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Katz Tales How Boris The Cat Was Reunited With His Family
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Series: Katz Tales, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
This is the story of a true miracle. Read how Boris the cat lived with us for a year before being reunited with his family who were living 400 km away. Guaranteed to make you smile!
The Siberian Husky Buyer's Guide
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Series: Dog Buyer's Guide, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 4,470. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A short guide to all you should know before you buy a Siberian Husky
Offbeat Edibles
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Price: Free! Words: 2,930. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
(5.00 from 1 review)
Seven unusual, easy-to-grow edible plants.
The Christmas Surprise ~ A Very Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 1,170. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
(5.00 from 1 review)
A cherished Christmas memory of a special little girl, an important moment that was never captured on film.
Starting a Christmas Plate Tradition
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You set the price! Words: 3,420. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
(5.00 from 1 review)
A Christmas project guide. Starting a new tradition with family and friends.
How to Care for a Rescue Horse: Australian Version
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Price: Free! Words: 10,300. Language: Australian English. Published: July 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
(5.00 from 1 review)
Rescue horses have different needs. Some may be injured, or have wounds, while others may "only" be skinny. Whatever their circumstances, rescue horses need worming and feed, and these two very things, if not carried out correctly, may harm or even kill the horse. This concise and to the point how-to book also takes the reader through several pictorial case histories.
Introduction to Homesteading at Rustic Farms
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Price: Free! Words: 3,420. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living
(5.00 from 1 review)
We wanted to share some of what we talk about in our book “Homesteading on Rustic Farms”. Our goal is to share some of what we do at the farm with others interested in homesteading. I hope you enjoy our writings and apply what you learn.
Hearts in Cross Stitch
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Price: Free! Words: 750. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
(5.00 from 1 review)
A set of counted cross stitch pattern featuring hearts in three gauges. Sketches of all three designs started in document. More soon.
New Puppy Checklist
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Price: Free! Words: 6,720. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
(5.00 from 1 review)
New Puppy Checklist. All you need to know and do when you get a new puppy. Edition 6. In Checklist format to tick off. Convenient and concise! "It has a LOT of information, gets right to the point and helps you to not fail" - A comprehensive but concise eye opener. Make sure your puppy becomes the dog you always wanted. Better check this Checklist now.
The 2014-2015 Honolulu Real Estate Guide
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Price: Free! Words: 74,250. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2014 by Wexford House Books. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Home buying
(5.00 from 1 review)
Everything you need to know about Honolulu real estate. Insider tips about buying and selling real estate in Honolulu. Information about surrounding towns, and which is best for you and your family, including interviews with buyers who know the area best. Insight into employment opportunities, schools, health care, recreational and cultural activities, shopping, climate, transportation, and more.
Mini Quilt For Beginners
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Price: Free! Words: 1,210. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
(5.00 from 1 review)
Make a miniature quilt. A simple quilt to pre-cut and package for travel or gifts. This is an easy pattern for beginners, with tips and ideas for everyone.
Ten Vegetables for Self-Sufficiency
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Price: Free! Words: 3,810. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2014 by Harry Maxwell Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
(5.00 from 1 review)
This book recommends 10 vegetable plants which will produce food all year round. All the advice in this book is based on my experience of over 20 years of growing vegetables for self-sufficiency in the dry, temperate climate of Canberra, Australia.
The Greening of Gavin - My First Year of Living Sustainably
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Price: Free! Words: 14,950. Language: Australian English. Published: June 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(4.83 from 6 reviews)
As he walked out of the cinema, Gavin knew that his life would change forever. It was the impact of a documentary that kicked him into action, whereby he decided to lower his family's impact on the planet, in the attempt to live a more sustainable lifestyle. This is the story of his first year of 'The Greening of Gavin'.
Beekeping - Pure and Simple
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Price: Free! Words: 6,600. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Are modern beekeeping methods partly to blame for the poor state of health of our honeybees? Phil Chandler, author of The Barefoot Beekeeper, suggests that we need to take a fresh - and more holistic - look at the way we work with bees. If you are interested in learning a more natural approach to beekeeping, this is a good place to start.
An Introduction to Natural Beekeeping
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Price: Free! Words: 3,280. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Have you thought about taking up beekeeping, but are put off by the expensive equipment you were told to buy, or stories of honeybee colonies collapsing? If so, then low-cost, low-impact, chemical-free, 'natural beekeeping' may be exactly what you are looking for. Phil Chandler suggests more natural ways in which we can renew and develop our relationship with the honeybee.
A Simply Wonderful Holiday
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Price: Free! Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Entertaining
(4.00 from 1 review)
A Simply Wonderful Holiday will help you navigate through the holidays calmly. This tiny booklet is packed with cost-saving and time-saving tips for decorating, shopping and entertaining. It includes gift and greeting card lists that you can customize and refer to year after year.
The Flowers by Michael Taggart Photography
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Price: Free! Words: 3,990. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
(4.00 from 1 review)
Ordinary flowers and plants made extraordinary through the digital manipulation of photographer Michael Taggart. Before-and-after images highlight the amazing transformation of normal garden plants into something magical. Michael also offers insight into the creation of the images as well as tips for fellow photographers.
There's a Rabbit in Our Class!
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Price: Free! Words: 3,560. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
(4.00 from 1 review)
When the children of Grade 4/5H Spotswood Primary School heard about a rabbit who wanted a social life, they convinced their principal through a persuasive letter writing campaign that Bugsy would be a wonderful addition to the classroom. Grade 4/5H cover everything a prospective rabbit owner needs to know with chapters on housing, food, grooming, entertaining your bunny and more. With photos.
If I Couldn't Be Me, I'd Be a...CAT!
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Price: Free! Words: 490. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
(3.33 from 3 reviews)
Be more like a cat...you will live longer! This short little story takes a peek into some of the mysterious ways of our beloved feline friends. Adopt a few of the cat's secret ways, and you just might live to a ripe old age, and purr with contentment.
Clutterbug: A zine about stuff
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Price: Free! Words: 17,580. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
(3.00 from 1 review)
Look around you right now: how much 'stuff' do you have? This zine is all about chucking stuff out, resisting buying new stuff, and looking at the processes of how we engage with stuff along the way. I consider the 'buy-ology' of why we desire and buy what we do in the first place and also 'flow': the exact opposite of the desire-acquire cycle. If you hoard stuff, or purge, this will interest you.