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Midori Haus: Transformation from Old House to Green Future with Passive House by Chie Kawahara
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 89,160. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2018 by Hybrid Global Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
Midori Haus follows the journey of Chie and Kurt as they conceive their ideal “green” home and then put aspiration into action, challenging their team to meet the sustainable Passive House international building standard. As they transform their 1920s Arts and Crafts bungalow, they present their case study as they transform themselves from novices to green building role models.
More Makeshift Workshop Skills by James Ballou
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 67,150. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2018 by Prepper Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
James Ballou tapped a nerve with his best-selling Makeshift Workshop Skills for Survival and Self-Reliance , and now he's back with even more plans, projects, and concepts for do-it-yourself craftsmen, preppers, and anyone interested in creative improvised workshop methods.
Cider Drink It Make It Cook With It by Anthony E Thorogood
Price: $1.99 $0.99 USD. (50% off!) Words: 54,850. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Beer, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
This is a brilliant book about the world of cider, cider in history, cider in literature, cooking with cider, cider and your health, apples and their origin, and there is even a section on which apples to grow and, what many of us have been waiting for, recipes to make real cider in the home. 'Made me want to find some local cider to try for myself and I even plan to make my own cider.'
The Shoestring Girl, Second Edition by Annie Jean Brewer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 132,860. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal finance / money management
The second edition of The Shoestring Girl: How I Live on Practically Nothing and You Can Too contains everything you wanted to know about saving money but were afraid to ask. It covers housing (urban and rural), medical, food, budgeting, furniture, fashion, personal care, and much, much more. Filled with tips, tricks, and stories, there is something for everyone within these pages.
Your Ecological House Part 1: Understanding Your Home Ecosystem by Philip S. Wenz
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 71,750. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Your Ecological House is a homeowner and designer’s guide to creating a “home ecosystem,” an integrated habitat that conserves and produces energy, reduces waste and produces food and other goods. Part 1 (this volume), explains how houses can function like natural ecosystems. Part 2, Creating Your Ecological House (published 2017), explains how to design and build your own home ecosystem.
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.
Our Life Off the Grid: An Urban Couple Goes Feral by J. David Cox
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.
Survival / Preppers Pocket Ebook - 2016 Survival Guide by Michael Angelo
Price: $0.99 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 ....
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.
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(3.67 from 3 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?
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!