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Under the Apple Tree - One Summer's Reflections
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 37,010. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Amateur naturalist
Maine farmer and author Jennifer Wixson reflects on living and dying in this heartfelt journal directed and informed by the activities of the creatures she finds in a niche world under an apple tree, including a nervous-Nellie chipmunk, a motherly bluebird, and Walter the Tree Frog. Real-time photos taken by the author add charming context to the world that unfolds daily with Mother Nature.
Notes from a Small Valley A Natural History of Wolli Creek II Vivid and Beautiful
Price: Free! Words: 29,650. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Amateur naturalist, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Nature
This is the second part of my natural history of the Wolli Creek Valley in Sydney, Australia. Part I, Prehistory, gave an overview of the Valley’s geology and local fossil and archaeological record. This part describes how the Valley may have appeared in the early 1790s, shortly after the First Fleet brought the Europeans to Sydney in 1788 but before they settled along Wolli Creek from 1804.
Cape Sable Island - A Birding Site Guide
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,610. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & 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.
Finding Home: An American's Journey of Life and Love in the West Indies
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,750. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Amateur naturalist
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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,
Encyclopedia of Dinosaurs: Triassic, Jurassic and Cretaceous Periods
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,710. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Dinosaurs & Prehistoric Creatures, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Amateur naturalist
Encyclopedia of Dinosaurs will spark the curiosity of young readers, taking them to a time where Tyrannosaurus rex ruled the land, pterodactyls flew in the skies, and packs of velociraptors prowled the jungles. Filled with up-to-date discoveries about prehistoric life, this tome includes comprehensive material about geography, history, and other scientific information from prehistoric times.
Park Life
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,670. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Amateur naturalist
The life of a Warden at Colwick Country Park, Nottingham. Birds, bodies and much more besides.
My Patch
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 53,430. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & 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.
Twitching Times
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 117,410. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & 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.
Bogtrotter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,710. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Amateur naturalist, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence & 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.
Beekeeping for Poets
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,470. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Green living, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Amateur naturalist
Essays on Breakaway Beekeeping in the Postmodern Era, with Appreciative Regard for the Hives and Methods of Abbé Émile Warré