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Gardening on the Curve
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Price: Free! Words: 13,680. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Ross Lamond entertains us with a new approach to gardening. He suggests “just build your garden along the curve; just follow the curve”. The garden becomes a home for auspicious Chi and great for harmonious co-existence with nature. It becomes a Feng Shui garden and augers well for sustainability. Gardens built on the curve are visually appealing, easy to maintain and economic to construct.
Drowning Cactus
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,480. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2013 by Musa Publishing. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Some people find inspiration in the wilderness. Others find themselves hopelessly lost. When his botched cactus theft is mistaken for an eco-protest, Gordon Burstein is thrust into the national spotlight and expected to speak for the land he loves. He panics and runs...
Buried Truth
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,130. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
After a decade, Mags can’t forget what she did. Now at seventeen, the shame continues to haunt her. She throws herself into every worthwhile project available, struggling for redemption. Andrew can have any girl he wants — and he wants them all. Or so everyone thinks. Nobody knows what lies beneath the façade. Will either Mags or Andrew trust each other enough to reveal their true selves?
Stone and the Flower Dragon
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Price: Free! Words: 3,250. Language: British English. Published: July 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
A director's cut scene from Dark Peak: The First Elemental developed into a short story for e-book only release. What happens when an elemental dragon places her trust in the hands of a human companion, a young boy travelling with his scientist parents to a semi-tropical rainforest on an isolated island? On this island is a flower, and in the heart of the flower is a miracle...
66 Ways to Practice Sustainability
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Price: Free! Words: 23,900. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
When I started to jot down headings for this book, I jotted down experiences working with the land over fifty years. Many of them connected to the garden. I’m a gardener, and so the list unwound as the experiences flowed onto the notepad. Adding them up, they came to 66. (It seemed a catchy heading, so here they are)
Today’s The Day - The book of the official International Observance Days
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,240. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
A book detailing the calendar of International Days - including World Oceans Day, World Refugee Day, World Suicide Prevention Day, World Tourism Day, World Teachers' Day, International Day of Rural Women, World AIDS Day, World Cancer Day, World Radio Day, Martin Luther King Day, etc., etc.
Mum, What's Happening To Our Water?
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 6,420. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Drama
A young girl's story about how coal seam gas (CSG) mining affected her family and community.
Three Essays on The Nature of Happiness
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Price: Free! Words: 6,680. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
Happiness is the natural outcome of evolution. Individuals who find happiness in the type of activities and relationships required for their species to flourish are the ones whose genes are most likely to be passed on to future generations. Unhappiness, therefore, does not indicate personal, but instead, cultural failure—having to do unnatural things and form unnatural relationships to survive.
The Colors Of Flowers
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Price: Free! Words: 1,290. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Adventure & Adventurers
This book is a children's literature that aims to make children aware of the importance of preserving nature. One little girl with a big curiosity, lives with the desire to understand why flowers have colors. This book offers an adventure that leads children to discover some details of the flowers and their ecosystem, at the same time explaining the importance of preserving the world around them.
Blowdown
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Price: Free! Words: 11,320. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
Blowdown was inspired by the violent wind storm that devastated Stanley Park in Vancouver, British Columbia in December 2006. It is the story of a boy whose growing love of nature and the Spirit of Stanley Park helps him cope with some of the upheavals in his family and personal life.