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The Audubon Reader

Written by John James Audubon
Edited by Richard Rhodes


Format: eBook, 656 pages
On Sale: January 21, 2015
Price: $14.99

This unprecedented anthology of John James Audubon’s lively and colorful writings about the American wilderness reintroduces the great artist and ornithologist as an exceptional American writer, a predecessor to Thoreau, Emerson, and Melville.

Audubon’s award-winning biographer, Richard Rhodes, has gathered excerpts from his journals, letters, and published works, and has organized them...

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Blood of the Tiger

(Available January 6, 2015)
Blood of the Tiger
Written by J. A. Mills
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807074961
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Blood of the Tiger
A Story of Conspiracy, Greed, and the Battle to Save a Magnificent Species
Written by J. A. Mills


Format: Hardcover, 296 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $27.95

Blood of the Tiger takes readers on a wild ride to save one of the world’s rarest animals from a band of Chinese billionaires.
 
Many people think wild tigers are on the road to recovery, but they are in greater danger than ever—from a menace few experts saw coming.

There... Read more >
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Blood of the Tiger
A Story of Conspiracy, Greed, and the Battle to Save a Magnificent Species
Written by J. A. Mills


Format: eBook, 296 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $27.95

Blood of the Tiger takes readers on a wild ride to save one of the world’s rarest animals from a band of Chinese billionaires.
 
Many people think wild tigers are on the road to recovery, but they are in greater danger than ever—from a menace few experts saw coming.

There... Read more >
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Measuring and Monitoring Biological Diversity
Standard Methods for Amphibians
Edited by Ronald Heyer, Maureen A. Donnelly, Mercedes Foster and Roy Mcdiarmid


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: December 16, 2014
Price: $36.95

Measuring and Monitoring Biological Diversity is the first book to provide comprehensive coverage of standard methods for biodiversity sampling of amphibians, with information on analyzing and using data that will interest biologists in general.

In this manual, nearly fifty herpetologists recommend ten standard sampling procedures for measuring and monitoring amphibian and many... Read more >
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Grassland Grouse and Their Conservation

Written by Paul A. Johnsgard


Format: eBook
On Sale: December 3, 2014
Price: $39.95

Paul Johnsgard, one of the world's leading ornithologists, has written this book as a call to action. Conservationists have seen a marked decline in the populations of North American grouse, particularly the grassland-adapted species. Unless action is taken swiftly, at least one species -- Attwater's prairie-chicken -- is certain to follow... Read more >
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Mouse Muse
Mouse Muse
Written by Lorna Owen
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580933940
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Mouse Muse
The Mouse in Art
Written by Lorna Owen


Format: Hardcover, 168 pages
On Sale: November 18, 2014
Price: $35.00

A beautifully designed introduction to art history by way of artworks that feature the mouse—from the ancient world to drawings by Picasso, Disney, and Art Spiegelman.
 
Across centuries and civilizations, artists have used the mouse—the planet’s most common mammal after us—to illustrate our myths and beliefs. Mice have appeared as... Read more >
National Geographic Angry Birds Animal Showdown
National Geographic Angry Birds Animal Showdown
Written by Mel White, Foreword by Peter Vesterbacka
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426215162
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National Geographic Angry Birds Animal Showdown
50 Wild and Crazy Animal Face-Offs
Written by Mel White
Foreword by Peter Vesterbacka


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $13.95

Nature can be beautiful, but it can also get angry! A direct follow-up to National Geographic Angry Birds, this book uncovers real-life showdowns in nature, like the birds vs. pigs face-off that fans of the game know and love. Explore the natural world with the Angry Birds and get to know the real showdowns... Read more >
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National Geographic Angry Birds Animal Showdown
National Geographic Angry Birds Animal Showdown
Written by Mel White, Foreword by Peter Vesterbacka
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426215179
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National Geographic Angry Birds Animal Showdown
50 Wild and Crazy Animal Face-Offs
Written by Mel White
Foreword by Peter Vesterbacka


Format: Hardcover, 160 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $22.95

Nature can be beautiful, but it can also get angry! A direct follow-up to National Geographic Angry Birds, this book uncovers real-life showdowns in nature, like the birds vs. pigs face-off that fans of the game know and love. Explore the natural world with the Angry Birds and get to know the real showdowns... Read more >
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The Bald Eagle
Haunts and Habits of a Wilderness Monarch
Written by Jon M. Gerrard and Gary R. Bortolotti


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: October 28, 2014
Price: $16.95

The Bald Eagle is a comprehensive description of the morphology, behavior, flight patterns, hunting, migration, nesting, development, and growth of bald eagles. Read more >
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Ireland
A Smithsonian Natural History
Written by Michael Viney


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: October 28, 2014
Price: $24.95

Ireland conjures up images of nature's majesty: sweeping coastlines, rolling green hills, and secluded peat bogs and marshlands. A place of legendary beauty, it is also a land with a rich natural history. Michael Viney invites us to discover the geologic forces that created the island, peer into the famous bone... Read more >
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Friends Forever
Friends Forever
Written by Anne Rogers Smyth
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426213687
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Friends Forever
42 Ways to Celebrate Love, Loyalty, and Togetherness
Written by Anne Rogers Smyth


Format: Hardcover, 96 pages
On Sale: October 21, 2014
Price: $9.95

Warm, witty, and sure to bring an instant smile, Friends Forever is the perfect way to say how much a friend means to you. In this heartwarming--and heartening--little book, colorful photos from the animal kingdom are paired with inspiring sayings that express how important friendship is. This endearing collection of friendly... Read more >
National Geographic Extreme Weather Survival Guide
Understand, Prepare, Survive, Recover
Written by Thomas M. Kostigen


Format: eBook
On Sale: October 21, 2014
Price: $30.00

Hurricanes, floods, wildfires, tornadoes--weather is becoming extreme, and this book tells you how to plan ahead and prepare, respond to emergencies, and survive the worst-case scenarios. From the risks of building on changing coastlines to the safety kit you should have packed up at home, from the telltale signs of a... Read more >
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National Geographic Extreme Weather Survival Guide
National Geographic Extreme Weather Survival Guide
Written by Thomas M. Kostigen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426213762
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National Geographic Extreme Weather Survival Guide
Understand, Prepare, Survive, Recover
Written by Thomas M. Kostigen


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: October 21, 2014
Price: $30.00

Hurricanes, floods, wildfires, tornadoes--weather is becoming extreme, and this book tells you how to plan ahead and prepare, respond to emergencies, and survive the worst-case scenarios. From the risks of building on changing coastlines to the safety kit you should have packed up at home, from the telltale signs of a... Read more >
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The Man Who Walked Through Time
The Man Who Walked Through Time
Written by Colin Fletcher
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804152440
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The Man Who Walked Through Time
The Story of the First Trip Afoot Through the Grand Canyon
Written by Colin Fletcher


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: October 15, 2014
Price: $13.99

The remarkable classic of nature writing by the first man ever to have walked the entire length of the Grand Canyon. Read more >
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River
River
Written by Colin Fletcher
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804152433
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River
One Man's Journey Down the Colorado, Source to Sea
Written by Colin Fletcher


Format: eBook
On Sale: October 15, 2014
Price: $13.99

At age sixty-seven, Colin Fletcher, the guru of backpacking in America, undertook a rigorous six-month raft expedition down the full length of the Colorado River--alone. He needed "something to pare the fat off my soul...to make me grateful, again, for being alive." The 1,700 miles between the Colorado's source in Wyoming... Read more >
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A History of Life in 100 Fossils

Written by Paul D. Taylor and Aaron O'Dea


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2014
Price: $34.95

A History of Life in 100 Fossils showcases 100 key fossils that together illustrate the evolution of life on earth. Iconic specimens have been selected from the renowned collections of the two premier natural history museums in the world, the Smithsonian Institution, Washington, and the Natural History Museum, London. The fossils... Read more >
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A History of Life in 100 Fossils
A History of Life in 100 Fossils
Written by Paul D. Taylor and Aaron O'Dea
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781588344823
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A History of Life in 100 Fossils

Written by Paul D. Taylor and Aaron O'Dea


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2014
Price: $34.95

A History of Life in 100 Fossils showcases 100 key fossils that together illustrate the evolution of life on earth. Iconic specimens have been selected from the renowned collections of the two premier natural history museums in the world, the Smithsonian Institution, Washington, and the Natural History Museum, London. The fossils... Read more >
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National Geographic Complete Birds of North America, 2nd Edition
National Geographic Complete Birds of North America, 2nd Edition
Edited by Jonathan Alderfer
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426213731
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National Geographic Complete Birds of North America, 2nd Edition
Now Covering More Than 1,000 Species With the Most-Detailed Information Found in a Single Volume
Edited by Jonathan Alderfer


Format: Hardcover, 744 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $40.00

Essential, comprehensive, and easy to use, the revised edition of National Geographic Complete Birds of North America is an astonishing resource that covers every bird species found in North America as well as all the seasonal visitors. Entries are organized by family group, the taxonomic organization newly updated to match current... Read more >
Beyond Growth
The Economics of Sustainable Development
Written by Herman E. Daly


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 30, 2014
Price: $27.50

"Daly is turning economics inside out by putting the earth and its diminishing natural resources at the center of the field . . . a kind of reverse Copernican revolution in economics." 
--Utne Reader

"Considered by most to be the dean of ecological economics, Herman E. Daly elegantly topples many shibboleths in Beyond Growth. Daly... Read more >
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The Night Sky, Updated and Expanded Edition
Soul and Cosmos: The Physics and Metaphysics of the Stars and Planets
Written by Richard Grossinger
Foreword by Bernadette Mayer


Format: eBook, 840 pages
On Sale: September 30, 2014
Price: $29.95

Ever since Homo sapiens first looked up at the stars, we as a species have been looking for meaning in the mysteries of the night sky. Over the millennia, as our knowledge, science, and technology developed, the stories we told ourselves about the universe and our place in it developed as... Read more >
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The Night Sky, Updated and Expanded Edition
The Night Sky, Updated and Expanded Edition
Written by Richard Grossinger, Foreword by Bernadette Mayer
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583947104
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The Night Sky, Updated and Expanded Edition
Soul and Cosmos: The Physics and Metaphysics of the Stars and Planets
Written by Richard Grossinger
Foreword by Bernadette Mayer


Format: Trade Paperback, 840 pages
On Sale: September 30, 2014
Price: $29.95

Ever since Homo sapiens first looked up at the stars, we as a species have been looking for meaning in the mysteries of the night sky. Over the millennia, as our knowledge, science, and technology developed, the stories we told ourselves about the universe and our place in it developed as... Read more >
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Where Climate Is Heading
Where Climate Is Heading
Written by Climate Central
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781101910344
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Where Climate Is Heading

Written by Climate Central


Format: eBook, 32 pages
On Sale: September 16, 2014
Price: $0.99

An eBook short.

A selection from the much-praised climate change primer Global Weirdness, written by Climate Central, the nonprofit, nonpartisan source for all things climate-related: a straightforward, unbiased, peer-reviewed, roll-up-your-sleeves practical account of what we can expect from climate change in the future. 

Over the last several decades, human greenhouse gas emissions have... Read more >
Full-Rip 9.0
Full-Rip 9.0
Written by Sandi Doughton
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781570619427
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The Next Big Earthquake in the Pacific Northwest
Written by Sandi Doughton


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $18.95

Scientists have identified Seattle, Portland, and Vancouver as the urban centers of what will be the biggest earthquake, also called a mega-quake, in the continental United States. A quake will happen--in fact it's actually overdue. The Cascadia subduction zone is 750 miles long, running along the Pacific coast from Northern California... Read more >
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Home Grown
Home Grown
Written by Ben Hewitt
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781611801699
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Home Grown
Adventures in Parenting off the Beaten Path, Unschooling, and Reconnecting with the Natural World
Written by Ben Hewitt


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $14.95

When Ben Hewitt and his wife bought a sprawling acreage of field and forest in northern Vermont, the landscape easily allowed them to envision the self-sustaining family farm they were eager to start. But over the years, the land became so much more than a building site; it became the birthplace... Read more >
The Age of Missing Information
The Age of Missing Information
Written by Bill McKibben
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804153430
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The Age of Missing Information

Written by Bill McKibben


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 3, 2014
Price: $11.99

“Highly personal and original . . . McKibben goes beyond Marshall McLuhan’s theory that the medium is the message.”
——The New York Times

Imagine watching an entire day’s worth of television on every single channel. Acclaimed environmental writer and culture critic Bill McKibben subjected himself to this sensory overload in an experiment... Read more >
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