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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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!
Wild Cow (Mr. Farmer's Adventures, Vol. 2)
Series: Mr. Farmer's Adventures, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 680. Language: American English. Published: June 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Farming
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The second installment in a series of short nonfiction tales, as told by an unnamed storyteller who we will call Mr. John Farmer. This tale is an old story about catching a cow who mysteriously became wild.
Rule Your Roost
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 44,430. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013 by Chad Knight. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Specific Ingredients / Poultry, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science
A Beginner's Guide to Raising Chickens by the Experts at Backyard Poultry Magazine
WWOOFers’ Handbook: A Down-to-Earth Guide Book for Volunteering
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 65,210. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
The "How To" for WWOOFers: seriously practical advice for anyone wanting to achieve goals (seeing the world, extending visas, learning a language, living with the locals) by exchanging their labour for food and lodging. "WWOOFers' Handbook" teaches you the shortcuts and alerts you to pitfalls, with good advice on how to avoid them.
The Young Desert Farmer
Price: Free! Words: 62,990. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
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.