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Graveyard of Champions: Saratoga's Fallen Favorites
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 62,100. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2010 by Eclipse Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Explore the history of the great favorites that have entered Saratoga as champions, but left without a win. Author Bill Heller traces the history of this phenomenon from the racetrack's beginnings in the 1860s to the present day.
14 Fun Facts About Giant Pandas: A 15-Minute Book
Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,350. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2011 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals
Giant pandas are one of the most loved of all animals. Here are some fun facts you may not have known about giant pandas. Is a giant panda an herbivore or a carnivore? Do giant pandas hibernate like other bears? What do a giant panda’s pupils look like? Which has more fingers; a giant panda or a human? Learn the answer to these questions and many more in this 15-Minute Book.
David Attenborough - Talking to a Great Broadcaster
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,600. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Sir David Attenborough is the world's master wildlife documentary presenter, the last of the great pioneer TV communicators. I have interviewed him many times, mainly for articles published in the broadcasting media. This book includes my essays and shorter articles, on subjects ranging from the world’s rarest birds to meerkats, from a strange Easter island statue to his one pet hate, the rat.
14 Fun Facts About Elephants: A 15-Minute Book
Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2011 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals
You might know that they are the biggest land animal on earth, but here are some other things about elephants that you might not know. How much water can an elephant’s trunk hold? Can an elephant drink through its trunk? Can an elephant’s foot get stuck in the mud? Can elephants run? Learn the answer to these questions and many more in this 15-Minute Book.
What Do We Know About Animals?
You set the price! Words: 2,510. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals
(5.00 from 1 review)
Animals are all around us. What do we know about these wonderful creatures? Discover the facts for yourself about some of nature's most beloved animals.
Animal Rights Poetry: 25 Inspirational Animal Poems Vol 2
Price: Free! Words: 3,990. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
(5.00 from 1 review)
Longtime vegan and animal rights campaigner, Jenny Moxham proudly presents Volume 2 of insightful Animal Rights Poetry. These 25 poems were written to inspire kindness and compassion for animals and to raise public awareness about the routine suffering inflicted on them at the hands of man. The poems will hopefully inspire readers to take up the cause for animals.
Merryland: Two Years in the Life of a Racing Stable
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 86,230. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2010 by Eclipse Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Maryland horseman and Eclipse Award-winning author Josh Pons chronicles the daily adventures and challenges of his family's small stable of Thoroughbred racehorses.
Meow's Way
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,440. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
A tortoiseshell kitten pursues me until we catch each other. This is also the story of Pinky's siblings and sundry other critters. Doubt no more -- cats have hearts and souls. Winner of the Animals Animals Animals Book Awards.
Great Horse Racing Mysteries
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 68,490. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2010 by Eclipse Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Did jockey Ron Hansen leap off the San Mateo Bridge, or did someone force him? Did arsonists set fire to Hawthorne Race Course after a betting scam went awry? Was the great stallion Shergar killed by the IRA, or is he living in anonymity somewhere in Ireland? Great Horse Racing Mysteries examines these baffling cases and many others.
My Country is Trying to Kill Me: A look at dangerous Australian Wildlife
Price: Free! Words: 1,050. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
(3.00 from 1 review)
Australia is a dangerous place. I should know -I live there. Here's a list of the top ten deadly creatures to watch out for. Complete with handy photos so as to more easily identify the things that want to kill you!
Second-Chance Horses
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 51,570. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Second-Chance Horses is a collection of true stories that are just a small reflection of the amazing things ex-racehorses can accomplish once they are re-trained for new careers. From serving as mounted police horses to working in human therapy programs to competing on the Olympic level, ex-racehorses are proving there is plenty of life after the track.
Greatest Kentucky Derby Upsets
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 59,930. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
From Elwood in 1904 to Giacomo in 2005, upset winners of the Kentucky Derby have contributed to the race's incredible lore. This collection pays tribute to these beloved underdogs and unlikely heroes.
14 Absolutely Horrible, Gross, Disgusting Facts About Animals: A 15-Minute Book
Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,070. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals
OK, let’s face it. Some things that animals do can be totally gross and disgusting. Here are some of the best, or should we say the worst, things that animals do. Do you know: How owls poop? What happens to roadrunner babies who don’t gain weight fast enough? And why do cows lick their noses when they eat? Discover these disgusting facts, and more in this 15-minute book.
101 Fun Facts About Mammals: A Set of Seven 15-Minute Books
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Book Sets. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,100. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals
How large is an anteater’s mouth? Which takes less time to grow up; a female camel or a male camel? Can elephants run? What shape are a giant panda’s pupils? How much can a lion eat in one meal? What happens to a Tasmanian devil’s ears when it gets angry? Learn the answer to these questions and many more fun facts in this set of seven 14 Fun Facts books.
101 Fun Facts About Dinosaurs: A set of 7 15-minute Books
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Book Sets. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 13,100. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals
Who created the word dinosaur? How big was an apatosaurus’ brain? What was strange about iguanodon’s hands and feet? How many front teeth did stegosaurus have? What was strange about triceratops’ skin? What were the holes in t. rex’s skull for? How much weight could t. rex’s arms carry? Learn the answer to these questions and many more in this set of seven 15-minute books.
Snowy Owls
Price: Free! Words: 2,900. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
The magnificent Snowy Owl. As made famous by a certain boy Wizard!
My Patients With Tales
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 26,300. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
My Patients With Tales is a collection of stories of animals and the people who own them. It explores characters such as the dog who wore a life preserver, Charlie-Cat's claws, and others. Through these characters and their tales, Dr. Pope explores not only the nature of animals, but the nature of their owners, the owner-pet relationship, and the nature of the love that connects the two.
O Iguana! My Iguana!
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 13,730. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
O Iguana! My Iguana! tells you everything you need to know to handle and care for your Iguana in the best way possible. You're a total beginner or would like to improve your handling of these lovely reptiles, this is for you.
Maria's Duck Tales: Wildlife Stories From My Garden
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,000. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Award Winning Nature Stories from a National Wildlife Federation Certified Backyard Wildlife Habitat! 5-Star Reviews! "... endearing ... compelling ... charming ..." Kirkus Reviews "... strong pick for wildlife-themed memoir collections, recommended." Midwest Book Review
Ibis Snakes
Price: Free! Words: 11,590. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Scared of snakes? Interested in them? Ibis Snakes is a great educational book on our often misunderstood and usually feared snakes. This book does not aim to make you love snakes or become a fan of them, but rather for the reader to respect and learn the importance of their necessary role in our fragile ecosystem.