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Offbeat Edibles
By Nancy J Ondra
Price: Free! Words: 2,930. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
(5.00 from 1 review)
Seven unusual, easy-to-grow edible plants.
Beekeeping 101: Where Can I Keep My Bees?
By Grant Gillard
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,640. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living
(5.00 from 1 review)
Beekeeping is growing in popularity. But where does one safely locate their hives? Location plays a huge role for the health and welfare of the colony, but one must also deal with neighbors, livestock and the convenience to the beekeeper. Grant Gillard details the options every beekeeper should consider when deciding where to keep bees. A good resource for the beginner or hobbyist beekeeper.
Vegetable Gardening in the North
By Douglas Green
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,130. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
(5.00 from 1 review)
Vegetable Gardening in the North, by award-winning garden author Doug Green, explains how to successfully grow vegetables in challenging climates - whether it be the northeast, northern plains or Canada. Doug has been successfully gardening and writing for beginner gardeners for over 30 years - he’s been there and done that. And he does it by answering the questions beginners want to know.
Grab Life by the Tail: Activities for bored cats
By Roberta Beach Jacobson
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 920. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
(5.00 from 1 review)
Kitty, are you wasting your nine lives by always napping on the same windowsill, chasing the dog around the kitchen table, sniffing catnip mousies on the couch? If so, you're in a rut. Roberta Beach Jacobson, former Cat Lady blogger at the Seattle Post-Intelligencer, encourages you to take charge, to strut your stuff, to be your own cat. Who doesn't desire to lead a flealess, fearless feline life?
The Naked Truth Exposed
By Rainmaker Media
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 76,740. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Home buying
(5.00 from 1 review)
Streetwise Real Estate's The Naked Truth Exposed; a book and guide from an experienced property inspector for home buyers or sellers or investors revealing some of the most serious mistakes that smart people make when buying or selling real estate. Disaster proof your next real estate transcation and gain an unfair advantage.
Let the Seller Beware: The 25 Buyer-Outs in the Texas Real Estate Contract
By Reba Saxon
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 22,150. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Home buying
(5.00 from 1 review)
The real estate sales contract is the most important document in a real estate agent’s briefcase. This book outlines and explains the entire Texas Real Estate Sales Contract for the resale of One-to-Four Family Residential properties and includes all related addenda explained by a seasoned negotiator. It will benefit any Agent, Broker, Buyer or Seller of residential property in Texas.
Starting Perennial Gardening
By Douglas Green
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,450. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
(5.00 from 1 review)
Everything you need to know to start and be successful at perennial gardening. This book (all 99 pages) is a distillation of 30 years teaching beginner gardeners Written from a chemical-free point of view with a simple design system for creating summer long blooming perennial gardens. Plant shopping lists, winter hardiness tricks,simple propagation systems and must-have plant descriptions
Philippines Property Primer
By Perry Gamsby
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 29,830. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2011 by StreetWise Global. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Home buying
(5.00 from 1 review)
An informative guide to buying, selling leasing and renting property in the Philippines for expats and returning Balikbayan. This primer prepares the reader for the many traps and pitfalls that await anyone looking to buy or lease property in the Philippines. The info in this primer has saved hundreds of buyers thousands of times the cover price in real money!
Growing Strawberries
By Jane Holmes
You set the price! Words: 2,340. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
(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.
Tomato Growing Secrets
By Douglas Green
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,270. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
(5.00 from 1 review)
You can grow massive crops of tasty tomatoes using techniques in this succinct ebook. Written by award-winning garden writer Doug Green who used to grow tomatoes commercially, everything you need to know to grow all the tomatoes you need is here. From soil preparation tricks to the 9 tricks for getting the earliest tomatoes to growing in containers and problem solving
Your Puppy's First Year
By Sue Lee Ringwelski
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 15,800. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Home and 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.
Two-Buck Tails of Rescued Cats
By Kyla Duffy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,430. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
(5.00 from 1 review)
We are excited to offer an abbreviated version of our Lost Souls: FOUND! books through this new series, Two-Buck Tails. This special outreach project brings to life the joy, hope, and (occasional) chaos accompanying rescue and adoption in a manner that is affordable and easy to read. Nevertheless, don’t be fooled by the title… These stories are priceless!
Two-Buck Tails of Rescued Dogs
By Kyla Duffy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,480. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
(5.00 from 1 review)
We are excited to offer an abbreviated version of our Lost Souls: FOUND! books through this new series, Two-Buck Tails. This special outreach project brings to life the joy, hope, and (occasional) chaos accompanying rescue and adoption in a manner that is affordable and easy to read. Nevertheless, don’t be fooled by the title… These stories are priceless!
Horizon Roses 2011
By Robert B. Martin Jr.
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 61,850. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
(5.00 from 1 review)
Horizon Roses, published annually for nearly 40 years, is a compilation of comments by the nation's top exhibitors on the exhibition potential of the newest hybrid teas, floribundas, miniflora and miniature roses. For most exhibitors, it has long been considered an indispensible guide to buying new show roses.
Rex and the City: True Tales of a Rescue Dog Who Rescued a Relationship
By Lee Harrington
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 151,340. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
(5.00 from 1 review)
In this rich, humorous, and startlingly original memoir, critically acclaimed author Lee Harrington shares her story of love, loss, dysfunctional relationships, and the shelter dog who put things right. "Hands down the best human-with-dog memoir you will ever read." --BARK magazine
What to Worm Your Horse With, Made Easy
By Dr A. Nyland
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,150. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
(5.00 from 1 review)
A clear, easy guide to horse and donkey worms and wormers. Written in easy language for the layperson, yet heavily referenced to scientific academic journals. Today's problem worm is the small strongyle yet the majority of advice given for deworming horses is still aimed at eradicating the large strongyle. When to worm, resistance, rotational wormings, harrowing, are all covered in this book.
Help-I've got no dosh!
By s cresswell
Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 9,820. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
(5.00 from 1 review)
How to halve your spending, save for the future yet lead a richer life.
The Not-So-English Garden
By Sally Hultstrand
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 54,980. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
(5.00 from 1 review)
Here is practical advice for creating gardens with an English accent even if you don't live in the nurturing atmosphere of England. An entertaining guide for fledgling gardeners as well as those with experience, the book is studded with practical tips for all four seasons--which plants give the most bang for the buck, are easiest to care for, and contribute to a garden you can enjoy for years.
Demystifying Lace Knitting: the basics
By Lonna Cunningham
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,660. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012 by Apple Jack Creek Books. Category: Nonfiction » Home and 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!
Kitchener Stitch
By Liz Cademy
Series: Knit Suite. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 990. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
(5.00 from 1 review)
Kitchener Stitch (weaving, grafting) is a useful technique used to invisibly join two pieces of knitting, such as at the toe of a sock. This short ebook provides a quick reminder of the steps, plus detailed photos and instructions for each step. The ebook fomat means you can keep the instructions with you on your e-reader, tablet or smartphone so you have them with you wherever you are knitting.