Books tagged: farming

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Bailing Wire
Price: Free! Words: 7,740. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
A single parent struggles on a ranch in Wyoming. With her fortitude and brains to match, she struggles against odds to make a life for her two kids. A welcome gift is gladly accepted, Fate sends a cowboy who fills the slot. An unfortunate kidnapping of two young girls sends the town into a tizzy. One of the young girls is our main character's dau
Generate Money In Hydroponics
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 11,270. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Free enterprise
Employment is a world problem. The greater population work for money to provide food. Engage in hydroponic, aquaponic and aeroponic farming to create that extra income. We all need food as a priority and next, a fat wallet!
The Funky Chicken: Memories, Truth & Tribute
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,440. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science, Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » American / General
Part memoir and part minutia, The Funky Chicken: Memories, Truth, & Trivia is the author’s fond remembrance of growing up in rural Western Maryland in the 1950s and early 1960s tending her family’s flock of Plymouth White Rocks. The story is nostalgic, heartwarming, a bit comical and fun, yet sometimes sad. A bonus is the extensive trivia portion of the book, rife with “all things chicken.”
A Brief History of Milk
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 28,220. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Specific ingredients / dairy, Nonfiction » History » American
Fluid milk entered American homes as Bossie, the family cow, and with Pasteurization, nutritious milk became the greatest public health measure in the 20th Century. John Keats and a dairy maid reveal the role of cows in public health; cows horn into obstetric history as revealed in a new pun on the birth of MacDuff, and finally, Laura Ingalls WIlder and Dr Johnson advise on "winter butter".
Pen and Plough: Further Broadcasts
Series: Henry Williamson Collections, Book 16. Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 40,060. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2014. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A further collection of 21 broadcast talks on the BBC, made between 1936 and 1967. Ten of these were broadcast in the BBC’s Empire Service in 1938/39 and concern the countryside and farming. Four talks are about Williamson’s ongoing struggle to bring life back to the derelict farm in Norfolk that he had bought in 1937, while a later broadcast has the intriguing title ‘On Seeing Marilyn Monroe'.
The Scapegoat
Series: The Asker Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 127,290. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Newlyweds Cedric and Doris Asker sail for New Zealand aboard the Elingamite. But they become separated when the ship sinks near the Three Kings Islands with the loss of many lives. The Askers strive to overcome tragedy, disaster, business failure, and a wrongful murder conviction.
Foy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,940. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Foy, a troubled young gnome, begins his process of healing after being left on a work farm by his parents.
The Inventor
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 27,520. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
The Inventor is a book about a true life farmer, born on a farm and died on the farm. The inventor has all the true life facts and history of a man who obviously was a very talented genius, arguably ahead of his time. He never gave up on a project until he made it work.All facts have been researched and written in the order of the inventor’s life and is not a work of fiction.
Tawny
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 32,770. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
For twelve-year-old Trey Landry, life on his family’s NH farm has always been difficult. And since his twin brother’s death, he feels his life is twice as hard. But when his father brings home an injured doe, Trey and his family look beyond their wounds to save another life. The boy and the deer form a special bond as they heal together. Soon however, Trey must learn that loving means letting go.
The Farm On Robert's Plateau
Price: Free! Words: 45,420. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Emotions
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The experiences of a 16yr old Australian girl who is invited by her girlfriend to work on a dairy farm in the late 1960's. Relive Rosie's experiences, as she matures from a naive teenager into a young woman, finding her future along the way.