Nature Books

Giants of the Monsoon Forest: Living and Working with Elephants Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780393247763
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - June 11th, 2019

High in the mountainous rainforests of Burma and India grow some of the world's last stands of mature, wild teak. For more than a thousand years, people here have worked with elephants to log these otherwise impassable forests and move people and goods (often illicitly) under cover of the forest canopy.


Buzz, Sting, Bite: Why We Need Insects Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781982112875
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Published: Simon & Schuster - July 2nd, 2019

An enthusiastic, witty, and informative introduction to the world of insects and why we—and the planet we inhabit—could not survive without them.

Insects comprise roughly half of the animal kingdom.


Late Migrations: A Natural History of Love and Loss Cover Image
$24.00
ISBN: 9781571313782
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Published: Milkweed Editions - July 9th, 2019

An Indie Next Selection for July 2019
An Indies Introduce Selection for Summer/Fall 2019

From New York Times opinion writer Margaret Renkl comes an unusual, captivating portrait of a family--and of the cycles of joy and grief that inscribe human lives within the natural world.


The Wolf Connection: What Wolves Can Teach Us about Being Human Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781501193163
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Published: Atria/Enliven Books - June 25th, 2019

Discover the transformative lessons from one of humanity’s oldest teachers—the wolf—with this enthralling and accessible guidebook to help us restore our connection with nature, our communities, and our deepest selves.

The wolf has enthralled humankind for millennia, as a creature to be both feared and admired.


The Field Herping Guide: Finding Amphibians and Reptiles in the Wild (Wormsloe Foundation Nature Book #35) Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780820354583
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Published: University of Georgia Press - June 2019

Herping is the observation of amphibians and reptiles for recreation or for the production of citizen science--the cold-blooded equivalent of birding. The Field Herping Guide: Finding Amphibians and Reptiles in the Wild is the first book to explore the fun and fascinating world of observing herpetofauna across North America.


A Forest in the Clouds: My Year Among the Mountain Gorillas in the Remote Enclave of Dian Fossey Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781643131412
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Published: Pegasus Books - June 11th, 2019


Instead of the intrepid scientist he had admired in the pages of National Geographic, Fowler finds a chain-smoking, hard-drinking woman bullying her staff into submission.


Birding New England: A Field Guide to the Birds of Connecticut, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire, and Vermont Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9781493033881
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Published: Falcon Press Publishing - May 2019

Birdwatching is for everyone. No other outdoor pursuit yields so much knowledge of nature's ways with so little effort--if one knows what to look for. Birding New England opens the world of birding to the novice and expert in this complete guide to getting the most out of birding in New England.


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Underland: A Deep Time Journey Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9780393242140
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - June 4th, 2019

Hailed as "the great nature writer of this generation" (Wall Street Journal), Robert Macfarlane is the celebrated author of books about the intersections of the human and the natural realms. In Underland, he delivers his masterpiece: an epic exploration of the Earth's underworlds as they exist in myth, literature, memory, and the land itself.


Carving Out a Living on the Land: Lessons in Resourcefulness and Craft from an Unusual Christmas Tree Farm Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781603588263
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Published: Chelsea Green Publishing Company - June 3rd, 2019

When he first envisioned becoming a farmer, author Emmet Van Driesche never imagined his main crop would be Christmas trees, nor that such a tree farm could be more of a managed forest than the conventional grid of perfectly sheared trees.


Where the Lost Dogs Go: A Story of Love, Search, and the Power of Reunion Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781328995056
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Published: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - June 4th, 2019

From a New York Times best-selling author, an important and heartfelt exploration into the world of lost dogs and the power of reunion

One in six dogs go missing at some point in their lives, leaving bereft owners to search high and low, hang missing posters, check shelters, and hope for good news. But amid these grim statistics, countless happy endings are forged.


A Dog Named Beautiful: A Marine, a Dog, and a Long Road Trip Home Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781250164254
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Published: Flatiron Books - May 7th, 2019

An uplifting and unforgettable story of a US Marine, his extraordinary dog, and the road trip of a lifetime.


Grinnell: America's Environmental Pioneer and His Restless Drive to Save the West Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781631490132
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Published: Liveright Publishing Corporation - June 4th, 2019


Grinnell was born in Brooklyn in 1849 and grew up on the estate of ornithologist John James Audubon. Upon graduation from Yale, he dug for dinosaurs on the Great Plains with eminent paleontologist Othniel C. Marsh--an expedition that fanned his romantic notion of wilderness and taught him a graphic lesson in evolution and extinction. Soon he joined George A.


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