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The Fava, the Sun, and the Holy Goat: A Year On Our Farmlet
By Christi Killien
Price: Free! Words: 36,180. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
This memoir is about two fifty-something Boomers building a small farm life in the Pacific Northwest. The main characters besides me and my husband, the Bearded One, are our 3 twenty-something kids and a few neighbors. We build a barn, an aviary, and a hoop house; acquire chickens and goats for the first time; and have numerous other rural adventures.
The Greening of Gavin - My First Year of Living Sustainably
By Gavin Webber
Price: Free! Words: 14,950. Language: Australian English. Published: June 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
0.75 star(4.83 from 6 reviews)
As he walked out of the cinema, Gavin knew that his life would change forever. It was the impact of a documentary that kicked him into action, whereby he decided to lower his family's impact on the planet, in the attempt to live a more sustainable lifestyle. This is the story of his first year of 'The Greening of Gavin'.
Clutterbug: A zine about stuff
By Phiona Stanley
Price: Free! Words: 17,580. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
(3.00 from 1 review)
Look around you right now: how much 'stuff' do you have? This zine is all about chucking stuff out, resisting buying new stuff, and looking at the processes of how we engage with stuff along the way. I consider the 'buy-ology' of why we desire and buy what we do in the first place and also 'flow': the exact opposite of the desire-acquire cycle. If you hoard stuff, or purge, this will interest you.
Payday Loans and Cash Advance: Pros and Cons - Mistakes and Traps to Avoid
By James Stuart
Price: Free! Words: 8,000. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2013 by Meir Liraz. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Banks & banking
A payday loan or a cash advance loan is a loan for a short time. This book will reveal to you everything you need to know before applying for a payday loan or cash advance. This is must-know must-do information; ignore it at your own perils. Once you read this book you'll know exactly how to locate the most cost effective payday loan and how to get a quick approval.
Alternative Stirling Engines For Free Energy Applications And How To Go About Building Them And Using Them To Generate Electricity
By Robert Murray-Smith
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,650. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
This book describes the basics of the Stirling engine, as well as some of the most promising alternative models, how to go about building them and how they can be used to generate power for home use.
Sanctuary-a Jack Robertson novel
By Gary Reed
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,070. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Sanctuary is the story of two friends who realize that the American economy is destined to fail. They understand that there is nothing they can do to save the country, but there is something they can do to save themselves, their families, and friends. Their plan is not just a model for surviving the coming collapse. Sanctuary is a pattern for sustainable self-sufficient living for all Americans.
Talk Cheap: Your Guide to Free and Cheap Phone Service
By Annie Jean Brewer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,470. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
Are you tired of overpaying for phone service? I personally used the methods detailed in this book to completely eliminate both my land line AND my cell phone bills. Buy this book and learn how you too can save a fortune on your phone bill using legitimate, established options to your traditional land line and cell phone service.
The Recitation of the Fox
By Strange Animal
You set the price! Words: 27,420. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit
Religion doesn't have to be complicated! A visionary fox discourses on how to live a satisfied life based on how things actually ARE in the current era. One part manual for practical living, one part philosophical treatise, "The Recitation of the Fox" is an inspiring collection of important ideas about how to relate to one another, how to relate to the world, and how to relate to God.
Homesteading Projects
By Richard Bogdanowicz
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,760. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
So you want to be a homesteader! Join the rebirth of living simple in these hard economic times. Learn how to grow, how to save and how to become healthier. We have spent years figuring out some of what we share with you on our book. Build a green house, grow in winter or even grow food in your closet to feed your family. It really doesn't matter if you have an apartment or a home with land.
How to Start a Profitable Worm Business on a Shoestring Budget
By Stephan Kloppert
You set the price! Words: 34,540. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Home-based businesses
in the book the author, a successful commercial worm farmer for more than 15 years, shares easy to follow methods to start a worm business from scratch. The reader will learn proven low cost ways to breed earthworms and generate an income with them. The book is suited for anyone that wants to work from home and has only a very small budget to get his/her business of the ground.
A Working Mom's Guide to Couponing
By Jennifer E Clark
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,900. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal finance
Would you like to learn how to coupon, but feel that you can't because you work full-time? Do you feel like effective couponing is just too difficult to learn? Couponing doesn't have to be a part-time job, but it can pay off like one! A Working Mom's Guide to Couponing will teach you how to save money, coupon by cutting corners and provide you the right tools to become an avid coupon shopper.
Grandma’s Household Hints and Recipes Using Time Tested Economical Tips in Your Home
By John Davidson
Series: Grandma's Ancient Wisdom, Book 9 · Health Learning Books, Book 51. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,600. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Do-it-yourself / general
I began looking at grandma’s household hints when I saw that most of us were using chemical based cleaners to clean our greasy kitchen utensils every morning and evening. Not only was this bad for our general health, because there could be a side effect due to any possible residue of chemicals which had not been washed away during the last rinsing.
Grandma’s Household Tips Hints and Recipes
By John Davidson
Series: Grandma's Ancient Wisdom, Book 10 · Health Learning Books, Book 52. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,260. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Do-it-yourself / general
Grandma was a very sensible and practical person. She knew the value of money, and that is why she kept on using shortcuts in order to keep the household expenses down. She made sure that she picked up all the useful household tips, which she got from her friends, and implemented them in her life. Some of these tips are so common sense that I wonders why we forgot about using them.
Grandma’s Easy to Use Tips In the Kitchen and Outdoors
By John Davidson
Series: Grandma's Ancient Wisdom, Book 7 · Health Learning Books, Book 49. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,740. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
Grandma was not only a good household manager, taking care of her large family, on a limited budget, but she also needed to be a good cook and housekeeper. That is why, she used her experience and knowledge, to make sure that she learned all the easiest shortcuts, which would prevent her from throwing away items which were damaged, including clothes, food and other items around the house.
Happy Life Vastu Tips
By Mahesh Dutt Sharma
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,840. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
Colour has a profound effect on our mood. In clothing, interiors, landscape and even natural light , a colour can change mood from sad to happy , from confusion to intelligence, from fear to confidence. Particular colours have different effects on each individual.