Books tagged: conservation

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Sinkhole
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,730. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
“Jute has concocted an elaborate, cinematic, vivid mayhem-epic. The merry-go-round action keeps shifting from the doings above (panic, horror, crass media, rescue attempts) to the doings below, where a colorful assortment of survivors creep around in a sci-fi landscape of blood, mud, oil, and rubble. Fare for techno-disaster buffs, with grisly, imaginative touches.” — Kirkus Reviews
TreeVolution
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,340. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2016 by Lillicat Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » African American fiction » General
What if the natural resources we manage began to manage themselves? . . . And then us? Campbell's dynamic debut novel, TreeVolution, pits genetically altered trees against their creators in a tale of corporate intrigue, corruption, and a little eco-payback. Fans of Michael Crichton will enjoy Campbell’s exploration of the science of conservation, genetic engineering, and the abuses of technology.
A journey in the Amazon forest
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,500. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
Learning, understanding and protecting is Nature-vision main goal. In this ebook you will discover the Amazon rainforest learning about 10 species, facts and news about the ecosystem.
Mister Rainbow
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 30,660. Language: Australian English. Published: March 10, 2016 by Morris Publishing Australia. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
Maddie and Toby love fishing, and live in a small mill town where people are dying from ‘Mill Flu’. Keen to catch the biggest rainbow trout ever, ‘Mister Rainbow’, they disobey orders, fish in the ‘Big Pool’ and find a recluse, Colonel Bolt, living in a shack in the bush. Then, Toby goes missing. Desperate to find her fishing partner, Maddie calls Colonel Bolt for help. Will they find Toby alive?
Catacomb
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,210. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2016 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
An art conservator joins her policeman boyfriend in a perilous search under the city of Rome for a lost trove of Nazi-looted art.
Tigers' Quest II: The Tigers' Second Quest
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,320. Language: British English. Published: November 17, 2015 by Everlasting Word Publications. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Following the critically acclaimed Tigers' Quest, this is the continuing story of two tigers and how they must cope with the arrival of Man into their jungle domain.
Into the North Woods
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 80,870. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
In this exceptional debut novel, "Into the North Woods," Naya Clifford takes the reader on a suspenseful adventure across the crest of the Appalachian Trail, into the lives of a local family thrust into the center of an environmental controversy. Clifford explores conversations about environmental action, racism and religious radicalism in the center of small town America.
The Hoofprints Guide to the Wild Horses of Assateague
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,240. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
For centuries, horses have roamed Assateague, the narrow, ever-changing barrier island shared by Maryland and Virginia. The national seashore and state park established there in the 1960s saved them from a flood of resort development, but introduced controversy, conflict, and 2 million visitors a year. Can a herd that has endured tempest and hardship survive mass popularity or modern management?
Fairy Fern of Stella Glen
Price: Free! Language: English. Published: August 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Nature & the Natural World / Environment
Where are all the butterflies? Fairy Fern discovers that her friend, Sumac, has found an energy source for his flying machines. But the "power buds" are really chrysalids. Can she convince her fairy friends to release them?
Unspotted: One Man's Obsessive Search for Africa's Most Elusive Leopard
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,950. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2015 by Annorlunda Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The majestic Cederberg mountains in the Western Cape region of South Africa are home to the elusive Cape Mountain Leopard. But for how long? The population has been decimated over centuries by human enemies and the survival of these glorious and mysterious cats is in jeopardy. Thanks to zoologist Quinton Martins and his Cape Leopard Trust, there may just be hope that the species will survive.