i> <br /><br />鈥?Revealing chapter on hidden sights along the Hana Highway <br /><br />鈥?Exclusive chapter on Maui鈥檚 beaches with detailed descriptions including ocean safety <br /><br />鈥?Unique Adventures chapter and over 80 pages of exciting activities from ATVs to ziplines <br /><br />鈥⒙燜ascinating sections on Hawai鈥榠鈥檚 history, culture, language and legends <br /><br />鈥⒙營ncludes information on the offshore islands of Lana鈥榠, Moloka鈥榠 and Kaho鈥榦lawe <br /><br /><i>Maui Revealed </i>covers it all鈥攆rom the wind-swept top of Haleakala to the sparkling underwater reefs. This is the best investment you can make for your Maui vacation. Whether you鈥檙e a first time visitor or a long time kama鈥榓ina, you鈥檒l find out more about Maui from this book than from any other source. Discover the island of your dreams with <i>Maui Revealed</i>.
Rick Steves London 2020 (Rick Steves Travel Guide)
by , Gene Openshaw

Language

English

Pages

614

Publication Date

October 08, 2019

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<b>From the sacred stones of Westminster Abbey to the top of the London Eye, the city is yours to discover with Rick Steves! Inside <i>Rick Steves London 2020</i> you'll find:</b><ul><li><b>Comprehensive coverage</b> for spending <b>a week or more</b> exploring London</li><li><b>Rick's strategic advice </b>on how to get the most out of your time and money, with rankings of his must-see favorites</li><li><b>Top sights and hidden gems, </b>from Trafalgar Square and the Tower of London to where to find the best tikka masala or fish and chips</li><li><b>Connect with local culture:</b> Catch a show in Soho, take afternoon tea, or have a pint of English ale with Londoners in a pub </li><li><b>Beat the crowds, skip the lines, and avoid tourist traps</b> with Rick's candid, humorous insight</li><li><b>The best places to eat, sleep, and relax</b> with a Pimm's Cup</li><li><b>Self-guided walking tours </b>of lively neighborhoods and world-class museums like the British Museum and the Victoria & Albert </li><li><b>Day trips </b>to Windsor, Cambridge, and Stonehenge</li><li><b>Detailed neighborhood maps</b> and a<b> fold-out city map</b> for exploring on the go</li><li><b>Useful resources</b> including a packing list, popular British slang, a historical overview, and recommended reading</li><li><b>Over 600 bible-thin pages</b> include everything worth seeing without weighing you down</li></ul><b>Make the most of every day and every dollar with <i>Rick Steves London 2020</i>.</b><br />Spending just a few days in the city? Try <i>Rick Steves Pocket London</i>.
Murder in the Forest: A Liz Lucas Cozy Mystery (Liz Lucas Cozy My...
by Dianne Harman

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English

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Publication Date

March 17, 2020

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Former cop Michael Hessop arrives in Red Cedar with a mission - track down a teen girl named Delaney Sparrow and the predator who convinced her to run away from her family. <br /><br />He finds out about Liz Lucas' reputation for being an amazing amateur sleuth from the owner of Gertie鈥檚 Diner, and teams up with Liz and her dogs, Brandy Boy and Winston. <br /><br />The dead body of a young girl is found in the woods with a note saying the killer 'will strike again.鈥?The killer makes an anonymous call, taunting that he's got a girl tied up somewhere in Red Cedar, and if she's not found in three days, he'll kill her, too.<br /><br />Is the murdered body Delaney Sparrow or is she the one who鈥檚 tied up? It鈥檚 a race against time for Liz, Michael, and the dogs.<br /><br />This is the 12th book in the Liz Lucas Cozy Mystery Series by a US Today Bestselling Author and Amazon All-Star.<br />
Rick Steves France 2020 (Rick Steves Travel Guide)
by , Steve Smith

Language

English

Pages

1246

Publication Date

November 26, 2019

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<b>Wander the lavender fields of Provence, climb the steps of the Eiffel Tower, and bite into a perfect croissant: France is yours to discover with Rick Steves! Inside<i> Rick Steves France 2020</i> you'll find:</b><ul><li><b>Comprehensive coverage</b> for planning a <b>multi-week trip</b> to France</li><li><b>Rick's strategic advice</b> on how to get the most out of your time and money, with rankings of his must-see favorites</li><li><b>Top sights and hidden gems,</b> from Louvre and the Palace of Versailles to neighborhood caf茅s and delicate macarons</li><li><b>How to connect with local culture:</b> Stroll through open-air markets in Paris, bike through rustic villages, and taste wines in Burgundy and Bordeaux</li><li><b>Beat the crowds, skip the lines, and avoid tourist traps</b> with Rick's candid, humorous insight</li><li><b>The best places to eat, sleep, and relax </b>with a glass of <i>vin rouge</i></li><li><b>Self-guided walking tours</b> of lively neighborhoods and incredible museums</li><li><b>Vital trip-planning tools,</b> like how to link destinations, build your itinerary, and get from place to place</li><li><b>Detailed maps, </b>including a <b>fold-out map</b> for exploring on the go</li><li><b>Useful resources</b> including a packing list, French phrase book, a historical overview, and recommended reading</li><li><b>Over 1,000 bible-thin pages </b>include everything worth seeing without weighing you down</li><li><b>Annually updated information</b> on Paris, Chartres, Normandy, Mont St-Michel, Brittany, The Loire, Dordogne, Languedoc-Roussillon, Provence, The French Riviera, Nice, Monaco, The French Alps, Burgundy, Lyon, Alsace, Reims, Verdun, and much more</li></ul><b>Make the most of every day and every dollar with <i>Rick Steves France 2020</i>.</b><br />Planning a one- to two-week trip? Check out <i>Rick Steves Best of France</i>.
Birnbaum's 2020 Walt Disney World: The Official Vacation Guide (B...
by Birnbaum Guides

Language

English

Pages

384

Publication Date

December 10, 2019

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2019 edition of Birnbaum's Walt Disney World.
Murder in Cottage #6 (Liz Lucas Cozy Mystery Series Book 1)
by Dianne Harman

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English

Pages

148

Publication Date

March 18, 2015

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A murdered mayor鈥檚 wife. Facials gone bad. Secrets at the spa.<br /><br />Liz, a widow, feels she鈥檚 been given a second chance at life by owning a successful spa located in a beautiful area on the Pacific coast north of San Francisco. The fact she鈥檚 found a romantic interest only adds to the new beginning. What could possibly go wrong? Well, for starters, discovering that a spa guest has been murdered.<br /><br />In order to save the spa鈥檚 reputation, Liz, along with her two dogs, Brandy Boy and Winston, has to find the killer. <br /><br />The cast of characters includes a handyman, spa employees, the bumbling police chief, the owner of Gertie鈥檚 Diner, the dead woman鈥檚 husband, his girlfriend, and a Tiffany glass collector. One of them committed the murder, but Liz has to find out who before it鈥檚 too late and she鈥檚 the next victim.<br /><br />This is the first book in the Liz Lucas Cozy Mystery Series by a two-time USA Today Bestselling Author. Download it now by scrolling up this page and clicking on the Buy or Read For Free button.<br />
Rick Steves Ireland 2020 (Rick Steves Travel Guide)
by , Pat O'Connor

Language

English

Pages

615

Publication Date

December 31, 2019

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<b>Wander rustic towns, emerald valleys, lively cities, and moss-draped ruins: Experience Ireland with Rick Steves by your side. Inside <i>Rick Steves Ireland 2020</i> you'll find:</b><br /><ul><li><b>Comprehensive coverage</b> for planning a <b>multi-week trip</b> through Ireland</li><li><b>Rick's strategic advice </b>on how to get the most of your time and money, with rankings of his must-see favorites</li><li><b>Top sights and hidden gems, </b>from the Rock of Cashel and the Ring of Kerry to distilleries making whiskey with hundred-year-old recipes</li><li><b>How to connect with local culture: </b>Hoist a pint at the corner pub, enjoy traditional fiddle music, and jump into conversations buzzing with brogue</li><li><b>Beat the crowds, skip the lines, and avoid tourist traps </b>with Rick's candid, humorous insight</li><li><b>The best places to eat, sleep, and relax</b> with a Guinness</li><li><b>Self-guided walking tours</b> of atmospheric neighborhoods and awe-inspiring sights</li><li><b>Trip-planning tools, </b>like how to link destinations, build your itinerary, and get from place to place</li><li><b>Detailed maps, </b>including a<b> fold-out map </b>for exploring on the go</li><li><b>Useful resources </b>including a packing list, Irish phrase book, historical overview, and recommended reading</li><li><b>Over 1,000 bible-thin pages </b>include everything worth seeing without weighing you down</li><li><b>Annually updated information</b> on Dublin, Kilkenny, Waterford, County Wexford, Kinsale, Cobh, Kenmare, The Ring of Kerry, Dingle Peninsula, County Clare, the Burren, Galway, the Aran Islands, Connemara, County Mayo, Belfast, Portrush, the Antrim Coast, Derry, County Donegal, and much more</li></ul><b>Make the most of every day and every dollar with <i>Rick Steves Ireland 2020</i>.</b><br /><br />Planning a one- to two-week trip? Check out<i> Rick Steves Best of Ireland.</i>
Optimize YOUR Bnb: The Definitive Guide to Ranking #1 in Airbnb S...
by Daniel Vroman Rusteen

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English

Pages

234

Publication Date

January 01, 2018

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<p>I started writing <em>Optimize YOUR Bnb聽</em>in July 2017 while staying at an Airbnb in Estonia. I met Veronika while exploring Old Town Tallinn. When I found out Veronika was an Airbnb host, I asked to see her listing. I saw potential, but her online listing wasn鈥檛 much. I told Veronika about how I optimize Airbnb listings. We agreed that聽I would stay at her listing for a small discount in exchange for a fully optimized Airbnb listing. As of November 2017, Veronika has 10 5-star reviews.</p><p><strong>I wrote Optimize YOUR Bnb to reach more hosts like Veronika. </strong>This book contains聽the culmination of my five-year experience with Airbnb from being an employee and a guest, to a host, to Superhost, and to starting an Airbnb property management company. I鈥檝e hosted everything from a living room couch to a 3-story, 5-bedroom hillside mansion. The information in this book is more complete and effective than anything on the market.</p><p>聽</p><p>Trouble deciding between which book to buy? To ensure my book is the most comprehensive, I read 13 of the top Airbnb books on the market. You can read my review of these books on Amazon.</p><p>聽</p><p>Daniel V. Rusteen - former Airbnb employee, Superhost, super guest (250+ days on Airbnb), and Airbnb property manager -聽reveals his strategies to rank high in Airbnb search by creating an optimal online listing and offline guest experience.</p><p>"Daniel Rusteen's authoritative book is as comprehensive as it is enjoyable to read. I have never seen so much valuable, actionable advice in one place for an Airbnb host. Highly recommended!" - Chip Conley</p><p>You will learn how to:</p><br /><ul><br /><li>Optimize your Airbnb listing to achieve a high Airbnb search rank</li><br /><li>Leverage tools to automate 80%+ of your Airbnb</li><br /><li>Interior design without professional help</li><br /><li>Successfully navigate slow season</li><br /><li>Identify problem Airbnb guests before they book</li><br /><li>Master your Airbnb title and text</li><br /><li>Take high-quality photos with your smart phone</li><br /><li>Create additional streams of revenue based on your Airbnb</li><br /></ul><br /><br /><p>鈥淭he listing you optimized appeared to be easier to read, was more approachable, and ranked higher as a result.鈥?- Customer of OptimizeMyAirbnb.com paraphrasing what Airbnb told him as it related to one of his listings using the strategies outlined in the book</p><br /><p>鈥淚 am an Airbnb expert鈥hen I found you鈥ou are the top!鈥?- Blog comment on OptimizeMybnb.com</p><br /><p>鈥淒anny 鈥?You might be a magician. I made a bunch of your suggested updates to the listing and I鈥檝e had $660 in bookings (only 2 nights!) in the last 24 hours.鈥?- Prior customer of OptimizeMybnb.com</p><br /><p>鈥淚f you don鈥檛 read this book, there will be a lot that you don鈥檛 know that you don鈥檛 know.鈥?- Symon He, foreword Optimize YOUR Bnb</p><br /><p>Follow Daniel's personal journey on Instagram @DannyBooBoo0</p>

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