Books tagged: farming

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The Llungruel and the Lom
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,250. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Llungruel linger in the lom fields around the village. The llungruel is a feared lizard, whose bite brings ravaging fever that drives the mind wild. Malek and Elloch hate the creature, but they must bear the poisonous lizard to grow a sustaining harvest. But after the llungruel kills a brother, Malek and Elloch vow to destroy the lizard, and so discover secrets more bitter than the choking lom
The Sisters Will Dance
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Series: Novels of the Chain. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 151,480. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Blaine Woosely claws his way back to the living. He has cleaned his blood of his addiction, and an unexpected, family farm home rewards his efforts. Only, the country acres isolate Blaine when a sharp-toothed monster hunts to bring Blaine back to dark. The sad history of Blaine's blood brings magic to the country home's new master, but in the end, only Blaine himself can break his chains.
The Poison Planters
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 111,090. Language: American English. Published: March 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
An exciting, fact-based 'reality novel' of the health dangers and government corruption in the promotion by leading chemical companies of GMO (genetically modified organisms)and rBGH (bovine growth hormones). The book contains dozens of actual incidents, and exciting intrigue following the investigations of ex-CIA biologist Dr. Laura Brett through the US and across Europe, China, and Africa.
Up The Gum Tree
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Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 83,840. Language: Australian English. Published: March 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
A funny and poignant story; the adventures of young German pioneers in the Australian outback.
The Greedy Swine
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,010. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Adventure & Adventurers
In this story, a hungry farm worker learns a lesson about stealing and truthfulness.
The Misanthrope's Mansion
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,880. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Seventeen year old Leah is on a slippery slope to self-destruction. Mad at the world, she doesn’t want any part of this life in New York City. So, when her aunt tells her she has found her a position for a nanny in England, she hopes this is the change she needs. However, when she arrives at the huge mansion in the heart of the English countryside, she learns no nanny position ever existed.
Atlantic Tales: Contributions to The Atlantic Monthly, 1927-1947
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Series: Henry Williamson Collections, Book 7. Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 98,520. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Environmentalists & naturalists
Henry Williamson's occasional contributions to the prestigious American literary magazine Atlantic Monthly are collected here for the first time: nature sketches, short stories and tales of his later experiences when farming in North Norfolk during the late 1930s and early 1940s. Central to the collection is 'Salar the Salmon', a condensed version of Williamson's best-selling 1935 novel.
Indian Summer Notebook: A Writer's Miscellany
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Series: Henry Williamson Collections, Book 10. Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 34,710. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Environmentalists & naturalists
A selection of Williamson's work from different sources. The theme is one of people, places and events which had a far-reaching effect on Henry's life – his schooldays; the Christmas truce on the Western Front in 1914 (at which he was present); his Norfolk farm; North Devon; and significant essays on the Victorian nature writer Richard Jefferies and the poet Francis Thompson.
For Love Of Our Land
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Series: Poetry by Kaye Edwards, 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,120. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian
these simple poems are for anyone who lived on the land, young or old. great for older people who have left the land, who you can never find that perfect gift for. we don’t realise their life experiences are still with them and the pain they still feel. leaving a farm is still a great loss. these poems will give them back some of those wonderful memories of those precious times.
The Young Desert Farmer
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Price: Free! Words: 62,990. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
A small dry sluggish feudal village in western Rajasthan came alive after the villagers managed to pump irrigation water from great depth. Tan Dan and his livestock breeding clan became commercial farmers more powerful than the former feudal lords. Tenants became landowners participating in the casteridden political game of the area. Tan Dan tried modern farming based on agricultural science.