Sustainability Books

How to Give Up Plastic: A Guide to Changing the World, One Plastic Bottle at a Time Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780143134336
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Published: Penguin Books - July 16th, 2019

An accessible guide to the changes we can all make—small and large—to rid our lives of disposable plastic and clean up the world’s oceans


The Ice at the End of the World: An Epic Journey into Greenland's Buried Past and Our Perilous Future Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780812996623
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Published: Random House - June 11th, 2019

A riveting, urgent account of the explorers and scientists racing to understand the rapidly melting ice sheet in Greenland, a dramatic harbinger of climate change


Inconspicuous Consumption: The Environmental Impact You Don't Know You Have Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781538747087
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - August 27th, 2019

From former New York Times Science writer Tatiana Schlossberg comes Inconspicuous Consumption: The Environmental Impact You Don't Know You Have, a fascinating and unexpectedly entertaining look at the way climate change and environmental pollution are intimately involved in our everyday life - in everything we use, buy, eat, wear, and how we get around - and have consequences th


No Good Alternative: Volume Two of Carbon Ideologies Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9780525558514
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Published: Penguin Books - July 2nd, 2019

“The most honest book about climate change yet.” —The Atlantic

The Infinite Jest of climate books.” —The Baffler


The Omega Principle: Seafood and the Quest for a Long Life and a Healthier Planet Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780143111115
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Published: Penguin Books - July 9th, 2019

By the bestselling author of Four Fish and American Catch, an eye-opening investigation of the history, science, and business behind omega-3 fatty acids, the "miracle compound" whose story is intertwined with human health and the future of our planet


Plucked: Chicken, Antibiotics, and How Big Business Changed the Way the World Eats Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781426219627
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Published: National Geographic - August 6th, 2019

In this eye-opening exposé, acclaimed health journalist and National Geographic contributor Maryn McKenna documents how antibiotics transformed chicken from local delicacy to industrial commodity—and human health threat—uncovering the ways we can make America's favorite meat safer again.


Falter: Has the Human Game Begun to Play Itself Out? Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781250178268
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. - April 16th, 2019

Thirty years ago Bill McKibben offered one of the earliest warnings about climate change. Now he broadens the warning: the entire human game, he suggests, has begun to play itself out.


Water in Plain Sight: Hope for a Thirsty World Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781603589161
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Published: Chelsea Green Publishing Company - May 2nd, 2019

Losing Earth: A Recent History Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9780374191337
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Published: MCD - April 9th, 2019

By 1979, we knew nearly everything we understand today about climate change—including how to stop it. Over the next decade, a handful of scientists, politicians, and strategists, led by two unlikely heroes, risked their careers in a desperate, escalating campaign to convince the world to act before it was too late. Losing Earth is their story, and ours.


The Way We Eat Now: How the Food Revolution Has Transformed Our Lives, Our Bodies, and Our World Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780465093977
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Published: Basic Books - May 7th, 2019

An award-winning food writer takes us on a global tour of what the world eats--and shows us how we can change it for the better

Food is one of life's great joys. So why has eating become such a source of anxiety and confusion?


Our Planet Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780399581540
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Published: Ten Speed Press - April 2nd, 2019

With a foreword by Sir David Attenborough, this is the striking photographic companion to the groundbreaking NETFLIX original documentary series, presenting never-before-seen visuals of nature's most intriguing animals in action and the environmental change that has to be seen to be believed.


The Dreamt Land: Chasing Water and Dust Across California Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781101875209
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Published: Knopf - May 21st, 2019

"[An] exhaustive, deeply reported account... Few other journalists could have written a book as personal and authoritative... As Arax makes plain in this important book, it's been the same story in California for almost two centuries now: When it comes to water, 'the resource is finite. The greed isn't.'"--Gary Krist, The New York Times Book Review


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