Books tagged: birding

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PECKERWOOD - A Tale of the Big Thicket
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 43,880. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Waaaahooooooo!!! That's what you'll want to yell when you take a ride in Jack's souped up '57 Chevy. With Charlene at his side, they scream along the blacktops and fish-tail the gravel roads of the Big Thicket of East Texas. Jack, a birder, is in pursuit of woodpeckers. Ivory bills are hunted and piliateds abound while love comes a knocking and peckerwoods confound. A naturalists delight!
Finch Goes Wild
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 57,060. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Harmon doesn't fit into the hole he gets shoved into. He has to break out. With his grades at an all-time low and his weight off the charts, he knows he's headed for trouble. Even in his music he finds too many wrong notes. When the noise of his jeering classmates and nagging mother threatens to overwhelm him, he finds a whole new world to explore in nearby wild places.
Birding for Everyone
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 41,390. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
Bird watching is the favorite hobby of millions, and a perfect activity for families to share, so why don't more people of color choose to become birdwatchers? In this book, you'll discover how easy it is for anyone to identify birds and connect with mentors who can help you start bird watching or become a better birdwatcher. Since 1979, John has introduced thousands of people to birds & birding.
Nature Writing
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Price: Free! Words: 58,420. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
Collected observations and essays on the English countryside and its flora and fauna from an award-winning novelist.
Bird Watching is Spectacular in Texas
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,670. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Bird watching, or "birding," is one of the most exciting hobbies you can enjoy. The thrill of finding new species and adding to the "life list" of birds you've had the pleasure to see is unparalleled. Texas is a wonderful place for birding, and the tips in this book coupled with resources and lists of popular places to visit can help make your birding adventure the trip of a lifetime.
Life Lessons from My Bird Friends
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 270. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
In her third "Life Lessons" book, nature photographer Peggy Collins pairs 25 bird photographs with funny and inspirational captions of lessons taught to her by her feathered friends over many years. Readers both young and old will enjoy these fun, high-quality nature photographs combined with insightful and humorous sayings.
Amateur Hour
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 111,110. Language: American English. Published: October 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Navy SEAL George "Pug" Ironhorse is part Navajo Indian, part Scottish, and part Armenian. Before they let him retire, he is given one last mission: stop nuclear terrorists from hitting Los Angeles. His uses his first suspect, a nuclear medicine technologist who photographs birds on the weekends, as bait to draw out the bad guys. Things don't turn out as planned. First book in a series
Birding Guide to Orkney
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 13,430. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
Orkney is a premier destination for birders looking for spectacular species like Hen Harriers, Puffins and Skuas This guide is designed for the first time or experienced visitor. Enclosed you will find * How to get to and around in Orkney * Information on the best birding sites * A systematic list of species and where to find them * Instruction for Self-guided tours of some great sites
3 Paths Crossed Here
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 38,260. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Drama » Anthologies
This is a collection of three stories. The first story, "Bastinili," details the life story of baseball star Bobby Bastinili from his childhood to his retirement and the the rise & fall of his ego. The second, "The Words' Path," details a teacher and her student, her correspondence, and her brother's upcoming divorce. In the third, "The Lyrics' Hunt," two stars are kidnapped and searched for.
Birds of the Pacific Northwest: How to Identify 25 of the Most Popular Backyard Birds
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,980. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Zoology / Ornithology
Birds of the Pacific Northwest: How to Identify 25 of the Most Popular Backyard Birds will be your go-to guide when you need help identifying the birds at your feeders. Besides discovering more about your favorite birds, you'll learn about their habitats, how they nest, their sometimes-quirky behaviors, and when you're most likely to see them visiting your backyard.