Nature, Botanicals, Animals

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SEAFURRERS: THE SHIPS' CATS WHO LAPPED AND MAPPED THE WORLD

Written by Sandall, Philippa
A cat's-eye view of maritime history We remember the bold seafarers of yore--from Magellan to Shackleton--for their extraordinary exploits: new lands discovered, storms weathered, and battles won. But somehow history has neglected the stalwart, hardworking species who made it all possible . . . yes, the noble cat!
April 3, 2018 | Hardcover | Experiment | 256 Pages |
$14.95
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TIDES: THE SCIENCE AND SPIRIT OF THE OCEAN

Written by White, Jonathan
In Tides: The Science and Spirit of the Ocean, writer, sailor, and surfer Jonathan White takes readers across the globe to discover the science and spirit of ocean tides.
June 15, 2018 | Paperback | Trinity University Press | 360 Pages |
$18.95
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FAR FROM LAND: THE MYSTERIOUS LIVES OF SEABIRDS

Written by Brooke, Michael
The lives and activities of seabirds as you've never seen them before Seabirds evoke the spirit of the earth's wildest places. They spend large portions of their lives at sea, often far from land, and nest on beautiful and remote islands that humans rarely visit.
March 13, 2018 | Hardcover | Princeton University Press | 264 Pages |
$29.95
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BIRDS OF PREY OF THE EAST: A FIELD GUIDE

Written by Wheeler, Brian K
Birds of Prey of the East and its companion volume, Birds of Prey of the West, are the most comprehensive and authoritative field guides to North American birds of prey ever published.
June 19, 2018 | Paperback | Princeton University Press | 304 Pages |
$27.95
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PLANTS THAT KILL: A NATURAL HISTORY OF THE WORLD'S MOST POISONOUS PLANTS

Written by Larsson, Sonny
A full-color illustrated guide to the natural history of the most poisonous plants on earth This richly illustrated book provides an in-depth natural history of the most poisonous plants on earth, covering everything from the lethal effects of hemlock and deadly nightshade to the uses of such plants in medicine, ritual, and chemical warfare.
March 6, 2018 | Hardcover | Princeton University Press | 224 Pages |
$29.95
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DOG: A NATURAL HISTORY

Written by Miklósi, Ádám
An accessible and richly illustrated introduction to the natural history of dogs--from evolution, anatomy, cognition, and behavior to the relationship between dogs and humans As one of the oldest domesticated species, selectively bred over millennia to possess specific behaviors and physical characteristics, the dog enjoys a unique relationship with humans.
April 3, 2018 | Hardcover | Princeton University Press | 224 Pages |
$27.95
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PASTA FOR NIGHTINGALES: A 17TH-CENTURY HANDBOOK OF BIRD-CARE AND FOLKLORE

Written by Dal Pozzo, Cassiano
The first-ever English translation of a seventeenth-century ornithology text, complete with historic watercolor illustrations This beautifully illustrated book brings together the newly commissioned, first-ever English translation of one of the earliest studies in ornithology with the original watercolors, now part of the British Royal Collection, that provided the inspiration for its
April 24, 2018 | Hardcover | Yale University Press | 144 Pages |
$22.50
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MARIA SIBYLLA MERIAN: ARTIST, SCIENTIST, ADVENTURER

Written by Kathirithamby, Jeyaraney
A 2018 Moonbeam Children's Books Gold Award Winner! In 1660, at the age of thirteen, Maria Sibylla Merian (1647-1717) began her study of butterfly metamorphosis--years before any other scientist published an accurate description of the process.
February 13, 2018 | Hardcover | Getty Publications | 96 Pages |
$21.95
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BRAVE BIRDS: INSPIRATION ON THE WING

Written by White, Maude
In Brave Birds, cut-paper artist and writer Maude White presents an entirely new collection of sixty-five stunning cut-paper birds. As a source of inspiration, each bird is paired with an original message of kindness and strength associated with its particular traits to encourage bravery and perseverance.
April 10, 2018 | Hardcover | Abrams Image | 160 Pages |
$24.99
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MY CHICKENS AND I

Written by Rossellini, Isabella
In this delightful illustrated book, actress and filmmaker Isabella Rossellini shares her newfound passion for raising chickens. When a cardboard carton dotted with airholes arrived at her door, Rossellini expected to welcome 38 yellow chicks to her Long Island farm.
March 13, 2018 | Hardcover | Abrams Image | 112 Pages |
$24.99

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