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Cedar Waxwing by Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,620. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist
Cedar waxwings are a regal bird with excellent manners. Unlike many other birds it shares food with its companions and keeps its feathers neat and sleek. It has sometimes been mistaken for a molting robin, especially when an observer compares the similarity of the calls of the respective birds. A robin is a larger bird, however, as cedar waxwings are not much larger than sparrows.
Cape Sable Island - A Birding Site Guide by Mark Dennis
Price: Free! Words: 22,510. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist
Are you a birder who has always wanted to visit Cape Sable Island, Nova Scotia? This guide helps you fulfill that ambition.
My Friends The Crows by Herman G. Wortman
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 2,160. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist
"My friends the crows" is a short collection of vivid observations on the life and habits of crows by a farmer who befriended them by chance during his daily activities and became fascinated by their behaviours.
Finding Home: An American's Journey of Life and Love in the West Indies by Chuck McAllister
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,750. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist
At the age of nineteen, biology student Chuck McAllister left behind his comfortable but uninspiring suburban life to seek adventure, clarity, and some kind of meaningful existence on the Caribbean island of Trinidad. There he met Suvali—clever, bright-eyed, and raven-haired—and his life changed forever. This is the story of McAllister’s eleven years of living, loving, and a little bit of science,
Twenty-eight Tiny Paws by Erika M Szabo
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,090. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist
We found seven orphaned fox pups in our backyard, back in 2005, and I want to share my memories of them with people who love and respect animals. Watching these magnificent wild animals as they grew, played, learned and fought for leadership, was a wonderful experience. They demonstrated their wild instincts as well as their love and compassion for one another. They will always be in our memories
Ritch Grissom Memorial Wetlands: A Wildlife Guide by Emily Hazen
Price: Free! Words: 7,010. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist(4.00 from 1 review)
This guide will help you identify birds in the Ritch Grissom Memorial Wetlands. Each entry contains a photograph of the bird and information about its habits and identification.
Galapagos Birds: Wildlife Photographs from Ecuador’s Galapagos Archipelago, the Encantadas or Enchanted Isles, with words of Herman Melville, Charles Darwin, and HMS Beagle Captain Robert FitzRoy by Lynn Michelsohn
Series: Galapagos Islands Nature. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,890. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist
Glimpse the unique world of Galapagos Island birdlife through the camera of nature photographer, Moses Michelsohn, and brief selections from the writings of world-famous early visitors Charles Darwin, Herman Melville, and HMS Beagle Captain Robert FitzRoy.
My Patch by Mark Dennis
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 53,430. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist
Patch watching is something you can turn to when you have had enough of long-distance chasing for birds. It is not a remedy but it is a very acceptable complimentary part of your birding life. Want to know all about it, then read 'My Patch' for some answers.
How To Spot A Bigfoot Hoax by Matthew B. Thompson
Price: Free! Words: 4,760. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist
Bigfoot TV programs often show Bigfooters LOOKING for a bigfoot, but never FINDING a bigfoot. There are lots of reasons why this happens: ignorance, continuing to get paid to look for one, protecting the bigfoots, etc. Those TV programs have created a tenuous vacuum in human knowledge, and this book tries to fill that vacuum.
Notes from a Small Valley A Natural History of Wolli Creek I Prehistory by Justin Cahill
Price: Free! Words: 11,690. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist
This is part one of an introduction to the natural history of Sydney's Wolli Creek Valley. The Valley contains the last substantial remnants of the natural environment in the city's inner south-west. Part I, ‘Prehistory’, gives an account of the Valley’s geological history, its fossil record and human occupation before 1788.
Twitching Times by Mark Dennis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 117,410. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist
Twitchers - they are those crazy people who travel miles and miles just to see a rare bird. Don’t worry though, not all twitchers are beyond treatment and not all twitching is about only seeing the bird. Between 1982 and 2003 I twitched in the UK. Every twitch was an adventure, every twitch a story, here are a few for you to enjoy.
Attract Birds to Your Garden by Jeanne Grunert
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,820. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist(5.00 from 1 review)
Turn your yard into a wild bird sanctuary by planting trees, shrubs and flowers to attract birds. Learn which feeders to choose, types of seed and feed, and more. A great book for those new to bird watching and gardening to attract birds.
Bogtrotter by Richard A. Coffey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,710. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem
Bogtrotter is the story of a man and woman who sold most of their material possessions to buy time away from their ordered urban lives to explore simplicity and find their connection to the natural world.
Introducing the Birds of Wolli Creek by Justin Cahill
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,650. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Zoology / Ornithology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist
This is a short, up-to-date account to the birds found along Wolli Creek, the last substantial remnant of the natural environment in Sydney's inner south-west. It is written for those new to the Valley and interested in its natural history.