Books tagged: entomology

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The Response — And the beasts shall rule the earth...
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Series: The Kerry Chronicles, 1. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 42,310. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2009 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The Response launches us into a terrifying biblical prophecy. Set in 2015, it introduces Devin Kerry, a brilliant entomologist who is confronted with an unexplained global uprising of ten thousand trillion enraged ants, bees, and wasps. Swarms devastate cities we are powerless to stop them. Devin discovers the attacks were triggered 30 years ago, thus begins humanity’s greatest battle.
Hatchings
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 77,730. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
His hometown destroyed by a swarm of ants, his girlfriend and mentor killed by a nest of centipedes, his life in tatters, Jason Carter knows only one way forward - fighting the emergence of ecological catastrophe. Recruited by a super-secret agency, he leads the fight with money, science, and talent. But will any of that be enough when those who started the hatchings come after him with guns?
Garden Wars: Getting good bugs to fight your garden pests
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Price: Free! Words: 6,450. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2011 by Reflected Light Books. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Are you at war with aphids and other garden pests? Find out how to attract good bugs to fight the battle with these bad boys. GARDEN WARS is a compact guide to attracting beneficial insects to your garden. Chapters include 'What the heck is a good bug?'; 'Creating a beneficial insectary'; 'The private lives of 'good bugs'; highlights of author's garden journal.
Suppertime Sonnets
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,060. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
A selection from Suppertime Sonnets, author Kate Sherrod's 2009-2010 experiment in writing and posting a pseudo-Shakespearean sonnet every day by suppertime. Topics range from insects and other creepy crawlies to the International Space Station to various topics in chemistry and biology to usable cooking recipes, along with more traditional and lyrical works. Formal poetry, informal subjects!
The Variety and Ecology of Galls, With a Focus on Those Induced on Oak Species
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 1,850. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
This research article discusses galls, the homes of insect larvae which are created by manipulating the host tree to build the homes for them. I will discuss identification and explanation of galls through their strange and beautiful arrangements, as well as understanding the life cycle of the gall-encased insects, and also the secondary uses of galls by humans.
In Florida with Fulbright
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 80,510. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Student life
This book reveals how I had the opportunity to go to Florida, what experiences I lived through and what my thoughts and feelings are about those two years after I returned home. I draw parallels between life in the USA and Hungary in regards to its people. I compare the differences between the experiences that I had during my years of higher education and philosophy of life in general.
Michigan Spiders
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,540. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Zoology / Entomology
A guide to the more common spiders that are around us in Michigan. With dozens of different spiders listed and pictures of them as well as information about their descriptions, size, webs and bites. Did you know there is only one truly dangerous spider in Michigan? Do you think you know what it is? You just might be surprised to learn the truth.
Giants of the Insect World
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,090. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Max is buggy about bugs. If it crawls, slithers, or buzzes, he want to know everything about it. On a whirlwind vacation around the world, his dreams come true. In Japan, Indonesia, Australia, South America, Great Britain, and Africa, Max gets to see, learn about - and best of all - collect some of the biggest insects in the world. Beautiful full color pictures, and a Glossary.
Ants
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,440. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Terror strikes the heart of a small South Carolina town’s sheriff when the people in his charge begin to disappear. Ants is the gripping story of nature going terribly wrong. Ants is not a book that you can easily put down, a page turner to the very end.