Books tagged: ecology

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Elyana Misfit
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,810. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Set in 2083, when 13-year-old Elyana's extraordinary size and powers draw unwanted attention from the government, she steals a protective suit and escapes the safety of the eco-dome in search of her real mother. After hijacking a helicopter, Elyana drops into the world of those forced to live outside, faces off with the FBI & is embroiled in an inter-world strategy to save Earth. 1st in a series.
Red Sand Green Heart
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 109,080. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013 by Page Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist
Red Sand Green Heart explains how the unique wildlife and vegetation of the Australian outback have been shaped by the harsh climate of this vast, infertile land. Through vivid, personal stories John shares his experiences as an ecologist making new discoveries, challenging conventional approaches to pastoralism, mining, tourism and environmental management.
Cosmic Camel
Price: Free! Words: 22,760. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Donal's school trip to the zoo turns into an unexpected journey across space. Accompanied only by a lofty camel and a lemming, he finds himself hurtling towards a distant planet, a crowd of little green aliens - and a deadly mission! Thrills and laughs for readers of 8 and over.
Gunkholing in the Chesapeake
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,300. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing
Sailing and history of the Chesapeake Bay. A Great Blue Heron led our sailboat downriver between banks of the lush green foliage of Back Creek on Elk River at the northern entrance to the Chesapeake Bay. As we rounded each bend, the solitary bird would be floating on the brown mirror of water.
An Invisible Chain of our Time
Price: Free! Words: 69,070. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2013. Categories: Essay » Technology, Essay » Sociology
A critical insight over the assumed changes that we have done and do, which have never had any logical basis. Reasons to change the point of view about our way of life: health, food, time, relationships, work, home, as well as all are related. What feels and thinks an environmentalist that is lacking within all of us.
An Ecology of Mind
You set the price! Words: 96,920. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
The human mind has built in flaws in how we view reality around us. The more power we achieve through technology the greater the potential threat from these flaws in perception. Contact with an alien race means accepting these flaws is a luxury that we can no longer afford. Mankind's existence may rely on a survivor from humanity's ancient past and his ongoing quest to understand himself.
Российский Север и Северная Европа
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 81,460. Language: Russian. Published: April 23, 2013 by irisbook publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
В данный сборник включены совместные статьи за 1992 - 2012 годы по социально-экономическим вопросам российского Севера и Северной Европы.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,110. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The Timeshaft is a path through time from pre-history to the end of the world, under the control of environmental protection group WorldSave. Its operatives travel through the Timeshaft preventing ecological disasters, but that's more of the back story. The plot focuses on leading agent Ashday's Child. What is his hidden agenda, why has he really spent his life flitting through the ages?
Frogs and Toads: In and Out of the Water
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Animals. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,440. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013 by Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Reptiles & Amphibians, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Endangered
Frogs are amphibians. An amphibian is an animal that spends part of its life in water and part of it on land. There are two main kinds of frogs. They are frogs and toads. Some people say that frogs have smooth skin and toads have bumpy skin. But there are some frogs with bumpy skin and some toads with smooth skin. Find out all about frogs and toads in this fun, 15-Minute book for young readers.
Speed Glacier
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,310. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Speed Glacier is a farce of ecoterrorism and the human urge to belong. It brings together a very unlikely and slightly misnamed weapon with a group of individuals that seem just as unlikely... unless you've been paying attention to popular culture and/or the news. Speed Glacier is a novelette of about 12,000 words.