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Energy Innovation: Fixing the Technical Fix
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,640. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
Energy policy is a mess of tangled problems and political conflicts. Many look to technology to break the logjam. But breakthrough innovations are needed to make "clean" energy cheap. With a plan emphasizing open international participation, crowdsourcing, and crowdfunding, Lewis Perelman's "Energy Innovation" provides an original, timely roadmap toward a more energy-secure global economy.
The Stevens Family: The Cleanest Family In Family Land
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,860. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Family / General, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Environmental Conservation & Protection
This is the first story of the Family Land Books by Environmentalist author Kevin Peter Lee. This book introduces The Stevens Family who are known to be the cleanest family in Family Land. Problems start when a bus that blows out dirty oil makes Mr Stevens very concerned about air pollution and decides to find a solution using biofuel. Great fun for children of all ages.
Journeys Of The Guardians' Key
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,380. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories, Fiction » Adventure » General
One day a boy called David finds a strange object, a segment from a sphere fashioned from an unidentifiable material, in a tree in his garden. David puzzles over the segment and the mystery soon deepens when his cousin Melissa arrives from America bearing a similar piece she has found in her garden back home. They and five other people from around the world have been chosen to restore the Key.
Stakeout
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,300. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2012 by Leap Books. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
In the second eco-mystery in this award-winning series, Kenzie, with the help of savvy Angelo and wheelchair-bound Anna, endangers her life to nab the poacher of endangered sea turtle eggs. "Full of suspense, action, and drama, Stakeout is one of the best mysteries I have ever read. The unexpected twists are just delightful!" ~Flamingnet Teen Book Reviews 2012 Green Earth Book Award finalist
The Rise of Commons: Menecracy, Government of the People
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,010. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
The Arab freedom movements, fall of dictators, failure of the communist doctrine, and demand of reforms upon the democracy is paving the Self-Rule revolution, termed as "Menecracy". New theory paves the path for 90 days Presidency. This novel approach will provide a chance to all citizens to become Head of the State. Global Revolutions are shaped with one agenda,"Self-Rule and Revolving Leadership
Solar Busters
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 8,960. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Green business, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Energy
We have lived 100% off grid using solar energy for many years. During those years we have observed many issues with solar energy that are rarely discussed.In this e-book we will discuss those issues. Issues relating to the environment, weather, geographical location & many more points to consider before investing your money in solar. Also included is an easy to create solar location tester.
El camino de Pecas * Freckles' Path
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,300. Language: Spanish. Published: May 30, 2012 by Piggy Press Books. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Pecas, una garza silvestre, descubre un zoológico donde los tigres enjaulados sueñan con la libertad, pero no se atreven escapar. ¿Podrá Pecas ayudarlos? Novela juvenil bilingüe en español e inglés. Freckles, a wild heron, discovers a zoo where caged tigers dream about freedom, but they don’t dare try to escape. Can Freckles help them? Bilingual juvenile novel in Spanish and English.
The Last Canary
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 110,380. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
The Marcellus Shale contains five hundred trillion cubic feet of natural gas. But when Deacon Energy sets out to recover this precious resource, they end up fracturing far more than the gas rich-formations that hold this treasure. They fracture lives, families and a community in a clash that pits environmentalists against opportunists in the high stakes game of securing America’s energy future.
How Should We Read the Book of Genesis? Interviews With Dennis Gordon
Price: Free! Words: 21,950. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012 by Grace Communion International. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / Old Testament, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Biological Diversity
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Dennis Gordon, with a PhD in zoology and an ordained minister, comments on how we should read the book of Genesis. He offers a constructive way to think about issues of creation and evolution, as well as a Christian's responsibility toward the world God has created.
Of, By, For: The New Politics of Money, Debt & Democracy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,270. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Money & monetary policy
Of, By, For is a compilation of thoughts, analysis, and short essays on American politics. The underlying theme; American politics is both corrupt and dysfunctional. Its conclusion; American political economy must be democratically reformed, using both the knowledge we have from the past and imagination for the future.