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Talk Cheap: Your Guide to Free and Cheap Phone Service
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,470. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
Are you tired of overpaying for phone service? I personally used the methods detailed in this book to completely eliminate both my land line AND my cell phone bills. Buy this book and learn how you too can save a fortune on your phone bill using legitimate, established options to your traditional land line and cell phone service.
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.
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
The Secrets of Fantastic Houseplants
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,850. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
You can learn to care for your houseplants even if you weren't born with a green thumb. All you need to have beautiful indoor plants is to know a few secrets and to give your plants a little love and attention. Turn your brown thumb green and take pleasure and pride in your houseplants.
Jo's Scrapping Sketches: Layout Ideas for Scrapbooking Success Vol. 1
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,890. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Includes 80 images to help dispel any hint of crafter's block! This book is full of sketches which will have both the beginning or experienced scrapbooker creating beautiful, balanced layouts with ease.
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.
Cat Care: Caring for Furry Mouse-traps A.k.a. House Cats
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Price: $3.80 USD. Words: 5,680. Language: American English. Published: October 13, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Cats
(5.00 from 1 review)
A must-read for cat owners, this delightfully illustrated book tells you how to care for these furry creatures. The author has had the experience bringing up dozens of house cats. Things learned empirically, what the vet specified and also the result of plenty of reading. Even if you don't own one this ebook will interest and amuse you with insights into the behavior of domestic cats …
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.
Wizard's Book of Animal Secrets
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 9,800. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
Just Imagine! Command and rule over the animal kingdom: horses, bats, rats, insects, snakes, dogs, cats, toads, frogs, birds and more. Only the most unusual is offered. Much more than a simple training manual, this is a collection of rare, bizarre effects that will amaze and astound everyone. Be a Wizard - Rule the Animal Kingdom Strange & unusual information found nowhere else!
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.
Just Keep Knitting: a journey of healing through forgiveness, faith, and fibre
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 55,760. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2012 by Apple Jack Creek Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(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.
Stickin' it to the Matrix
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,810. Language: American English. Published: June 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
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.
iPermie! How to Permaculture Your Urban Lifestyle
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 401,250. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
This is a good-life design guide for Millennials, Boomers, and Generation X. Contains strategies, tools, and techniques to help you navigate the cardinal threats of peak oil, climate instability, economic irrationality, and political criminality. iPermie is an almanac of useful information and permaculture self-study guide.
Home Furnishings Consultant: A Consumer's Guide to Furniture and Mattress Purchase, Care, and Interior Design
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,560. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Furniture
It's important to be educated when it comes time to purchase a new piece of furniture, or a new accessory to accent it with. We want to make sure our home remains a reflection of our personality while welcoming friends, family, even ourselves, into its warm embrace. Here is guidance to help you in the purchase and care of your new furnishings.
Build Your Own Small Solar Power System
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,260. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Do-it-yourself / general
So what do you do when the power goes out? Do you fumble around in the dark looking for candles or a torch to light the way? Well, look no further for a solution. This eBook is a how to guide, with comprehensive instructions that will enable you to benefit from my experience and research, and build your very own small solar power system even on a modest budget.
Pathways
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,030. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Pathways is a modern version of the old stitch called 'path of life'. I have used it as an all over pattern hence the name pathways. This gown is knitted in cotton on 3 mm needles and will fit a baby from birth to 9 months.
The Frugal Fabriholic: Your 12-Step Plan for Saving More Cash for Your Quilting Stash
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,930. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
(5.00 from 1 review)
Learn savvy strategies & money-saving tips to budget and save for your quilting passion. Follow award-winning author, artist, & quilt designer Maria Peagler, as she leads you through 12 steps to save big and put that money aside every month for your quilting supplies. Peagler blogs at http://quiltsandcreativity.com, and is the author of Color Mastery: 10 Principles for Creating Stunning Quilts.
Your Dog & You
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,050. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
In order for your dog to develop into a positive family member and an asset (instead of a burden), you need to establish proper behaviors and teach your dog to be a positive part of your family. Dogs are pack animals and establishing the pack order will bring confidence and comfort to your dog.
RagaMuffin Cats, The Pet Owners Guide to Ragamuffin Cats and Kittens Including Buying, Daily Care, Personality, Temperament, Health, Diet, Clubs and Breeders
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Price: $5.97 USD. Words: 27,660. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014 by Evolution Knowledge Limited. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
All you want to know about how to care for Ragamuffin cats and kittens. A superb resource, this e-book is written in an easy to read and coherent style. Colette Anderson covers all aspects of caring for your pet, including what to consider before buying, daily care, personality, health, temperament, diet, breeders and facts, along with your responsibilities as an owner.
Whom Dog Hath Joined
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,800. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Reformed computer hacker Steve Levitan still gets a thrill from snooping into places online where he shouldn’t be. When his golden retriever Rochester discovers a human bone at the Friends Meeting during the Harvest Days festival, these two unlikely sleuths are plunged into another investigation.