Sustainability Books - 2020 Bestsellers - Page 2

Farming While Black: Soul Fire Farm's Practical Guide to Liberation on the Land Cover Image
By Leah Penniman, Karen Washington (Foreword by)
$34.95
ISBN: 9781603587617
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Published: Chelsea Green Publishing Company - October 30th, 2018

James Beard Foundation Leadership Award 2019: Leah Penniman

Choice Reviews, Outstanding Academic Title

An extraordinary book...part agricultural guide, part revolutionary manifesto--VOGUE


The Uninhabitable Earth: Life After Warming Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780525576716
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Published: Tim Duggan Books - March 17th, 2020

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • “The Uninhabitable Earth hits you like a comet, with an overflow of insanely lyrical prose about our pending Armageddon.”—Andrew Solomon, author of The Noonday Demon

With a new afterword


Grassroots Rising: A Call to Action on Climate, Farming, Food, and a Green New Deal Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781603589758
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Published: Chelsea Green Publishing Company - February 11th, 2020

"This is a book that should be in the hands of every activist working on food and farming, climate change, and the Green New Deal."--Vandana Shiva

A practical, shovel-ready plan for anyone wondering what they can do to help address the global climate crisis


American Hemp Farmer: Adventures and Misadventures in the Cannabis Trade Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781603589192
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Published: Chelsea Green Publishing Company - April 23rd, 2020

The inside story of the world's most fascinating and lucrative crop from gonzo journalist-turned-hemp farmer Doug Fine.


Miraculous Abundance: One Quarter Acre, Two French Farmers, and Enough Food to Feed the World Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781603586429
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Published: Chelsea Green Publishing Company - March 23rd, 2016

The Bec Hellouin model for growing food, sequestering carbon, creating jobs, and increasing biodiversity without using fossil fuels


We Are the Weather: Saving the Planet Begins at Breakfast Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781250757975
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Published: Picador - August 4th, 2020

In We Are the Weather, Jonathan Safran Foer explores the central global dilemma of our time in a surprising, deeply personal, and urgent new way.


What Can I Do?: My Path from Climate Despair to Action Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780593296226
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Published: Penguin Press - September 8th, 2020

A call to action from Jane Fonda, one of the most inspiring activists of our time, urging us to wake up to the looming disaster of climate change and equipping us with the tools we need to join her in protest

"This is the last possible moment in history when changing course can mean saving lives and species on an unimaginable scale. It's too late for moderation."


Drawdown: The Most Comprehensive Plan Ever Proposed to Reverse Global Warming Cover Image
By Paul Hawken (Editor)
$23.00
ISBN: 9780143130444
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Published: Penguin Books - April 18th, 2017

• New York Times bestseller 

The 100 most substantive solutions to reverse global warming, based on meticulous research by leading scientists and policymakers around the world


The Reindeer Chronicles: And Other Inspiring Stories of Working with Nature to Heal the Earth Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781603588652
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Published: Chelsea Green Publishing Company - August 19th, 2020

Compelling, Fascinating, sometimes unexpectedly moving, this vitally important book is, above all, a springboard for hope and transformation.--Isabella Tree

A lucid and compelling look at the global movement of ecological rehabilitation.-- The Boston Globe


A Small Farm Future: Making the Case for a Society Built Around Local Economies, Self-Provisioning, Agricultural Diversity and a Shared Ear Cover Image
$22.50
ISBN: 9781603589024
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Published: Chelsea Green Publishing Company - October 21st, 2020

A modern classic of the new agrarianism

Chris Smaje...shows that the choice is clear. Either we have a small farm future, or we face collapse and extinction.--Vandana Shiva

Every young person should read this book.--Richard Heinberg


Dirt to Soil: One Family's Journey Into Regenerative Agriculture Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781603587631
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Published: Chelsea Green Publishing Company - October 11th, 2018

A regenerative no-till pioneer.--NBC News

We need to reintegrate livestock and crops on our farms and ranches, and Gabe Brown shows us how to do it well.--Temple Grandin, author of Animals in Translation


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The One-Straw Revolution: An Introduction to Natural Farming Cover Image
By Masanobu Fukuoka, Larry Korn (Editor), Wendell Berry (Preface by), Masanobu Fukuoka (Afterword by), Frances Moore Lappé (Introduction by)
$15.95
ISBN: 9781590173138
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Published: NYRB Classics - June 2nd, 2009

Call it “Zen and the Art of Farming” or a “Little Green Book,” Masanobu Fukuoka’s manifesto about farming, eating, and the limits of human knowledge presents a radical challenge to the global systems we rely on for our food.