Books tagged: homesteading

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In the Land of White Nights
Series: Northern Lights. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 98,340. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2016 by Ashberry Lane Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Historical
The lure of the nineteenth-century gold rush calls to Erik as he and Anna, his Aleutian bride, set sail for a new life together in Sitka. Anna fights her fears and the prejudice of others, while growing her newfound faith in the white man’s God. Together they discover joy as well as heartache in the Alaskan wilderness. But will Erik’s love of gold put all they’ve worked so hard for in jeopardy?
The Ultimate Guide to Soil: The Real Dirt on Cultivating Crops, Compost, and a Healthier Home
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 60,380. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living
With an emphasis on simple techniques suitable for the backyard gardener, The Ultimate Guide to Soil gives you the real dirt on good soil.
The Clay Endures: Book 2 in The Clay Series
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,460. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
When her husband brings her to a lonely ridge north of the Santa Catalina Mountains near Tucson, Arizona, to start a cattle ranch in 1865, Esperanza Ramirez struggles to help him achieve his dream. Can she survive the desolation, the tragic loss of a child, her husband's indifference to her struggle, and an attack by outlaws? Will she know what to do when the Apache makes his move?
How To Make Amish Whitewash: Make Your Own Whitewash, Paint, and Wood Stain
Series: The Little Series of Homestead How-Tos from 5 Acres & A Dream. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,990. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Do-it-yourself / general
Old-fashioned whitewash is making a comeback! Simple and inexpensive to make, this environmentally friendly finish for wood contains no VOCs, deters insects, and is not toxic to animals. This little eBook explains how to make it, the different types of lime available, how to make whitewash more durable, waterproof, and colorful, and how to use it safely.
Survival Skills Express: Know How to Prepare for Common Disasters at Home and Learn Survival Skills to Survive in the Wild on Your Own
Series: KnowIt Express. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,620. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Outdoor Skills, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety and first aid
You are a survivalist, looking into developing your survival skills to always be prepared for the unexpected...as cliché as that may sound, it's absolutely true! You never know what disasters or events may occur, causing you to resort to basic survival instincts and skills. If you don't have them or know what to do, your survival chances already plummeted, and you won't make it! Don't be a victim!
Wilderness Life DIY: A City Family Bumbles Towards Self-Sufficiency
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,100. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
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Can a clueless city couple learn to build a house in the wilderness completely by themselves? What is life like on 525 watts of power? When is the right time to change a toilet bucket? The answers to these questions and more are in 'Wilderness Life DIY', the tale of a city family who leaves a comfortable city existence to make a home in the Australian Tasmanian wilderness.
Hank of Twin Rivers, Book Three: Riding with the Wranglers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,870. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Seventeen -year-old Hank Heaton joins up with horse wranglers on their way to western Nebraska in search of wild mustangs. Hank claims and breaks his horse, Lady. He returns to Twin Rivers but finds Becca, his sweetheart, has been taken to Missouri by her father. Hank hires on with the wranglers to drive the horses to Texas. After the trail drive, Hank plans to head for Missouri to find Becca.
How To Get Cream From Goats' Milk: Make Your Own Butter, Whipped Cream, Ice Cream, & More
Series: The Little Series of Homestead How-Tos from 5 Acres & A Dream. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,720. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Specific ingredients / dairy, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
Have you ever heard that goats' milk is naturally homogenized? Is that true? This little eBook says no. It shows you how to test your goat milk for cream, various ways to collect it, and how to turn it into butter, whipped cream, sour cream, crème fraîche, and ice cream. Includes 8 recipes.
How To Grow Ginger: How To Grow, Harvest, Use, and Perpetuate This Tropical Spice in a Non-tropical Climate
Series: The Little Series of Homestead How-Tos from 5 Acres & A Dream. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,610. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Ginger is one tropical spice that is easy to grow. This little guide addresses what you need to know to get started with your own sustainable supply of ginger. In addition to planting and care, it discusses various methods of storing and preserving ginger, along with some unique and useful ways to use it. If you love to grow pretty plants and eat good food, then this is for you.
Growing Berries for Food and Fun: Notes from the Northwoods
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 29,040. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2016 by ManyTracks. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
Picking fresh berries from your own home-grown plants is a treat no matter where you live, but in the cold short season climate of the northern Midwest there is a special satisfaction. Between the long winters, short summers, wild critters, busy schedules and varied weather it is a real joy to finally hold in your hand sun ripened fruit that you grew. This book helps you get there.