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My Smart Puppy Guide: How to Train Your Dog to Come
By Sarah Wilson, M.A.
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,820. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
(5.00 from 1 review)
Want your dog to come when you call? “My Smart Puppy Guide: How to Train Your Dog to Come” gives you easy dog games that quickly teach your dog to come to you tail wagging! You’ll love the professional dog training tips revealed by Sarah Wilson, dog expert, seen on PBS and author of 9 books. Your dog gets fast, fun training & you get long-lasting, happy results. Win/win for both of you - try it!
Make Your Own Treadle Lathe
By Steve Schmeck
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,660. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014 by ManyTracks. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Woodworking
"Make Your Own Treadle Lathe" is a practical, step by step guide to building a foot-powered lathe for light duty wood turning. You can build your own treadle lathe by following the well illustrated steps presented in this compact book. The book covers: - Materials & components, - Frame and headstock, - Belt and tensioner, - Tailstock, - Tool rest, - Flywheel, - Using the lathe.
Making the Connection: A Training Book for Bouviers and Their Owners and The Unexpected Memoir of an Exceptional Dog Trainer
By Donna Rioux
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 76,700. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
A posthumous compilation of the writings of a remarkable and gifted dog trainer describing her adventures, her successes, and her training methods. Both wise and humorous, Donna Rioux talks about what it is like to train the smart and strong-willed Bouvier des Flandres. Her style is conversational yet clear and highly motivating, reaching owners and trainers at all levels.
Knitted Cowls from FiberFrau
By Kimberly Schimmel
Series: FiberFrau, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,170. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Welcome to Book 3 of the FiberFrau Series of knitting patterns. In this book FiberFrau presents four cowl designs for hand knitting. My hope is that you will use these designs, enjoy them, and adapt them to your own style. Cowls make great gifts, since they always fit!
Wild Colour A Handbook of Vegetable and Lichen Dye Recipes
By Robert Murray-Smith
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,090. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Category: 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
Clutterfree with Kids
By Joshua Becker
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 38,410. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Cleaning & caretaking
Children add joy, purpose, and meaning to our lives. They bring smiles, laughter, and energy into our homes. They also add clutter. As parents, balancing life and managing clutter may appear impossible—or at the very least, never-ending. But there is a better way to live. Clutterfree with Kids offers a new perspective and fresh approach to overcoming clutter through inspiration and application.
Fachadas de Casas - Planificación, restauración y construcción
By FachadasCasas
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 8,670. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012 and represented by Editorial Universus. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Home remodeling
FACHADAS DE CASAS ha sido diseñado para ayudar a dueños de viviendas y constructores a encontrar el diseño y funcionalidad que su fachada necesita.
Alternative Stirling Engines For Free Energy Applications And How To Go About Building Them And Using Them To Generate Electricity
By Robert Murray-Smith
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,650. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
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.
Buying a Home: Don't Let Them Make a Monkey Out of You!
By Alysse Musgrave
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 28,650. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Home buying
Learn how to buy a house without getting ripped off! Alysse Musgrave, the owner of one of the country’s oldest and most successful Exclusive Buyer Agencies, shows you how to avoid the financial traps and pitfalls that the real estate and mortgage industries have set for you. Learn how to analyze floor plans, how to hire & fire an agent, the most common negotiating strategies, and much more.
Soap - A Guide To Soap Making for Pleasure and Profit
By Robert Murray-Smith
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,300. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Category: 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.
The Joy of Melt and Pour Soap Crafting
By Lisa Maliga
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 24,430. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
"The Joy of Melt and Pour Soap Crafting" is for anyone who wants to make soap without lye. You can make handcrafted soap in less than one hour and this book will show you how!
The Barefoot Beekeeper
By Phil Chandler
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 32,920. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
Thinking about keeping bees and wondering why it is so expensive and complicated? This is the book for you! The author shows how beekeeping can be simple, enjoyable and low cost, using hives that you can build at home - and you don't need to be a weight-lifter to harvest honey! This book is the most widely-recommended book on 'natural beekeeping' - now in a text-only edition for ebook readers.
The Rookie's Field Guide to Supported Spinning
By Lonna Cunningham
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 19,050. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2013 by Apple Jack Creek Books. Category: Nonfiction » Home and 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.
Wizard's Book of Animal Secrets
By Novel Discoveries
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 9,800. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
Just Imagine! Command and rule over the animal kingdom: horses, bats, rats, insects, snakes, dogs, cats, toads, frogs, birds and more. Only the most unusual is offered. Much more than a simple training manual, this is a collection of rare, bizarre effects that will amaze and astound everyone. Be a Wizard - Rule the Animal Kingdom Strange & unusual information found nowhere else!
The Bunny Lover's Complete Guide To House Rabbits
By Stephan Flores
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 81,340. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
(5.00 from 1 review)
With easy-to-understand information; insight gained from personal experience; dozens of photos; and step-by-step instructions on everything from how to properly house and feed your bunny to litter-box training to finding the right vet to socializing your bun and beyond, this book will become your single, most-powerful reference tool to help you successfully and happily live with your house rabbit.
Livestock Guardian Animals: Donkeys, Llamas, and Livestock Guardian Dogs to Protect Your Property and Stock
By Jim Mitchell
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,930. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013 by Rural Living Media. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Would your farm benefit from a livestock guardian animal to defend your property and stock? Learn how donkeys, llamas, and livestock guardian dogs deal with threatening predators. Read about the instincts, abilities, and limitations of each type of livestock guardian. Then evaluate your needs and make the right livestock guardian decision for your farm, ranch, or homestead.
Aran Inspired Cable and Moss Stitch Hat with Matching Scarf Knitting Pattern Book
By Tracy Zhang
Series: Aran Inspired Hats and Scarves, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,390. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2012 by Broomhandle Books. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
This multi-page knitting pattern, complete with photographs, provides detailed instructions to create a beautiful slouch hat along with a matching moss stitch scarf. Skill level: Advanced Beginner.
All Natural Living: 75 Non-Toxic Recipes For Home & Beauty
By Robin Konie
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,840. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living
Learn how to make your own dish detergent, laundry detergent, all purpose cleaner, makeup remover, foundation, shampoo, conditioners, lotions and much more with All Natural Living's non-toxic recipes. Previously released as "Toxic Free" this ebook has been sold to over 10,000 people. Join the families dedicated to making their home safer through the DIY movement. Simple and effective.
Fifty Shades of African Grey: Pickles The Parrot Dominates Life
By Georgi Abbott
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 48,560. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In Fifty Shades of Grey Pickles the Parrot does indeed dominate life. Owning parrots can be challenging and frustrating but Ms Abbott has a way of finding humor in her parrot’s behavior and giving us pause to think differently about our own feathered pets. This is her fourth book about Pickles and just like the others, you are guaranteed to laugh out loud at this parrot’s antics and personality.
Afternoon Tea for Crafty Cooks
By Diane Ashmore
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,580. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Baking
My latest crafty, cookery book contains all you need to make your own tea party, from crafting the invitations to making yummy cupcakes. Includes how to make handmade envelopes and invitations, sewing your own tea cosy and a selection of really easy tea party recipes. Enjoy as a birthday celebration, a get-together treat with friends, or as a themed children's party.