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iPermie! How to Permaculture Your Urban Lifestyle
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 401,250. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Ecology & Environment, Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Green living
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
This is a good-life design guide for Millennials, Boomers, and Generation X. Contains strategies, tools, and techniques to help you navigate the cardinal threats of peak oil, climate instability, economic irrationality, and political criminality. iPermie is an almanac of useful information and permaculture self-study guide.
Alternative Stirling Engines For Free Energy Applications And How To Go About Building Them And Using Them To Generate Electricity
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,650. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Sustainable living
(5.00 from 1 review)
This book describes the basics of the Stirling engine, as well as some of the most promising alternative models, how to go about building them and how they can be used to generate power for home use.
Attract Birds to Your Garden
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,820. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Science & 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.
Time Management for Cats
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,740. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody, Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Pets & livestock
(5.00 from 1 review)
An incredible book with a unique approach to the cat productivity problem. This breakthrough program promises to put your cat on a continuous-improvement-process escalator to success. Discover why managing your cat’s time is the number one way to spend your time. Cats and under-organized people everywhere will enjoy this amazing career advice that you won’t read anywhere else.
From Foreclosure Home to Forever Home
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 3,850. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Pets & livestock
(5.00 from 1 review)
A touching true story of how one couple stepped up and took responsibility to help fix the ongoing abandoned animal crises due to foreclosures—a problem humans created—and only humans can fix. This book is about how helping one animal can not only change the animals life, but how it can change your life in a good way forever.
Your Puppy's First Year
Price: Free! Words: 15,780. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Pets & livestock
(5.00 from 1 review)
The book "Your Puppy's First Year" by Sue Lee Ringwelski is the perfect guide for new puppy owners. This amazing new guide book will help you develop the relationship with your puppy that you are dreaming about. Read "Your Puppy's First Year" to get answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about raising puppies and to understand information on puppy behaviors and training techniques.
Growing Strawberries
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 2,330. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine
(5.00 from 1 review)
Do you love strawberries? Are you thinking of putting in a strawberry bed? If so, this article is for you. From preparing your ground the season before planting to an abundant harvest of strawberries, this article gives step-by-step instructions for a successful strawberry patch. Enjoy the strawberry recipes shared and learn about the amazing health benefits strawberries offer.
The Rookie's Field Guide to Supported Spinning
Price: Free! Words: 19,050. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2013 by Apple Jack Creek Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This book is for anyone who is curious about spinning yarn with supported spindles but doesn't quite know where to begin. The Field Guide will get you started with information on making your own spindles, doing Quality Assurance testing on made (or purchased) spindles, drafting, plying, and finishing your yarn. Supported spinning is easy on the body, restful for the mind, and soothing to the soul.
Just Keep Knitting: a journey of healing through forgiveness, faith, and fibre
Price: Free! Words: 55,760. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2012 by Apple Jack Creek Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
When chest pain and exhaustion forced a pause in her busy life, author Lonna Cunningham was called upon to take a closer look at the big events of her past: the death of her infant daughter, her husband's sudden personality changes and the discovery of the brain tumour that had triggered them ... then she had to rethink her past in order to find her path to the future.
My Boney Girl
Price: Free! Words: 6,390. Language: American English. Published: June 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Pets & livestock
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
A stray abandoned cat wandered into my life and chronic kidney disease took her away many years too soon. Adjusting to life without her is a most difficult experience. Many of us know the joys of having a feline companion and the sorrow we feel when their spirit leaves this earth. Expressed in poetry, narration, photos and illustrations, we will share a connection when you read My Boney Girl.
Jo's Scrapping Sketches: Layout Ideas for Scrapbooking Success Vol. 1
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,890. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Includes 80 images to help dispel any hint of crafter's block! This book is full of sketches which will have both the beginning or experienced scrapbooker creating beautiful, balanced layouts with ease.
Demystifying Lace Knitting: the basics
Price: Free! Words: 6,660. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012 by Apple Jack Creek Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
(5.00 from 1 review)
Have you been looking at all the lovely lace knitting patterns out there, but reluctantly passed them by as you're certain it's all too hard for you? If you can cast on, knit, purl, and bind off, you're ready for this course! Join us as we demystify the art of lace knitting: make holes in your knitting on purpose and learn how to properly finish your project so it shows your work beautifully!
Simply Vegetable Gardening Simple Organic Gardening Tips for the Beginning Gardener
You set the price! Words: 34,950. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Gardening
(5.00 from 1 review)
With food prices on the rise, more of us are starting a vegetable garden for the first time in history. This guide shows how you can learn to start an organic vegetable garden using easy to grow vegetables that extend your harvest from early spring until the snow flies in winter.
The Clutter Queen Spills!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,470. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Do-it-yourself / general, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation & inspiration
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
Do you long to escape from clutter but have no clue how or where to start? The Clutter Queen waves her magic wand to reveal insider secrets from her 13 years as a Professional Organizer, sharing 100's of practical tricks as she guides you through 3 simple DIY steps to ensure clutter freedom. Written specifically for women, this eBook is guaranteed to make you giggle!
The Greening of Gavin - My First Year of Living Sustainably
Price: Free! Words: 14,950. Language: Australian English. Published: June 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Sustainable living
(4.83 from 6 reviews)
As he walked out of the cinema, Gavin knew that his life would change forever. It was the impact of a documentary that kicked him into action, whereby he decided to lower his family's impact on the planet, in the attempt to live a more sustainable lifestyle. This is the story of his first year of 'The Greening of Gavin'.
The Siberian Husky Buyer's Guide
Series: Dog Buyer's Guide, Book 2. You set the price! Words: 4,470. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Pets & livestock
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A short guide to all you should know before you buy a Siberian Husky
Shipping Container Homes: How To Build A Shipping Container Home For Cheap And Live Mortgage-Free For Life
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,410. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2015 by Wildfire Elements, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Do-it-yourself / carpentry, Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Home design
(3.00 from 1 review)
You’re about to discover how to build your very own shipping container home, with no mortgage payments. Living in a shipping container house has it's benefits, one of them being that you can do the construction part of the house yourself, which in turn leads to way more affordability. If you decide to buy this book and build your shipping container home, you'll NEVER need to pay off a mortgage.
Remodeling: Buying and Updating a Foreclosure
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,460. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Home remodeling
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
How one woman coped with selling a house--at last, looking for a new house, buying a new house that was a foreclosure and needed lots of work, and then remodeling it since it didn't even have a kitchen sink!
Original Drawings of Anthuriums, Antirrhinums, Proteas and a Penstemon
Series: Sketchbook Drawings. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 80. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2018 by Dodo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art, Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Gardening
(5.00 from 1 review)
Pictures to use as greetings cards and in other craftwork, or print out and frame. A link to the high resolution PDFs is at the end of the book. Thumbnails of the pictures can be seen at https://www.booksfromdodo.uk/flower_prints.htm
15 Safety Tips All New Bird Owners Must Know
Price: Free! Words: 3,560. Language: American English. Published: May 13, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Pets & livestock
(5.00 from 1 review)
This short magazine article is for new bird owners who want to be confident they know all the basics of how to get started providing their new feathered friend with a safe, happy, and fulfilling life. The original article appeared in the January 1997 issue of Bird Talk, and it has now been updated for the 21st century. Everyone should know this basic information before they take a new bird home.