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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
Bushfire Death Trap - The Eltham Gateway
Price: Free! Words: 6,990. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Reference
Written by Tim Malseed and bushfire expert David Packham, the Paper warns of the risk of extreme bushfire to fellow residents trapped by the Yarra River. The Paper contains 12 recommendations about how the Victorian Government can mitigate that risk. www.theelthamgateway.com for the pdf version. The recommendations are heavy on Government leadership, and light on taxpayer funds.
Matilda - The Story mat Trilogy : Book 1
Price: Free! Words: 71,340. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Matilda is a curious, clever and courageous teenager. When her unusual family moves to a new home, she meets Maximilian, is introduced to the Story Mat, and her adventures begin. After using the Story Mat to take part in five of her favorite fairy stories, she is allowed to enter two more stories that are full of deceptions and danger. Tension mounts as she tries to find the right answers.
Felid Bibliography 1781-1988
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 79,960. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
When the Felid Bibliography was compiled in 1988, it was the first of its kind and was offered only to working scientists. Now it is available for the first time to a new generation of researchers, students, and wild-cat enthusiasts. It covers over 200 years of literature on all the known species of cats, contains over 3,400 references listed alphabetically by author, and includes three indexes.
Jack Lightfoot Goes Wild
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 37,500. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Fantasy » General
The world on which we depend is coming to an end due to our uncontrolled over consumption of natural resources and excessive waste which pollutes the environment that permits our very existence. Jack Lightfoot finds he is able to alternate between his life as a suburban child and that of a variety of wild animals with which he is able to communicate to find the danger humanity is in.
The Successful Treasure Hunter's Essential Coin and Relic Manager: How to Clean, Conserve, Display, Photograph, Repair, Restore, Replicate and Store Metal Detecting Finds
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 37,300. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Archaeology, Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Coins and stamps
An expert guide to cleaning, conserving, repairing, restoring, replicating, storing, photographing and displaying metal detecting finds or coins, artifacts and relics for fun and profit.
Trajectory and Other Works
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,350. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Trajectory and other works is a quartet of litographs - an experimental literary form that uses language to generate complex temporal images in the mind of the reader the elements of which, when taken together, tell their story. 'Trajectory and other works' is a small collection of experimental works.
A Light in the Merced River (Short Story)
Price: Free! Words: 4,940. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In an alternate-history Steampunk America, missionary John Muir must choose between his two great loves: nature and Creation.