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Book: Depression Carpenter by Java Davis
Depression Carpenter: A Road Trip through the Gulf States during The Great Depression - Coming of age, race relations, historical fiction - A young man, Jackson "Jake" Ferry, born into a privileged New York family, loses them in a car accident. Young and wealthy, he needs to justify his existence during The Great Depression. He is skilled in carpentry and drives around the Gulf of Mexico, working [...]
 
Book: Good Afternoon Vietnam - A Civilian in the Vietnam War by Gary Wilhelm
Good Afternoon Vietnam This is the story of a civilian technology engineer working with the Marines in DaNang, Vietnam, in 1968 and 1969. Wilhelm arrived in a blue suit and tie from a military chartered plane and finally found his back way to the USA for a company that resisted ending his work term and allowing him to come home. A Civilian Working in a War Zone The position was working with the [...]
 
Book: Triumph & Hope - Golden Years With the Peace Corps in Honduras by Barbara E. Joe
When the author announced plans to join the Peace Corps in her 60s, a male friend was skeptical, predicting her prompt return home, "by Christmas at the latest." But thanks to the welcoming folks of two towns El Triunfo, The Triumph, and La Esperanza, The Hope acknowledged in her book's title she extended her stay beyond the usual term and finally made peace with the tragedy of her son's untimely [...]
 
Book: Hunting Practices of the Wachiperi - Demystifying Indigenous Environmental Behavior by Rodolfo Tello
What makes indigenous peoples conserve or degrade biodiversity? This book addresses this question in a comprehensive yet accessible manner. In a context where indigenous ways of life can be significantly influenced by policies and practices guided by preconceived notions based on flawed assumptions, this book fills a critical gap in current knowledge about the changing environmental behavior of [...]
 
Book: Dodging Machetes - How I Survived Forbidden Love, Bad Behavior, and the Peace Corps in Fiji by Will Lutwick
WINNER OF THE 2012 USA BEST BOOK AWARD FOR MULTICULTURAL NON-FICTION - FINALIST IN THE 2013 ERIC HOFFER BOOK AWARDS AND THE INTERNATIONAL BOOK AWARDS - Strap yourself in for a wild ride! "Dodging Machetes" is sometimes dramatic and thrilling, other times flat-out funny. And it's always compelling! Will Lutwick, a quirky misfit, gets an MBA at 22, but soon realizes he and the American corporate [...]
 
Book: Boots to Loafers, Finding Your New True North by John W. Phillips with Paul Falcone
Every military service member will experience three phases as he moves from a military career to a life outside the gate: transition, transformation, and integration. The foundation of "Boots" is built upon these three concepts. They provide the structure for the advice and guidelines I want to convey to you. You may experience each of these to different degrees depending on your wishes, [...]
 
Book: The Angel Corps - The Necessity of Putting Others First by Andy Boerger
"This is a self-help book about helping others" The Angel Corps shows how simple acts of service to others can map out our path to true happiness. Boerger's personal experiences, which range from picking up worms from broiling concrete paths, to the rescue of a woman from a horrific wildfire - and the lessons he draws from them - help provide answers to the most important quests that we all face: [...]
 
Book: With Music In Their Hearts (The Spies of World War II Book 1) by Carole Brown
Angry at being rejected for military service, Minister Tyrell Walker accepts the call to serve as a civilian spy within his own country. Across the river from Cincinnati, Ohio, a spy working for a foreign country is stealing secret plans for newly developed ammunition to be used in the war. According to Tyrell's FBI cousin, this spy favors pink stationery giving strong indications a woman is [...]
 
Book: A Season on the Allegheny by Robert T. Hilliard
"A Season on the Allegheny" is a rollicking account of a year spent hunting on the Allegheny National Forest. Author Robert Hilliard tracks down more than deer, turkey, and grouse - he captures the Forest's magnificent past and finds the people who are still making history on the Allegheny today. He also pursues the many controversies that swirl around Pennsylvania's only National Forest, [...]
 
Book: Flying in Shadows (The Black Creek Series, Book 2) by R.T. Wolfe
From the time she was a little girl, Rose Piper was sure of two things: she wanted to work with animals and she wanted to win the heart of her best friend, Andy Reed. Now the most sought-after conservation biologist in the Northeast, she's trying to convince herself that one out of two isn't bad. Andy spent most of his life following his dream of becoming a builder. Now a successful land [...]
 
Book: The Little Wave - An Adventure in Earthly Care by Stephen Lamoreaux
Even a small change can have big effects in the world around us. In the ecological children's book The Little Wave: An Adventure in Earthly Care - Part One, we learn how. A little wave is born in a pond and living a happy life, when a truck appears one day and sprays the surrounding fields causing the environment around the pond to change. The little wave does not understand why, until a duck [...]
 
Book: Home by Leo Jai
Meet Adam Svenson - a young man who has just been sentenced to prison. Through his reminiscences we learn that his love for the oceans has taken him from life as a rookie deckhand on a fishing trawler to crew member on an ominous black whale-chaser; trapping elusive pods of orcas in the waters off Washington state. A parallel tale of two young orcas, Persia and Tristesse, follows their journey [...]
 
Book: Kaya Abaniah and the Father of the Forest by Wayne Gerard Trotman
Legends are immortal dreams made flesh... Kaya Abaniah believes he's an ordinary fourteen-year-old college student. He lives with his mother on the Caribbean island of Trinidad ; he's passionate about wildlife conservation and has a crush on the prettiest girl in his class. However, one fateful day, Kaya's life is changed forever when he encounters Papa Bois , a folklore character similar to the [...]
 
Book: Demented (The Life Of Ben) by Tracy L. Judy
Pushing the label "troubled teen" to a completely new level, "Demented" tells the story of William Benjamin. A troubled teen from the Deep South, Ben's view of the world and his way of handling his problems are unique, and deadly. Witness the path that he leaves behind from his point of view. "Demented" only begins to describe the life of Ben.
 
Book: Arizona Wildlife Notebook by Garry Rogers
In the year, 2015, lethal heat waves and storms made it clear that humanity was changing the Earth. Anyone who paid attention to the news knew that Earth's animals and plants were disappearing. Total extinction of a species usually results after years of decline. In 2014, the World Wildlife Fund, the Zoological Society of London, and other organizations conducted an extensive analysis of more [...]
 
Book: Angel in a Thorn Bush by Rob Fynn
Walk with an African adventurer, whose ancestors arrive in Cape Town when Napoleon is conquering Europe. Befriending Shaka, chief of the Zulu, they settle in Rhodesia, today's Zimbabwe. Deep insights and experience of living and fighting for survival through Colonial occupation to Nationalist 'free' Africa today. An extraordinary continent, that excites, inspires and baffles. Living in the [...]
 
Book: Captive without Care - The true story of three chimpanzees by Stuart Beaman
The true story of three chimps and the unique friendship that can sometimes take place between humans and our closest living relatives of the animal world. Captive without Care tells the true story of three chimps that needed help. Whilst embarking on voluntary work the author tells of how he came to meet the chimps and how he became entwined in their problems and those of other animals he met [...]
 
Book: Shadows Along the Zambezi - A Novel by Diana M. Hawkins
In 2008, Zimbabwe is a particularly dangerous place. Corruption, violence, rape, murder, and inhuman levels of greed and brutality ruled the land as lawless gangs of murderers battled for power. Pieter van Rooyen, a commercial farmer turned environmentalist, has felt the terror firsthand. Seven years earlier, his family was brutally murdered and his farm seized during Zimbabwe's violent [...]
 
Book: Corps Vet - A Memoir by Dick Hrebik
"LOYALTY TO GOD, COUNTRY, AND CORPS" More than just a Marine's motto, Dick Hrebik takes these words to heart and lives the life he espouses. From the streets of Chicago to the jungles of Vietnam to law offices in Washington, D.C., Hrebik's moral compass and values guide him through the highs and lows of his life. Dick's courageous voice from the "Silent Generation," offers a unique insight into a [...]
 
Book: BIGHORN (A Wilderness Trail Novel) by Erin O'Quinn & Nya Rawlyns
Truckee ... you can call him Truck. A mixed-blood native man on the road to visit his spirit heritage in the Wheeler Peak range in Nevada. A man who's been bludgeoned by life, judging by the look of his craggy features and in-your-face attitude. The world hasn't handed Truck any breaks. The only man besides his father he has ever loved was killed in Iraq, now only a memory that eats at his gut. [...]
 
Book: Dangerous Liaisons: The Backstreet Boy and the Royal Heiress (Royal Command Family Saga Book 1) by Sarah Stuart
Readers' Favorite Award-Winner - a love story that gets hotter... and hotter, and appeals to fans of Claire Macintosh, Susan Lewis, and Lianne Moriarty. Mature readers only. Love sizzles with passion when two worlds collide, but can it survive? Michael's road from poverty to riches is rough: charisma and talent versus pride. Elspeth, daughter of a wealthy Scottish laird, inherits Margaret Tudor's [...]
 
Book: She Ruined Hitler by Richard Rubacher
Teaser: A French Jewish woman ruined Hitler's life by impersonating der Furher's demonic mentor. The opening shows a painting of the German warrior god Wotan. He bears a remarkable resemblance to Adolph Hitler the forelock and the mustache. The painting was done in 1889, the year Hitler was born. Rudolf Hess, the Deputy Fuhrer and second to Goering in the line of succession, approaches English [...]
 
Book: Chocolate Legs by Roland Cheek
Chocolate Legs - Sweet Mother Savage Killer? Her story begins as an Ursid Shirley Temple, a cute blond phenom amid the real-life Shangri-la of Glacier National Park's most scenic mountain valley. In time, however, the curtsying knockout zoomed to National Velvet-style celebrity, demanding more from fans than admiring glances and the flashing bulbs of paparazzi cameras. It was those Garbo-sized [...]
 
Book: FOR EVERY ACTION There Are Consequences (Pepper Bibeau Mystery Book 1) by Gail M Baugniet
Everyone calls me Pepper. My full name is Kai-Ena Lehua Bibeau. Mom chose a baptismal name that reflected her Hawaiian ancestry. Uncle Fred picked the confirmation name for his own reasons. My dad, known for his easy wit, came up with the nickname. He died shortly after I turned four. That's when Mom moved the two of us across the Pacific to Wisconsin and I met Rick. At fifteen, I gave birth to a [...]
 
Book: A Walk Into Darkness by J.E. Gallagher
Marine Captain Mac McKenzie and his loyal team of special ops warriors pull off the mission of a lifetime; the rescue of two American hostages being held by Muslim insurgents in Iraq. By Presidential decree Mac and his men are ordered to Washington D.C. to entertain an offer that would change each of their lives forever. Follow these four men as they embark on top secret missions, working [...]
 
Book: Ever the Patriot - Recollections of Vincent J. Riccio, World War II Veteran and POW by Candace Riccio Salem
Like many Americans, as soon as Vincent J. Riccio heard about the attack on Pearl Harbor he wanted to enlist in the military. This memoir recounts his experiences in the United States Army Air Corps as an Instrument Technician, Aviation Cadet, and Flight Engineer in World War II. It describes his escapades during training and deployment, the missions flown over Germany, the fateful events that [...]
 
Book: The Detroit Kid in the Forgotten War by John Robert McCauley
This story captures the forgotten conflict of World War II. The book sets during the Great Depression about eight years prior to World War II. The first section of "The Detroit Kid" is the story of young John trying to find his way during the depression while reaching for dreams and in the process learning the ways of men. This novel explores such issues as guilt, the acquisition of wisdom, [...]
 
Book: Compass Season - Find Your Bearings Through Nature's Inspiration by J. Bragstad
A Nature book to relax to. A nature book before bed. An adult nature books to relieve stress. A book club nature book. Wonderful essays about the northern landscape. Applicable to everyday life. Written by a former counselor and canoe guide who knows how to navigate both the personal and the world of wilderness. "What a spectacular companion to any morning." "Beautifully written. I know I will [...]
 
Book: Illicit Passion: The Consequences of Seduction (Royal Command Family Saga Book 2) by Sarah Stuart
Broadway singer and actress, Lisette Marsh, flees to Paris and joins her father, The Diamond Superstar, for a European concert tour. Michael discovers she is being blackmailed into perverted sex with threats to reveal that she had his baby eighteen years before. He gambles his career, his marriage, and his liberty, to discredit the paparazzi-fuelled scandal. Their lovechild, Harriet, discovers [...]
 
Book: Letters to Boot Camp by Hayden M Hodges
From July to Sept. 2014 all book sales will go to housing our homeless veterans here in the US. Check out http://www.gofundme.com/b34yes for more information. Thank you! Letters to Boot Camp provides the reader with a heart wrenching and awe inspiring look into the lives of a mother and her son as he made his way through Boot Camp on Parris Island. - "Once they're shipped out to Boot Camp, the [...]
 
Book: Chosin - Heroic Ordeal of the Korean War by Eric Hammel
CHOSIN - Heroic Ordeal of the Korean War - Eric Hammel - Told from the point of view of the men in the foxholes and tanks, outposts and command posts, this is the definitive account of the epic retreat under fire of the 1st Marine Division from the Chosin Reservoir. The author first sketches in the errors and miscalculations on the part of the American high command that caused the Marines to be [...]
 
Book: Guadalcanal - Starvation Island by Eric Hammel
Guadalcanal - Starvation Island - by - Eric Hammel - The Japanese defeats at Midway and Guadalcanal decided the outcome of the Pacific War. Guadalcanal was the classic three-dimensional campaign. On land, at sea, and in the air, fierce battles were fought with both sides stretching their supplies and equipment to the breaking point. The campaign lasted six months, involved nearly one million men, [...]
 
Book: Captive Hero - Time-shift Heroes Series (Volume 1) by Donna Michaels
Marine Corps pilot, Captain Samantha Sheppard changes history when a test flight takes her back in time, inadvertently saving the life of a WWII VMF Black Sheep pilot. To preserve the timeline, she abducts the flying Ace back to the present and hides him at her secluded cabin in the Colorado wilderness. Convincing her sexy, stubborn captive he is now in another century proves harder than she [...]
 
Book: The Office Guide To Insanity: Office Cartoons by Steven Corps
The Office Guide To Insanity! A cartoon book about life in the office long before the arrival of the internet, email, pdf document, laptops and latest office gadgets. It's a compilation of 150 cartoons drawn in the 1990's from my own collection of cartoon drawings. What started off as a simple little funny poster for a office department, turned into a collection of humourous drawing depicting [...]
 


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