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Just Keep Knitting: a journey of healing through forgiveness, faith, and fibre
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 55,760. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2012 by Apple Jack Creek Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
When chest pain and exhaustion forced a pause in her busy life, author Lonna Cunningham was called upon to take a closer look at the big events of her past: the death of her infant daughter, her husband's sudden personality changes and the discovery of the brain tumour that had triggered them ... then she had to rethink her past in order to find her path to the future.
Fifty Shades of African Grey: Pickles The Parrot Dominates Life
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 48,560. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In Fifty Shades of Grey Pickles the Parrot does indeed dominate life. Owning parrots can be challenging and frustrating but Ms Abbott has a way of finding humor in her parrot’s behavior and giving us pause to think differently about our own feathered pets. This is her fourth book about Pickles and just like the others, you are guaranteed to laugh out loud at this parrot’s antics and personality.
Practical Drainage Investigation
Price: $5.80 USD. Words: 35,200. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / General, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Do-it-yourself / general
The aims of this book are to enhance the knowledge of a user who has some basic knowledge of drainage systems and to give a working knowledge of solving problems in domestic and small commercial drainage systems. It focuses mainly on below ground domestic drainage and assumes some knowledge of building and drainage construction and practice. by Tim Deveaux and Dominic Blyth
Learn How to Train and Understand your Bullmastiff Puppy & Dog
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,410. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
You can learn to take very good care of your Bullmastiff with this guide book. You can learn how to make your large size dog have good behavior with some simple easy tricks to use: 1. The Characteristics of a Bullmastiff Puppy or Dog 2. What You Should Know About Puppy Teeth 3. Some Helpful Tips for Raising Your Bullmastiff Puppy And more..................
Wild Colour A Handbook of Vegetable and Lichen Dye Recipes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,090. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Categories: 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
Pickles The Parrot Speaks: On Life, The Universe, And Sesame Seed
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,550. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Pickles The Parrot on the internet, what a riot! Each day, Pickles posts his witty and humorous thoughts on life from his parrot perspective. The day doesn't start for his fans until they've checked in for their morning chuckle- and it's best not to read with a mouth full of coffee! This uproariously funny book is a gem of a collection featuring the wisdom and humor of Pickles at his best.
The Truth About Simple Unhooked Living
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,540. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living, Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
(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?
Stickin' it to the Matrix
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,810. Language: American English. Published: June 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
Stickin' it to the Matrix is this generation's version of Abbie Hoffman's Steal This Book. Funny and irreverent, the book is above all a practical step-by-step guide to both escaping and extracting from the matrix. In Stickin’ it to the Matrix, Henderson offers the reader the same insights that allowed him to "retire" at age 28, move to the country and author this, his 4th book.
Horse Care: What you don’t know about Worms will surprise you!
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 30,710. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
A clear, easy guide to horse worms and dewormers. Written in easy language for the layperson, yet heavily referenced to scientific academic journals. Today's problem worm is the small strongyle yet the majority of advice given for deworming horses is still aimed at eradicating the large strongyle. When to deworm, resistance, rotational deworming, harrowing, are all covered in this book.
Our Grand Design: The highs and lows of building in a boom
Price: $3.25 USD. Words: 54,070. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Do-it-yourself / general
Join us on our journey as we build our ideal home (a) to our own design (b) on a limited budget (c) in the middle of a boom. With hindsight, any one of these steps would have presented a challenge; taken together, it turned out to be something more than that...
Dog Have Mercy
Series: Golden Retriever Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,630. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
In the 6th golden retriever mystery, Christmas approaches and reformed hacker Steve Levitan tries to help a fellow ex-con now working at the vet’s office in Stewart’s Crossing. His curiosity, & the crime-solving instincts of his golden retriever, Rochester, kick in when liquid potassium ampoules are stolen from the vet and Steve’s new friend is a suspect in the theft -- and in a series of deaths.
Pasha, From Animal Shelter to A Sheltered Life
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,260. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
(5.00 from 1 review)
When the flaming-orange tom was brought to the local animal shelter, he was messy. And he stank. That darn cat never took his eyes off me. They were not quite green and not quite yellow; they were round, and alert, and reflected light like precious stones set in orange gold. ‘Don’t even think about it,’ I told him. I already had two cats.
Grow Your Own Drugstore
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,990. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Gardeners take note.Even the weeds are valuable!(Dandelions contain more Vitamin A than carrots). Marigolds soothe damaged skin, parsley contains unusual oils that fight cancer, lavender helps the pain of athritis, sage gives you energy, snowdrops are a major help in fighting alzheimer's, slugs can heal chapped hands... Use garden herbs to make a 700 year-old gypsy recipe to for radiant skin...