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The Fava, the Sun, and the Holy Goat: A Year On Our Farmlet
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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.
Clutterbug: A zine about stuff
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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.
The Greening of Gavin - My First Year of Living Sustainably
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Price: Free! Words: 14,950. Language: Australian English. Published: June 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(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'.
Payday Loans and Cash Advance: Pros and Cons - Mistakes and Traps to Avoid
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You set the price! 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.
Getting Started on a Food Supply Plan: Sourcing, Preserving, and Storing Food for Tomorrow's Uncertain Times
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,870. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013 by Rural Living Media. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
Have you ever wondered how you'd feed your family if the retail grocery store system failed? Do rising prices and declining food quality make you want to take matters into your own hands? Getting Started on a Food Supply Plan will help you create a system of growing, buying, and storing food to raise your level of preparedness, increase your self-sufficiency, and provide peace of mind.
Alternative Stirling Engines For Free Energy Applications And How To Go About Building Them And Using Them To Generate Electricity
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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.
The Philosophy of Slow Vegetable Gardening
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,830. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2011 by Harry Maxwell Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
This book is the story of how I developed a productive vegetable garden that provides my family with an all year round supply of fresh, chemical-free vegetables, and saves us thousands of dollars a year. I have discovered the benefits of slow vegetable gardening, which encourages me to appreciate and savour my vegetable garden while philosophising on the world and living in harmony with nature.
Talk Cheap: Your Guide to Free and Cheap Phone Service
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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.
Sanctuary-a Jack Robertson novel
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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.
Permaculture Herbal
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Series: Permaculture, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,080. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » herbal medications
Certified herbalist and permaculture designer Theresa McCuaig steps readers through making safe backyard medicine. Many of the plants featured are cost-saving perennials and self-seeding annuals. Appeals to gardeners who want to sell herbs or homemade herbal products. Includes calculations for dosing children and a section for treating dogs with herbs. Safety focused glossary up front.
Woodpecker Deterrent - Pigeon Deterrent: Stop Woodpeckers Destroying Your Siding & Pigeons Messing Your Residence
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Price: $2.97 USD. Words: 3,410. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2013 by SandSPublishing. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Home repair
This book shows you exactly how to eradicate bird nuisance and home damage without harming pigeons or woodpeckers and with no special equipment. You just need a few old CDs!
The Recitation of the Fox
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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
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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 Grow Your Own
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,540. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
A real world user guide for growing amazing vegetables and herbs from seed! There is something magical about seeing a tiny seedling sprout from a dry seed that you yourself have planted. To harvest a bumper crop of delicious, healthy food from that young seedling once it has grown to maturity is truly one of life's more rewarding experiences.
Retirement Home: Design, Budget, Estimate, and Secure Your Best Price
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,140. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
The top guide available for designing, budgeting, estimating, and securing your best price on a Retirement Home.
Help-I've got no dosh!
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Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 9,820. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
(5.00 from 1 review)
How to halve your spending, save for the future yet lead a richer life.
Grandma’s Household Tips Hints and Recipes
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Series: Grandma's Ancient Wisdom, Book 10 ยท Health Learning Books, Book 52. Price: $2.99 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.
Aquaponic Gardening
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,840. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Aquaponics is a tested and proven system for growing plants and fertilizing them with the waste water produced from fish in a sustainable closed system. It features the ability to use 90% less water than a traditional soil garden, while also producing up to six times more food. No more digging, no more watering and no more weeds. Get this book today!
Apivar Miticide Application Instructions for Treatments of Varroa Mites on Honey Bees in Bee Hives
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,980. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
Apivar Miticide Application Instructions for Treatments of Varroa Mites on Honey Bees in Bee Hives is a simple, step-by-step method of applying the newest miticide for beekeepers to combat varroa mites. Varroa mites are likely the primary cause of a host of problems, including CCD or Colony Collapse Disorder, the strangely mysterious disappearance of honey bees.