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How to Grow Mushrooms (Medicinal, Gourmet, Edible) with Mushroom Grow Buddy
Price: $19.00 USD. Words: 5,970. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Want to grow piles of mushrooms in your own home? Now you can. Find out how to cultivate mushrooms at home with Mushroom Grow Buddy. Whether you want to grow oysters or shiitake, this will help you learn the fundamentals so you can grow virtually any kind of mushroom you like.
Christmas In Bystander & Other Village Tales
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,910. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Almost one year has passed since the crippling terrorist attacks chronicled in the book Bystander devastated the nation. The light apocalyptic tale that began in the picturesque village of Bystander NY, continues with the introduction of three women of varying backgrounds. Catch up on the happenings of Bystander through the eyes of a new cast of characters. Things are rarely as they seem.
The Journals of Jack Robertson-1867 Book Three
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 41,390. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Jack's adventures continue as his family joins a wagon train of Mormon pioneers on their way west. Jack encounters Indians, buffalo, buffalo hunters, wild horses, and a near perfect home in the mountains of Wyoming. Jack's family homestead the mountain valley, build a trading post and make peace with the Indians. Everything seems to be going just as Jack has planned until....
Backyard Bounty, Creating a Local Food System
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 51,850. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Green living
It’s one thing for an established farmer to live off his land, quite another for a city-dwelling mum of three lively sons to shun the supermarket. But holding grave concerns about chemical use and ethical issues surrounding modern food production, landscape architect Janet Luke did just that – attempting to feed herself and her family from her urban garden.
The Wagoners
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 88,520. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Her life rescued from obscurity by the discovery of an old trunk packed with dusty records, follow Cynthia, a slave woman, as she is torn from her family, undergoes traumatic experiences, and gives birth to the only child she will ever keep, her son Lonnie. He, born just before Emancipation, leaves his mother and then the South behind as he strikes off for lands unknown.
Homesteading: A Complete Guide To Self Sufficiency In The Modern World: How To Grow What You Eat From The Garden For Healthy Homesteading
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,500. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2013 by Pamphlet Book. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Do-it-yourself / general, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
A lot of pleople wonder what homesteading is and how it fits into our modern society. In a nutshell it is a return to being self sufficient, living off the land if you will.
Building Your Own Home - Tips, Techniques and Thoughts for the Owner-Builder
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,260. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
A detailed, valuable resource for building an energy efficient, comfortable and “sustainable” home. Contains 23 chapters with more than 60 photos & diagrams. Some topics: Insulation, design & proportion, size & layout, construction methods, Passive Solar Design, rainwater harvesting, plumbing, sustainable heating, cooling, hot water, cooking, alternative energy, adobe, steel.
The Trouble With Cass:A Civil War Era Murder Mystery
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,850. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
The Trouble With Cass is and exciting and romantic mystery set in the Civil War era. Cass Brooks is a beautiful, intelligent, and resourceful young woman with few scruples. An underlying murder plot with an unforgetable ending makes this a good read. It's a colorful whodunit with some unforeseen twists.
The Homesteader
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,870. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2013 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Western
Molly Kling lowered her rifle. Her aim was steady as she felt the trigger against her finger. Lead zinged inches from the stranger's left leg. No one was going to take what she had come for.
Hank of Twin Rivers, Book One: Journey of Change
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,700. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Twelve-year-old Hank loses his mother to cholera in 1855. When Hank’s pa leaves their Iowa homestead to find free land in Nebraska, Hank is forced to go with him. Uncle Mac brings Irish humor into Hank's life and serves as a cushion between Hank and his father. Hank tangles with thieves, meets a black trapper along the Platte, and discovers the preacher's daughter, a tomboy who doesn't like boys.