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In The Shadow of Eagles
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,630. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
Jillian is sent to Alaska for the summer to live with her grandma. The rainforest is scary, but Jillian must solve the mysteries around her: Who is stealing the eagles, why is the neighbor boy mean to her, and why is she dreaming of flying with a human-like eagle? An otter leads Jillian to an old cabin one night where she confronts her fears, captures the poacher, and discovers who she really is.
The Place of Refuge
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,190. Language: American English. Published: March 31, 2017 by Shotgun Honey. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
THE PLACE OF REFUGE by Albert Tucher. “Just when I thought there was nothing original to be done in a serial killer novel, Albert Tucher came up with The Place of Refuge to prove me wrong.” —Reed Farrel Coleman.
Guide of Amphibians and Reptiles of São Tomé and Príncipe
Price: Free! Words: 30,450. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Zoology / Ichthyology & Herpetology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist
The herpetofauna of São Tomé and Príncipe includes 27 species of reptiles, 16 are currently considered to be endemic and eight species of endemic amphibians of five families, seven frogs and one caecilian. These islands are a breeding place for five of the seven known species of marine turtles in the world, have one of the 11 populations with maximum risk of extincion worldwide.
Oka
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 67,080. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Coming of age
Oka, daughter of a murdered South American anthropology professor is forced to guide her kidnappers through the jungle interior.
On the Amazon - Diary of an Irish Emigrant
Price: Free! Words: 12,590. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Two Irishmen, one canoe, the Amazon rainforest. What can possibly go wrong? Find out in this true short-story prequel to the 'On the Amazon – Diary of an Irish Emigrant' books.
The Peaceful People: The Penan and their Fight for the Forest
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 98,710. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2016 by Gerakbudaya Digital Sdn Bhd. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics, Nonfiction » Social Science » Developing & Emerging Countries
The Peaceful People is the story of the Penan, the jungle nomads of Sarawak, Malaysia, on Borneo island who for decades have fought for possession and preservation of their traditional forest lands against rampant logging. Author Paul Malone provides a comprehensive account of Penan society and culture, the politics of logging and the struggle of indigenous communities.
14 Fun Facts About the Rainforest Canopy
Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,810. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2016 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Earth Sciences / General
The rainforest canopy sits near the top of the rainforest. It is filled with thousands and thousands of insects, animals and plants. Yet mankind has learned very little about this important part of our ecosystem. Without rainforests to replenish the oxygen in the atmosphere, the world would become a lot more polluted. Here are some amazing things we have discovered about the rainforest. RL:6.2
Finding Home: An American's Journey of Life and Love in the West Indies
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,750. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist
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At the age of nineteen, biology student Chuck McAllister left behind his comfortable but uninspiring suburban life to seek adventure, clarity, and some kind of meaningful existence on the Caribbean island of Trinidad. There he met Suvali—clever, bright-eyed, and raven-haired—and his life changed forever. This is the story of McAllister’s eleven years of living, loving, and a little bit of science,
Congo And Will
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,970. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Congo and Will is a captivating story about a Congo African Grey Parrot named Congo and a little boy named Will. The story takes place in Africa with adventure and excitement in the Congo Basin Rainforest, Congo River, and a small African village by the ocean. A terrible storm with hurricane force winds destroys some of the small village where Congo and Will live.
Jasper: Rainforest Friends and Family
Series: Jasper: Amazon Parrot. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,980. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2015 by Fountain Blue Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Jasper learns about the importance of family and friendship through his Rainforest Adventure.