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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. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable 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.
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.
Don't Throw That Away
By Jeff Yeager
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,750. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
Jeff Yeager, AKA The Ultimate Cheapskate, likes to talk trash, particularly when it saves you money and helps save the planet at the same time. As informative as it is entertaining, Don’t Throw That Away! delivers on its promise with hundreds of ways to reuse, repurpose, and upcycle everyday items that would otherwise end up in the landfill. You’ll never look at your trash the same way again.
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. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
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.
A to Z How to Be More Prepared and Live A More Self-Reliant Lifestyle Book A Assessment, Awareness, Anxiety, Aquaponics, Ailments, Act Now, and Authority
By Lisa Goodwin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,320. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
Being prepared is not as easy as it sounds. There are things we all need to prepare for in our every day lives, and taking the time to think about living a more prepared way of life may leaving you wonder where to begin. Taking preparedness to a simple level, and breaking down being prepared from A to Z, everything you could think of in what it takes to be prepared in a simple process, A to Z.
Climate Change: How To Find A Safe Haven
By Ray Kania
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 25,880. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
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.
Permaculture Herbal
By Theresa McCuaig
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.
Sustainable Feng Shui Gardening
By Ross Lamond
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,850. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
This is a gardening experience offering something different; a realisation that Feng Shui and Sustainability go side by side. They become a natural fit. Ross Lamond, in his easy going conversational style, has opened another can of earthworms in this thought provoking book!
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.
Off the Grid and Glad I Did in Maine
By Christine J. Jamison
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,620. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
Christine was in for some surprises living off the grid in the woods of Maine. She and her husband moved from a conventional home in Washington with neighbors on all sides to a solar home in the wilderness. This story is about growing and changing while experiencing the great state of Maine. Christine describes her adventures living off the grid with mud, bugs, snow, rain, goats, moose and more.
Surviving The Cuts, And Other Disasters
By Korban Blake
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 32,000. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
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.
Sacred Coffee: A "Homesteader's" Paradigm
By Mark A. Zeiger
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,680. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
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.
Off the Grid
By Wayne Lutz
Series: Coastal British Columbia Travel Memoirs · Off the Grid Living. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 49,960. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Category: 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
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.
Stickin' it to the Matrix
By Dean Henderson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,810. Language: American English. Published: June 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Stickin' it to the Matrix is this generation's version of Abbie Hoffman's Steal This Book. Funny and irreverent, the book is above all a practical step-by-step guide to both escaping and extracting from the matrix. In Stickin’ it to the Matrix, Henderson offers the reader the same insights that allowed him to "retire" at age 28, move to the country and author this, his 4th book.
The Survival Guide for Interesting Times
By Steve Gillman
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 75,660. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal finance
Interesting times can come to a nation or an individual, and this guide will help you get ready in either case. Surviving everything from a job loss to a nuclear bomb is covered. Other subjects include how to survive debt, social chaos, dog attacks, plane crashes, car chases, gun fights, wilderness emergencies, currency collapses, dictators and general economic troubles.
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 Truth About Simple Unhooked Living
By Estar Holmes
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,560. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Radical simplicity is a way for people to be empowered when things spin out of control. Mainstream Americans have a sense of entitlement that causes them to reject voluntary simplicity. As a result, the liberty to dwell simply on the land in the US is quickly slipping away, just when we need it most. Now is a good time to learn all you can from the happily unhooked.
Living in Paradise
By Heather Hughes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,280. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
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!