Books tagged: nature writing

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Ganoga
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 30,180. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2009. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
When the winter moon shines bold I prowl – my favorite time to ski ridgelines high upon blue-black canvas the best time to meet the hunters – eastern coyotes owls bobcats – who launch from dens nests lairs to stalk prey. If the moon is full the sky empty and snow crisp the plateau glows hazy like a cloudy summer day soft and bright even when Luna is not close to whole so intense is the reflection.
Closer to the Earth
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 15,150. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2010. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Anitheiess D Jackson is an inspirational writer, who explores the nature of our own well being. He loves creating words that are always encouraging to the reader, and expresses this through collections of stories, non-fiction, and through Twitter account postings. You are told stories that are often imaginative, and healing, all at once.
Slow Road Home ~ a Blue Ridge Book of Days
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 57,430. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Daily affirmations
Fred First, at 54, found home. But why here, he wondered? He left the path of his profession for a year, and lived intentionally immersed in the quiet days and details of his remote Blue Ridge Valley in Virginia. His naturalist training, photographic eye and insatiable curiosity bring 100 short vignettes of celebration and hope. You'll feel you have met a new neighbor you've known all your life.
Haiku Notebook Second Edition
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,460. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
In addition to the humorous poems on the Internet, haiku have literary roots in ancient Japan. Award-winning haiku poet W. F. Owen presents a primer for the serious-minded poet in this second edition of Haiku Notebook. The book is written in haibun style (prose combined with haiku), so readers can see the origins, themes and contexts of the poems. There are over 260 poems presented.
Inhale Deeply
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 180. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2010. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
This book is a timeless collection of love poems and photographs created by Dr. Claus. The poetry is designed to touch your heart, make you laugh and even cry. These poems speak to the heart and are joined together with brilliant photography of our natural world to create works of art you will enjoy. Take a moment to breathe a poem and when you breathe, Inhale Deeply.
Moose for Breakfast: Outdoor Poems and Essays
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,420. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
Moose for Breakfast leads readers into a humbling world where crawdads school us, where rivers beckon us, and where the true texture of life reveals itself. With crystal clear imagery Barnes' writing inspires renewed appreciation of one's natural surroundings.
Taos Soul: Love Stories, Heroes, and Wild Adventure
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,960. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"It was Friday afternoon, and the post office was full of Indians..." From the opening sentence, you know you're in a different world. Part memoir, nature writing, black comedy, confession, and journal of spiritual discovery, Taos Soul is a collection of 62 true stories about life in an old adobe at 7,000 feet in northern New Mexico from 2005 to 2010. (See Buffalo Lights book for earlier years)
Nature Writing
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Price: Free! Words: 58,420. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
Collected observations and essays on the English countryside and its flora and fauna from an award-winning novelist.
The Woodsman
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,670. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Multi-colored splashes of sugar maple leaves carpet the ground, disturbed only by squirrels scrounging for acorns and the woodsman's autumnal pilgrimage to cut firewood. Many happy days of the old man's life were spent in these hardwood hills, and he journeys here each fall with his memories. Spend a day with him and share his life in a day.
Clear Mo(u)rning
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,520. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
All of us experience loss. From childhood on, things that we hoped for fail to materialize, things that we had become accustomed to or loved, disappear. Loss is personal. For years, as a kind of spiritual practice, I have written a daily poem. This book is a poetic record of the short period of my mother’s illness, her passing, and of the weeks following her passing.