Books tagged: cetaceans

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In Defense of Dolphins: The New Moral Frontier (Abridged Edition)
By Thomas I. White
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,880. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
This e-book is an abridgment of IN DEFENSE OF DOLPHINS: THE NEW MORAL FRONTIER, the groundbreaking book in which philosopher Thomas White argues that dolphins are self-aware, intelligent beings with emotions, personalities and the capacity to control their actions. Accordingly, White argues, dolphins should be regarded as "nonhuman persons" and valued as individuals.
As If Aliens In The Oceans
By Jack Nelson
Price: Free! Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
Real blue-water experience with the cetaceans leads us to know they are more than clever animals, and to question our relations with them.
Encyclopedia of Dolphins
By My Ebook Publishing House
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,260. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
Thought to be one of the most intelligent and beautiful creatures in our oceans and rivers, dolphins also take on a persona that is adored worldwide. We see them jumping, playing, and even hear them laughing as they have fun in the ocean. Dolphins are some of the most highly intelligent creatures on earth.
Wayfaring Traveler: Call to Adventure
By Wayfarer
Series: The Wayfaring Traveler, Book 2. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 15,960. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
Readers of Wayfaring Traveler, Whale Rider of the Tide, the first book in this series, have “pulled up a chair, and set awhile.” A cheery hey, and set ye down, if you’ve just arrived. You’ll find a hearth fire welcome here, stories of land, deep sea, deep space, and our humanity.
Dolphin Healing
By Jill Gurr
Price: $6.98 USD. Words: 39,180. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2014. Category: Fiction
A 10-year-old girl fighting cancer is inspired to live through her love for a dolphin. She becomes the leader of a small movement to save dolphins from tuna nets used by the greedy owner of a local fishery where her mother works. The girl becomes globally famous for her efforts to save dolphins, and gains the popularity that she’s always craved. She and her sister also grow closer.
E. robustus: The Biology and Human History of Gray Whales
By James Sumich
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 52,320. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction
Whether you are a casual whale watcher or an avid observer of these animals, there is something in this book for you. Extensively illustrated with over 140 color photographs, maps and line drawings, this book makes information on the biology and human history of gray whales. Topics range from migrations and basic anatomy of gray whales to the latest research on their genetics.
Salted
By Aaron Galvin
Series: Salt, Book 1. Pre-release—available April 24, 2014. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,880. Language: English. Category: Fiction
When the target of a Selkie slave catching crew leads them to deeper, darker secrets, the Selkies face a moral quandary. Secure their own freedom at the expense of others, or return empty-handed to face the grisly consequences? How they answer the question will teach them the harshest truth of all. Only through the loss of innocence does one become Salted.