Download E-books White Fang PDF

By Jack London

Born within the wilds of the freezing chilly Yukon, White Fang – half-dog, half-wolf – is the one animal within the clutter to outlive. He quickly learns the cruel legislation of nature, but buried deep inside of him are the far away thoughts of love and love. Will this fiercely autonomous creature of the wild learn how to belief guy again?

Richard Adams, prize-winning writer of Watership Down, introduces this chilling, appealing story of the wild.

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Download E-books The Ugly Animals: We Can't All Be Pandas (Ugly Animal Perservation Society) PDF

By Simon Watt

60 of the world's ugliest and such a lot endangered animals

This collection of 60 of the world’s such a lot gruesome (and endangered) animals, good points infrequent imagery and explanatory textual content. the writer is a high-profile biologist but additionally a slapstick comedian, and the textual content combines professional learn with a gentle tone.

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By Bob Tarte

In Bob Tarte's domestic, pandemonium is the order of the day, and animals actually rule the roost—thirty-nine of them eventually count number. even if it is the knot-tying African gray parrot, or the obese cat who is knowledgeable Bob to carry her water bowl simply above the ground, or the nightmarish duck who demanding situations him to a shoving fit, this menagerie, together with his without end confident spouse, Linda, presents day-by-day classes at the chaos inherent in our lives. yet no longer till this modern day Noah's Ark hits stormy weather—and Bob's international spins out of control—does he become aware of that this exuberant gaggle of animals offers his religious anchor. it's their alien presence, their humorousness, and their impulsive habit that either force Bob loopy and sarcastically go back him to sanity.

With a similar sly humor and dead-on personality photos that made Enslaved by means of Ducks one of these rousing luck, Tarte proves that existence with animals deals a totally assorted viewpoint at the world.

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Download E-books Hope Rising: Stories from the Ranch of Rescued Dreams PDF

By Kim Meeder

Kim Meeder has visible horses cross the place nobody else can tread - stepping throughout the minefield of a damaged kid's soul in a dance of belief that simply God can comprehend. From a mistreated horse to an emotionally starved baby and again back, a torrent of affection washes away their barren locations. Kim's ranch is a spot the place this miracle occurs over and over. it's a position the place the most unlikely thrives, the place goals live on the inferno of fact - a spot the place desire rises.

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Download E-books Voyage of the Turtle: In Pursuit of the Earth's Last Dinosaur PDF

By Carl Safina

"Magnificent . . . A pleased, hopeful publication. Safina supplies us abundant purposes to be enthralled by means of this superb historical animal―and plentiful purposes to care."
―Los Angeles Times

As Carl Safina's compelling common historical past experience makes transparent, the destiny of the leatherback turtle is in our arms. The distressing decline of those historic sea turtles in Pacific waters and their staggering restoration within the Atlantic remove darkness from the results―both optimistic and negative―of our interventions and the teachings that may be utilized, globally, to revive the oceans and their creatures.

We accompany award-winning average background professional Safina and his colleagues as they song leatherbacks around the world's oceans and onto distant seashores of each continent, together with an exciting trip from Monterey, California, to nesting grounds in Papua, New Guinea. all through, in his peerless prose, Safina captures the fragile interplay among those mild giants and the people who're enjoying an important position of their survival.

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Download E-books L'histoire de Pi PDF

By Yann Martel

S’il avait continué de vivre dans le jardin botanique de Pondichéry, en Inde, où son père s’occupait du zoo, Pi Patel aurait european une vie plutôt heureuse, mais ses mom and dad ont un jour décidé de quitter le will pay pour venir s’installer à Toronto, emportant avec eux quelques animaux. Leur bateau fait naufrage, et Pi se voit obligé de vivre, pendant 227 jours, dans los angeles promiscuité d’un énorme tigre du Bengale. Survivra-t-il à cette aventure? Au cours de sa longue dérive, on apprend qu’il n’y a pas de démarcation nette entre nature et tradition, qu’on peut «dialoguer» avec les animaux et que le salut passe par l’ingéniosité et le braveness, tout autant que par los angeles faith ; Pi tire en effet sa sagesse et son savoir des religions musulmane, chrétienne et hindoue.

Né en Espagne en 1963 de mom and dad québécois, Yann Martel vit en Saskatchewan. Il a résidé dans de nombreux will pay et a étudié los angeles philosophie aux universités Trent et Concordia. Il a publié un recueil de nouvelles, Paul en Finlande (1993), et trois romans, Self (1998), L’histoire de Pi (2001) et Béatrice et Virgile (2010). L’histoire de Pi a connu un succès planétaire : tiré à plus de sept hundreds of thousands d’exemplaires, traduit en plus de quarante langues, couronné, en 2002, du guy Booker Prize.

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Download E-books The Awareness PDF

By Gene Stone

On an afternoon like all different, all mammals unexpectedly achieve human-level consciousness—and commence a scientific assault on human variety. one of the ranks of those animals are a endure within the Canadian Rockies, an elephant in a touring circus in Texas, a pig on a hog farm in North Carolina, and a puppy dwelling along with his loved proprietor in ny. As those 4 cope with the realities of who they have been ahead of the notice, and who they have to now turn into after it, they're every one referred to as to conflict. The animals needs to then struggle wars: the single outdoors among mammals and people, and the only inside of each one in their minds.

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Download E-books Shadow Wolf (Wolves of the Beyond, Book 2) PDF

By Kathryn Lasky

The second one installment in bestselling writer Kathryn Lasky's awesome WOLVES OF THE past sequence, a derivative of the mythical Guardians of Ga'Hoole books.

The wolf domestic dog Faolan was once born with a twisted paw, a moderate illness that prompted his wolf extended family to desert him within the woodland to die. yet Faolan, with assistance from the grizzly endure who raised him as her personal, survived.

Now he's made it again to his extended family as a gnaw wolf, the bottom score pack member. And the hardships are only starting. one other gnaw wolf, Heep, is jealous of Faolan and units him up for failure. as though those humiliations aren't adequate, Faolon is framed for the homicide of a wolf doggy. Faolan needs to trap the offender in time and end up he merits to be a whole member of the extended family.

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Download E-books Unlikely Loves: 43 Heartwarming True Stories from the Animal Kingdom (Unlikely Friendships) PDF

By Jennifer S. Holland

Unlikely Friendships is the exceptional New York Times bestseller that’s spent forty four weeks at the checklist and has 615,000 copies in print. It’s struck a chord with media, from CBS This Morning to USA Today, and Temple Grandin has praised it as “amazing. It exhibits the ability of friendship.” Now its writer, Jennifer Holland, who writes approximately animal relationships with perception, compassion, and an excellent narrative contact, explores animal attachments that, in human phrases, can basically be referred to as love.

Packed with appealing, breathtaking full-color pictures, Unlikely Loves is a party of affection among species. listed here are tales of parental love, just like the Dalmatian who moms a baby lamb―a lamb that simply occurs to be white with black spots! tales of playful love, together with the fox and the hound who turn into inseparable. And tales of orphaned animals who've stumbled on family-like ties in unforeseen mixtures, just like the elephant who’s bonded with sea lions, goats, and different animals in her walks round the Oregon Zoo.

Ms. Holland has interviewed scientists, zoologists, and animal caretakers from all over the world, monitoring down firsthand assets and eyewitnesses. The tales are written with journalistic integrity and detail―and continually choked with the author’s deep affection for her subjects.

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