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Subject: Books About Animals, Fiction or Non: Add Yours Here
Date Posted: 10/5/2008 12:00 PM ET
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I have the following:


  1. True Tales of Animal Heroes
  2. The Alligator Book: 60 Questions and Answers
  3. The Usborne Book of Animal Facts (Records, Lists, Facts, Comparisons)
  4. Deep Sea Adventures - A Chapter Book, True Tales


Add Yours!

Subject: Ferrets
Date Posted: 10/5/2008 12:21 PM ET
Member Since: 6/9/2007
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Ferrets - Everything you Need to know about Care etc.   0812029763

If interested, choose a second Paperback book for a Freebie to go with it.


Subject: Shelties
Date Posted: 10/5/2008 12:53 PM ET
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Shetland Sheepdogs by Beverly Pisano ISBN#  0-7938-1054-x  Hardcover

 This book  is illustratred with over 195 full-color photos and drawings, presents sensible, easy-to-follow recommendations about selecting and caring for a Sheltie. It concentrates on providing readers with the info they need and want-all given in an interesting easy-to-read style. Topics covered: History of the Sheltie,  Description of the Sheltie,  Grooming,  Selecting your dog,   The new family member,    Feeding requirements,   Accomodations,  Preventive dental care,  House breaking and training,  Behavior modification,   Healthcare,  Breeding,   The show dog world,   Owner concerns,   and Traveling with your dog.

Will give a 3 for 1 if anyone is interested.   Will do a 3 for 1 on all books on my shelf.



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Date Posted: 10/5/2008 1:09 PM ET
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The Ninemile Wolves :: Rick Bass
ISBN-13: 9780345382511 - ISBN-10: 034538251X

Animal Liberation :: Peter Singer
ISBN-13: 9780380713332 - ISBN-10: 0380713330

Bad Dog!: A Complete A-Z Guide for When Your Dog Misbehaves :: Steve Duno
ISBN-13: 9780312975821 - ISBN-10: 0312975821

The Cat and the Curmudgeon :: Cleveland Amory
ISBN-13: 9780316090032 - ISBN-10: 0316090034

The Curious Affair of the Third Dog: An Inspector Henry Tibbett Mystery :: Patricia Moyes
ISBN-13: 9780805005035 - ISBN-10: 080500503X

Fox in the Frost (Animal Ark Series, No 18) :: Ben M. Baglio
ISBN-13: 9780439230179 - ISBN-10: 0439230179

The Horse and His Boy (Narnia, Bk 3) :: C. S. Lewis
ISBN-13: 9780064471060 - ISBN-10: 0064471063

Horse Power (Saddle Club) :: Bonnie Bryant
ISBN-13: 9780553156379 - ISBN-10: 0553156373

Hound of the Baskervilles (Aladdin Classics) :: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
ISBN-13: 9780689835711 - ISBN-10: 068983571X

The Kingdom of the Cats (Starcats #3) :: Phyllis Gotlieb
ISBN-13: 9780441444533 - ISBN-10: 0441444539

 Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of Nimh :: Robert C. O'Brien, Zena Bernstein
ISBN-13: 9780689710681 - ISBN-10: 0689710682


I've left out the books that simply had an animal in the title. ;-) 

My current deal is in my signature line and was posted in the bazaar this weekend: All books two for one or five for two.



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Date Posted: 10/5/2008 2:34 PM ET
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There is a cute kid's book on my shelf about a turkey who outsmarts the people in the village who plan to eat him for Thanksgiving.  http://www.paperbackswap.com/book/details/9780439417983-A+Plump+and+Perky+Turkey

If you want to order the book from my shelf, I'm running a special here in the bazaar. 

Date Posted: 10/5/2008 6:24 PM ET
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A partial list of books on my shelf with a tie to animals.  Choose any such book and take another free from my shelf.

277 Secrets Your Dog Wants You to Know .  277 fun facts for dog owners.

Charlotte's Web, by E. B. White.  A classic starring a spider.

A Coyote's in the House, by Elmmore Leonard.  Story of a coyote who befriends an aging canine Hollywood star and moves into his human house.  Leonard's only children's book.

Fox in Socks, by Dr. Seuss

Misty of Chincoteague, by Marguerite Henry.  Story of a horse, fiction.

Mr. Paint Pig's ABC, by Richard Scarry.  A lift-the-flap book.

The Sleepy Owl, by Marcus Pfister.  Fiction.

Snakes:  Everything About Selection, Care, Nutrition, Diseases, Breeding and Behavior

Trumpet of the Swan, by E. B. White (Nice companion to Charlotte's Web!)

The White Fox Chronicles, by Gary Paulsen

Wolf in the Shadows, by Marcia Muller.  Mystery for grown-ups.

The Yucky Reptile Alphabet Book, by Jerry Pallotta.  He specializes in terrific illustrations and interesting information.

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Date Posted: 10/5/2008 6:24 PM ET
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I have a book about kitties. :)

Date Posted: 10/5/2008 7:01 PM ET
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