Nature Books

Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge and the Teachings of Plants Cover Image
ISBN: 9781571311771
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Published: Milkweed Editions - October 13th, 2020

Updated with a new introduction from Robin Wall Kimmerer, the special edition of Braiding Sweetgrass, reissued in honor of the fortieth anniversary of Milkweed Editions, celebrates the book as an object of meaning that will last the ages. Beautifully bound in stamped linen cloth with a bookmark ribbon and a deckled edge, this edition features five brilliantly colored illustrations by

Our Wild Tails: The Adventures of Henry and Baloo Cover Image
ISBN: 9781423654056
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Published: Gibbs Smith - September 29th, 2020

Meet the dog-and-cat duo taking outdoor adventure to new heights.

American Axe: The Tool That Shaped a Continent Cover Image
ISBN: 9781635861396
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Published: Storey Publishing, LLC - October 13th, 2020

From bronze axes of the Viking conquests to the American homesteader’s felling axe, this is a tool that has shaped human history like few others. American Axe pays tribute to this iconic instrument of settlement and industry, with rich history, stunning photography, and profiles of the most collectible vintage axes such as The Woodslasher, Keen Cutter, and True Temper Perfect.

The Art of Training Your Dog: How to Gently Teach Good Behavior Using an E-Collar Cover Image
ISBN: 9781682685020
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Published: Countryman Press - October 6th, 2020

A brand-new training regimen—off-leash in 30 days!—from the pack who brought you The Art of Raising a Puppy.

Earth Almanac: A Year of Witnessing the Wild, from the Call of the Loon to the Journey of the Gray Whale Cover Image
By Ted Williams, Verlyn Klinkenborg (Foreword by)
ISBN: 9781635862836
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Published: Storey Publishing, LLC - September 29th, 2020

Noted nature writer Ted Williams invites readers along on a year-long immersion in the wild and fleeting moments of the natural world, from winter candy and spring quackers to summer’s scarlet farewell and autumn reveilles. This beautifully crafted collection of short, seasonal essays combines in-depth information with evocative descriptions of nature’s marvels and mysteries.

Erosion: Essays of Undoing Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250758248
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Published: Picador - October 13th, 2020

Fierce, timely, and unsettling essays from an important and beloved writer and conservationist

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Vesper Flights Cover Image
ISBN: 9780802128812
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Published: Grove Press - August 25th, 2020

Animals don't exist in order to teach us things, but that is what they have always done, and most of what they teach us is what we think we know about ourselves.

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Underland: A Deep Time Journey Cover Image
ISBN: 9780393358094
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - August 18th, 2020

National Bestseller • New York Times "100 Notable Books of the Year" • NPR "Favorite Books of 2019" • Guardian "100 Best Books of the 21st Century" • Winner of the National Outdoor Book Award

"Mesmerizing…Underland is a portal of light in dark times." —Terry Tempest Williams, New York Times Book Review

Around the World in 80 Trees Cover Image
ISBN: 9781786276063
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Published: Laurence King Publishing - August 11th, 2020

"Beautiful to behold and to read" - THE SUNDAY TIMES

"An arboreal odyssey" – NATURE

"One of the most quietly beautiful books of the year" – DAILY MAIL

"Jonathan Drori's deep-seated love of nature is contagious in this tree-by-tree journey across countries and continents. A book to take your time over" – WIRED

Catland: The Soft Power of Cat Culture in Japan Cover Image
ISBN: 9781682684733
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Published: Countryman Press - August 11th, 2020

An irresistible and colorful celebration of Japan’s thriving cat culture.

World of Wonders: In Praise of Fireflies, Whale Sharks, and Other Astonishments Cover Image
ISBN: 9781571313652
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Published: Milkweed Editions - September 8th, 2020

From beloved, award-winning poet Aimee Nezhukumatathil comes a debut work of nonfiction--a collection of essays about the natural world, and the way its inhabitants can teach, support, and inspire us.

Dog Is Love: Why and How Your Dog Loves You Cover Image
ISBN: 9780358414230
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Published: Mariner Books - September 1st, 2020

A pioneering canine behaviorist draws on cutting-edge research to show that a single, simple trait—the capacity to love—is what makes dogs such perfect companions for humans, and explains how we can better reciprocate their affection.
“Lively and fascinating . . .

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