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The Kid-Gardener’s Planting Book for Parents
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,460. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2014 by Decoded Science. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
(5.00 from 1 review)
Your child wants to grow a garden. You know where he's going to plant his seeds or seedlings, but what comes next? It's time to pick plants easy enough for your child to grow without the disappointment that comes with choosing beautiful, but delicate plants... and then seeing them wither away instead of prospering. Kids of all ages and abilities can enjoy gardens - so why wait? Plant a seed today.
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.
Schnoodles - The Owners Guide from Puppy to Old Age - Choosing, Caring for, Grooming, Health, Training and Understanding Your Schnoodle Dog
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 36,980. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
(5.00 from 1 review)
Schnoodles - The Owners Guide from Puppy to Old Age is a must-have book for any responsible Schnoodle dog owner. Expert dog whisperer and trainer, Alan Kenworthy, writes in a fun and entertaining way about Schnoodles while packing the book full of useful hints and tips. In addition, Schnoodle breeders and owners make contributions, including three extra bonus interviews with breeder advice.
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!
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.
Learning From Bees: a philosophy of natural beekeeping
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 22,730. Language: British English. Published: December 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A collection of short essays on bees and beekeeping by the author of The Barefoot Beekeeper.
Building an Easy Boiler
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,600. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
A very easy to follow guide to build a model steam boiler to drive many varieties of small scale steam engines
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.
Scrap Metal Bible: Complete Guide
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,330. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Home-based businesses
Learn how to start making money by scrapping metal. Scrapping metal is environmentally friendly, and it is also a highly lucrative business opportunity. This guide will cover everything from where to find scrap metal, how to identify different types of metals, and a guide to which metals are worth the most. Also, learn how to breakdown household items for scrap metal.
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.
Sitting with Jimmy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,170. Language: American English. Published: December 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
The true story of the author and his wife who attempt to domesticate a feral cat from their neighborhood the book describes the amount of patience, trial and error efforts needed to gain the trust and accept a new friendship which is paying off in the end for both Jimmy (cat) and the couple.
The Toe Terrorist
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,080. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
Meet Chaussettes and Geordie, two cats who had a rough start in life but now live a pampered life. Enjoy their antics and tall tails on life, travel and family. This is an illustrated book on living with cats, and cats with special needs, humorously written from the cat's point of view. The Toe Terrorist is book one in a projected series of ongoing adventures.
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.
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.
PYRTE 8 - Cylinder Assembly
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,910. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Cylinder assembly construction guide for PYRTE the traction engine
The Dog Walker's Startup Guide: Create Your Own Lucrative Dog Walking Business in 12 Easy Steps
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,620. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
Written by a dog-walking pioneer, this book provides all the information anyone would need to start up his or her own dog walking business. Presented in twelve well-defined steps, the author's action model incorporates everything from business basics to the fundamentals of animal psychology. The book will appeal to those seeking financial freedom at the end of a leash.
The Upcycled Garden
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,240. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living
The Upcycled Garden provides over 50 ways to make ordinary trash useful in the garden. This ebook offers ideas and instructions for upcycling - reusing discarded items that may have otherwise been considered worthless - giving them new purpose for the betterment of the environment and the benefit of the garden.
Don't Throw That Away
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,750. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
Jeff Yeager, AKA The Ultimate Cheapskate, likes to talk trash, particularly when it saves you money and helps save the planet at the same time. As informative as it is entertaining, Don’t Throw That Away! delivers on its promise with hundreds of ways to reuse, repurpose, and upcycle everyday items that would otherwise end up in the landfill. You’ll never look at your trash the same way again.
Vegetable Gardening The Natural Way - 101
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,880. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
You're ready to start an organic vegetable garden but don't know how to get started. No problem!! This "how to get started" e-book will walk you through the process with step-by-step instructions on everything from planning, soil, fertilizers, planting, and watering, to ensure you will have a successful garden the first time. We'll turn your brown thumbs green!
Inspect2Code - Residential Inspection Field Guide
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 37,810. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / General
A checklist format guides the user through common elements found in residential construction. Chapters begin with foundations and end with a final inspection for a certificate of occupancy. Code reference numbers are found at the end of each inspection item and link to over 380 code sections located within the book.