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Kananaskis
By Jim Walker
You set the price! Words: 86,150. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2010. Category: Fiction
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
By Burton Horwitz
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,670. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2011. Category: Fiction
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.
Useless Tears
By M.C.A. Hogarth
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,500. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2011. Category: Fiction
Like the fabled unicorns, the Le'enle are often hunted for their magical bodies, to be distilled into potions and ground into powders to heal the sick and give powers to the mundane. When Agile Storm's mate dies on a distant world, he returns there to seek her killers... and justice. Originally published in The Leading Edge #45.
The Ballad of Sixteen
By P. V. LeForge
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,160. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2011 by Black Bay Books. Category: Fiction
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
By Dale Smith
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 55,710. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Category: Fiction
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
By Dale Smith
Price: Free! Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
For teachers and home school instructors: Over 50 ways to integrate ‘What the Orangutan Told Alice’ into environmental studies curriculums.
Let Fall Thy Blade
By Glenn Vanstrum
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,150. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2011. Category: Fiction
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
By Glenn Vanstrum
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,090. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011. Category: Fiction
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
By R Shelton
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,920. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
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
By William Louis Gardner
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,780. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012. Category: Fiction
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.