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The Orchid Thief
The Orchid Thief
Written by Susan Orlean
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307795298
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The Orchid Thief
A True Story of Beauty and Obsession
Written by Susan Orlean


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: July 20, 2011
Price: $1.99

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • A NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK
 
A modern classic of personal journalism, The Orchid Thief is Susan Orlean’s wickedly funny, elegant, and captivating tale of an amazing obsession. Determined to clone an endangered flower—the rare ghost orchid Polyrrhiza lindenii—a deeply eccentric and oddly attractive man... Read more >
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The One-Straw Revolution
An Introduction to Natural Farming
Written by Masanobu Fukuoka
Preface by Wendell Berry
Afterword by Masanobu Fukuoka
Translated by Larry Korn
Introduction by Frances Moore Lappe


Format: eBook, 200 pages
On Sale: September 8, 2010
Price: $15.95

Call it “Zen and the Art of Farming” or a “Little Green Book,” Masanobu Fukuoka’s manifesto about farming, eating, and the limits of human knowledge presents a radical challenge to the global systems we rely on for our food. At the same time, it is a spiritual memoir of a man... Read more >
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American Buffalo
American Buffalo
Written by Steven Rinella
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385526852
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American Buffalo
In Search of a Lost Icon
Written by Steven Rinella


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: December 2, 2008
Price: $11.99

From the host of the Travel Channel’s “The Wild Within.”

A hunt for the American buffalo—an adventurous, fascinating examination of an animal that has haunted the American imagination.
 
In 2005, Steven Rinella won a lottery permit to hunt for a wild buffalo, or American bison, in the Alaskan wilderness. Despite the odds—there’s only a... Read more >
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The Spell of the Sensuous
The Spell of the Sensuous
Written by David Abram
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307830555
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The Spell of the Sensuous
Perception and Language in a More-Than-Human World
Written by David Abram


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: October 17, 2012
Price: $12.99

Animal tracks, word magic, the speech of stones, the power of letters, and the taste of the wind all figure prominently in this intellectual tour de force that returns us to our senses and to the sensuous terrain that sustains us. This is a major work of ecological philosophy that startles... Read more >
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Sacred Economics
Money, Gift, and Society in the Age of Transition
Written by Charles Eisenstein


Format: eBook, 496 pages
On Sale: July 12, 2011
Price: $22.95

Sacred Economics traces the history of money from ancient gift economies to modern capitalism, revealing how the money system has contributed to alienation, competition, and scarcity, destroyed community, and necessitated endless growth. Today, these trends have reached their extreme—but in the wake of their collapse, we may find great opportunity to... Read more >
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The Wild Trees
The Wild Trees
Written by Richard Preston
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781588366030
Our Price: $13.99
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The Wild Trees
A Story of Passion and Daring
Written by Richard Preston


Format: eBook
On Sale: April 10, 2007
Price: $13.99

Hidden away in foggy, uncharted rain forest valleys in Northern California are the largest and tallest organisms the world has ever sustained–the coast redwood trees, Sequoia sempervirens. Ninety-six percent of the ancient redwood forests have been destroyed by logging, but the untouched fragments that remain are among the great wonders of... Read more >
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Planetwalker
22 Years of Walking. 17 Years of Silence.
Written by John Francis, Ph.D.


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2008
Price: $16.95

When the struggle to save oil-soaked birds and restore blackened beaches left him feeling frustrated and helpless, John Francis decided to take a more fundamental and personal stand—he stopped using all forms of motorized transportation. Soon after embarking on this quest that would span two decades and two continents, the young... Read more >
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When Elephants Weep
When Elephants Weep
Written by Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson, Contribution by Susan McCarthy
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307574206
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When Elephants Weep
The Emotional Lives of Animals
Written by Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson
Contribution by Susan McCarthy


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: October 21, 2009
Price: $14.99

This national bestseller exploring the complex emotional lives of animals was hailed as "a masterpiece" by Elizabeth Marshall Thomas and as "marvelous" by Jane Goodall.

The popularity of When Elephants Weep has swept the nation, as author Jeffrey Masson appeared on Dateline NBC, Good Morning America, and was profiled in People... Read more >
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Nature Wars
Nature Wars
Written by Jim Sterba
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307985668
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Nature Wars
The Incredible Story of How Wildlife Comebacks Turned Backyards into Battlegrounds
Written by Jim Sterba


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: November 13, 2012
Price: $11.99

This may be hard to believe but it is very likely that more people live in closer proximity to more wild animals, birds and trees in the eastern United States today than anywhere on the planet at any time in history.  For nature lovers, this should be wonderful news -- unless...

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The Soul of All Living Creatures
The Soul of All Living Creatures
Written by Vint Virga, D.V.M.
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307718884
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The Soul of All Living Creatures
What Animals Can Teach Us About Being Human
Written by Vint Virga, D.V.M.


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: July 9, 2013
Price: $11.99

As profiled in the New York Times Magazine…

Based on the author’s twenty-five years of experience as a veterinarian and veterinary behaviorist, The Soul of All Living Creatures delves into the inner lives of animals – from whales, wolves, and leopards to mice, dogs, and cats – and explores the relationships we forge... Read more >
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