Books tagged: birding

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PECKERWOOD - A Tale of the Big Thicket
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 43,880. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Waaaahooooooo!!! That's what you'll want to yell when you take a ride in Jack's souped up '57 Chevy. With Charlene at his side, they scream along the blacktops and fish-tail the gravel roads of the Big Thicket of East Texas. Jack, a birder, is in pursuit of woodpeckers. Ivory bills are hunted and piliateds abound while love comes a knocking and peckerwoods confound. A naturalists delight!
Finch Goes Wild
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 57,060. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Harmon doesn't fit into the hole he gets shoved into. He has to break out. With his grades at an all-time low and his weight off the charts, he knows he's headed for trouble. Even in his music he finds too many wrong notes. When the noise of his jeering classmates and nagging mother threatens to overwhelm him, he finds a whole new world to explore in nearby wild places.
Nature Writing
Price: Free! Words: 58,420. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature, Essay » Literature
Collected observations and essays on the English countryside and its flora and fauna from an award-winning novelist.
Life Lessons from My Bird Friends
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 270. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
In her third "Life Lessons" book, nature photographer Peggy Collins pairs 25 bird photographs with funny and inspirational captions of lessons taught to her by her feathered friends over many years. Readers both young and old will enjoy these fun, high-quality nature photographs combined with insightful and humorous sayings.
Amateur Hour
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 111,110. Language: American English. Published: October 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Navy SEAL George "Pug" Ironhorse is part Navajo Indian, part Scottish, and part Armenian. Before they let him retire, he is given one last mission: stop nuclear terrorists from hitting Los Angeles. His uses his first suspect, a nuclear medicine technologist who photographs birds on the weekends, as bait to draw out the bad guys. Things don't turn out as planned. First book in a series
Birding Guide to Orkney
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 13,430. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
Orkney is a premier destination for birders looking for spectacular species like Hen Harriers, Puffins and Skuas This guide is designed for the first time or experienced visitor. Enclosed you will find * How to get to and around in Orkney * Information on the best birding sites * A systematic list of species and where to find them * Instruction for Self-guided tours of some great sites
3 Paths Crossed Here
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 38,260. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Anthologies, Fiction » Anthologies » General
This is a collection of three stories. The first story, "Bastinili," details the life story of baseball star Bobby Bastinili from his childhood to his retirement and the the rise & fall of his ego. The second, "The Words' Path," details a teacher and her student, her correspondence, and her brother's upcoming divorce. In the third, "The Lyrics' Hunt," two stars are kidnapped and searched for.
Birds of the Pacific Northwest: How to Identify 25 of the Most Popular Backyard Birds
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,970. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Zoology / Ornithology, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
Birds of the Pacific Northwest: How to Identify 25 of the Most Popular Backyard Birds will be your go-to guide when you need help identifying the birds at your feeders. Besides discovering more about your favorite birds, you'll learn about their habitats, how they nest, their sometimes-quirky behaviors, and when you're most likely to see them visiting your backyard.
Wild Bird! —My Bird
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,130. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2013 and represented by Bird-in-Hand Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist
Over 130 poems, paired with amazing photos, that explore the behavior and nature of wild birds - OUR birds.  The lyrics range from playful to thought-provoking and provide a unique and intimate look at the birds that surround us.  The photographer, through close observation and attention to detail, perfectly captures the beauty and character of the birds.
Hittin’ the Trail: Day Hiking Crex Meadows Wildlife Area
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,190. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
Imagine a place where you can walk among the remnants of an ancient ice age lake and past tens of thousands of rare and endangered birds gathered on their annual migration, all as you hear the howls of wolves and calls of loons in the distance. The place is real: It’s the Crex Meadows Wildlife Area in northwest Wisconsin.