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101 Fun Facts About Dinosaurs: A set of 7 15-minute Books
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Book Sets · 14 Fun Facts. 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.
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.
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!
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.
101 Fun Facts About Mammals: A Set of Seven 15-Minute Books
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Book Sets · 14 Fun Facts. 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.
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.
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.
Relocation of Dogs and Cats for Adoption –Best Practices
Price: Free! Words: 3,120. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
This document provides animal rescue stakeholders with best practices and guidelines designed to protect animal health and welfare.
Puppy Training: The Beginner’s Guide to Training Your Puppy in Obedience, Crate Training, and Potty Training
Price: Free! Words: 6,530. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Getting a new puppy can be a joyous occasion, but many new owners underestimate the challenges associated with raising and training their new pet. In this book you will learn a variety of training methods to help guide your puppy to great behavior.
Meow's Way
Price: $2.99 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.
Ants, Aphids and the Gold(m)an Sac(h)s
Price: Free! Words: 1,570. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
An extraordinary peek into the near incredible similarity of evolutionary structures employed by both Ants, Aphids, and their modern day counterparts in the Financial Services world in which similar structures of animal husbandry dictate, inform and instruct the behavior of both the master and slave, farmer and crop whose morphological likeness would impress even Charles Darwin.
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.
15 Smart Animals From Around The World
Price: Free! Words: 1,980. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Mammals, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
(5.00 from 1 review)
Discover Some of the Smartest Animals from Around the World. This book is fully illustrated and has simple blocks of text that will make learning fun for your child. Yours kids can have fun while learning! Prepare to learn the most astonishing facts about how these animals stand out from the rest in terms of intelligence. Collect the series!
WEIRD BIRDS - Funny Photos and Fun Facts about Some Unusual Feathered Friends
Price: Free! Words: 2,790. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
You're not going to believe some of these birds ... some are stunningly beautiful; some are a little scary and some are impressively weird! Best-selling author Darwin Adams offers an introduction to 37 birds chosen because of their unique behavior, unusual characteristics, and/or the odd way they look. Kids & adults will be interested and entertained.
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.
17 Natural Solutions for Nervous & Anxious Horses
Price: Free! Words: 4,140. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
If your horse is nervous, anxious, high-energy, or otherwise difficult to handle because of temperament, history, physical pain, injury, or other reasons, then this book is for you and your horse. This book offers 17 natural solutions that you can easily use to soothe, reassure, and generally calm your nervous or anxious horse. You and your horse will amaze yourselves.
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.
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.
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.
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