Fiction » Children’s books » Lifestyles / Country Life

Camp Mutha
Series: Heart of the Hunter. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,760. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: February 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Children’s books » Lifestyles / Country Life
Short story for ages 10+ A humorous story where Mutha is not welcome on an overnight ‘boy’s only’ hunt. Told in the hunter’s lore and language. “I had to use my rubber-band-on-the-wrist reminder to keep my mouth shut at all the dumb things she came up with, like wanting a shower in the morning.”
Stoat Hunt
Series: Heart of the Hunter. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Lifestyles / Country Life, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Short story for ages 10+ A jovial up-beat story of a young boy who sets out to catch a stoat. Told in the hunter’s lore and language. “When I found dead hens in our hen house, and saw something with a long black fluffy tail flash by me and disappear under the wood pile, Pop knew exactly what we were dealing with.”
Heli-hunt
Series: Heart of the Hunter. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,290. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: February 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Children’s books » Lifestyles / Country Life
Short story for ages 10+ A death-defying story showing life as a shooter from a venison recovery helicopter. Told in the hunter’s lore and language. ‘I’d seen plenty of photos of shooters riding the chain. I admired their courage, but always whispered ‘bugger that’ and here I was – my turn.’
Full Circle
Series: Heart of the Hunter. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,390. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: February 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Children’s books » Lifestyles / Country Life
Short story for ages 10+ A warm-hearted hunting story about a boy who undergoes a series of changes that lead him back to his original beliefs. Told in the hunter’s lore and language. ‘At first, when I was young I hated killing little creatures like birds and rabbits, but Dad trained me on gun handling, plucking and gutting. I got used to it, then there was the accident and then …’
Crooked Toes
Series: Heart of the Hunter. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,670. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: February 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Children’s books » Lifestyles / Country Life
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Short story for ages 10+ A monster boar? With crooked toes? Or is Dad just dreaming? Told in the hunter’s lore and language. ‘Dad’s told me stories about a monster boar he calls Crooked Toes. Sometimes I’d wonder if it’s just a figment of his imagination. Dad’s head can be pretty pig-mad and his stories a bit Harry Potterish. When I finally get to go on a hunt I see the prints for myself.’
The Good White Knife
Series: Heart of the Hunter. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,470. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: February 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family, Fiction » Children’s books » Lifestyles / Country Life
Short story for ages 10+ A story with a twist. Where did the white hunting knife go? Told in the hunter’s lore and language. ‘Dad was a fanatic about his hunting knife and reckons Mum lost it. “You don’t understand, Ella. I’m like an Indian without a bow and arrow, a tribesman without his spear,” he ranted.’
Critter
Series: Heart of the Hunter. Price: Free! Words: 2,350. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: February 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Children’s books » Lifestyles / Country Life
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10+ A heart-felt story of a man and his pig dog told in the hunter’s language and lore. ‘I wanted a hunting dog as well as a mate for life. When I took on Critter I didn’t know if he would make the grade or fall into the recycle bin at the local dog pound.’
If You Want to be a Pig Hunter and other stories
Series: Heart of the Hunter. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,620. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Children’s books » Lifestyles / Country Life
Ages 10+ Two stories and a poem showing how hunting lives in the heart of three boys. If you want to be a pig hunter, do you need to be strong? Two mates go hunting – but …
Cor Blimey
Series: Heart of the Hunter. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,920. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Lifestyles / Country Life, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Ages 10+ A hair-raising pig hunting story told in the hunter’s language and lore. ‘I’d been harassing Dad for ages to take me pig hunting but all I got was, “You’re too young, you’ll be a nuisance, maybe next year.” Then I get the green light.’
"I've Seen Granddad"
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 770. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: February 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / General, Fiction » Children’s books » Lifestyles / Country Life
“I’ve Seen Granddad” is about a young boy called Séan who lives with his family in a small village in the West Of Ireland. One afternoon, as he comes home from school, he sees his Granddad stacking the turf on the bog and the story tells what happens from the moment Séan bursts through his front door.
Elisa La Aldeana
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,450. Language: Spanish. Published: September 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Children’s books » Lifestyles / Country Life
Este es un cuento de ficción, todo es imaginario. La trama se desarrolla en el bosque, en medio de ríos de aguas cristalinas y montes que quisieran tocar el cielo, lejos del estrepitoso ruido de la ciudad. Se trata de Elisa, una niña que creció en este lugar. Para ella, el bosque era su mundo. Sus amigos, los animales que ahí vivían, y los árboles, sus maestros.
Ride a Horse Not an Elevator
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,500. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » Lifestyles / Country Life
A test of young courage. Lisa is a chubby city girl searching for friendship and excitement. She leaves home, and the elevators and bullies of a big apartment complex, to spend a summer in the country at her grandparents' farm. Culture shock! Accompanied only by her loyal beagle, Donald Dog, Lisa faces a summer in a very different environment with its own challenges and dangers.
Mr. MacGregor's Hat
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,180. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Lifestyles / Country Life
This is a beautifully illustrated story suitable for children of all ages. Mr MacGregor loses his new hat, which has many adventures of its own before it surprisingly comes back to him.
I'm Growing a Garden!
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 530. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2013 by HaHaBooks. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Stories in Verse, Fiction » Children’s books » Lifestyles / Country Life
Our young man works to grow a beautiful garden, full of his favorite vegetables.
Toliman the Barn Owl
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,130. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Lifestyles / Country Life, Fiction » Children’s books » Nature & the Natural World / Environment
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Wilkinson family are delighted to find themselves sharing their new home with barn owls. The children, Fiona and Max are fascinated by their comings and goings, little realising that with the help of the mysterious Owl Lady, they will ensure the unexpected survival of the youngest owl chick.
NO EXIT (The Apple Grove Gang #1)
Price: Free! Words: 15,680. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Chapter Books, Fiction » Children’s books » Lifestyles / Country Life
(4.00 from 1 review)
Benny Churchill and Bug Beetle are off and running on the last day of school. Ready for a great summer of fun with the Apple Grove Gang. They learn a lesson in politics when the Apple Grove Community Center is closed. The Gang finds out just how hard it is to fight city hall. Finally, when their backs are against the wall, and they find out that there is no exit, the real fun and excitement begin.
Betty Butter
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,710. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Cooking & Food, Fiction » Children’s books » Lifestyles / Country Life
Betty Butter liked nothing better than to cook and to cook with LOTS of butter. Find out what happens when Betty is craving Butter Bean Soup and has NO butter. Also, be sure to check out the recipe at the end of the book so you can have your own Betty Butter adventure in the kitchen.
Little Red Tractor - The Day of the Big Surprise
Series: Little Red Tractor, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 970. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Lifestyles / Country Life
(5.00 from 1 review)
Meet Stan, Patch the dog, and Little Red Tractor and read about their busy lives on Gosling Farm. Stan, Patch and Little Red Tractor go to Wrigglesworth, where they help by cutting the grass at the cricket ground. After a scrumptious tea, Stan finds Patch, in a storeroom behind the pavilion, with a big surprise!
Little Red Tractor - The Day Stan's World Turned Upside Down
Series: Little Red Tractor, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 960. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Lifestyles / Country Life
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Meet Stan, Patch the dog, and Little Red Tractor and read about their busy lives on Gosling Farm. Stan and Little Red Tractor are taking sacks of wheat to Stumpy's Mill for grinding into flour. Then Stan spies a kitten stuck on one of the windmill's sails. He rescues her, but only after his world has turned upside down!
Little Red Tractor - The Day of Molehills and Windmills
Series: Little Red Tractor, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 960. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Lifestyles / Country Life
(5.00 from 1 review)
Meet Stan, Patch the dog, and Little Red Tractor and read about their busy lives on Gosling farm. One foggy day, Stan discovers his meadow full of molehills. Stan likes moles as he believes they're good for the soil. Mrs Turvey doesn't want them in her garden though, so it's time to call Maurice the mole-catcher!