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Craig Childs is a commentator for NPR’s Morning Edition, and his work has appeared in The New York Times, Los Angeles Times, Men’s Journal, Outside, The Sun, and Orion. He has won numerous awards including the 2011 Ellen Meloy Desert Writers Award, 2008 Rowell Award for the Art of Adventure, the 2007 Sigurd Olson Nature Writing Award, and the 2003 Spirit of the West Award for his body of work.

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Apocalyptic Planet
A Field Guide to the Future of the Earth
Written by Craig Childs


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: July 2, 2013
Price: $16.95

2013 Orion Book Award Winner
2013 Sigurd F. Olson Nature Writing Award Winner

Ours is not a stable planet. It is prone to sudden, violent natural disasters and extremes of climate. In this exhilarating exploration of our globe, Craig Childs goes to where the apocalypse can be seen now. From the driest deserts... Read more >
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Apocalyptic Planet
Field Guide to the Everending Earth
Written by Craig Childs


Format: eBook, 368 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: October 2, 2012
Price: $15.99

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