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Sally Willow Learns to Swim
By Roy Bentley
Price: Free! Words: 810. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Nature & the Natural World / Environment
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is the first in a series of Treeb books by children's author and illustrator Roy Bentley. In this free ebook we meet Sally Willow, a young Treeb, who lives under a huge willow tree beside a slow lazy river. She decides she would like to swim properly. Pushing off into the wide river she meets a surprising new friend who teaches her to swim like a crocodile!
Talking With Nature
By Jean MacIntyre
Price: Free! Words: 220. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Poetry
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a story for children about respecting all life forms, told through the medium of original photos and limericks.
The Boy Who Loved a Tree
By Robert Moons
Price: Free! Words: 1,570. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Nature & the Natural World / Environment
(5.00 from 1 review)
A boy and his parents make regular rest stops on their way to the boy's grandparents. Over the course of several years, the boy learns about a maple tree, nature, and life. (Age 10+)
Terry Treetop and the Lost Egg
By Tali Carmi
Price: Free! Words: 1,400. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Nature & the Natural World / Environment
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This is a story about an adventure of a boy with red hair and freckles, named Terry, yet everybody called him Terry Treetop, Because he loved climbing trees. Terry finds a small egg and his quest is to bring it back home to its mother. But ..Where is the egg’s home? Does the egg belong to a turtle? or a crocodile’s? Did it come from a frog? or a chicken? Terry’s adventure in nature teaches kids a
Ursula Agelhorn, Up and Away!
By Hayley Scholtz
Price: Free! Words: 790. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Need more fun? Grab some gum! A bored little girl decides she needs more adventure in her life and sets out to explore what lies beyond the family farm. She finds a novel way to travel - riding on top of a giant pink gum-bubble! An illustrated short story about embracing your independence and going where the moment takes you. Suitable for younger readers.
Witch Grannies - The Case of the Evil Schoolmaster
By Gary J Byrnes
Series: Witch Grannies, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,340. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Country & Ethnic
(4.00 from 1 review)
A thrilling children's novel, set in Ireland and perfect for anyone aged 8 to 12. Meet Emily and Malcolm who've been sent to stay with their Grannies. Oh, and their grannies are witches...
Sally Willow Zoo Break In
By Roy Bentley
Price: Free! Words: 810. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Nature & the Natural World / Environment
This is the second in a series of Treeb books by children's author and illustrator Roy Bentley. Once again we meet our Waterside Stories 'hero', Sally Willow, as she helps her friend Croc to get back to his warm zoo home.
Toliman the Barn Owl
By Peter Tye
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,130. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Lifestyles / Country Life
(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.
Lexie World (The Three Lost Kids, #1)
By Karpov Kinrade
Price: Free! Words: 12,860. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Nature & the Natural World / Environment
In the first book of the enchanting children's trilogy, The Three Lost Kids, Lexie and her sisters discover Lexie World, a beautiful world that's being destroyed by Garbage Goblins. To save the world, Lexie, her sisters, their faithful dog TayTay, and their new Unicorn friend must travel over the Waters of Waste, climb the Mountain of Lost Clothes, and retrieve the Mirror of Ice.
My Life as a Carrot
By Laila Kujala
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 620. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Nature & the Natural World / Weather
In this carrot memoir our friend, the carrot, takes us back in time to when she was just a little seed. The story is a celebration of the miracle that is hidden in the little carrot seed - one day it will sprout and grow into a big carrot plant with the help of soil, rain and warm sun. The little seeds enthusiasm for life and growth is contagious.
Swamped
By Andrea Hertach
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,480. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Nature & the Natural World / Environment
Can a dog stop a bulldozer? Can a toad fly through the air? Can a little girl save an entire eco-system? These and many other questions are answered in this adventurous tale of a young girl & the swamp land behind her home that is scheduled for demolition. But she’s not alone on her journey, she has literally hundreds of little helpers trying to aid her on her quest… and she doesn't even know it!
Witch Grannies - The Case of the Lonely Banshee
By Gary J Byrnes
Series: Witch Grannies, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,550. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Country & Ethnic
Emily’s witch grannies have whisked her away in the night, to the village of Castleconnell in the west of Ireland. The River Shannon is home to a banshee and she’s collecting souls, including Emily’s witch sister, Edna. The witches must race against time to find the banshee’s lair and free the trapped souls. But there is an even bigger threat to the river and all her inhabitants.
An Old Oak Tree
By LaVerda Andres
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 810. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Nature & the Natural World / Environment
A childhood memory brings this poetic short story about an old oak tree to light.
Sig Woods and the Book of Elements
By Y. Pushkin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,470. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Nature & the Natural World / Environment
A young boy discovers the power to control nature. He must band together with friends to find the all-powerful Book of Elements.
Fiddling Worms
By Leonard Hilley II
Price: Free! Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Activity Books
For ages 6 & up. Fiddling worms? Worms that play the fiddle? Those are some of the questions any child might ask when you mention "Fiddling Worms," but it's actually a great way to get fishing bait. This short story tells how a grandfather teaches his grandson an old-timey technique to catch worms so they can spend the afternoon fishing.
Courtney Case and the Pobblebonk
By Jeannie Meekins
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,750. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » People & Places / Australia & Oceania
My name is Courtney Case. I live in Australia. In my spare time, I’m a Private Detective. I’ve got my best friend and trusty sidekick, Laura, to take notes, and my cat, Maggie. Together, we form the Courtney Case Detective Agency – No Case Too Small. Being a Private Detective isn’t always about crime. Things can get lost or go missing by accident. That’s where I’m happy to help, like in this case.
Bedtime Story #3: The Tree that Saw the World
By Daniel Rice
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 570. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2013 by Worlds Publishing. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Nature & the Natural World / Environment
Another beautifully illustrated Picture Book for Children. Bedtime Story for children ages 3 and above. The Story is about a lone tree that was rooted in the ground. It was sad that he was not able to go anywhere, or see anything in the world. The tree has some amazing friends, the birds, the frog and the squirrel who love to help it to see the world and make new friends.
The Idea Tree
By Mary Fam
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,000. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Nature & the Natural World / Environment
"The Idea Tree" is the fantastical tale of the origin of "Fall" (Autumn) as the product of a single idea. The story resonates messages of confidence, courage, anti-bullying concepts and the encouragement to go forward with a "good idea". Vivid images and dazzling colours merge these ideas together and deliver an important and lasting culmination – Don't be afraid to be different or to change!
The Great Tadpole Hunt
By Jeannie Meekins
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,610. Language: Australian English. Published: July 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Nature & the Natural World / Environment
“You stole Freddie!” Billy yelled, pushing George in the chest. George stumbled backwards, slipped and fell in the mud. All the other kids began laughing. “I didn’t steal Freddie.” George tried to hold back the tears. “Why would I want him?” “To get me into trouble.” Billy kicked at the mud, splashing more over George. “So it’s my fault you can't even look after a stupid tadpole for the holidays."
The Grumpy Little Cedar
By Mimi Barbour
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 890. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Nature & the Natural World / Environment
A little cedar grouches to his friend the alder bush about the old pine tree next to him. But when he's in trouble, the big guy saves the day.This story has a moral for the children who read it. A lesson we can all learn - no matter what the age. We need to be happy for our good fortune and not dwell on things we can't change.