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Kangaroos
By Steve Challis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,620. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012 by Steve Challis. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
This book is about Kangaroos. It describes 12 widely differing species and has general information about the group as a whole. A number of myths are addressed. Illustrated with color pictures.
The Animal Psychic eBook Story Selection: Free
By Jackie Weaver
Price: Free! Words: 34,030. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
(5.00 from 1 review)
A selection of stories from The Animal Psychic's three books. This is a chance for you to read about Jackie Weaver's work with celebrities' pets and also how she has made a difference to animals' lives. She has helped solved their problems by being able to psychically communicate with them and let them tell her what was wrong and how they wanted to be helped. Incredible but true!
Puppalicious And Beyond
By Pamela Fagan Hutchins
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,540. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
(5.00 from 9 reviews)
Puppalicious And Beyond: Life Outside The Center Of The Universe A collection of inter-related fiction and narrative non-fiction stories about the amazing relationship of people to nonhumans that captures our collective imagination. Where the Red Fern Grows meets Wuthering Heights.
A Few Happy Endings - Stories of overpopulation and rescue in the South
By Dog Rescuers
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 15,820. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
With great courage, compassion and candor, three of our Paws & Claws volunteers share their stories of life as an animal rescuer in the South. Despite the neglect and abuse, within these stories are many heartwarming moments and astounding miracles in the journey of these animals' lives to their loving forever homes.
Beastly Encounters
By Michael Buckley
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,830. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
The author indulges in the sport of tracking strange creatures to their lairs--including an unknown mammal in Bhutan, an ugly waterbird in Cambodia, a bizarre primate in Borneo--and the biggest fish in the world, encountered in the Philippines. Not zoology--more like cryptozoology--coming face-to-face with near-mythical creatures.
David Attenborough - Talking to a Great Broadcaster
By Gareth Huw Davies
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,600. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2012. Category: 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.
Rainbow Hearts and Puppy Tales
By Susan Zoe Bella
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,840. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2012 by eXtasy Books. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
True stories of my animal friends beginning with a special horse named Tosha and ending with a gifted Bichon who touched all who knew him. I have shared the joy, the laughter and the tears along with the ups and downs of my many experiences with my animal friends and the unique communication I have had with each one.
Hurricane Preparedness for Livestock Producers
By Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service
Price: Free! Words: 920. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science
With the right preparation you can protect your livestock from injury should a hurricane occur. This eBook briefly covers vaccinations, barn preparation, livestock evacuations, feed, hay and water storage.
Care and Treatment of Livestock After a Hurricane
By Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service
Price: Free! Words: 1,440. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science
(4.00 from 1 review)
Hurricanes can put livestock in immediate danger of drowning from flooding caused by heavy rains or storm surges in low-lying areas. In addition, flying debris or collapsing buildings can injure animals. These recommendations are just a partial list of actions that livestock owners should be aware of in a post-hurricane event and do not cover several species-specific concerns.
Horse Crucified and Risen
By Alexander Nevzorov
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 91,970. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
This book became a best-seller in Russia, was reprinted several times and changed the worldview of many people. This is the first book in the history of mankind revealing the whole truth about horse and man relationships. Love for horse and equine sports have nothing in common!
Eternal Flight: The dream, the reality, and the price
By Benjamin Joel Wilkinson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,430. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
The ability to fly forever, without ever having to touch the ground, is one of the most basic and universal dreams of humanity, and it isn't difficult to deduce why. To embrace the sky, to be bereft of the responsibility of (to paraphrase Franz Kafka) "shuffling pointlessly across the earth," to take a running leap and never, ever come down—that would be glorious!
Maria's Duck Tales: Wildlife Stories From My Garden
By Maria Daddino
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,000. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
(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
Death To The Honeybees
By Kathy Scott
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,170. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2012 by M&S Direct Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry
It is always enjoyable to sit to the side of a hive and watch the worker bees. On sunny days one can watch these beautiful little golden balls of light fly in the entrance with their loads of nectar and pollen. We will miss them terribly if they should disappear. Join me as we explore what is happening to the honeybee populations throughout the earth...
EATEN ALIVE: Five Killer Croc Attacks
By Chris Maloney
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,270. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
"Eaten Alive: Five Killer Croc Attacks" explores five of the most extraordinary and heartbreaking crocodile attacks. Story One – 22 Hours in Hell Story Two – Back Against the Wall Story Three – An African Thank You Story Four – Champ’s Best Friend Story Five – An Occurrence at Sandy Creek
The Diary of A Puppy.. My First 30 Days
By Annette Goldenrod
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,260. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
This a a true diary of an orphaned puppy. He was rejected by his mother the day he was born. Samson is the only survivor, of a litter of 5. 1 was born dead and 3 were killed by their mother.
The Solved Case of the Real Lake Erie Monster
By steve kovacs
Price: $7.89 USD. Words: 4,830. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
For hundreds of years, witnesses have been coming forward with tales of something mysterious, big and creature-like, in Lake Erie. There IS something in the lake and though seemingly dormant lately, it will be seen again. The author, a professional investigator gives you the answer to the Lake Erie Monster.
The Variety and Ecology of Galls, With a Focus on Those Induced on Oak Species
By Eric J. Guignard
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 1,850. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
This research article discusses galls, the homes of insect larvae which are created by manipulating the host tree to build the homes for them. I will discuss identification and explanation of galls through their strange and beautiful arrangements, as well as understanding the life cycle of the gall-encased insects, and also the secondary uses of galls by humans.
Emergency Wild Bird Care [Article]
By Velma Southerland
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 4,280. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
This article is designed to help the ordinary person know how and when to help a wild bird that appears to be injured or in danger. It is illegal for people to have wild birds in their possession, but emergency assistance is acceptable under a "Good Samaritan" clause.
Vanishing Tracks: Four Years Among the Snow Leopards of Nepal
By Darla Hillard
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 107,460. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
This is the extraordinary account of the first scientific expedition to radio-collar and study the rare, elusive snow leopard in its natural habitat. It is also a story of love and high adventure that provides a fascinating, affecting profile of a people inhabiting one of the most isolated and inhospitable regions in the world—the Kanjiroba Himal of western Nepal.
An Exploration of Patterns and Color Palettes of Snakes
By Eric J. Guignard
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 1,690. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
This research article discusses the appearance of snakes, in regards to their color variation and the patterns arranged on their scales. Snakes throughout the world are found in every color of the rainbow and range from bearing solid markings to intricate geometric patterns on their skin. Emphasis of this article is placed on understanding as well as appreciating the reasons for such diversity.