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Wild Colour A Handbook of Vegetable and Lichen Dye Recipes
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,090. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Natural dyes are dyes or colorants derived from plants, invertebrates, or minerals. The majority of natural dyes are vegetable dyes from plant sources –roots, berries, bark, leaves, and wood — and other organic sources such as fungi and lichens. This book is all about rediscovering those lost colours and using them to help a create better world, simply because they do not contain harmful chemicals
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.
The Truth About Simple Unhooked Living
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,540. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Find out how to manage a home comfortably and safely without electricity and running water. Why would anyone want to live that way on purpose? The reasons span from radical conservation to being self-reliant when the system falls apart. If you just want to weather water shortages and power outages gracefully, why not learn from those who live without pipes and wires full time?
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.
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.
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.
The Perfect Piggy: A guide to Teacup Pigs, Micro Pigs and other Pet Pigs
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 41,200. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
The Perfect Piggy ebook gives you a set of explicit, practical, step by step guidelines that will help you with buying, owning, and training your dream pet. It's a complete care guide for Micro pigs, Potbelly pigs, and other breeds of pet pigs.
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.
99 Jobs: Blood, Sweat, and Houses
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 95,790. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(5.00 from 1 review)
A carpenter can fix the house. But how do you fix a broken home? In this award-winning memoir, Joe Cottonwood recalls a lifetime making repairs. Everybody needs a little help, a little warmth: the blonde in the hot tub—the dying billionaire—the wounded war vet—the rebel teen— the lonely French teacher—and the author himself. "Expertly crafted!"—Kirkus. "Gritty and entertaining."—Publishers Weekly.
Garden Insect Pests of North America - Pictures for Identifying and Organic Controls
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 17,960. Language: American English. Published: April 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Have a garden insect problem? Need effective organic insect control solutions? If you are looking for pictures as well as effective methods to prevent and control garden pests in a sustainable garden this is the resource you need.
Grinsekatze Amigurumi Häkelanleitung
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 2,760. Language: German. Published: April 22, 2012 by K and J Dolls. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework/Crocheting
Dies ist die Katze aus Alice im Wunderland. Detaillierte Anweisungen und 25 Bilder helfen Ihnen die Grinzekatze zu machen. Schwierigkeitsgrad: mittlere.
Homesteading Adventures: A Guide for Doers and Dreamers
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,860. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014 by ManyTracks. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
From bare beginnings to a comfortable, ever changing homestead, Sue leads the reader through their early years of building, learning, laughing and creating their home in the woods. Both fun and practical with plenty of how-to and a little bit of philosophy, from home building to home power, from organic garden to country kitchen, and a whole lot in between.
Build Your Own Solar Powered Generator: Step by Step Instructions for Solar Power at a Fraction of the Cost
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 11,950. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
When the power goes out, be prepared. Learn to build a solar powered generator using this handy reference guide with step by step instrutions.
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.
Cockapoos - The Owners Guide from Puppy to Old Age - Buying, Caring For, Grooming, Health, Training and Understanding Your Cockapoo Dog
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 39,220. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
Cockapoos - The Owners Guide from Puppy to Old Age is a must-have book for any responsible Cockapoo dog owner. Expert dog whisperer, trainer and owner, Alan Kenworthy, writes in a fun and entertaining way about Cockapoos while packing the book full of useful hints and tips. In addition, many top Cockapoo breeders from the USA & UK make contributions, including three extra bonus interviews.
Vermiculture: Worm Farming as an Inexpensive and Green Way to Get Quality Compost
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,100. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2013 by Stories of Everyday's Woe Publishing House. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Vermiculture is an artificial cultivation of earthworms for getting organic compost from them. This multiplication of earthworms is a very simple process and can be handled by anyone easily. The compost you get from them is called vermicompost. The farm or food waste passes through the body of earthworms and the output comes out in the form of compost which is very rich in humus.
How to Stop Dog Aggression: A Step-By-Step Guide to Handling Aggressive Dog Behavior Problem
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,500. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
This book will help you with your aggressive dog, to help you understand why your dog is aggressive and how to cure it. Our methods are effective and focus on positive reinforcement to help you, and your dog.
My Smart Puppy Guide: How to Train Your Dog to Come
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,820. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
(5.00 from 1 review)
Want your dog to come when you call? “My Smart Puppy Guide: How to Train Your Dog to Come” gives you easy dog games that quickly teach your dog to come to you tail wagging! You’ll love the professional dog training tips revealed by Sarah Wilson, dog expert, seen on PBS and author of 9 books. Your dog gets fast, fun training & you get long-lasting, happy results. Win/win for both of you - try it!
The Way Of The Chicken - A Guide To Keeping Backyard Chickens
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,240. Language: Australian English. Published: August 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
This how-to-book is not your ordinary guide, but also is a tale of apprehension, excitement, joy, despair, and happiness. It is a story that spans five years, from the first day that I suggested keeping chickens to my wife up until the time when I expanded the chicken run to its current size. This book is full of great tips and ideas to help make your own backyard chicken dream a reality.
Oak Tree Farm
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,120. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
Compelling, poignant and heartwarming tales for countryside and animal lovers. In a tranquil rural location by the Beaufort Mountains on Vancouver Island, Canada, the Ansells ambitiously embark on a new life of small mixed-livestock farming following their air-sea rescue from Cyclone Justin. Developing and populating the farm proves to be both challenging and very rewarding. An irresistible read.