Free4Kindle, and .99 bargains; Grandma’s Attic, Juvenile Christian fiction, homesteading titles

Outstanding bargain- we love these books, and these are only .99 at the moment:

In Grandma’s Attic (Grandma’s Attic Series)

More Stories from Grandma’s Attic (Grandma’s Attic Series)

Treasures from Grandma’s Attic (Grandma’s Attic Series)

Still More Stories from Grandma’s Attic (Grandma’s Attic Series)

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FREE!!  All the following books are free at the time of listing:
Foundlings (The Peleg Chronicles, book one)

This one is on my ‘to read’ list. I’ve heard lots of great things about it:

“Well done! A scripturally faithful, and yet realistically creative work. We tend to think of the men and women of old as sanctified cavemen. You brought them to life before our mind’s eye. You should have seen my kids faces when I got to the last chapter and put it on hold till the next night. They couldn’t believe what I was doing to them. We pray God’s blessings on your work, will be happy to endorse it, and most importantly, look forward to the next book in the Peleg Chronicles.” –Homeschooling Today Magazine, Steve Murphy, Publisher

“Bible-believing Christians will get a bang out of this book. It re-supposes early human history in a refreshing way, and spins a bundle of intertwined yarns that are entertaining and imaginative. Its heroes depend on the Lord for help. Unlike other fantasy works, this one contains no magic, no evolution, and no humanism.” –The Christian Fantasy Review, Phyllis Wheeler

“It is refreshing to be entertained by a story that has faith in God as its centerpiece. Matthew Harding, in his book Foundlings, portrays a fantasy epic that is both compelling and God-honoring. The tale entertains, uplifts and inspires readers of all ages. But most importantly, it fosters a Biblical worldview and Godly character into the hearts and minds of our youth.” –Squires2Knights Ministries, Jeff Purkiss, founder and author

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Toxic (The Trap Series)

Billed as Juvenile Christian fiction: Despite global annihilation from toxic water and incurable disease killing countless people in Eltiria, Kai can only think about how to save his sister. He won’t watch another sister die. But when he seizes his only chance to make enough money to pay for healers, his plans are torn to shreds, and he finds himself battling monsters as he is chased farther away from his family.

Lizzy travels to a nearby city for safety, only to watch her older brother dragged away from her by strange creatures. Running for her life, she must find a way to reunite her family as she is thrown into choices that lead her further away from what she wants.

Taryn knows it is his destiny to save the world through magic and is on his way to begin his journey to greatness. But then his beliefs are challenged as he is thrown off the path he has chosen for himself and into a life he never desired.

Guided by a mysterious winged horse named Eladar, they discover that the world is not what they thought and everything they believed was wrong. Can they locate the source of the poison and find their faith as they battle to find the truth in a world of chaos and destruction?

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Also billed as juvenile Christian fiction: Michael Belmont and the Tomb of Anubis (The Adventures of Michael Belmont)

Michael Belmont has always dreamed of leading a more adventurous life, but when it actually happens, he ends up getting more than he ever bargained for. Michael is sent to stay with his best friend Liam in Scotland while their parents conduct research at an ancient Egyptian necropolis. All is well until the boys get news that their parents have disappeared. Now Michael, his sister Abby, and Liam suddenly find themselves in a race to obtain an ancient magical artifact that could be the only key to rescuing their parents- before it’s too late. Come on a journey with Michael and his companions as they unravel the mysteries of a medieval Scottish castle, get kidnapped by angry werewolves, and become entangled in a war that has been raging for thousands of years.

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The Little Brown Sparrow

Amazon reader review: The little brown bird was beaten down by the cruel comments of other more beautiful birds. Withdrawing and hiding in a large tree, she cried. Then she heard some comforting words from someone speaking to a large crowd, telling them that God takes care of little brown sparrows. Upon hearing those words, she rejoiced that Jesus had spoken of her in teaching the crowd.

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The Awakened City (Christian Adventure) (Swords of Men and Angels)

In the beginning of Earth’s history, mankind is quickly spreading across the lands. Adam and Eve’s children grow in numbers and increase in knowledge, subduing everything before them even the great dinosaurs. With increasing imagination of the arts and the shaping of stone, they build great cities of magnificent splendor. They master the forging of steel and make great weapons of war. Slowly they forget their Creator, as their strength leads to pride and evil desires. They gather and conquer with war.
As the sons of Cain increase in wickedness, the sons of Seth stand against them with great faith in their Creator. Stories turn to legend as one sword rises to infamy. Said to be forged by the hand of God, it gives the wielder great victories and possibly immortality.

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Backwoods Home Magazine #111 – May/June 2008

Back issue No. 111 contains: The art of scrounging building materials; Creating a custom kitchen; Surviving out of your pantry for a year; Protein – the cornerstone of a survival diet; The importance of other people in preparedness plans; An all-purpose family medical kit; Energy class, part 1 with Jeff Yago; Get serious about gardening with Jackie Clay; Zoonotic diseases; Whole grains, Fast and easy bread recipes; The invention of food canning; Massad Ayoob prepares gun owners for the short-term future; and Dave Duffy writes about what is driving prices up and what you can do about it. Plus, Jackie Clay answers questions about raising geese, Chronic Wasting Disease in venison, canning meat, dealing with rattlesnakes, making cider vinegar, and canning meat.

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Backwoods Home Magazine #94 – July/Aug 2005

Back issue no. 94 contains: Tsunamis and “the experts”; Starting over again without a man; Self-reliance for women; Self-reliance is a mindset; A view of self-reliance from a more timid perspective; Girls growing up – movie reviews; Females and firearms; Make shade when the sun shines; Grid-tie solar powered farm; PVC pipe in the home, garden, farm, and workshop; Lifestyle and cancer; and Middle Eastern vegetarian delights. Plus, Jackie Clay answers questions about sourdough bread, breeding ducks, potatoes in containers, butchering pigs, crispy pickles, canning milk, preserving bread, growing lentils, smelly coffee grounds, loosening up clay soil, Brussels sprouts, and radish greens.

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Essential Vegetables Box Set (4 Books in 1 Package): Organic Gardening with Tomatoes, Potatoes, Peppers, Eggplants, Broccoli, Cabbage, and More

This is my favorite ebook on gardeing on my Kindle. I am an experienced gardener and gained a lot of useful tips and information from this set of books. I have successfully grown potatoes for years now. After reading this book I will be growing them differently this year and I expect to triple my crop. This ebook is very well written and enjoyable to read. The author clearly is an active gardener with a lot of experience. It is written in a fluent way that is easy read and keeps you reading til the end. There are many useful tips and links in this book. So glad I bought this book. It is litherally worth every penny. If you have any questions about planting potatoes or vegetables I highly reccomend this book. If you are already an experienced gardener and are looking to make improvements this is a great book for that too.

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4 Comments

  1. Fatcat
    Posted November 3, 2013 at 7:49 am | Permalink

    Some of these have already gone back up in price – a warning I know you always give us. I accidentally bought one of these with 1 click and had it charged to my credit card. Just so other readers know, if you do this, you can look at your digital purchases, get a refund and check “accidental purchase” as the reason. I thought that was kind of interesting and kind of amusing that I am not the only one who has made accidental purchases. :-)

    Anyway, thanks for sharing these. I always enjoy these lists you do.

  2. Frances
    Posted November 4, 2013 at 11:01 am | Permalink

    Thanks as always for these.

    “Unlike other fantasy works, this one contains no magic, no evolution, and no humanism.”

    Trying to remember the last fantasy work I read which mentions evolution, other than one by Terry Pratchett which has a very amusing creation plus evolution episode – I think it’s The Last Continent.

    • Headmistress, zookeeper
      Posted November 4, 2013 at 12:45 pm | Permalink

      I assumed the author or whoever wrote the blurb probably was grouping sci fi and fantasy together.

      • Frances
        Posted November 4, 2013 at 5:01 pm | Permalink

        Ah, probably so.

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