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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. Categories: 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 Truth About Simple Unhooked Living by Estar Holmes
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,540. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living, Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Find out how to manage a home comfortably and safely without electricity and running water. Why would anyone want to live that way on purpose? The reasons span from radical conservation to being self-reliant when the system falls apart. If you just want to weather water shortages and power outages gracefully, why not learn from those who live without pipes and wires full time?
Survival / Preppers Pocket Ebook - 2016 Survival Guide by Michael Angelo
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 97,390. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Outdoor Skills, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
The Preppers Pocket Ebook was created to provide time-tested self reliance skills and information that previous generations knew and relied on to live. Our generation has an increasing need to learn these skills, live more healthy, save money at the grocery store, and live in harmony with all that nature provides. Learn about fishing, survival tips, gardening, fire starting, shelter building ....
How to Start a Profitable Worm Business on a Shoestring Budget by Stephan Kloppert
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 34,540. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Home-based businesses, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
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.
Homesteading Adventures: A Guide for Doers and Dreamers by Sue Robishaw
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,860. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014 by ManyTracks. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living
From bare beginnings to a comfortable, ever changing homestead, Sue leads the reader through their early years of building, learning, laughing and creating their home in the woods. Both fun and practical with plenty of how-to and a little bit of philosophy, from home building to home power, from organic garden to country kitchen, and a whole lot in between.
Off the Grid by Wayne J Lutz
Series: Coastal British Columbia Travel Memoirs · Off the Grid Living. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 49,960. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
Cabins float in a cut-off fjord of British Columbia's South Coast, where mountains drop into the sea and lifestyles focus on self-reliance and a different sense of purpose. Up the lake and off the grid - Canada at its best. What's it like to live in a remote setting, and how do you get started? The ideal book for those new to off grid lifestyles, providing a realistic look at the experience of rem
Sacred Coffee: A "Homesteader's" Paradigm by Mark A. Zeiger
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,680. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Sacred Coffee: A "Homesteader's" Paradigm reveals the thoughts, ideals, beliefs, and practices through which the Zeiger family pursue a simple, centered, more deliberate lifestyle off the grid in Alaska.
Climate Change: How To Find A Safe Haven by Ray Kania
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 25,880. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
Climate Change: How To Find A Safe Haven includes a brief history of how corporations in 1999 persuaded the United Nations to support the building of regional trading regions and trade agreements between nations, creating a global system of governance based on those trade agreements, appointed institutions, and international regulations.
Sanctuary-a Jack Robertson novel by Gary Reed
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,080. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
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 by Theresa McCuaig
Series: Permaculture, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,080. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » herbal medications, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
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.
The Recitation of the Fox by Strange Animal
You set the price! Words: 27,420. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
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.
Living in Paradise by Heather Hughes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,280. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
When John and Heather decided a move to the country would be the perfect lifestyle change, Heather had no idea what an adventure lay ahead. Tossing aside her high-heeled shoes, this management consultant stepped into a world she was ill-prepared to handle. 'Living in Paradise', was interwoven with abundant challenges and demanded skills she had not intended to add to her resume!
A Family Guide to Surthrival: A Primer on Surviving and Thriving During the Coming Collapse by T J Gesinski
Price: $7.77 USD. Words: 21,670. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
A Family Guide to Surthrival is an easy to read guide to sustainable self-sufficiency. As the world churns to inevitable conflict and chaos, we all must take responsibility to provide for our families and to share God's love in a tangible way. Topics covered include water purification, food storage, year round gardening, contingency planning, the responsibility of the church and more.
Surviving The Cuts, And Other Disasters by Korban Blake
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,940. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013 by Raxial Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
Practical solutions for coping with challenges of economic crisis and environmental disaster. Increasingly people in the United Kingdom find providing for the family an exercise in survival in itself; while others aim to better prepare for larger-scale disaster. An essential illustrated, plain English guide for people enduring austerity cuts; and Survivalists, or 'Preppers' in the UK and beyond.
Our Life Off the Grid: An Urban Couple Goes Feral by Sally Davies
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 102,200. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living, Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
NOMINATED FOR THE 2016 STEPHEN LEACOCK MEDAL FOR HUMOUR “Let’s do this! How hard can it be?” And, with that, David and his wife Sally, in their mid-fifties, went from being white collar urbanites to living off the grid on a remote island in the wilds of west coast British Columbia, Canada.
Bugging In: What To Do When TSHTF and You Live In Suburbia by Raymond Dean White
Price: Free! Words: 96,860. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living
What if The S**t Hits The Fan and no help is coming? How would you provide for your family? How would you protect them and defend your home? This book will help you develop a plan to survive and possibly thrive during hard times. It offers specific, real world, time-tested survival strategies tailored for suburban life. Be prepared and you won't have to be sorry.
Simple Landscaping: Sustainable Construction, How to do More for Less by Fred Swisher
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 30,410. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
SIMPLE LANDSCAPING gives you simple steps to save money, save water, reduce maintenance up to 90%, and enhance your environment.
Growing Berries for Food and Fun: Notes from the Northwoods by Sue Robishaw
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 29,040. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2016 by ManyTracks. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
Picking fresh berries from your own home-grown plants is a treat no matter where you live, but in the cold short season climate of the northern Midwest there is a special satisfaction. Between the long winters, short summers, wild critters, busy schedules and varied weather it is a real joy to finally hold in your hand sun ripened fruit that you grew. This book helps you get there.
The Car Free Experiment by Annie Jean Brewer
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 34,250. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
If you have ever wondered if you can live without a car, this book will show you: * What it is like to live without a car for over a year * Advantages and disadvantages of the car free lifestyle * Car Free and Kids * Transportation alternatives * Tips and tricks for making alternate forms of transportation work for you. And most importantly, * Can living without a car really save you money?
A Year in a Yurt: An Adventurous Memoir of Off-Grid Living Full of Practical Advice by Autumn Raven & Adam Raven
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 49,300. Language: American English. Published: June 27, 2016 by Autumn M. Birt. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living
Many people have asked why we did this. Why would my husband and I sell our home, car, ATV, snowmobile, furniture, why donate over 90% of our belongings and move into a yurt, in Maine no less? You might be surprised, because the reasons were really not all that unique: debt, unhappiness, and lack of fulfillment with where we found ourselves in life. What was unique was our solution.