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Peregrin's Jungle
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,500. Language: British English. Published: June 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Children’s books » Nature & the Natural World / Environment
Deep in the heart of Africa, a danger threatens to disturb the peace of the rainforests. Peregrin embarks on a journey to escape ivory poachers, crossing a landscape of jungles, volcanoes, mountains and waterfalls. Along the way, he meets a true friend with whom he discusses the ecology of the rainforests. Adventure, ecology, climate change and conservation are the themes of this story.
On the Amazon - Diary of an Irish Emigrant
Price: Free! Words: 12,600. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Two Irishmen, one canoe, the Amazon rainforest. What can possibly go wrong? Find out in this true short-story prequel to the 'On the Amazon – Diary of an Irish Emigrant' books.
The Peaceful People: The Penan and their Fight for the Forest
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 98,710. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2016 by Gerakbudaya Digital Sdn Bhd. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics, Nonfiction » Social Science » Developing & Emerging Countries
The Peaceful People is the story of the Penan, the jungle nomads of Sarawak, Malaysia, on Borneo island who for decades have fought for possession and preservation of their traditional forest lands against rampant logging. Author Paul Malone provides a comprehensive account of Penan society and culture, the politics of logging and the struggle of indigenous communities.
14 Fun Facts About the Rainforest Canopy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,810. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2016 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Earth Sciences / General
The rainforest canopy sits near the top of the rainforest. It is filled with thousands and thousands of insects, animals and plants. Yet mankind has learned very little about this important part of our ecosystem. Without rainforests to replenish the oxygen in the atmosphere, the world would become a lot more polluted. Here are some amazing things we have discovered about the rainforest. RL:6.2
Finding Home: An American's Journey of Life and Love in the West Indies
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,750. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist
At the age of nineteen, biology student Chuck McAllister left behind his comfortable but uninspiring suburban life to seek adventure, clarity, and some kind of meaningful existence on the Caribbean island of Trinidad. There he met Suvali—clever, bright-eyed, and raven-haired—and his life changed forever. This is the story of McAllister’s eleven years of living, loving, and a little bit of science,
Congo And Will
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,970. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Congo and Will is a captivating story about a Congo African Grey Parrot named Congo and a little boy named Will. The story takes place in Africa with adventure and excitement in the Congo Basin Rainforest, Congo River, and a small African village by the ocean. A terrible storm with hurricane force winds destroys some of the small village where Congo and Will live.
Jasper: Rainforest Friends and Family
Series: Jasper: Amazon Parrot. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,980. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2015 by Fountain Blue Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Jasper learns about the importance of family and friendship through his Rainforest Adventure.
The Amazon Murders (A Rainforest Mystery Book 1)
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 107,750. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2015 by Permuted. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Illegal loggers are mysteriously dying horrific deaths in the Amazon rainforest. Medicinal research scientists Dr. Stephen Elmore and Dr. Julia Cole help local law enforcement investigate the gruesome deaths. Can the grisly mystery be solved before the members of the compound also succumb to the killer?
Nature Photos from Ecuador's Rainforest
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography
Enjoy the lush colors of Ecuador’s rainforest in this photo gallery. Take a look at amazing plants, flowers and other specimens of nature.
14 Fun Facts About the Amazon River: Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,450. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2015 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Earth Sciences / Water (Oceans, Lakes, etc.), Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Discoveries
The Amazon River is the largest river in the world. It winds its way across South America, picking up dirt, leaves, and mostly water from over one third of South America. Then it empties into the Atlantic Ocean. Learn about the Amazon River in this short 15-minute book. Reading level: 6.8