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Decomposed Granite and Other Materials for Walkways and Patios
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,600. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Decks and patios
Decomposed Granite (DG) for the homeowner, explained for do-it-yourselfers as well as those hiring a contractor. Make sure your DG sets up hard and not mushy, edging considerations, drainage, colors, and alternatives to the hardeners. A special section on other materials and when to use them, such as concrete, pavers, mortared flagstone and flagstone set on sand or DG. 26 color photos.
What Is Wrong with My Horse?
Series: Horse Training How-To, Book 3. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,250. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
A book full of solutions for the horse owner. In three parts. Section I: "Fright" in it's myriad forms. Section II: Neglect your lawn, get weeds. Neglect your car, break down. Neglect your horse... collect trips to the ER. Here's what you need to know to keep your horse tuned-up and out of trouble. Section III: Step-by-step fixes for the most common problems faced by horse owners.
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 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.
The Truth About Simple Unhooked Living
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,540. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living, Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Find out how to manage a home comfortably and safely without electricity and running water. Why would anyone want to live that way on purpose? The reasons span from radical conservation to being self-reliant when the system falls apart. If you just want to weather water shortages and power outages gracefully, why not learn from those who live without pipes and wires full time?
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.
Making and Selling Soap: A Hacker's Guide
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,560. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business and entrepreneurship
Ever wanted to make natural, homemade soap? Do you want to sell your products at craft shows or farmers' markets? Making and Selling Soap: A Hacker's Guide will show you how to make soap step-by-step including pictures. For those that want to sell their products, this book explains how to price your goods to cover your costs, your time and your desired profit all in simple language!
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"
Just Kidding: Stories and Reflections on Goats Giving Birth
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,910. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
Since 2006, Deborah Niemann has been chronicling the births of goats on Antiquity Oaks Farm. In this ebook, she retells some of those stories and honestly discusses what went well and what didn't, what should have been done differently and what would not have mattered. You'll read 17 stories of goat births, from normal to tragic, including two c-sections.
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 and 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.
Puppy Development Guide - Puppy 101: The Secrets to Puppy Training Without Force, Fear, and Fuss!
Price: $8.89 USD. Words: 40,210. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Friendship
Puppy Development Guide - Puppy 101 for Dog Lovers: The Secrets to Puppy Training without Force, Fear, and Fuss! 280 pages in the book, plus 1,360 pages linked through to the largest dog authority site on the internet. This book is an information powerhouse at your fingertips like no other! Nothing is left out. Start today to develop your pup to become the dog you always wanted!
Diccionario Floral - Guía de flores de corte.
Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 1,610. Language: Spanish. Published: December 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Interior decorating, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Horticulture
Este libro contiene información general de consulta para un florista, como los cuidados básicos en general de las flores de corte, nombres científicos, su presentación a la venta y el clima de origen de algunas flores Es una guía práctica para obtener información de las flores más comunes y sus características principales.
Labradoodles - The Owners Guide from Puppy to Old Age for Your American, British or Australian Labradoodle Dog
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 34,110. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
Labradoodles - The Owners Guide from Puppy to Old Age is a must-have book for any responsible Labradoodle dog owner. Expert dog whisperer and trainer, Alan Kenworthy, writes in a fun and entertaining way about Labradoodles. In addition, 25 expert Labradoodle breeders were actively involved in making contributions, including two in-depth breeder interviews packed with advice and tips.
Lady Luck: Born To Lose
Series: Lady Luck, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,100. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2013 by Gemini Press Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Home remodeling
(4.13 from 8 reviews)
SWEET ROMANCE:Though Lady Luck had more spunk than skills, she was determined not only to restore the bungalow she found, but also replace the sign above the porch, that read, “Born To Lose." She promised herself, that one day, when it looked the part, she would change its name to “Lady Luck.” What she didn’t expect was a drop-dead officer of the law to take an interest.
More than a Granny - 20 Versatile Crochet Square Patterns US Version
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 14,970. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
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)
Fifty Shades of African Grey: Pickles The Parrot Dominates Life
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 48,560. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(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.
Ruffle Dress Baby Knitting Pattern
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 1,670. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Short Sleeves with Seed Stitch Details and Ruffles Knit top down with raglan sleeves, this is a cute but easy short spring dress knits up quickly in both solid and multi color yarns. Seed stitch details add a delicate touch to the pretty ruffle trim and hems. Sizes 3 to 24 months. Perfect for spring and summer, or pair with leggings and a long sleeve shirt in the winter. Level Intermediate
Your Guide to Choosing a Home Repair Contractor
Price: $1.79 USD. Words: 2,430. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Home repair
This guide will help you save money, time and frustration. It will cover contracts, payments, safety and will provide you the peace of mind to start and complete your project.
Dogs Unleashed: From On-Leash to Off-Leash - Leash Training for Dog Lovers!
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,420. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Friendship
"Never crossed my mind to read about leash training but chuffed I did!": Dogs Unleashed. Start to enjoy dog walking again. Get your dog to heel when needed. Unleash your dog safely. Walk off-leash much more. Recall your dog reliably from the most tempting distractions. Forget the 1960ies dog training techniques others still teach you. Join the forefront of dog training insight. Now.
PYRTE 4 The Smokebox
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,310. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
A Smokebox construction guide for PYRTE the traction engine
Beekeeping With Free Bees
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 53,030. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living
Beekeeping is an expensive hobby, but the enterprising bee keeper can expand their operation with free bees. Honey bees swarm every spring and to those who know where to look and how to rescue these swarms, "Free Bees" details the steps necessary to acquire these swarms of honeybees for a few minutes of you time and a little fuel to arrive at the swarm site. This manuscript details the how-to.