Nature, Botanicals, Animals

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CREATIVE LIVES OF ANIMALS

Written by Gigliotti, Carol
The surprising, fascinating, and remarkable ways that animals use creativity to thrive in their habitats Most of us view animals through a very narrow lens, seeing only bits and pieces of beings that seem mostly peripheral to our lives.
November 22, 2022 | Hardcover | New York University Press |
$30.00
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OLMSTED TREES: STANLEY GREENBERG

Written by Fullilove, Mindy
Olmsted's visionary landscape architecture through the lens of a leading photographer. Frederick Law Olmsted (1822-1903) is considered the father of landscape architecture in the United States for his creation of several renowned urban parks and park systems around the country.
August 31, 2022 | Hardcover | Hirmer Verlag GmbH | 160 Pages |
$40.00
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IN THE NAME OF PLANTS: FROM ATTENBOROUGH TO WASHINGTON, THE PEOPLE BEHIND PLANT NAMES

Written by Knapp, Sandra
A vividly illustrated meeting with thirty plants and their inspiring namesakes Shakespeare famously asserted that "a rose by any other name would smell as sweet," and that's as true for common garden roses as it is for the Megacorax, a genus of evening primroses.
November 2, 2022 | Hardcover | University of Chicago Press | 192 Pages |
$25.00
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CHASING PLANTS: JOURNEYS WITH A BOTANIST THROUGH RAINFORESTS, SWAMPS, AND MOUNTAINS

Written by Thorogood, Chris
From an acclaimed botanist and artist, a thrilling and beautifully illustrated expedition around the globe in search of the world's most extraordinary plants.
September 12, 2022 | Hardcover | University of Chicago Press |
$27.50
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TREES: FROM ROOT TO LEAF

Written by Smith, Paul
Trees seen like never before--a world expert presents a stunning compendium, illuminating science, conservation, and art.
November 14, 2022 | Hardcover | University of Chicago Press |
$49.95
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FEN, BOG AND SWAMP: A SHORT HISTORY OF PEATLAND DESTRUCTION AND ITS ROLE IN THE CLIMATE CRISIS

Written by Proulx, Annie
*One of Time Magazine's Most Anticipated Books* Named a Best Book of the Year So Far by The New Yorker * From Pulitzer Prize winner Annie Proulx, this riveting deep dive into the history of our wetlands and what their systematic destruction means for the planet "is both an enchanting work of nature writing and a rousing call to action" (Esquire). "I
September 27, 2022 | Hardcover | Scribner Book Company |
$26.99
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EAT WEEDS: A FIELD GUIDE TO FORAGING: HOW TO IDENTIFY, HARVEST, EAT AND USE WILD PLANTS

Written by Bonetto, Diego
For thousands of years, and as recently as three generations ago, it was common practice all over the world to collect wild food; knowledge of what, when, and where to forage was a necessary part of daily life.
September 13, 2022 | Hardcover | Thames & Hudson |
$34.95
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FUTURE IS FUNGI: HOW FUNGI FEED US, HEAL US, AND SAVE OUR WORLD

Written by Shu, Yun
The kingdom of fungi has survived all five major extinction events. They sustain critical ecosystems, recycling nutrients and connecting plants across vast areas, and help to produce many staples of modern life, such as wine, chocolate, bread, detergent, and penicillin.
September 13, 2022 | Hardcover | Thames & Hudson |
$34.95
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12 BIRDS TO SAVE YOUR LIFE: NATURE'S LESSONS IN HAPPINESS

Written by Corbett, Charlie
Find solace, hope and happiness through 12 fascinating birds whose song is never far away - if only we know where to look . . . "A lyrical and life-affirming book that teaches us as much about birds as it does ourselves - a balm for the soul." --Raynor Winn, author of The Salt Path Can you recognize the cheerful chirrups of the house sparrow?
September 1, 2022 | Paperback | Penguin Group | 304 Pages |
$19.95
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SECRET LIFE OF CORALS: SEX, WAR AND ROCKS THAT DON'T ROLL

Written by Vaughan, David E
When we think of coral reefs we tend to think of beautiful rock-like structures teaming with colorful fish and other marine life. But what exactly are the "corals" in the coral reef? What are these creatures that start out very small and then have the ability to grow large enough to be seen from outer space? Are they animals, plants, microbes, or rocks?
November 15, 2022 | Hardcover | J. Ross Publishing | 260 Pages |
$29.95

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