Books tagged: garden

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The Astonishing Garden
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,010. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
The astonishing garden was certainly very different from all the other gardens in the area. I was really quite big, and on two levels, with lawns and gravel paths, small trees and shrubs, and lots of flowers of all kinds. However, this garden was very different, because it was a magic garden, and with some very special properties....
Ground Cover
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,200. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Jenny Short is the kind of person who likes to take the easy way out, especially when it comes to taking care of her home, but when an unusual garden appears in her front yard one sunny day, Jenny must solve the mystery of its sudden arrival, or risk losing a few neighbours to its carnivorous blossoms...
The Spring On Delaney
Price: Free! Words: 3,180. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Historical » General
Albert Mullard's family, living in a small Southern town in the final years of the 19th Century, strike it rich when pure spring water begins bubbling up in their backyard. Albert and his sister, Jenny, are less interested in the implications of sudden wealth, happy enough that the cursed ants are drowned and their old dog Liberty has something cool to drink.
Audrey's Vegetable Garden
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 530. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Laugh out loud fun flows from this story of friendship, sharing and working together. Audrey and her two cats (Benny and Zero) plant a vegetable garden and experience their best day ever. Also, included is an episode of The Adventures of Max and Sam and Nana's Story Corner. This is a full color story book for children ages 2 & up.
Snakebite
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,170. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2011 by Secret Fire Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
All tattoos run more than skin deep, but the tattoos Malek inks become soul-deep magic. The power and danger in his needles—and his blood—call to those desperate for his help. Too bad some of them refuse to learn the most important lesson he can offer: Never double-cross a god. Snakebite: a story set in the Hunt universe.
Rekindle the Sun
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,460. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
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A dying world may not be the best place to start your life anew, but that's exactly where Kerri has been sent. The sun of Heffe VIII is burning out, and her husband has been hired by the canine aliens of that world to rekindle it. This story originally appeared in the Australian anthology of interstellar immigration stories "Belong."
Flowers for Marjory
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,580. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011 by Soul's Road Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
When Marjory develops an allergy to the thing she loves most, her boyfriend comes up with a creative and romantic way to bring it back into her life. Includes BONUS story “The Best Catch.”
Why Do Hummingbirds Humm?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,160. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
This is a guide to attracting hummingbirds to your yard. It gives advice not only on attracting them but also on caring for them. The author's advice is based on several years of experience working with hummingbirds.
How Not To Make Millions - but Still Enjoy a Rich Rural Life
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 140,160. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Farming, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry
The sample download is not fully representative of the contents, which is a synopsis of 60 years farming and gardening in several countries and is the base for suggestions that can be used by those with less experience. For a better guide see my blog "Snippets" published in June 2013. It is particularly useful for first time owners and novice food growers. 140k words.
Plum Loco
Price: Free! Words: 1,570. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Plum Loco is a humorous, heartwarming story about a single woman’s quest to replace her favorite red plum tree after firefighters are forced to cut it down in an attempt to save her home during the San Diego Witch Creek Fire of 2007. Lost without it, the author goes on a quest to find a replacement. The resulting story is her journey to bring the red plum home.