Books tagged: poaching

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Kananaskis
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You set the price! Words: 86,150. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
Banff park wardens, Jessica and Sam are after the toughest predators of them all, poachers killing grizzly bears. They discover a decapitated bear and unearth two bodies in the high country. The team realizes that there appears to be more happening than illegal hunting. Embroiled in international drugs, kidnapping and a fateful attack on Kananaskis; the hunters become the hunted.
Rhino
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,670. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
RHINO is a rich mixture of action, adventure and mystery. The story is set in South Africa, London, New York, Hong Kong the South China Sea and Indian Ocean.
The Ballad of Sixteen
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,160. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2011 by Black Bay Books. Category: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
A long story-poem about some very unusual denizens of the Florida Everglades who band together to stop a gang of poachers who have set up shop in their neighborhood. Trixie McQueen, Jumpy Jim Camp, Smelly, Senor Skin, Big Ned, Sick Sam and the rest are characters you won't soon forget. Written in a style between Longfellow and Robert W. Service, this book is a hoot from start to finish.
What the Orangutan Told Alice
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 55,710. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
When two American teens visit Indonesia, they follow a gibbon into a Borneo rain forest where they meet orangutans threatened with extinction. They meet scientists working to save them. And… they learn how young people can make a difference in the world. “… one of the leading environmental writers for children…” -- Dr. Jane Gooda
What the Orangutan Told Alice: Teacher's Guide
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Price: Free! Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Social science
For teachers and home school instructors: Over 50 ways to integrate ‘What the Orangutan Told Alice’ into environmental studies curriculums.
Let Fall Thy Blade
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,150. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
A cardiac surgeon and long distance runner, Malcolm Hartford, takes his family on safari. At first, the Serengeti works its magic, but when the travelers encounter a gang of poachers, the vacation becomes a disaster. As the long rains threaten, events cascade into a raging torrent. Malcolm must run the marathon of a lifetime and use all his medical skills to rescue his his loved ones.
Of Lion Paw and Tiger Jaw
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,090. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Humans may not be the only animals who crave freedom. In these stories, we enter the minds of thirteen wild creatures and the people interacting with them. No anthropomorphizing here--these beasts may be sentient, but they do not think like us. Whether we encounter an eagle nervous about an approaching photographer or a tiger aching to kill a deer, we step through these pages into an alien world.
Basic Fish Cooking Methods: A No Frills Guide for Preparing Fresh Fish
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,920. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
This is a no-frills guide for purchasing, preparing, and cooking fresh fish and seafood. You'll learn what to look for when purchasing fish, the basic dry and moist heat methods, and all the basic procedures needed to prepare any catch. This handy ebook is perfect for taking with you to the fish market, or viewing while cooking in the kitchen. No fancy techniques, just the basics of fish cookery.
The Games End
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Price: Free! Words: 68,780. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Hollywood goes to East Africa to make a film, but struggles with Africanization, intrigue and murder to save the elephant. The film story is a "Moby Dick" theme played out with a great elephant, Ahmed, that captures the adventure and romance as they find themself in the African bush to save the game,but run into opposition every way they turn.
White Nile
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 93,540. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Alistair and Tom Banks, fresh from their advertures in Sicily, make for Egypt to explore the land of the Pharaohs. On their arrival, they are immediately marked out by the Egyptian authorities for smuggling ivory. Away to the west in Chad, Abakar is forced into poaching. Their paths aligned, they must all work together to defeat Masud, the criminal mastermind.