Books tagged: conservation

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What the Orangutan Told Alice
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 55,710. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
When two American teens visit Indonesia, they follow a gibbon into a Borneo rain forest where they meet orangutans threatened with extinction. They meet scientists working to save them. And… they learn how young people can make a difference in the world. “… one of the leading environmental writers for children…” -- Dr. Jane Gooda
Live and Let Live
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 8,340. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Farming
Wildlife Conservationist Phillip Spar looks at the real issues that face free roaming predators throughout the world. Predators are under threat whether that be Leopards in Africa to Coyotes in the USA and Foxes in the UK. This short book provides an understanding of the issues but more importantly it it offers practical solutions for farmers and conservationists.
Saving Maine: A Personal Gazetteer
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,430. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
Saving Maine combines history and fact about this unique state with personal commentary and nature appreciation and a deep commitment to a Maine way of life. Conservation is fragile now,under assault by developers and financiers; Maine is a place we must keep looming large, both in reality and in imagination. This book, therefore, is a personal geography, a manual for dreamers.
Embryos in Space
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,130. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2011 by Olo Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Award-winning author and physician, Melissa Yuan-Innes, explores the strange new worlds of embryo transplantation ("Red"), human-ape genetic engineering ("Growing Up Sam"), and exile (two Shaolin monks banished to outer space in "Iron Monk") in an exclusive collection of her science fiction stories.
The Ultimate Adventure: Journey to the Spirit Kingdom
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,180. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
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A young African princess teams up with seven animal ghosts to prevent the destruction of pristine African wilderness by a deceptive mining baron.
Underwater Odyssey - "Sick & Injured Marine Animals Tell Their Stories"
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 110. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals
Author Krista Dunlop, believes the future of our environmental world rests in the hands of our young children. Through the creation of her Underwater Odyssey publication series, she carefully nurtures young children's imaginations, providing windows through which they can look into their world and empower them to become "Blue Planet Legacy Hero's" and voice their environmental concerns.
The Woods of Wicomico
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,610. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2011 by Brandylane Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
During the lazy days of summer, life in the woods of Wicomico is peaceful. But when humans plan to build a new development in their woodland, a community of forest animals springs into action to save their homes. This imaginative, richly illustrated story invites us all to discover, enjoy and preserve the natural world around us.
The Last Drop of Living: A Minimalist's Guide to Living The High Life On A Low Budget
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 40,140. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
"The Last Drop of Living" offers a unique perspective on the concept that minimalism requires self-denial and deprivation. Indeed, after reading this book, you undoubtedly will be inspired to adopt this simple, yet elegant way of experiencing life, and you will eagerly and greedily approach the concept of living simply.
Grizzly Future
Price: Free! Words: 3,030. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2011. Categories: Screenplays » Documentary, Screenplays » Comedy
Follow along with Dr. Bob Sperr in his documentary expose on the North American Grizzly Bear. The inroads of humanity have pushed this species to the brink, can evolution save the bears? Dr. Sperr observes one particular bear over the course of several days. His findings brought shock and awe to the scientific community and they will stun you as well. A Teleplay.
Rhino
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 97,050. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
RHINO is a rich mixture of action, adventure and mystery. The story is set in South Africa, London, New York, Hong Kong the South China Sea and Indian Ocean.