Books tagged: conservation

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Book Repair for Booksellers
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,990. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Books
A handy guide for booksellers and book collectors offering practical advice on how to improve the quality and look of your books and ephemera. Finally a book on book repair for the rest of us. Clear, easy to follow directions for repairing books at home or in the shop. Includes torn pages, shaken spines, library pockets, bookplates, stickers, crayon, writing, insects, leather care and much more.
The See-Through Leopard
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,400. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Most sixteen-year-old girls are obsessed with their looks, but Jazz Hooper's obsessed for a different reason. After a car accident that kills her mum, Jazz is left with severe facial scars and retreats into a dark depression. When they move to a game reserve in Kenya for a new start, Jazz finds an orphaned leopard cub that leads her on a two year journey of discovery, healing, and love.
Going Native: Small Steps to a Healthy Garden
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,040. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living
Does a garden that requires little work, saves you money and protects the environment sound good? Would you also like a garden that’s healthy and thriving year round? Then Going Native is for you! Going Native will show you how small changes in the plants you choose can create a healthier garden that’s easy and inexpensive to maintain, benefits the environment, protects your area's native species.
An Unlikely Pair
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 62,550. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2013 by MuseItUp Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
When a ruthless property developer cultivates her acquaintance, Lisa asks why - she’s a conservationist and bound to oppose his plans.
Finding Harmony
Series: Cypress Corners, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,960. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Sweet and sexy Contemporary Romance set in Central Florida. A country girl committed to nature. A city guy with his eye on the bottom line. A battle of wills…a battle for balance And a love that can tip the scales
Anecdotes from the Wild
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,610. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: November 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The theme of the conservation stories in this collection is that of small creatures whose environment is challenged by change; usually as the result of modifications to their traditional habitats, both incremental and sudden. As a result, the animals are usually forced to change their lives. The stories appeal to young readers and adults alike, and promote empathy for preserving original habitats.
Birds of Western Wolli Creek: A case study in local extinction
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,490. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Zoology / Ornithology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
This is a study of the birds found in the western part of the Wolli Creek Valley, about 8km from Sydney's CDB. It also serves as a case study of the increasing localised extinction of native birds in Sydney. This development, which has received little media attention, mirrors broader loss of native birds across south-eastern Australia.
Soliloquy: One Sociopath's Opinion
Price: Free! Words: 10,310. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Categories: Essay » Political
In a world full of homicidal sociopaths, it takes an anti-social desert hermit to explain how to live a decent life. These are my opinions: they damn well ought to be yours! These political essays were written during the Bush2 Regime and they do not reflect my opinions regarding the Obama Administration.
I Know About Environmental Science
Series: I Know About.... Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,290. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference
I Know About Environmental Science is designed to introduce someone, briefly, to the growing field of environmental science. It allows a person to research and do experiments in the fields of environmental science to develop an understanding of the field and all it has to offer. It helps to nurture an understanding of the need to take care of and protect our natural resources. At the end of the da
Unrestorable Habitat: Microsoft Is My Neighbor Now
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 123,030. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014 by Foreverland Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
Unrestorable Habitat: Microsoft Is My Neighbor Now recounts how that valley was transformed over the course of Hudson's lifetime, roughly the sixty-five years from 1937 to 2003.