Books tagged: ecology

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The Portal
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,350. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
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When nine year old Isobel squeezes through a hole in an old burned out pine tree stump, she enters a parallel world and cannot return through the portal until she makes a difference in that parallel world. Though Isobel imagines that making a difference in the parallel world must involve something of great significance, quite the opposite is true: all she has to do is pick up one piece of paper...
They Taste Like Chicken
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,370. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2011 by Green Snake Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Dan and his hunting buddy have seen a lot of things in the woods over the years, but their latest outing brings them face to face with game they’ve never encountered before. They not only don’t know what the animals are, they don’t know if they can live without tasting them again. The only problem is finding more of them and keeping the knowledge of their intoxicating taste to themselves.
Megafaunation
Price: $1.79 USD. Words: 4,940. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
When an impossibly gigantic owl moves into their neighbourhood, Andrew and Joanne are curious, and slightly afraid for the safety of their livestock. But the world is on the brink of catastrophe, and the immense bird is just the latest manifestation of a global phenomenon... megafaunation!
Restoring Earth, Community, and Soul: Creating the Social, Economic, and Religious Transformations Required by Global Warming
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 178,520. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
Restoring Earth, Community, and Soul is a comprehensive, interdisciplinary analysis of global warming. The book summarizes climate change in all its dimensions: causes, consequences, and solutions. It demonstrates that in all of these dimensions, two very different ways of thinking frame our understanding across all disciplines, including, most notably, science, economics, politics, and religion.
Bees in the Morning
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 10,170. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011 by Twisted Root Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Samuel Benson’s life changed the day he found his best bee hive destroyed. When the creatures who have taken over attack him, he thinks he might be losing his mind. After all, they look suspiciously like fairies. Includes:Short Story Brambles and Black Horses.
The Garbage Chronicles
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 107,050. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In the super-consumer society of the future, recycling is illegal, and Earth’s garbage is catapulted into deep space. But as humankind reluctantly learns, what goes up must come down. . . . In this rollicking, thought-provoking, highly imaginative exploration, Brian Herbert shares the environmental concerns of his father, Frank Herbert, the world-famous author of Dune.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Environmental Considerations in Military Operations Field Manual - FM 3-100.4 (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 80,070. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
Part of our value-added professional format series, the Environmental Considerations in Military Operations Field Manual (FM 3-100.4) guides the United States (US) Army and the US Marine Corps (USMC) in applying appropriate environmental protection procedures during all types of operations.
Cars Suck
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,210. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When peaceful protest doesn't work, monkeywrench the parking lot paving over paradise.
Ten Minute Ecologist: Twenty Answered Questions for Busy People Facing Environmental Issues
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,080. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
TME provides plain, easily understood, information about environmental phenomena and issues in the form of twenty answered questions. It will do wonders for anyone who reads about environmental issues in the daily newspapers and asks "should I be worried about this?" TME is ideal reading for CEOs and politicians facing environmental issues, as well as science students at all levels.
Medicinal Uses of Chaparral Plants
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,750. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
This research article discusses the different parts of plants in the chaparral biome that are used for medicinal purposes. Historic and modern uses are compared for roots, bark, leaves, flowers, stems, and other elements which offer a pharmacy of natural alternative cures. Word Count: 1,582 (research article)