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The Animals of Grandfather Mountain: An Animal Caretaker's Tales
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,220. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals
This collection of short stories & photos is about the author's zookeeping experiences while working as animal habitat manager at Grandfather Mountain in Linville, NC.
El camino de Pecas * Freckles' Path
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,310. Language: Spanish. Published: May 30, 2012 by Piggy Press Books. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Pecas, una garza silvestre, descubre un zoológico donde los tigres enjaulados sueñan con la libertad, pero no se atreven escapar. ¿Podrá Pecas ayudarlos? Novela juvenil bilingüe en español e inglés. Freckles, a wild heron, discovers a zoo where caged tigers dream about freedom, but they don’t dare try to escape. Can Freckles help them? Bilingual juvenile novel in Spanish and English.
Gathering of Imbeciles: Book One
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Price: Free! Words: 12,770. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Gathering of Imbeciles is an irreverent look at zookeeping through the eyes of Donald, a keeper at the fictitious Corona Park Zoo. The four short stories that chronicle his adventures - chock-full of feces, urine, and pus - would likely not be picked up by Disney-Pixar for an uplifting, animal-related Summer release. Donald may well be the next comic anti-hero for disgruntled workers everywhere.
Gathering of Imbeciles: Book Two
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,180. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Donald, the comic anti-hero of Gathering of Imbeciles: Book One, continues his adventures at the fictitious Corona Park Zoo. He scowls and grumbles his way through alligator training, a trip to Georgia to pick up some farm animals, and a botched bison procedure. If you enjoyed Book One, the five short stories comprising Book Two are sure to entertain.
Gathering of Imbeciles: Book Three
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,220. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
The third and final book in the epic Gathering of Imbeciles trilogy finds Donald cleaning up after his boss, sitting in the lounge, and looking for another job. And, of course, scowling. Book Three continues to chronicle the rise and fall of the fictitious Corona Park Zoo with four more short stories and three appendices.
I Want to Be a ZooKeeper
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,380. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals
If you child loves animals, here is a great children's book that explores the career possibility of becoming a zookeeper. Filled with fantastic pictures of zoo animals and interesting information, you animal obsessed child is sure to love this book.
Pete, the Peacock, Goes to the Zoo
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 1,080. Language: American English. Published: June 14, 2014 by Dragonfly Publishing, Inc.. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
After falling asleep in the back of the farmer's truck, Pete the Peacock awakes to find himself in the Zoo parking lot. When he hears another peacock calling in the distance, Pete flies all over the Zoo in search of the source of that strange call. [Children's Picture Book (©2011) full color from Dragonfly Publishing, Inc.]
Smokey Bear: The Cub Who Left His Pawprints on History
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 156,820. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
This is the first novel written about the real bear cub who survived a forest fire high in the New Mexican mountains to become the living representative of his namesake, the icon Smokey Bear, famous for preserving wildlife and wilderness.