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Sentence of Marriage (Promises to Keep: Book 1)
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Series: Promises To Keep, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 150,690. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2009. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
In 19th Century New Zealand, there are few choices for a farm girl like Amy. Her life seems mapped out for her by the time she is twelve. Amy dreams of an exciting life in the world beyond her narrow boundaries. But it is the two people who come to the farm from outside the valley who change her life forever, and Amy learns the high cost of making the wrong choice. Book 1 of "Promises to Keep".
Settling the Account (Promises to Keep: Book 3)
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Series: Promises To Keep, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 218,480. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2009. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Amy watches in growing fear the worsening confrontation between her husband and her son, until she realises that only one of them can survive it. How long can she keep them apart? The final volume in "Promises to Keep". It follows directly on from Book Two, "Mud and Gold".
A Second Chance
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 167,880. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2009. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Amy uses the second chance she had hardly dared dream of to make up for the wasted years. But a familiar face from long ago makes an unwelcome reappearance, threatening her new-found happiness. Payback has more than one meaning, and sometimes people get what they deserve. "A Second Chance" is the sequel to the three-volume work "Promises to Keep"
A Clear Eye
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,890. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2009. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
In the early 1940s, on a northern Canadian homestead, Callie grows up fast. Her innocence, fostered by isolation and her mother’s determination to force Callie into the outdated pattern of Lillian’s own pre-war youth, is the catalyst of a family feud that tests all Callie’s growing strength as she struggles for the freedom to be herself.
Career as an Agricultural Economist
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 9,300. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2009 by Institute For Career Research. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Farming, Fishing, and Forestry
Agricultural development and agribusiness. This applied social science combines the technical features of agriculture with the principles of economics, business, management, marketing, and finance. Professionals are in high demand because of the increasing importance of economics and management in the modern global food system, and public concerns related to the environment and resource use.
Career in Agricultural Research
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 8,690. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2009 by Institute For Career Research. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Science
Make discoveries in plant and animal science to benefit people everywhere. Employ the principles of biology, chemistry, meteorology, botany and other sciences. Work toward higher farm productivity, better product quality, weed control, soil and water conservation, food preservation, protection of the environment. Specialties include food technology, molecular biology, microbiology, and genetics.
Backyard Aquaponics
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 18,340. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Aquaponics is the food production system of the future, combining Aquaculture and Hydroponics into a sustainable edible ecosystem. This is a DYI manual on Backyard Aquaponics using low cost and recycled materials where possible. A "Must Read" for those concerned about sustainability, self-sufficiency and the future.
Stronger than Dirt
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 102,300. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Farming
After years of running the rat race, Kim Schaye and Chris Losee traded in their urban lifestyle for a farm in rural New York. Stronger Than Dirt recounts their transformation from lifetime city dwellers to full-time flower growers. Told from alternating viewpoints of a husband and wife, Stronger Than Dirt is an inspirational tale for anyone who ever wondered what it would be like to pursue a dream
A Drifter's Love vol. I A Time for Love
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Price: $14.50 USD. Words: 71,140. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2010. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
Thirteen years after his return home from war, John Avery - a down and out veteran, drifts into a small southern town, and into the life of Emma Dotson. This is a story that touches upon certain challenges one tends to find in a sometimes uncertain modern society, highlighting qualities relating to identity, belief, and loyalty in various forms.
The Prodigal Sons
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Series: The Prodigal Sons. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 75,490. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
At 30, William Koopman knows he needs to move out of the family farm house, where he still lives with his parents and grandmother. But his wife escapes first. A week after she leaves him, William's shiftless younger brother returns home. As rain pelts the family farm all season, William must go after Marcy, keep from killing his brother, and save the farm - and maybe himself - in the process.