Books tagged: conservation

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The Red Glazed Door
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,130. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The Red Glazed Door tells the story of a pack of werewolves who set out to save the natural world from destruction at the hands of an industrialist who wants to rule the world.
The Dead Need Nature, Too
Price: Free! Words: 2,560. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Mashups
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Unfulfilled by the zombie lifestyle, one of the walking dead spends a day at the park finding joy and meaning in nature.
The Little Red Thief - The True Story of Foxyloxy - An Orphaned Fox Cub
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 31,330. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2014 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Louise Wren was closing her bedroom curtains one night when she spotted a fox cub sitting alone and forlorn on her lawn in the dark. Realising it had been orphaned, she began to feed it, soon recruiting her grandchildren to help. So began an extraordinary relationship which changed Louise’s perception of foxes forever. She is now involved in the conservation of the animals she has come to love.
Cultivating the City, Citygreen Issue 8
Price: $8.50 USD. Words: 32,500. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
This issue of CITYGREEN showcases the different forms that “Urban Horticulture” can take, including a shopping mall, public housing project, airport, school and two children gardens. Epub readers enjoy complimentary Flipbook Viewer format.
Green in Cities goes Skywards, Citygreen issue 2
Price: $8.50 USD. Words: 34,470. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
This issue features articles by prominent figures in the green roofs and vertical greening industries, such as Dr. Patrick Blanc, Dr. Ken Yeang, Andrew Grant and Dr. Tan Puay Yok, discussing how vegetation can reduce the energy consumption of buildings and explore the role of green roofs in enhancing biodiversity in urban settings. EPub readers enjoy complimentary Flipbook Viewer format.
Orson Furbear
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,150. Language: French. Published: July 31, 2014 by Christian-Yves Georges. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Orson a perdu sa famille et la tête dans un tragique feu de forêt. Il vit en solitaire dans sa forêt jusqu'au jour où il rencontre l'ourse. Orson pense que les ours ont le droit de vivre en paix dans ses bois. Il adopte et protège l'ourse et les deux oursons nés au Printemps. Ils deviennent sa famille.
The Reserve
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,210. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
Luke Merritt is director of the Kigogo Wildlife Reserve, in the jungled heart of the Congo River Basin. When a guide is mysteriously killed, Merritt embarks on a dangerous journey into the Reserve, uncovering a crime that could have grave impact around the globe. A frantic chase through the interior will decide Merritt’s fate, and for millions of people, life lies in the balance.
Certified: Learning to Repair Myself and the World in the Emerald City
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 55,770. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2014 by Green Snake Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Acclaimed author Kim Antieau returns to school in Seattle to learn sustainable food systems and permaculture methods. But something happens on the way to getting her certificate. She learns about herself, the world, and her place in it. And it’s nothing she ever expected. Join Kim as she recounts her adventures and misadventures on the road to getting certified.
Sydney Sparrow
Price: Free! Words: 1,210. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Educational
Sydney Sparrow is a very, very short story for all ages about a cute, cheeky sparrow looking for a mate to start a family with.The aim of this story is to be engaging, inform about House Sparrows and their decline, inspire you to help sparrows, and provide information on how to do this.
Reef Beach
Series: Tokyo, From One to Infinity. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,980. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
My late aunt and uncle enriched the lives of countless Australians and instilled in me a greater appreciation of opera, conservation, and religion. They also introduced me to the delights of Reef Beach, a haven for nudists on Sydney Harbour, before it fell victim to a misinformation campaign by some "moralistic" local residents. This is our story, plus some off-the-wall revelations from Japan.