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The Adventurous Journeys of Ms Maybeetle
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,040. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
May beetles in July are rare. But what will a lady May beetle do who has outstayed her time, who has failed to find a husband and rear children? She goes on a journey... With etchings by Linda Wolfsgruber
BEETLE
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Price: Free! Words: 680. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
You think you may be afraid to find yourself in the middle of a dark wood, in the middle of the night? But how would it be if you were really small? Smaller than an owl, and even smaller than a bat... BEETLE (a short story), tells the account of a Stag beetle who finds himself in such frightening circumstances. Vulnerable and miniscule, will he manage to evade the hungry?
A Clash of Civilisations
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,390. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
It's late. It's dark. Some strange creature is crawling. Something sends the cat racing inside. What exactly is out there in the darkness? Why are all the frogs disappearing? Something is casting shadows onto an outside wall. Can it be a moth attracted to the light, or is it something else? Only the neighbour's cat from three doors down knows, and she is capable of leaving only bizarre clues.
14 Fun Facts About Insects: A 15-Minute Book
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Insects
Insects are all over, and there are many different kinds. But no matter how many there are, all insects have some things in common. Here are some fun facts about those little things that you find crawling around everywhere. Do you know: What does the word insect mean? How many insects are there in the world? Are there insects in the Arctic and the Antarctic? Find out the answers in this fun book.
I Wonder… How Do Monkeys Prevent Mosquito Bites?
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Series: 15-Minute Books · I Wonder. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,360. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals
I wonder … About Rain Forest Animals. How does the toucan hold its head up with such a large bill? Does an anteater eat only ants? Does a Komodo dragon breathe fire to kill its victims? How does the colorful red-eyed tree frog hide from its enemies? Will an armadillo’s armor get rusty in water? How much does a Goliath beetle weigh? Learn the answer to these questions and many more in this book.
Doug the Dung Beetle - The long roll home
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 730. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Doug is a roller dung beetle and he loves to roll dung. No matter what the weather is like. No matter how high the mountain. No matter what obstacle may come his way, he will roll and roll until he makes it home. Unless, maybe, the obstacle is a dung beetle eating lizard!
Barney's Busy Day
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,060. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Barney has worked hard all day long pulling heavy loads of grain.The boy feels sorry for him and offers a little encouragement and comfort. Barney interacts with the animals in a series of flashback incidents in the book. Some characters in the book are; Mousella Mouse - A sparrow - Bob White -. The book is especially good for horse lovers everywhere. Find out why Barney rushes to get home.
Baby Bear's Bed
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Series: AlphaBeginnings, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 400. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Concepts / Alphabet
Baby Bear's bed is broken. See what his new bed looks like and which friends he helps out along the way. This book is centered around the letter "B."
Bugging Out
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,590. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Change is hard to deal with under the best of circumstances, but what do you do when everything you know seems to be disappearing around you? A lonely, cantankerous shopkeeper struggles to keep what’s left of his world. “Bugging Out" is a science fiction / fantasy short story.
The Beetle and The Wide Awake Judge
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Series: Figments and Fragments, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,860. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Where Joe finds perfect happiness with a like spirit. Note from the author: This story was written down in a very peculiar format. You can read here the essence of the story, but due to the limiting formatting issues of the digital version, you can only appreciate the artistic vision of this short story in my printed book Figments & Fragments.