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The Last Diving Horse in America: Rescuing Gamal and Other Animals--Lessons in Living and Loving Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781101871959
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Published: Pantheon - October 19th, 2021

The rescue of the last diving horse in America and the inspiring story of how horse and animal rescuer were each profoundly transformed by the other—from the award-winning animal rescuer of retired racing greyhounds and author of the best-selling Adopting the Racing Greyhound
 


The Speckled Beauty: A Dog and His People Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780525658818
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Published: Knopf - September 21st, 2021

From the best-selling, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of All Over but the Shoutin', the warm hearted and hilarious story of how his life was transformed by his love for a poorly behaved, half-blind stray dog.


Rebugging the Planet: The Remarkable Things That Insects (and Other Invertebrates) Do - And Why We Need to Love Them More Cover Image
By Vicki Hird, Gillian Burke (Foreword by)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781645020189
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Published: Chelsea Green Publishing Company - September 23rd, 2021

This is a lovely little book that could and should have a big impact...Let's all get rebugging right away --Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall

Meet the intelligent insects, marvelous minibeasts, and inspirational invertebrates that help shape our planet--and discover how you can help them help us by rebugging your attitude today


Treepedia: A Brief Compendium of Arboreal Lore Cover Image
By Joan Maloof, Maren Westfall (Illustrator)
$16.95
ISBN: 9780691208756
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Published: Princeton University Press - September 14th, 2021

A captivating A-Z treasury for the tree hugger in all of us

Treepedia is an entertaining and fact-filled illustrated compendium of tree lore. Featuring nearly 100 entries--on topics ranging from tree ecology and conservation to the role of trees in religion, literature, art, and movies--this enticing collection is a celebration of all things arboreal.


Nala's World: One Man, His Rescue Cat, and a Bike Ride around the Globe Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781538718797
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - September 28th, 2021

Discover the national bestseller and heartwarming true story of the life-changing friendship between a man and his rescue cat, Nala, as they adventure together on a bike journey around the worldnow with a new Q&A from the author! 
  When Dean Nicholson left his life in Scotland to cycle around the world, he wanted to learn as much as he could about our troub


A Pocket Guide to Pigeon Watching: Getting to Know the World's Most Misunderstood Bird Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781523511341
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Published: Workman Publishing Company - November 9th, 2021

Part field guide, part history, part ornithology primer, and altogether fun.

Fact: Pigeons are amazing, and until recently, humans adored them. We’ve kept them as pets, held pigeon beauty contests, raced them, used them to carry messages over battlefields, harvested their poop to fertilize our crops—and cooked them in gourmet dishes.


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Pastoral Song: A Farmer's Journey Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780063073272
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Published: Custom House - August 3rd, 2021

James Rebanks's acclaimed chronicle of the regeneration of his family's traditional English farm, revealing through this intimate lens the profound global transformation of agriculture and of the human relationship to the land.


Horse Girls: Recovering, Aspiring, and Devoted Riders Redefine the Iconic Bond Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780063009257
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Published: Harper Perennial - August 3rd, 2021

“A wild, rollicking ride into the heart of horse country—these essays get at what it means to love horses, in all that love's complexity.” —Anton DiSclafani, author of The Yonahlossee Riding Camp for Girls


How I Became a Tree Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9780300260441
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Published: Yale University Press - August 31st, 2021

An exquisite, lovingly crafted meditation on plants, trees, and our place in the natural world, in the tradition of Robin Wall Kimmerer’s Braiding Sweetgrass and Annie Dillard’s Pilgrim at Tinker Creek
  
“I was tired of speed.


Losing Eden: Our Fundamental Need for the Natural World and Its Ability to Heal Body and Soul Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781524749323
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Published: Pantheon - August 3rd, 2021

A fascinating look at why human beings have a powerful mental, spiritual, and physical need for the natural world—and the profound impact this has on our consciousness and ability to heal the soul and bring solace to the heart, and the cutting-edge scientific evidence proving nature as nurturer.
 


Mushroom Wanderland: A Forager's Guide to Finding, Identifying, and Using More Than 25 Wild Fungi Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781682686348
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Published: Countryman Press - August 17th, 2021

The breathtaking beauty of mushrooms from a master forager: how to identify and use them in cooking, home remedies, and spirituality.


The Arbornaut: A Life Discovering the Eighth Continent in the Trees Above Us Cover Image
By Meg Lowman, Sylvia A. Earle (Foreword by)
$28.00
ISBN: 9780374162696
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - August 10th, 2021

“An eye-opening and enchanting book by one of our major scientist-explorers.” —Diane Ackerman, author of The Zookeeper’s Wife