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Identifying Animal Tracks: Mammals, Birds, and Other Animals of the Eastern United States

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I remember walking in the woods with my parents as a child. My father would show me animal tracks and teach me which animal made had them. Apparently , not everyone has this skill. I had friends that would look at the same tracks and have no idea…more

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RSPB Spotlight Owls

9781472933690RSPB Spotlight Owls

Let’s face it, owls are beautiful. They are mysterious. There is just something mystifying about them. For those that want to learn…more

Celestial Navigation for Yachtsmen 13th edition

9781472942876Celestial Navigation for Yachtsmen
13th edition

I recently went fishing with some friends on their bay boat. I was amazed at their skill of knowing exactly where we were going just by using landmarks. To me the channels winding through the reeds were a complete maze. These friends, however read each twist and…more

Scooby-Doo’s Guide to Camping

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I am a big fan of Scooby-Doo and camping. Needless to say I was very happy to get to review “Scooby-Doo’s Guide to Camping”. In this fun hardback book, Scooby starts out with a…more

Waypoints Seascapes and Stories of Scotland’s West Coast

9781472939630Waypoints
Seascapes and Stories of Scotland’s West Coast

If you carve life on the salty sea, you will enjoy reading “Waypoints Seascapes and Stories of Scotland’s West Coast”. I know I did. The author, Ian Stephen,  paints a vivid picture in…more

Herbs and Spices of the World

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Author, Hermie Kranzdorf, has done an incredible job highlighting the many herbs and spices used daily worldwide. She teaches everything from methods of growing your own herbs from seed to…more

365 Days of Creative Play

9781492648888365 Days of Creative Play

When children spend time together with their families they can grow emotionally. When that time is used for creative play the child can grow intellectually. “365 Days of Creative Play” gives…more