Books tagged: fins

The adult filter is active; content marked as adults-only by the author is not listed. To view this content, click the button below to disable the adult filter.

Found 5 results

Fathom - Book II of the Fins Trilogy
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,480. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
There are many types of blessings - some you just don't realize until after the fact. Morgan and Thayde hope to resume as normal a life as possible, but their plans are thwarted when uncontrollable thoughts begin to overwhelm Morgan and a terrible disease known as The Shadow slowly sucks the life from Thayde. At the beginning of her reign, is Morgan strong enough to cope with the inner turmoil?
The Hypertail And The Infratail: Axes From The Sublime To The Ridiculous?
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,490. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Zoology / Ichthyology & Herpetology
Join us as we compare and contrast sunfish and oarfish, which have shapes so disparate as to hail from different planets. Not only is the ocean sunfish the heaviest and the oarfish the longest of all bony fishes, but both have virtually reinvented the concept of the fish tail – and perhaps how to swim in the first place.
Weeds That Swim For Fishes That Don’t
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,360. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Marine Biology
Join us as we compare and contrast the sargassumfish with the four-winged flying fish, seemingly incompatible forms closely coexisting far out at sea. The first has fins resembling hands and the second has fins resembling wings, but both depend on a ‘seaweed’ that – floating freely – seems the most uncoupled of all from its evolutionary moorings.
New Pelvic Thrusts In A Fishy World?
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Zoology / Ichthyology & Herpetology
Join us as we compare a wide range of bony fishes with respect to a body part that is among the least free-swimming in humans: the pelvis. While fishes are surprisingly consistent in also possessing a pelvis, they take a surprisingly slippery approach to where this should be located – in some cases sliding it as far forward as the lower jaw.
Falwyn
By
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,640. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales
When Dad decides to get in touch with his inner hippy and move from the bustling city of L.A. to the sticks of Northern Idaho, Lara Dupree resigns herself to a fate worse than death. But a freak encounter introduces the mysterious Draven who is anything but normal and Lara is thrust into a dangerous reality where legends are real, omens become fact and nothing is ever what it seems.