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A Versailles Christmas Tide
During the turn of the 20th century, an English couple discovers their son has come down with scarlet fever while away at school in Versailles. So, they make their way to the city through Paris in order to be there for their son during the peak of the Christmas holidays. This book features original illustrations in most of the chapters.
To Sail A Darkling Sea
BOOK II IN THE BLACK TIDE RISING SERIES FROM THE NEW YORK TIMES BEST-SELLING AUTHOR. Sequel toUnder a Graveyard Sky. A family of survivors fights back against a zombie plague that has brought down civilization.
A World Cloaked in Darkness
With human civilization annihilated by a biological zombie plague, a rag-tag fleet of yachts and freighters known as Wolf Squadron scours the Atlantic, searching for survivors. Within every abandoned liner and carrier lurks a potential horde, safety cannever be taken for granted, and death and turning into one of the enemy is only a moment away.
The Candle Flickers
Yet every ship and town holds the flickering hope of survivors. One and two from lifeboats, a dozen from a fishing village, a few hundred wrenched by fury and fire from a ship that once housed thousands...
Light a Flame
Now Wolf Squadron must take on another massive challenge: clear the assault carrierUSS Iwo Jima of infected before the trapped Marines and sailors succumb to starvation. If Wolf Squadron can accomplish that task, an even tougher trial awaits: an apocalyptic battle to win a new dawn for humanity. The war for civilization begins as the boats of the Wolf Squadron become a beacon of hope on a Darkling Sea.
About the Black Tide Rising Series:
"Not only has Ringo found a mostly unexplored corner of the zombie landscape, hes using the zombie frame to tackle a broader theme: the collapse and rebirth of civilization. The zombie scenes are exciting, sure, but its the human story that keeps us involved. A fine series."-Booklist
About John Ringo:
"[Ringo's work is] peopled with three-dimensional characters and spiced with personal drama as well as tactical finesse." -Library Journal
". . . Explosive. . . . fans. . .will appreciate Ringo's lively narrative and flavorful characters." -Publishers Weekly
". . .practically impossible not to read in one sitting . . . exceedingly impressive . . . executed with skill, verve, and wit." -Booklist
"Crackerjack storytelling." -Starlog
So You Think You Want To Sail...a Condensed Guide To Leisure And Extended Cruising
Whether you are the captain, crew, guest, or spouse, here is a concise, REALISTIC, no-nonsense guide to having a pleasant and safe sailing experience on a small to medium-sized sailboat. Margaret Angiel, long time boat owner, sailor, and first and "only mate," shares her knowledge and experience of over 30 years, 15 of which have been spent living aboard. Included, are all the basics that you need to know from preparing yourself to preparing the boat without the technical and lengthy jargon. Tips address concerns in the areas of health, safety, provisioning, tourism, adjusting to the space dynamics of a boat and more. There is a checklist and additional space at the end of the guide to assist the reader in organizing his/her individual concerns and to create a "things to do" list that can remain with them throughout their trip.