Books tagged: nature and responsibility

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Being and Paradox: A new look at Anthropocentrism
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,130. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2011 by The Electronic Book Company. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
We are a part of nature yet all too often we consider ourselves apart from it; we put at arm’s length a problem in which we forget to include ourselves. We are caught up in a paradox and to extricate ourselves from it we must redefine our centrality by appealing to our sense of kinship. Being and Paradox does this by making the centre of our environmental ethics not “duty” but Care.
Growing Up Sam
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,860. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2011 by Olo Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Hi. I Sam. I half bonobo, half human. That make people want to kill me. I not care. I play in my steel room. But then something go very wrong. Honorable Mention, The Year's Best Science Fiction: Twenty-Second Annual Collection "affecting"-- SF Site "strong...In tone the story resembles Flowers for Algernon.... Yuan-Innes pulls off quite a difficult balancing act." --Challenging Destiny
Earth Doctor
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,140. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
A lifetime of preparation goes into Kenyon Hart's field test. When he collects samples, the results will either make or break his reputation as an environmental scientist. He is confident they have managed to undo years of pollution. Yet he wishes he could go back and do this project over. In the process of helping a dying lake, the Earth doctor discovers a way to reclaim his own life.
Highways To The Heart
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Price: $15.99 USD. Words: 11,790. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Poetry in motion.
Chances Changes
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Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 9,490. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
This book is poetry in humor, nature, the balance of life, the seriousness side of life living and being thankful forever for it.God gave us what we have and we should be blessed for what he has done for us.This book is also about nature,the serious effects of weather and goes into what will make you totally laugh.This book is free style poetry and also has pictures near the end of the book.
The Truly Alive Child: For Those Who Seek a Grander Vision for Our Children
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,980. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
The Truly Alive Child: For Those Who Seek a Grander Vision for Our Children provides powerful tools and techniques for all adults to support children in re-connecting with child-like wonder, love for learning and natural creativity. The tools include honoring uniqueness, developing deep relationships with nature, embracing the “real” child and many more. A visionary and life changing book.
Surfing on a Banana Peel: Warning, Spiritual Evolution Ahead!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,410. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
The book tells the true story of a person on a spiritual path that took an entirely unexpected and extraordinary direction while dealing with a serious illness in her family. She cleanses herself from spiritual mud she plunged into with good intentions in her past, and she spontaneously discovers a new point of view, absorbs previously unknown energy and peeks behind the hidden line of this world
Culloo
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Price: $1.59 USD. Words: 18,020. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Tala can’t answer the door. The welfare officer is knocking and her father isn’t home again. She needs to find him before her and her young brother get placed in foster care. Their quest brings them to secluded woods where they discover bear poachers are responsible for their father’s disappearance.
Celestrina and the Wee Door to Life
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,160. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Chapter Books
A little blue butterfly, Celestrina, leads two sensitive, young sisters to an old hemlock tree with a thick root that grew up, over and back down to form a tiny door on a path that meanders up the side of a mountain. Once on the other side of the "wee door to life," the girls hear and see aspects of life as shared by others hiking up and down the path to the home of a famous writer and poet.
Spider Dreams: And Other Poems 2011-2013
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,120. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
I give you Helios and Luna, Flora and Fauna. Spider Dreams, with its organic poems, will root you in the natural world. Enter into a world where dinosaurs inhabit the bodies of birds. Swim in evolution’s stream, with memories over four billion years old. Feel a part of nature, not apart from nature. This world is a special place of densely packed irony, psychology, sensory input, and anthropomorph