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How to Knit Slippers Just Like Granny Made
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,210. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
One of my favourite things to knit...slippers just like Grandma used to make. This pattern includes instructions to make slippers that will fit adults from a woman's size 7-12 and a man's 6-13.
Drosera of Japan
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,050. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2015 by WriteHit. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
The genus Drosera is a group of carnivorous herbs with more than 200 described species. At least six of them are natively found in Japan.
Build a Beach Hut for Your Garden
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,760. Language: British English. Published: December 13, 2014 by Graham Higson. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Do-it-yourself / carpentry
This little book includes a plan for building a beach hut for your garden, similar to those found on seaside promenades: approx. 12 feet long and eight feet wide, with pitched roof and covered veranda. The design uses strong methods of construction and can be tailored to suit your own sizes. With cutting and materials lists, suggested tools and over 100 illustrations.
Scrapyard Windpower Realities
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,120. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Do-it-yourself / general
Hugh Piggott's wind turbine building book of 1992, previously out of print, is now available in ebook form with a preface from the author in 2014.
Make Your Own Treadle Lathe
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,660. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014 by ManyTracks. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Woodworking
"Make Your Own Treadle Lathe" is a practical, step by step guide to building a foot-powered lathe for light duty wood turning. You can build your own treadle lathe by following the well illustrated steps presented in this compact book. The book covers: - Materials & components, - Frame and headstock, - Belt and tensioner, - Tailstock, - Tool rest, - Flywheel, - Using the lathe.
Soap - A Guide To Soap Making for Pleasure and Profit
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,300. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Making soap at home can be a fun and rewarding experience and seldom takes more than an hour and a half out of your time. However, many of you may have been put off trying out this hobby after reading about all the dangers and cautions that go into soap making. This book is all about showing you how simple, safe and easy it actually is and how you might go about making a business out of it.
Alternative Stirling Engines For Free Energy Applications And How To Go About Building Them And Using Them To Generate Electricity
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,650. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
This book describes the basics of the Stirling engine, as well as some of the most promising alternative models, how to go about building them and how they can be used to generate power for home use.
Growing Culinary Herbs In Containers - Healthy & Delicious!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,220. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
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You don't need to be a gardening pro to have a little window herb garden or some patio pots with delicious herbs for flavouring your meals. Anybody can learn how to grow herbs in containers and window boxes and have a supply of these healthy plants available to spice up your cooking and add a unique flavour.
Dog Aggression Problems Solved
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,880. Language: Australian English. Published: July 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
Dogs are faithful companion animals. Their willingness to defend us, our property and our resources may endear them to us but can, at times, make life difficult. On occasion dogs may display a growl, a lunge, a bite or even a full-scale attack. This book by vet and animal behavioural specialis, Dr Joanne Righetti provides invaluable help and advice on how to manage this aggressive behaviour.
Aquaponic Gardening
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,840. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Aquaponics is a tested and proven system for growing plants and fertilizing them with the waste water produced from fish in a sustainable closed system. It features the ability to use 90% less water than a traditional soil garden, while also producing up to six times more food. No more digging, no more watering and no more weeds. Get this book today!
Color Therapy at Home
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,870. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Apartment living
Color your home as never before with Color Therapy. Our lives are forever shaped by, and inextricably bound to, the colors that surround us. Color moves us in ways both subtle and obvious; from the misty, muted pastels of the proverbial spring morning to the blaring reds of city traffic lights, color expands our emotions and helps direct our actions. Use the COLOR CHOICE QUIZ to color your life!
Essential Oil Recipe for Honey Bees: Lemongrass and Spearmint Oil Feeding Stimulant
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,440. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
Over the past ten to twelve years, beekeepers have benefitted from adding a feeding stimulant to their syrups, namely one made out of lemongrass essential oil and spearmint essential oil. Since neither of these oils mix with water, an emulsifier must be added. You can make your own feeding stimulant with my recipe and save money, making a mix that 1/3 the cost of commercial varieties.
Jade Pearls and Alien Eyeballs
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,710. Language: British English. Published: May 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Jade Pearls and Alien Eyeballs is a guide book to the world of unusual edible plants, whether they are old or new, rarely grown or from somewhere far flung. It looks at the history of plant hunters moving these plants around the world, and tells the stories of modern day enthusiasts, showcasing some of the unusual plants you may encounter as you begin your own journey into this intriguing world.
Son of Interior Design for Idiots, The Shopper's Guide
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,020. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Interior decorating
Author of Five Books on Interior Design, former nationally syndicated columnist, and former on-line columnist for HGTV.com, Scripps Publishing (1998-2006). Illinois State Registered Interior Designer and Professional Member of the American Society of Interior Designers.
Interior Design for Idiots, A Quick and Easy Guide to Interior Design
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,800. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Interior decorating
As seen on HGTV "Mark McCauley is the Dave Barry of interior design," Chicago Tribune Over 250,000 print copies sold. First time as an ebook.
Hootie Hoo Owl Dish Cloth Knitting Pattern
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Price: $1.59 USD. Words: 750. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework General
This is a dish cloth knitting pattern with a large owl design. The dish cloth instructions are written with step-by-step instructions. Cotton worsted in solids show the design best. The finished measurements are approximately 10” by 10” when size 6 needles are used.
Welcome Home
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,510. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Interior decorating
Welcome Home is 50+ pages of tips, tricks & ideas for creating a beautifully cozy home. Using a straightforward and sometimes humourous conversational style, Shannon demystifies the organizing and decorating process by providing practical tools for creating a personal, functional and beautiful space.
Lone Star Christmas Tree Skirt
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,340. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
A complete quilt pattern to make 3 sizes of a Lone Star Christmas tree skirt. Sizes are 40, 58 and 78 inch square in an octagon shape. Intermediate quilting skills in sewing "Y" seams and diamond are needed.
A No-nonsense Guide to Growing your own Vegetables
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,720. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Food prices are soaring. This book will quickly bring you up-to-speed in a no-nonsense way on the topic of growing your own vegetables. I wanted to learn the ways my grandparents fed themselves and combine their wisdom with the advantages of today’s scientific advances. This book will give you the basics and provide lots of links where you can learn more, go much deeper.
Homesteading Projects
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,760. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
So you want to be a homesteader! Join the rebirth of living simple in these hard economic times. Learn how to grow, how to save and how to become healthier. We have spent years figuring out some of what we share with you on our book. Build a green house, grow in winter or even grow food in your closet to feed your family. It really doesn't matter if you have an apartment or a home with land.