Keywords: nature

The Evolution of Calpurnia Tate

The Evolution of Calpurnia Tate


Jacqueline Kelly

ISBN: 9780805088410
Year of publication: 2009

The Evolution of Calpurnia Tate JACQUELINE KELLY For my mother, Noeline Kelly For my father, Brian Kelly For my husband, Robert Duncan Chapter 1 THE ORIGIN OF SPECIES When a young naturalist commences the study of a group of organisms quite unknown to him, he is at first much perplexed to determine what differences to consider ... for he knows nothing of the amount and kind of variation to which the group is subject.... BY 1899, WE HAD LEARNED to tame the darkness but not the Texas heat. We ...

Keywords: Environment Family Historical Juvenile Fiction Nature & the Natural World United States
The Call of the Wild

The Call of the Wild


Jack London

ISBN:
Year of publication: 1903

THE CALL OF THE WILD Chapter I. Into the Primitive Old longings nomadic leap, Chafing at customs chain Again from its brumal sleep Wakens the ferine strain. Buck did not read the newspapers, or he would have known that trouble was brewing, not alone for himself, but for every tide-water dog, strong of muscle and with warm, long hair, from Puget Sound to San Diego. Because men, groping in the Arctic darkness, had found a yellow metal, and because steamship and transportation companies were ...

Keywords: Adventure stories Animal welfare -- Fiction Dogs -- Fiction Feral dogs -- Fiction Klondike River Valley (Yukon) -- Fiction Nature stories Pet theft -- Fiction Sled dogs -- Fiction
Amazing Grace

Amazing Grace


Danielle Steel

ISBN: 9780440243274
Year of publication: 2008

Also by Danielle SteelBUNGALOW 2 LIGHTNING SISTERS WINGS H.R.H. THE GIFT COMING OUT ACCIDENT THE HOUSE VANISHED TOXIC BACHELORS MIXED BLESSINGS MIRACLE JEWELS IMPOSSIBLE NO GREATER LOVE ECHOES HEARTBEAT SECOND CHANCE MESSAGE FROM NAM RANSOM DADDY SAFE HARBOUR STAR JOHNNY ANGEL ZOYA DATING GAME KALEIDOSCOPE ANSWERED PRAYERS FINE THINGS SUNSET IN ST. TROPEZ WANDERLUST THE COTTAGE SECRETS THE KISS FAMILY ALBUM LEAP OF FAITH FULL CIRCLE LONE EAGLE CHANGES JOURNEY THURSTON HOUSE THE HOUSE ON HOPE ...

Keywords: Contemporary Earthquakes Earthquakes & Volcanoes etc Fiction General Life change events Nature Romance San Francisco (Calif.) shipwrecks Survival after airplane accidents
The Evolution of Calpurnia Tate

The Evolution of Calpurnia Tate


Jacqueline Kelly

ISBN: 9780805088410
Year of publication: 2009

THEEVOLUTIONOFCALPURNIATATE JACQUELINE KELLY THEEVOLUTIONOFCALPURNIATATE HENRY HOLT AND COMPANYNEW YORK Table of ContentsTITLE COPYRIGHT DEDICATION CHAPTER 1: THE ORIGIN OF SPECIES CHAPTER 2: THE MEASURE OF THE MORNING CHAPTER 3: THE POSSUM WARS CHAPTER 4: VIOLA CHAPTER 5: DISTILLATIONS CHAPTER 6: MUSIC LESSONS CHAPTER 7: HARRY GETS A GIRLFRIEND CHAPTER 8: MICROSCOPY CHAPTER 9: PETEY CHAPTER 10: LULA STIRS UP TROUBLE BUT DOESNT MEAN TO CHAPTER 11: KNITTING LESSONS CHAPTER 12: A SCIENTIFIC STUDY ...

Keywords: & Environment Family Historical Juvenile Fiction Multigenerational Nature the Natural World United States
The World Without Us

The World Without Us


Alan Weisman

ISBN: 9780312347291
Year of publication: 2007

Alan Weisman THE WORLD WITHOUT US In memory of Sonia Marguerite with lasting love from a world without you Das Firmament blaut ewig, und die Erde Wird lange fest stehn und aufblhn im Lenz. Du aber, Mensch, wie lange lebst denn du The firmament is blue forever, and die Earth Will long stand firm and bloom in spring. But, man, how long will you live Li-Tai-PoHans BethgeGustav Mahler The Chinese Flute: Drinking Song of the Sorrow of the Earth Das Lied von der Erde PRELUDE A Monkey Koan ONE JUNE ...

Keywords: Environmental studies eschatological Human geography Nature post-apocalyptic
The World Without Us

The World Without Us


Alan Weisman

ISBN: 9780312347291
Year of publication: 2007

Alan Weisman THE WORLD WITHOUT US In memory of Sonia Marguerite with lasting love from a world without you Das Firmament blaut ewig, und die Erde Wird lange fest stehn und aufblhn im Lenz. Du aber, Mensch, wie lange lebst denn du The firmament is blue forever, and die Earth Will long stand firm and bloom in spring. But, man, how long will you live Li-Tai-PoHans BethgeGustav Mahler The Chinese Flute: Drinking Song of the Sorrow of the Earth Das Lied von der Erde PRELUDE A Monkey Koan ONE JUNE ...

Keywords: Environmental studies eschatological Human geography Nature post-apocalyptic