Nature Books

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The Sun Is a Compass: My 4,000-Mile Journey into the Alaskan Wilds Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780316414449
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Published: Little, Brown Spark - February 25th, 2020

For fans of Cheryl Strayed, the gripping story of a biologist's human-powered journey from the Pacific Northwest to the Arctic to rediscover her love of birds, nature, and adventure.


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The Falcon Thief: A True Tale of Adventure, Treachery, and the Hunt for the Perfect Bird Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781501191886
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Published: Simon & Schuster - February 11th, 2020

A rollicking true-crime adventure about a rogue who trades in rare birds and their eggs—and the wildlife detective determined to stop him.

On May 3, 2010, an Irish national named Jeffrey Lendrum was apprehended at Britain’s Birmingham International Airport with a suspicious parcel strapped to his stomach.


No Beast So Fierce: The Terrifying True Story of the Champawat Tiger, the Deadliest Animal in History Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062678867
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Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - February 25th, 2020

The astonishing true story of the man-eating tiger that claimed a record 437 human lives

“Thrilling. Fascinating. Exciting.” Wall Street Journal • "Riveting. Haunting.” —Scientific American


Birdsong for the Curious Naturalist: Your Guide to Listening Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781328919113
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Published: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - March 10th, 2020

Birdsong made easy to understand, lavishly illustrated with color photos, and accompanied by more than 700 online recordings

From a leading expert, Birdsong for the Curious Naturalist is a basic, how-to guide that teaches anyone—from beginner to advanced birder—how to listen.


Aliens Among Us: Extraordinary Portraits of Ordinary Bugs Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9781631494260
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Published: Liveright - March 3rd, 2020

With more than sixty stunning photographs of pillbugs, silverfish, moths, and other household insects, Aliens Among Us depicts a hidden world flourishing in our homes.


American Birds: A Literary Companion Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781598536553
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Published: Library of America - March 10th, 2020

Featuring some of America's greatest writers and poets, this landmark anthology is a one-of-a-kind field guide to the American literary imagination.


Denali: A Man, a Dog, and the Friendship of a Lifetime Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780143133612
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Published: Penguin Books - January 14th, 2020

The story of a dog, his human, and the friendship that saved both of their lives.


Best in Show: (Dog Photography Book for Dog Lovers, Dog Show Photo Book) Cover Image
By Dolly Faibyshev (By (photographer))
$24.95
ISBN: 9781452183350
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Published: Chronicle Chroma - February 4th, 2020

Best in Show is a collection of photographs of well-groomed and award-winning dogs by New York City–based photographer Dolly Faibyshev.

The images from the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show and beyond focus on the unique—and often humorous—relationship between each dog and their handler.


DIY Chicken Keeping from Fresh Eggs Daily: 40+ Projects for the Coop, Run, Brooder, and More! Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9780760366448
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Published: Quarry Books - February 11th, 2020

Build a better life for your chickens! Join Lisa Steele, chicken keeper extraordinaire and founder of Fresh Eggs Daily, to learn how to build just about everything you might need for your coop, run, or farmhouse kitchen. Whether you're a DIY novice looking for an easy win or a more experienced builder looking for chicken-specific projects, you've come to the right place!


The Father of American Conservation: George Bird Grinnell Adventurer, Activist, and Author Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9781684423330
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Published: Turner - February 18th, 2020

Award-winning author, Thom Hatch presents the definitive biography of George Bird Grinnell (1849-1938), who was recognized in his time as "The Father of American Conservation." This book chronicles not only Grinnell's life, but also offers a history of his accomplishments in saving the wildlife and natural resources of this country.


Pets: 300 Small Animals (Mini Encyclopedia) Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781782749417
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Published: Amber Books - February 4th, 2020

Which pet should be yours? This mini encyclopedia introduces 300 animals from around the world, offering a wealth of fascinating information on their background, breeding, and natural habitat.


The Story of Trees: And How They Changed the World Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9781786275226
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Published: Laurence King Publishing - February 18th, 2020

The Story of Trees takes the reader on a visual journey from some of the earliest known tree species on our planet to the latest fruit cultivars.


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Northshire Manchester
4869 Main Street
Manchester Center, VT 05255
ph. 802.362.2200
ph. (toll free) 800.437.3700
Daily 10am-6pm
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Northshire Saratoga
424 Broadway
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
ph. 518.682.4200
ph. (toll free) 855.339.5990
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