Mike’s Books

Kids & Teachers Tardigrade Science Project Book inspires action, turning students into budding scientists. Students and teachers alike are offered simple techniques allowing them to find real tardigrades in their own back yards and prepare winning science fair projects.
Kids & Teachers Tardigrade Quiz & Fact Book gives you all you need to know about tardigrades in one place. The quiz style of this book makes learning fun because Q&A coupled with the incredible pictures helps you remember the answers.
Way Up High quickly engages the reader to solve riddles, and this can be called an interactive book. A riddle is given on one page, and on the following page a picture reveals the answer. As a teaching tool, riddles entice young readers to expand vocabulary and learn new variations in grammar and expression.
Word Nerd is actually the enhanced interactive Kindle version of the above book Things Way Up High. It is available for $2.99 (always free for kindleunlimited users).
Your Microscope Hobby is all about making Rheinberg filters which allow you to add brilliant contrasting colors to your microscope viewing and photography in a very inexpensive way. The only way to see these things is by using contrast. This book is about a special method of creating contrast by Optical Staining. In addition to the main topic of Rheinberg filters, covered topics include polarization and oblique filter making, as well as other microscope projects. The book also lists many resources for products and related references about microscopy.
Wiccan Trees is Writer’s Digest award winning book, receiving first place in the inspirational category. The reader is taken on a poetic spiritual journey to freedom, which she can confirm for herself in the forest. Anyone with a connection to nature will enjoy this book and its message from our guardians of the forest.
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Wiccan Wisdom was inspired by the mystical encounters we all have in ordinary life. Here Salamanca reminds us of set of insightful and powerful meditations from places at the water’s edge. To be truly free, is to be free of all political ideology, all formal religion, and all cultural conditioning. Salamanca points to this pathless way to freedom.
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Alphabet Readings provides a very special way to relate to people. While there are many ways to do psychic readings, from Tarot cards to tea leaves, good readers and advisors are always seeking new ways to connect with the sitter, or participant. This book will allow you to instantly bond in a meet-and-greet situation by using the initials of a person’s name. Salamanca gives you twenty-six new ways to begin any reading impressively.
How To Make an Outdoor Cat Shelter
This 12 page E-booklet shows you step-by-step exactly how to create a shelter to protect our helpless animal friends in need from the elements.
How to Create an
Alexa Flash Briefing Skill

This 15 page E-booklet explains how to make a simple Flash Briefing Skill for an Amazon Echo device. Your content will be read by Alexa as part of the subscriber’s Daily Flash Briefing. The author walks you through all of the steps with plenty of pictures showing screenshots of the simple process.
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How To Find Tardigrades
In this 8 page starter manual you will learn everything you need to know about finding tardigrades, collecting them, and looking at them through a simple inexpensive microscope.
Archery Basics Starter Guide
In this easy to read booklet, you’ll find everything you need to know about archery terminology and basic set up for the beginner. You will learn all you need to know to get off to a good start.
This 50 page eBook, loaded with pictures, is about traditional archery using a recurve or flat bow.
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How To Make a Bowstringer
Using only a few tools and minimal inexpensive materials, you can make this necessary archery accessory. To use the bowstringer, you bend the bow by stepping on the bow stringer cord.
All measurements and template drawings are included, as well as a complete list of tools you can use. The 28 pages with pictures show how to make use the finished product.
How To Make a Stringkeeper
This E-Booklet is great introduction to leathercraft while you learn how to cut out a template from scrap leather, stitch it, and create beautiful stringkeeper, personalized with decorative beads or feathers. This 12 page booklet with pictures explains step-by-step how to use an inexpensive leather-stitching hand tool which can be used for other projects as well, such as belt, bag, and shoe repair.
How To Make a Fingertab
This archery project requires the fewest tools. Make your fingertab to your own shooting preference, right or left-handed, whether you shoot three-fingers-under, or two-fingers-under. This 12 page booklet has step-by-step pictures and instructions. It’s so easy to make, you’ll want to carry an extra one in your quiver.
How To Make an Armguard
The most critical archery accessory to have, the armguard prevents the string from giving you a painful red welt on your arm. You will learn how to make a hand-tooled work of art and practicality. This 20 page E-booklet with lots of photos walks you through the whole process. You will find making an armguard so easy that you will want to make several of these as gifts.
COMING SOON… How to Make a Leathercraft Key Ring
Making a key ring or key fob is a great introduction to leathercraft. From a small folded piece of leather, you can stitch together something practical for yourself or a special gift for someone else. This 17 page booklet with plenty of pictures teaches you everything you need to know. And once you learn leathercraft stitchery, you will want to make all kinds of projects.
COMING SOON… How to Make a Leathercraft Hiking Pole Grip
You know your grip on your hiking pole can occasionally slip, and the wood or metal can be tough on your hands. Solve that problem with an easy to make leather grip. Traveling by air? Buy a pole at your destination, attach the grip, and when you are done hiking, leave only the pole behind. But take your custom leather grip home with you. It becomes a well-traveled keepsake of your many journeys.
COMING SOON… How To Make a Plant Press
You can use a leaf press, or plant press for all sorts of projects, including crafts projects where you need to press things flat. This 12 page E-booklet is a great starting point for collecting, science fair projects, and for scrapbooking as well. Wondering what to give a child for a special gift? A plant press is something which can be used and treasured for a lifetime.
Rheinberg Filters Starter Manual
Rheinberg filters allow you to add brilliant contrasting colors to your microscope viewing and photography in a very inexpensive way. Most microscopic specimens are clear, and you need to add contrast somehow. This 39 page E-booklet with instructional photos, teaches you the Rheinberg method using tools and materials easily obtained at your local office supply store.

Archery Answers
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Archery Answers is loaded with over two hundred pictures, and is structured in a Q & A format to help you learn in a quick and easy manner. You will find that learning is fun because of the visual and conversational writing approach.
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Ireland's Beautiful Places
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Ireland’s Beautiful Places is a mix of travel photography coupled with traditional Irish sayings. It’s a good way to give you a feeling for the beauty of the country and its landmarks, as well as a way to allow the Irish people to speak for themselves.

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