Gifts for Nature & Science Lovers

Baobab Cover Image
ISBN: 9780789214096
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Published: Abbeville Press - November 30th, 2021

A spectacular oversize photo book celebrating Africa’s most majestic trees—which are now facing an unprecedented ecological threat

Birds Cover Image
By Tim Flach, Richard O. Prum (Text by)
ISBN: 9781419747618
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Published: Abrams - November 23rd, 2021

Birds of the world are portrayed in all their colorful glory by Tim Flach, the world’s leading animal photographer

Radiating grace, intelligence, and humor, and always in motion, birds tantalize the human imagination.

Fuzz: When Nature Breaks the Law Cover Image
ISBN: 9781324001935
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - September 14th, 2021

An Instant New York Times Bestseller
#1 Los Angeles Times Bestseller
#1 Indie Hardcover Nonfiction Bestseller
A Washington Post, BookPage, and Publishers Weekly Best Nonfiction Book of 2021
Longlisted for the 2022 Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Nonfiction

Mushroom Botanical Art Cover Image
By Toshimitsu Fukiharu, Eugenia Bone (Commentaries by)
ISBN: 9784756254757
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Published: Pie International - November 1st, 2021

The best-selling book of Mushroom Art is now available in a new luxury English edition

On Animals Cover Image
ISBN: 9781982181536
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Published: Avid Reader Press / Simon & Schuster - October 12th, 2021


“Magnificent.” —The New York Times * “Beguiling, observant, and howlingly funny.” —San Francisco Chronicle * “Spectacular.” —Star Tribune (Minneapolis) * “Full of astonishments.” —The Boston Globe

Susan Orlean—the belove

The Secret Life of Fungi: Discoveries From a Hidden World Cover Image
ISBN: 9781643137858
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Published: Pegasus Books - September 7th, 2021

Fungi are unlike any other living thing—they almost magically unique. Welcome to this astonishing world. . . 

Fungi can appear anywhere, from desert dunes to frozen tundra. They can invade our bodies and live between our toes or our floorboards.  They are unwelcome intruders or vastly expensive treats, and symbols of both death and eternal life.

Women on Nature Cover Image
By Katharine Norbury (Editor)
ISBN: 9781800180413
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Published: Unbound - October 12th, 2021

What would happen, I wondered, if I simply missed out the fifty per cent of the population whose voices have been credited with shaping this particular 'cultural norm'. If I coppiced the woodland, so to speak, and allowed the light to shine down to the forest floor and illuminate countless saplings now that a gap has opened in the canopy. . .

Scientist: E. O. Wilson: A Life in Nature Cover Image
ISBN: 9780385545556
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Published: Doubleday - November 9th, 2021

A masterful, timely, fully authorized biography of the great and hugely influential biologist and naturalist E. O. Wilson, one of the most ground-breaking and controversial scientists of our time—from the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Making of the Atomic Bomb

Bees and Their Keepers: A Journey Through Seasons and Centuries Cover Image
ISBN: 9781419751141
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Published: Abrams Image - August 31st, 2021

In the tradition of Lars Mytting’s Norwegian Wood, a beautifully illustrated chronicle of a year in the life of a beekeeper from Swedish author Lotte Möller

The study of bees has often been considered a divine occupation, as the creature’s attention to detail and purpose is so special, and the honey they produce almost magical.

Hurricane Lizards and Plastic Squid: The Fraught and Fascinating Biology of Climate Change Cover Image
ISBN: 9781541672420
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Published: Basic Books - September 28th, 2021

*A New York Times Editor's Choice pick
*Shortlisted for the 2022 Pacific
 Northwest Book Awards

A beloved natural historian explores how climate change is driving evolution  

In Hurricane Lizards and Plastic Squid, biologist Thor Hanson tells the remarkable sto

National Geographic Ocean: A Global Odyssey Cover Image
ISBN: 9781426221927
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Published: National Geographic - November 16th, 2021

Discover the world's ocean--from tides and currents to the creatures living in it to the impact it has on our lives, whether we know it or not--in this richly illustrated overview of the life force that defines and sustains our planet, written by world-renowned oceanographer Sylvia Earle.

The Birds of America Cover Image
By John James Audubon, David Allen Sibley (Introduction by)
ISBN: 9783791379142
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Published: Prestel - October 12th, 2021

This stunning edition of one of the most celebrated and highly valued natural history books of all time features impeccably reproduced images of Audubon’s original watercolors, along with an introduction by world-renowned ornithologist David Allen Sibley.

Wild Design: Nature's Architects Cover Image
ISBN: 9781648960178
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Published: Princeton Architectural Press - November 9th, 2021

Wild Design reveals the wonders of the natural world as never seen before, through the stunning, extraordinary, and functional forms created by animals, plants, and other organisms all around us.

Taming Fruit: How Orchards Have Transformed the Land, Offered Sanctuary, and Inspired Creativity Cover Image
By Bernd Brunner, Lori Lantz (Translator)
ISBN: 9781771644075
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Published: Greystone Books - October 31st, 2021

A captivating cultural and scientific history of orchards, for readers of Michael Pollan's The Botany of Desire and Mark Kurlansky's Salt. A perfect gift for gardeners and nature lovers.

A (Very) Short History of Life on Earth: 4.6 Billion Years in 12 Pithy Chapters Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250276650
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Published: St. Martin's Press - November 9th, 2021

In the tradition of Richard Dawkins, Bill Bryson, and Simon Winchester—An entertaining and uniquely informed narration of Life's life story.

Nature Is Never Silent: How Animals and Plants Communicate with Each Other Cover Image
By Madlen Ziege, Alexandra Roesch (Translator)
ISBN: 9781950354818
Availability: Available for Pre-Order
Published: Scribe Us - December 7th, 2021

For readers of Entangled Life and The Hidden Life of Trees, a fascinating journey into the world of plants and animals, and the ways they communicate with each other.

Micro Life: Miracles of the Miniature World Revealed Cover Image
By DK, Smithsonian Institution (Contributions by)
ISBN: 9780744039566
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Published: DK - November 2nd, 2021

Explore the miracles of the microscopic world.

Find out all about the unique and beautiful kingdoms of life at a microscopic scale and how every organism meets the challenges of survival no matter its size. The perfect book for people who enjoy photography, nature and biology.

Inside the pages of this exciting educational nature book, you’ll find:

Bird: Exploring the Winged World Cover Image
By Phaidon Editors, Katrina Grouw (Introduction by), Jen Lobo (Contributions by)
ISBN: 9781838661403
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Published: Phaidon Press - November 10th, 2021

“The most glorious cornucopia celebrating our enduring love affair with birds – an uplifting and eye opening tribute to the way they enrich our lives.” – Alan Titchmarsh MBE, British TV presenter, broadcaster, and gardener

Let your imagination take flight and celebrate the beauty and diversity of birds throughout art, science, history, and culture

This visually stunn

Wild Seas Cover Image
ISBN: 9781426221934
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Published: National Geographic - November 30th, 2021

One of @NatGeo's most popular nature photographers shares 200 breathtaking images -- and the stories behind them -- from a wide swath of wild ocean locales around the globe.

The Atlas of a Changing Climate: Our Evolving Planet Visualized with More Than 100 Maps, Charts, and Infographics Cover Image
ISBN: 9781604699944
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Published: Timber Press - November 9th, 2021

This is climate change, visualized. 

Climate change, shrinking wildlife habitats, rising sea levels, and vanishing species.

A Brush with Birds: Paintings and Stories from the Wild Cover Image
ISBN: 9781741176445
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Published: Hardie Grant - August 24th, 2021

A Brush with Birds celebrates the exquisite artworks and incredible life of one of the world's finest bird painters, Richard Weatherly OAM. A skilled falconer and artist, Richard has spent more than fifty years observing birds and their natural habitats around the world, from Antarctica to Zimbabwe to New Guinea, Australia and America.

Dinosaurs: New Visions of a Lost World Cover Image
By Michael J. Benton, Bob Nicholls (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780500052198
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Published: Thames & Hudson - November 23rd, 2021

The world’s leading paleontologist takes us on a visual tour of the latest dinosaur science, illustrated with accurate and stunning paleoart.

National Geographic Photo Ark Wonders: Celebrating Diversity in the Animal Kingdom Cover Image
ISBN: 9781426221910
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Published: National Geographic - October 19th, 2021

A glorious new volume of Sartore’s signature animal portraits, this time highlighting the fascinating shapes, patterns, and expressions of animals both familiar and little known.
Joel Sartore, on a mission to photograph all the animal species in human care, now delights us with more photographs, this time selected to represent the amazing diversity of the world’s animals.

Immune: A Journey into the Mysterious System That Keeps You Alive Cover Image
ISBN: 9780593241318
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Published: Random House - November 2nd, 2021

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • A gorgeously illustrated deep dive into the immune system that will forever change how you think about your body, from the creator of the popular science YouTube channel Kurzgesagt—In a Nutshell

Subterranea: Journey into the Depths of the Earth’s Most Extraordinary Underground Spaces Cover Image
ISBN: 9781643261096
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Published: Timber Press - October 12th, 2021

"A deep dive into the mysteries of the underworld.

Underwater Wild: My Octopus Teacher's Extraordinary World Cover Image
By Craig Foster, Ross Frylinck, Jane Goodall (Introduction by)
ISBN: 9780358664758
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Published: Mariner Books - November 16th, 2021

From the creators of the Academy Award-winning documentary My Octopus Teacher, an immersive journey into the underwater world that inspired it—and holds transformative lessons for us all

Craig Foster and Ross Frylinck regularly dive together in the awe-inspiring kelp forests off South Africa, without wetsuits or oxygen tanks.

Wild Weather: The Myths, Science and Wonder of Weather Cover Image
ISBN: 9781787136250
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Published: Quadrille Publishing - November 23rd, 2021

Wild Weather is a fun, easy-to-read guide to understanding the wonders of weather – from why it rains to cloud formations, from extreme weather events to the benefits of sunlight.

Wild Weather is a beautifully illustrated book that explores the science of weather events and how they happen, but also the myth and folklore associated with weather patterns.

Frequently Asked Questions about the Universe Cover Image
ISBN: 9780593189313
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Published: Riverhead Books - November 2nd, 2021

"Delightful, funny, and yet rigorous and intelligent: only Jorge and Daniel can reach this exquisite balance." —Carlo Rovelli, author of Seven Brief Lessons on Physics and Helgoland

You’ve got questions: about space, time, gravity, and the odds of meeting your older self inside a wormhole. All the answers you need are right here.

100 Science Discoveries: That Changed the World Cover Image
ISBN: 9781911663546
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Published: Pavilion - October 12th, 2021

An accessible compendium of the world’s greatest scientists and the stories behind their dramatic breakthroughs

Missions to Mars: A New Era of Rover and Spacecraft Discovery on the Red Planet Cover Image
ISBN: 9780063047365
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Published: Harper Design - November 9th, 2021

From a long-term planning lead for the Mars Exploration Rover Project comes this vivid insider account of some of NASA’s most vital and exciting missions to the Red Planet, illustrated with full-color photographs—a wondrous chronicle of unprecedented scientific discovery and the search for evidence of life on Mars. 

“There are probably just a few

The Once and Future Forest: California's Iconic Redwoods Cover Image
By Save the Redwoods League, Sam Hodder (Introduction by)
ISBN: 9781597145565
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Published: Heyday Books - August 3rd, 2021

Five writers capture the majesty and grandeur of California's famed redwoods