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The Sleeping Giant Awakens: Bio-energy in the UK
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 98,650. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Energy
Bio-energy is the most important and versatile renewable energy option globally, yet is surrounded by confusion and controversy. This book provides a comprehensive and readable assessment of bio-energy fuels and technologies, with 30 real world case studies and many practical tips. The author concludes that a fifth of UK energy could come from this source - three times that from nuclear power
Giants of the Insect World
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,090. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » Science & Technology
Max is buggy about bugs. If it crawls, slithers, or buzzes, he want to know everything about it. On a whirlwind vacation around the world, his dreams come true. In Japan, Indonesia, Australia, South America, Great Britain, and Africa, Max gets to see, learn about - and best of all - collect some of the biggest insects in the world. Beautiful full color pictures, and a Glossary.
Keystone
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,630. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Save the princess. Save the world. Charlie thought she was having a rough day even before she got kidnapped by fairies and bitten by a vampire. Now she must rescue a princess and find the broken pieces of the Keystone, or else she's stuck in the world of Seinne Sonne forever. It also couldn't hurt to convince her vampire guide that he doesn't want to defect to the enemy horde.
Stories That Crafted The Earth
Price: $6.82 USD. Words: 104,110. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Ancient, Fiction » Children’s books » Legends, Myths, Fables / Other
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International storyteller Adrian Beckingham, The Man From Story Mountain, has worked with indigenous peoples for over two decades. Enjoy here a rare collection of tales from the firesides, carried across thousands of years of oral tradition, about how our world was made. It tells the beginnings of the first rivers, mountains, forests, valleys, oceans, stars, sun, moon, animals,and people.
The Horse Healer
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 28,040. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Philoh and Ely return in another thrilling quest, seeking the mythic, shape-shifting Horse Healer to rescue their Grove from a life-threatening epidemic. Meet the fantastic characters: Greytooth Grizzelfurr, staunch ally and guide; Tag, the wicked Snowlion King, bent on malice, and Xorana, the beautiful and mystical Horse Healer. Follow our heroes to where suspense, action, and adventure awaits!
The Ballad of the Pipe Player
Price: Free! Words: 17,260. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
In most fantasy stories, questing and dragons are normal, as well as wizards, witches and princesses. This story is no exception. But what happens when the wizard doesn't want to be there, the witch is a boy, and the princess is very foreign? Follow Coju, Emrys, and Moon on their journey from the secret wizard tower in the mountains to reason with a dragon-and everything in between.
The Gore
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,630. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Occult
Ex-newspaperman Roger Newton's adventure begins when Claude Lavigne, a power company employee, sees something in the forests of "the gore" — a tiny swatch of unclaimed land created by a surveyor's mistake. His sense of reality unhinged, Lavigne commits suicide. An expedition into the gore upsets a fragile balance and looses an ancient, nameless fear among the people of Vermont.
Florestas, Ambiente e Sustentabilidade
Price: Free! Words: 5,960. Language: Portuguese. Published: July 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Forestry, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Botany
Forest ecosystems in the district of Bragança provide a remarkable set of benefits to the society. In this work we analysed the major forest ecosystem services in the region based on the Millennium Ecosystem Assessment framework. We describe shortly the services of biodiversity maintenance, production of biomass for energy, mushrooms and other non-woody forest resources, regulation of atmospheric
Do Chickens Have Hangovers?
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 125,250. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Art
A story for children that adults will enjoy, recounting the experiences of a time that most people alive today will not remember unless they have paid close attention to their grandparents and older relatives. Full of anecdotes and humor that bring alive the era before, during, and after the Great Depression leading up to modern times.
Meant To Be [Fated Loves, Book Two]
Series: Classic Romantic Suspense. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,620. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
From USA-Today bestselling author Edie Claire, a 4.5 Star Romantic Times Top Pick & Romance Reviews Today Perfect Ten Award winner! After Meara's estranged biological mother whispers a string of confusing words on her deathbed, the adoptee not only inherits half a historic Pennsylvania inn, but is swept into a legacy of love, mystery, and deception that shakes her idea of family to its very core.