Books tagged: farming

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In the Dark
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,980. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Chick Lit
It didn't take long to change the status 'confirmed bachelor' to engaged, and married!
Agricultural Value Chains for Development
Series: Learning Lessons. Price: Free! Words: 3,510. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / general, Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
Agricultural value chains, when the poor and other marginal groups participate in them, hold considerable promise for helping reduce poverty and promoting inclusive growth. Under the right conditions, value chains can move smallholder farmers from subsistence into commercial agriculture. This ebook focuses on crucial lessons for effective value chains based on Asian Development Bank experience.
Short Stupid Stories: Baby Rae
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,280. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Raised on a mustard farm in Northern Kentucky, a part time brain surgeon practices medicine and helps mankind with skills learned from a correspondence school.
Beauty In Bryan, A Poetic Glimpse Of Northwest Ohio
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,610. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
Ever wonder what it would be like to live in a small town? From “Hometown Diner” where “smiles like biscuits are passed around,” to “Whoa-Whee, Jubilee!” resounding from Courthouse Square, this collection of 30 poems will transport you to gracious, slow-paced Bryan, Ohio. Soothing farmland surrounds its borders, “each vista a vision and painter's dream.” Explore for yourself, and find peace.
A Breath of Country Air
Series: Henry Williamson Collections, Book 5. Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 89,600. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Essay » Literature
A collection of over 80 of Williamson's weekly pieces in the London Evening Standard, written during 1944/45. The wartime articles are concerned with everyday happenings on his Norfolk farm, his young children (especially Robbie and Rikky, contributors of the Forewords), with other reflections on country life, and most poignantly, the sale of the farm and the end of his farming dream.
Park Bench Mojo
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,590. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
One late winter afternoon Penny Crawford sat down on a park bench....and her life was never again the same. This is the remarkable story of the profound transformation of Penny's life and the secret of what happened on that park bench.
The Genealogy of Herman Webster Mudgett
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 4,190. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » Hoaxes & deceptions
Herman Webster Mudgett (1861-1896) was from Gilmanton, New Hampshire. His roots are in rural New England. Aside from Mudgett, his relatives had the surnames Page and Price. My e-book looks Herman Mudgett's ancestry from the family's origins in Exeter and Norfolk in England. I have included ancestral information about the mass murderer's wives, his son and daughter, and one of his accomplices.
Mathen's Secrets
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 141,690. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General
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Mathen's Secrets is a mid-1920 story--but no--it's not about gangsters. It was the time for the flapper, the speak-easy, and the auto was just coming into its own. A light love story, this novel is about a young girl who leaves her unhappy home and heads southwest for a new life. It's an enjoyable read for young and old.
Sheep Tales
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,750. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
A woman's story about living in the country in and looking after sheep on a small New Zealand 20 hectares farm in recent times. The care of the sheep during and the uncovering of their personalities over a year and their needs during that time...
Land of my Ancestors
Price: Free! Words: 1,760. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
(5.00)
Land of my Ancestors is a collection of poems inspired by the author's research into her farming and mining roots in Teesdale, Weardale and the Upper Pennine region of England. Voices found in documents, the landscape and scraps of memory are brought to life to weave together the threads of a family linked by love, loss, pain, hope and travel.