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Murder, Wetlands and an Endangered Species
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 90,430. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
This is a story about a prime waterfront farm on Chincoteague Bay on Maryland’s Eastern Shore. It has the northern most brown pelican rookery in the United States. Developers, politicians and environmentalists are waging a war for possession.
Thought for Food - Food for Thought
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Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 56,680. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Nutrition
Thought for Food - Food for Thought is meant to be thought provoking yet practical in its approach to living a healthier and more balanced life. Written with two distinct sections it is first a well researched narrative on the environmental and nutritional effects of our diet. Including 200 vegetarian recipes, just about everything one needs to know about food and eating is in this wonderful book
Alp Station
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Price: Free! Words: 5,050. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
"Professor Maitland, you attack those who run corrupt regimes, start illegal wars, make millions as they destroy the world economy through reckless gambling. Such people will never play fair." But nor, it seems, will his hosts at the remote mountain chateau to which he has come. Why has he been invited, and who is the mysterious girl whose presence seems specifically designed to embarrass him?
Secret of Haunted Bog
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,440. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Book 2 in the spooky middle grade series, Monster Moon. 12-year-old AJ Zantony had heard rumors about the haunted bog near Old Chinatown. Now, in order to save Vlad, the pirate rat, he and his friends are forced to face the dangers of the spooky marsh: toxic waterways, bog bodies, ghostly apparitions, buried secrets. Even death. Danger lurks with every step. Will they come out alive?
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Environmental Considerations in Military Operations Field Manual - FM 3-100.4 (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 80,070. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
Part of our value-added professional format series, the Environmental Considerations in Military Operations Field Manual (FM 3-100.4) guides the United States (US) Army and the US Marine Corps (USMC) in applying appropriate environmental protection procedures during all types of operations.
What the Parrot Told Alice
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,170. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
"What the Parrot Told Alice" is an entertaining and engaging story about a curious young girl and a parrot that changes her view of the world. “‘What the Parrot Told Alice’” is not only delightful – it is inspired." -- Dr. Jane Goodall
What the Orangutan Told Alice
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,710. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
When two American teens visit Indonesia, they follow a gibbon into a Borneo rain forest where they meet orangutans threatened with extinction. They meet scientists working to save them. And… they learn how young people can make a difference in the world. “… one of the leading environmental writers for children…” -- Dr. Jane Gooda
Character for Champions
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 30,240. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Growing Up
"A wonderful book for students of any age -- young and old -- to learn the basic facts of everyday life and to see how exciting learning can be, both physical and mental."
Ghetto Plainsman
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 195,480. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
Gritty, raw and spiritual, Ghetto Plainsman chronicles one man’s triumph over humiliation, self-hatred, anger and violence in a chaotic journey between urban survival and the life-or-death struggles of the ravaged American Great Plains. This gripping parable takes us from the streets to the even more devastated American West and finally into a place of deeper healing for us all.
The Garbage Chronicles
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 107,050. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011 by WordFire Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
In the super-consumer society of the future, recycling is illegal, and Earth’s garbage is catapulted into deep space. But as humankind reluctantly learns, what goes up must come down. . . . In this rollicking, thought-provoking, highly imaginative exploration, Brian Herbert shares the environmental concerns of his father, Frank Herbert, the world-famous author of Dune.