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The Secrets of Soil Building
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 18,160. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Rich, healthy, alive garden soil is the key to success in every organic vegetable garden. Here's how to build great soil -- at low cost and with minimal inputs, without much gardener time, within tight urban spaces. Learn how to compost, mulch, vermicompost, perform D-I-Y soil tests, and maintain fertility year-round -- so that you can produce food sustainably for years to come.
Toilet Train Your Cat: Relaxed Cat's DIY Accident-Free Guide
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 17,010. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Do-it-yourself / general
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Relaxed Cat teaches the only Do It Yourself toilet-training method that consistently graduates cats without accidents by keeping them happy. It started as one biologist’s blog, became a website with training videos, and now it’s available as an ebook. Training charts are included, so you know when to move forward without stressing your animal. Cat lovers can't wait to buy this book.
A Potter's Garden - An Artist's Approach To Creative Garden-Making
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 14,560. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts
Robin Hopper is an internationally recognized potter, teacher, author, consultant, arts activist and garden designer. This book on his award-winning garden (voted one of the top ten in Canada) is about creative garden-making and is the story of a very personal garden and its development through the eyes and mind of an artist. Note: for optimal image-viewing, the book is best viewed as a PDF.
2F Wind Turbine Construction Manual
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 15,940. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
A very "hands-on" guide to every step in the process of building a 2 metre diameter wind turbine for battery charging. The turbine will produce 800kWh of energy on a site with 5 m/s mean wind speed. It uses more durable ferrite magnets for longer service life. The ebook is packed with colour photos and diagrams to clarify the text. "They can tell you more than thousand words"
A Wind Turbine Recipe Book 2014 English Units Edtion
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,060. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Do-it-yourself / general, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
For the first time the Wind Turbine Recipe Book is available for North American readers (using inches and AWG wires) in ebook format. The Recipe Book covers all aspects of building wind turbines in a range of sizes. These proven designs combine simplicity with efficiency and reliability. These turbines are used to all over the world to provide electricity using local manufacture.
Wild Colour A Handbook of Vegetable and Lichen Dye Recipes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,090. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Natural dyes are dyes or colorants derived from plants, invertebrates, or minerals. The majority of natural dyes are vegetable dyes from plant sources –roots, berries, bark, leaves, and wood — and other organic sources such as fungi and lichens. This book is all about rediscovering those lost colours and using them to help a create better world, simply because they do not contain harmful chemicals
More than a Granny - 20 Versatile Crochet Square Patterns US Version
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 15,000. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework/Crocheting
US Version. Crochet is so much more than the traditional Granny Square. In this book, you'll find 20 versatile 6" crochet square patterns you can use to create modern, colourful crochet creations you and your family will love. As well as detailed patterns, the book has an extensive stitch dictionary with links to videos by the author to ensure your success. (UK Version also available)
Flowers Abound : 20 Floral Crochet Patterns UK Version
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 19,340. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework/Crocheting, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
UK Version 20 unique and varied crochet flower squares for mixing and matching to make blankets, cushions, scarves - anything you like. Everything you need to know to successfully create every pattern is included, from very detailed instructions with tips to the extensive stitch dictionary that includes links to videos by the author.
Scrapyard Windpower Realities
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,120. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Do-it-yourself / general, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living
Hugh Piggott's wind turbine building book of 1992, previously out of print, is now available in ebook form with a preface from the author in 2014.
British Shorthair Cats, The Complete Owners Guide to British Shorthair Cats and Kittens Including British Blue, Buying, Daily Care, Personality, Temperament, Health, Diet and Breeders
Price: $5.97 USD. Words: 26,910. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014 by Evolution Knowledge Limited. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
All the facts and information on how to care for British Shorthair Cats and Kittens. A superb resource, this eBook is written in an easy to read and coherent style. Colette Anderson covers all aspects of caring for your pet, including what to consider before buying, daily care, personality, health, temperament, diet, breeders, the equipment you need, along with your responsibilities as an owner.
Grinsekatze Amigurumi Häkelanleitung
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 2,760. Language: German. Published: April 22, 2012 by K and J Dolls. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework/Crocheting, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Dies ist die Katze aus Alice im Wunderland. Detaillierte Anweisungen und 25 Bilder helfen Ihnen die Grinzekatze zu machen. Schwierigkeitsgrad: mittlere.
Nurse Jazzy Amigurumi Crochet Pattern
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,350. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012 by K and J Dolls. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework/Crocheting, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Crochet pattern to create a little nurse doll. If you have a friend who works as a nurse: this is a great gift. Crochet skill level: Intermediate.
Decluttering Book: The Quick Guide to Getting Your Home Organized Almost Instantly
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,290. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2012 by Tammy Thomas. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Cleaning & caretaking, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Reference
Let's face reality, not very many people enjoy cleaning up their house when it looks like there's too much work that's needed for them to clean it. It's even harder to start when you know that you would have to clean every part of the house. It's even harder to finish once you've started when you become tired after a while.
Lessons from Our Rocket Mass Heater
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,030. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
"Why didn't anyone tell us that! I wish we had known that BEFORE we built it!" Sound familiar? Written by Ray & Randi Dudley, this is a not a "how-to" type of book, it's a "here's how we did or didn't do it" book, a "here's where we found the information" type of booklet. Bursting with photos, tips and resources from a REAL build, this is a must have companion to the experts books!
Soap - A Guide To Soap Making for Pleasure and Profit
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,300. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Making soap at home can be a fun and rewarding experience and seldom takes more than an hour and a half out of your time. However, many of you may have been put off trying out this hobby after reading about all the dangers and cautions that go into soap making. This book is all about showing you how simple, safe and easy it actually is and how you might go about making a business out of it.
Designing Your Garden: How to Navigate a Design and Installation for Your Yard
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,800. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
With this eBook, homeowners can now easily know how to choose the proper design elements for their home. Simple landscape design basics are described, as well as how to measure your property, work with and choose a designer or contractor, know where to place patios, keep your design in scale with your house. A design checklist and 26 full color photos are included
Living with Plants
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,760. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2012 by WriteHit. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
An introduction to gardening and growing plants outdoors or in containers for novices. Includes helpful lists of plant suggestions based on your growing environment and examples of gardening styles. The information in this book is illustrated with the help of full colour photos.
Interior Decorating Tips
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,850. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Interior decorating, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Home design
Interior decorating is definitely a matter of personal preference and style. What appeals to one person may be disgusting to another. But there are many decorating styles out there, and what we’re going to do in this ebook is present a lot of those styles and ways to recreate them affordably. There are many decorating design ideas to help you establish your own styles.
Kokedama: A step-by-step guide
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,840. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2015 by WriteHit. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » House plans
Bonsai used to be considered as expensive and time-consuming arts. However, growing bonsai is no longer a luxurious hobby only for rich people who have plenty of time. Today, new forms of bonsai suited for busy modern lifestyles on a budget are popular in Japan. This ebook introduces a modern style of bonsai called kokedama and demonstrates how to make them step by step with photos.
Our House: The Modern Guide to Intentional Community
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,750. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Green living
Welcome to the world of intentional communities — group living environments where 20- and 30- somethings band together to share homes, meals, music, art, cars, jobs, skills, retreats, and more. From short-term co-ops to urban ecovillages, from activist communes to entrepreneur-driven hackerspaces, intentional communities are changing the way the millennial generation lives and works.