Gardening

TULIP

Written by Fisher, Celia
A long time ago, you could only find them on the slopes of remote mountain ranges in Asia, but today they are the very symbol of modern genetics, a species unrivalled for the variety of colors and forms that breeders can create: tulips.
May 15, 2017 | Hardcover | Reaktion Books | 224 Pages |
$27.00

RAPTOR: A JOURNEY THROUGH BIRDS

Written by Lockhart, James MacDonald
From the merlin to the golden eagle, the goshawk to the honey buzzard, James Macdonald Lockhart's stunning debut is a quest of beak, talon, wing, and sky.
April 7, 2017 | Hardcover | University of Chicago Press | 384 Pages |
$29.00

CURATORS: BEHIND THE SCENES OF NATURAL HISTORY MUSEUMS

Written by Grande, Lance
Over the centuries, natural history museums have evolved from being little more than musty repositories of stuffed animals and pinned bugs, to being crucial generators of new scientific knowledge. They have also become vibrant educational centers, full of engaging exhibits that share those discoveries with students and an enthusiastic general public.
March 21, 2017 | Hardcover | University of Chicago Press | 432 Pages |
$35.00

DR. ELEANOR'S BOOK OF COMMON SPIDERS

Written by Spicer Rice, Eleanor
Spiders have a problem, and it's us. Despite their magnificent talents for crafting webs, capturing mosquitoes, and camouflage, for millennia arachnophobia has hampered our ability to appreciate these eight-legged and -eyed marvels.
February 6, 2018 | Paperback | University of Chicago Press | 80 Pages |
$20.00

MEGAFIRE: THE RACE TO EXTINGUISH A DEADLY EPIDEMIC OF FLAME

Written by Kodas, Michael
A brilliant exploration of the rising phenomenon of megafires--forest fires of alarming scale, intensity, and devastation--that explains the science of what is causing them and captures the danger and heroism of those who fight them
August 22, 2017 | Hardcover | Houghton Mifflin | 384 Pages |
$28.00

GARDENS OF BEAUTY: GARDENS OF THE BORROMEO ISLANDS

A tribute to the beauty of the famed Italian gardens of Isola Bella and Isola Madre, two precious jewels of Italy's Lake Maggiore. The islands of Isola Bella and Isola Madre have belonged to the Borromeo family since the sixteenth century. From the very beginning, this noble Italian family aimed to transform these fishing islands into small earthly paradises boasting lush gardens.
May 16, 2017 | Hardcover | Electa | 176 Pages |
$45.00

CAT ALPHABET: A VISUAL A-Z OF CAT BEHAVIOR

Written by Smith, Pete
A hilarious visual A-Z of classic cat behaviors with a comic twist. The Cat's Alphabet takes you on an entertaining journey from the A through to the Z of feline idiosyncracies. A is for the Agile cat, capable of leaping four times his height to retrieve the chicken chew he left on top of the cupboard...well, after his seven-hour nap, perhaps.
May 16, 2017 | Hardcover | Smith Street Books | 128 Pages |
$14.95

FRANCE IN BLOOM: THE BEST-LOVED GARDENS

Written by Bern, Stephane
Draw inspiration from the country's rich floral diversity in this vibrant tour through France's private gardens--from the rustic hamlets of Burgundy to the mountainous Alps to the island paradise of Corsica. From the verdant farmlands of Normandy to the tropical oasis of the Mediterranean coast, or from the rolling fields of poppies in Provence to the azalea bushes of the Loire Valley,
March 13, 2018 | Hardcover | Flammarion-Pere Castor | 256 Pages |
$34.95

FOSSILS: A PHOTOGRAPHIC FIELD GUIDE

Written by Pellant, Helen
This title offers a new, reformatted and updated edition of this popular title which is suitable for experts and armchair enthusiasts alike. Fossils: A Photographic Field Guide will appeal to anyone interested in uncovering the many mysteries of the subject.
January 31, 2017 | Paperback | Bloomsbury Natural History | 240 Pages |
$18.00
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TULIP: TWENTIETH ANNIVERSARY EDITION

Written by Pavord, Anna
A twentieth anniversary edition of the classic, featuring new material by the author.
November 19, 2019 | Hardcover | Bloomsbury Publishing | 480 Pages |
$60.00

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