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An Unlikely Pair
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 62,550. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2013 by MuseItUp Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
When a ruthless property developer cultivates her acquaintance, Lisa asks why - she’s a conservationist and bound to oppose his plans.
Going Native: Small Steps to a Healthy Garden
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,040. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living
Does a garden that requires little work, saves you money and protects the environment sound good? Would you also like a garden that’s healthy and thriving year round? Then Going Native is for you! Going Native will show you how small changes in the plants you choose can create a healthier garden that’s easy to maintain, benefits the environment, and protects your area's native species.
Book Repair for Booksellers
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,990. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Books
A handy guide for booksellers and book collectors offering practical advice on how to improve the quality and look of your books and ephemera. Finally a book on book repair for the rest of us. Clear, easy to follow directions for repairing books at home or in the shop. Includes torn pages, shaken spines, library pockets, bookplates, stickers, crayon, writing, insects, leather care and much more.
Africa Day by Day- Book II - Ivory Kills
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,040. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Biography
‘Cape East’ Settler’s since 1920. ‘Egoli’ Place of Gold. ‘Gingerbread House’. In ‘Ivory Kills’ the elephants. ‘Morning in Joburg’ An African city. ‘Natal Rock’ The dark rock. ‘New Age Centre’ watering hole. Meeting a ‘Personal Trainer’. Clashes in ‘Polarities’. In ‘Present City Life’ cake, coffee, book. ’This Place of Fate’ an oasis. ’Weaver’.
A Clear Water Stream
Series: Henry Williamson Collections, Book 11. Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 67,180. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is a newly illustrated edition of a much-loved classic of country and angling literature. Set in the first half of the 1930s, it tells of the time when the Williamson family lived at Shallowford in Devon. A two-mile stretch of fishing came with the cottage, on the River Bray, which runs through the deer park close by, and the book tells the story of Williamson's relationship with the river.
Supper with the President
Series: African Memoir, Book 3. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 73,930. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013 by Mosaique Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
West Africa in the 1970s: volatile years immediately following independence brought the author in contact with a number of Presidents, Kings, Emperors, village and tribal chiefs and a succession of extraordinary people. Circumstances contrived to place him at dinner with four heads of state whose rule had immense impact, positive and negative, on their countries and on West Africa.
Ride the Wings of Morning: Letters to and from Africa
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,510. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A conventional English girl arrived in South Africa, to help a friend run horseback safaris on a game reserve in the Northern Transvaal. It was 1992. There were yellow road signs declaring "Dit is die Volkstaat". Sophie had heard of "biltong" but knew nothing of Afrikaans culture.
Flying Free
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,910. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2013 by Sky Warrior Book Publishing/ Sky Warrior Books. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Haast eagles have been extinct for a long time, so when Tina discovers an orphaned Haast eagle chick on her rooftop, she knows she found something special. The only way to ensure the eaglet's freedom is to bring him to Maori lands. But scientists would rather study her bird in a laboratory rather than return him to his native lands in southern New Zealand.
The Children's Book of Global Warming
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,560. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Environmental Conservation & Protection
Calling all young environmental enthusiasts, The Children’s Book of Global Warming is for you! Told from a polar bear’s point of view, this short book is packed full of scientific and environmental facts aimed at explaining the basics of global warming to younger readers in a fun and interesting way. So, join us today to learn what you can do for your planet.
The Joy of Life
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 77,030. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state, Nonfiction » History » American
A biography of our 26th president, Theodore Roosevelt 1858-1919