Nature, Botanicals, Animals

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PURR: A CAT THERAPY GUIDE TO HAPPINESS

Written by Diederichs, Gilles
PRESS BUTTONS ON FRONT COVER FOR AUDIBLE PURR SOUNDS. THE MOST WONDERFUL WAY TO DESTRESS.Let the four-legged masters of Zen--cats--help you cultivate happiness in this meditative guide that uses feline behavior as a model for inner peace and includes an interactive cover which produces the sound of five different soothing purrs.
October 24, 2017 | Hardcover | Harper Design | 96 Pages |
$26.99
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LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT OF AN EXTREMELY DISTINGUISHED DOG

Written by O'Neill, Eugene
A beautiful and compassionate rendering of Eugene O'Neill's original poem, The Last Will and Testament of an Extremely Distinguished Dog is the perfect comfort for anyone grieving the loss of their furry friend. Those who have suffered the loss of a long-lived canine companion may take some solace in the classic prose poem by Eugene ONeill, The Last Will and Testament of an Ex
August 15, 2018 | Hardcover | Gingko Press |
$12.95
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PENGUIN THE MAGPIE: THE ODD LITTLE BIRD WHO SAVED A FAMILY

Written by Greive, Bradley Trevor
Penguin the Magpie is the extraordinary true story of recovery, hope, and courage as one injured bird and her human family learn to heal and celebrate life, featuring the gorgeous photography of Cameron Bloom and a captivating narrative by New York Times bestselling author of The Blue Day Book Bradley Trevor Greive.
April 4, 2017 | Hardcover | Atria Books | 208 Pages |
$22.00
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TREE

Written by Battles, Matthew
Object Lessons is a series of short, beautifully designed books about the hidden lives of ordinary things.
March 9, 2017 | Paperback | Bloomsbury Academic | 152 Pages |
$14.95
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BUGGED: THE INSECTS WHO RULE THE WORLD AND THE PEOPLE OBSESSED WITH THEM

Written by MacNeal, David
"Creepy, beautiful, icky and amazing." --Penny Le Couteur, author of Napoleon's Button
July 3, 2017 | Hardcover | St. Martin's Press | 320 Pages |
$25.99
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RSPB SPOTLIGHT OWLS

Written by Taylor, Marianne
Owls are charismatic and exceptionally well-loved characters, and have always held a special place in our folklore and legends. Their nocturnal habits mean few of us have been lucky enough to see them up close.
August 1, 2017 | Paperback | Bloomsbury Natural History | 128 Pages |
$18.00
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BEING A BEAST: ADVENTURES ACROSS THE SPECIES DIVIDE

Written by Foster, Charles
Charles Foster set out to know the ultimate other: the non-humans, the beasts. And to do that, he tried to be like them, choosing a badger, an otter, a fox, a deer, and a swift. He lived alongside badgers for weeks, eating earthworms and learning to sense the landscape by smell rather than sight.
July 3, 2017 | Paperback | Picador USA | 256 Pages |
$16.00
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NATURE'S FABRIC: LEAVES IN SCIENCE AND CULTURE

Written by Lee, David
Leaves are all around us--in backyards, cascading from window boxes, even emerging from small cracks in city sidewalks given the slightest glint of sunlight. Perhaps because they are everywhere, it's easy to overlook the humble leaf, but a close look at them provides one of the most enjoyable ways to connect with the natural world.
September 28, 2017 | Hardcover | University of Chicago Press | 512 Pages |
$35.00
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PORTABLE LATIN FOR GARDENERS: MORE THAN 1,500 ESSENTIAL PLANT NAMES AND THE SECRETS THEY CONTAIN

Written by Armitage, James
Having an understanding of botanical Latin unlocks an entirely new layer of the plant world. Gardeners deciding between a Crocus flavus and Crocus graveolens will know that one produces deep yellow flowers while the other boasts a prominent smell. They can tell whether a plant should have one (unifolius), two (diphyllus), or even nine leaves (enneaphyllus).
February 22, 2017 | Paperback | University of Chicago Press | 160 Pages |
$18.00
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PAPER ZOO: 500 YEARS OF ANIMALS IN ART

Written by Sleigh, Charlotte
As children, our first encounters with the world's animals do not arise during expeditions through faraway jungles or on perilous mountain treks. Instead, we meet these creatures between the pages of a book, on the floor of an obliging library.
March 8, 2017 | Hardcover | University of Chicago Press | 256 Pages |
$45.00

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