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Eco-Sex
Eco-Sex
Written by Stefanie Iris Weiss
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ISBN: 9781580081184
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Eco-Sex
Go Green Between the Sheets and Make Your Love Life Sustainable
Written by Stefanie Iris Weiss


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: March 30, 2010
Price: $14.99

Join the Eco-Sexual Revolution
 
Leaving a smaller carbon footprint in the bedroom is easy with Eco-Sex, a green sex guide that will inspire both sexual and ecological excitement. Renew your passion for the environment while you recharge your love life—with green sex toys, low-impact lingerie, fair-trade condoms, bamboo bed linens, conflict-free diamonds... Read more >
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Eco-Sex
Written by Stefanie Iris Weiss
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Eco-Sex
Go Green Between the Sheets and Make Your Love Life Sustainable
Written by Stefanie Iris Weiss


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: March 30, 2010
Price: $13.99

Join the Eco-Sexual Revolution
 
Leaving a smaller carbon footprint in the bedroom is easy with Eco-Sex, a green sex guide that will inspire both sexual and ecological excitement. Renew your passion for the environment while you recharge your love life—with green sex toys, low-impact lingerie, fair-trade condoms, bamboo bed linens, conflict-free diamonds... Read more >
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National Geographic Rare
National Geographic Rare
Written by Joel Sartore
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ISBN: 9781426205750
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National Geographic Rare
Portraits of America's Endangered Species
Written by Joel Sartore


Format: Hardcover, 160 pages
On Sale: March 16, 2010
Price: $24.00

When a few of these photographs first appeared in the National Geographic magazine January 2009 issue, they were hailed as an arresting reminder of the hundreds of species teetering on the brink of final extinction—more than 1,200 animals and plants in all. Now, in Rare, Joel Sartore and National Geographic present... Read more >
True Green Life
True Green Life
Written by Kim Mckay and Jenny Bonnin
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ISBN: 9781426205170
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True Green Life
In 100 Everyday Ways
Written by Kim Mckay and Jenny Bonnin


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: March 16, 2010
Price: $19.95

National Geographic’s very popular True Green series has always featured a winning blend of easy-to-follow advice, informative or surprising facts, and dynamic illustrations, integrated by a simple, clean design. Now, in our fifth title, we explore the truly Green life in 100 brand-new ways.

True Green Life is the natural next step... Read more >
Shift Your Habit
Shift Your Habit
Written by Elizabeth Rogers
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ISBN: 9780307465306
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Shift Your Habit
Easy Ways to Save Money, Simplify Your Life, and Save the Planet
Written by Elizabeth Rogers


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: March 9, 2010
Price: $14.00

Save Your Planet—and Your Wallet

Going green doesn’t mean spending big bucks on organic food, solar panels, and hybrid cars. At its core, green living is simply about moderation, efficiency, and—believe it or not—living less expensively. Shift Your Habit shows you how to make easy changes to your lifestyle that will... Read more >
Written in Water
Written in Water
Edited by Irena Salina
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ISBN: 9781426205729
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Written in Water
Messages of Hope for Earth's Most Precious Resource
Edited by Irena Salina


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: February 16, 2010
Price: $26.00

Written in Water: Messages of Hope for Earth's Most Precious Resource comprises a collection of essays authored by heroes and leaders in the field of water solutions and innovations—a broad range of people from varied disciplines who have contributed their hearts and minds to bringing awareness to and conserving Earth’s freshwater supply... Read more >
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Written in Water
Messages of Hope for Earth's Most Precious Resource
Edited by Irena Salina


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: February 16, 2010
Price: $26.00


Written in Water: Messages of Hope for Earth's Most Precious Resource 
comprises a collection of essays authored by heroes and leaders in the field of water solutions and innovations—a broad range of people from varied disciplines who have contributed their hearts and minds to bringing awareness to and conserving Earth’s freshwater... Read more >
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The Future of Ice
The Future of Ice
Written by Gretel Ehrlich
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ISBN: 9780307485311
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The Future of Ice
A Journey Into Cold
Written by Gretel Ehrlich


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: February 10, 2010
Price: $11.99

This book was written out of Gretel Ehrlich’s love for winter–for remote and cold places, for the ways winter frees our imagination and invigorates our feet, mind, and soul–and also out of the fear that our “democracy of gratification” has irreparably altered the climate.

Over the course of a year, Ehrlich... Read more >
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Nature's Second Chance
Nature's Second Chance
Written by Steven Apfelbaum
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ISBN: 9780807085967
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Nature's Second Chance
Restoring the Ecology of Stone Prairie Farm
Written by Steven Apfelbaum


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2010
Price: $16.00

Renowned conservationist Aldo Leopold once wrote, "A thing is right when it tends to preserve the integrity, stability, and beauty of the biotic community. It is wrong when it does otherwise."

Few have taken Leopold's vision more to heart than Steven I. Apfelbaum, who has, over the last thirty years, transformed his... Read more >
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True Food
True Food
Written by Annie B. Bond, Melissa Breyer and Wendy Gordon, Foreword by Alice Waters
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426205941
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True Food
Eight Simple Steps to a Healthier You
Written by Annie B. Bond, Melissa Breyer and Wendy Gordon
Foreword by Alice Waters


Format: Hardcover, 320 pages
On Sale: December 29, 2009
Price: $26.00

This inviting, encouraging how-to turns the ideals of today’s food revolution into eight practical steps to a healthier, more natural diet. It’s a workable blueprint for enlightening your kitchen in ways that are good for you, your family, your pocketbook—and the environment. Friendly and fun, featuring lighthearted design and lively writing... Read more >
On Thin Ice
On Thin Ice
Written by Richard Ellis
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On Thin Ice

Written by Richard Ellis


Format: eBook, 416 pages
On Sale: November 17, 2009
Price: $13.99

Polar bears—fierce and majestic—have captivated us for centuries. Feared by explorers, revered by the Inuit, and beloved by zoo goers everywhere, they are a symbol for the harsh beauty and muscular grace of the Arctic. But as global warming threatens the ice caps’ integrity, the polar bear has also come to...

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The Consumer's Guide to Effective Environmental Choices
The Consumer's Guide to Effective Environmental Choices
Written by Michael Brower and Warren Leon
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ISBN: 9780307427021
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The Consumer's Guide to Effective Environmental Choices
Practical Advice from The Union of Concerned Scientists
Written by Michael Brower and Warren Leon


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2009
Price: $13.99

From one of the most prestigious nonprofit organizations devoted to environmental issues comes a clear, practical, and rational overview of the relationship between consumers and the environment.
        
Paper or plastic? Bus or car? Old house or new? Cloth diapers or disposables? Some choices have a huge impact on the environment; others are... Read more >
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The Bedside Book of Beasts
The Bedside Book of Beasts
Written by Graeme Gibson
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ISBN: 9780385524599
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The Bedside Book of Beasts
A Wildlife Miscellany
Written by Graeme Gibson


Format: Hardcover, 384 pages
On Sale: November 3, 2009
Price: $35.00

In a wonderfully diverse selection of writings and gorgeous illustrations, this stunning companion to The Bedside Book of Birds explores the relationship between predators and their prey.

The intricate, complex connection between the hunter and the hunted has defined animal life on earth throughout time. In The Bedside Book of Beasts, Graeme... Read more >
Science as a Contact Sport
Inside the Battle to Save Earth's Climate
Written by Stephen H. Schneider


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: November 3, 2009
Price: $28.00

It’s been nearly four decades since scientists first realized that global warming posed a potential threat to our planet. Why, if we knew of the threats way back in the Carter Administration, can’t we act decisively to limit greenhouse gases, deforestation, and catastrophic warming trends? Why are we still addicted to... Read more >
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The Sibley Guide to Trees
The Sibley Guide to Trees
Written by David Allen Sibley
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ISBN: 9780375415197
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The Sibley Guide to Trees

Written by David Allen Sibley


Format: Hardcover, 464 pages
On Sale: September 15, 2009
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David Allen Sibley, the preeminent bird-guide author and illustrator, now applies his formidable skills of identification and illustration to the trees of North America.

Monumental in scope but small enough to take into the field, The Sibley Guide to Trees is an astonishingly elegant guide to a complex subject. It condenses a... Read more >
The National Parks
The National Parks
Written by Dayton Duncan and Ken Burns
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ISBN: 9780307268969
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The National Parks
America's Best Idea
Written by Dayton Duncan and Ken Burns


Format: Hardcover, 432 pages
On Sale: September 8, 2009
Price: $50.00

The companion volume to the twelve-hour PBS series from the acclaimed filmmaker behind The Civil War, Baseball, and The War

America’s national parks spring from an idea as radical as the Declaration of Independence: that the nation’s most magnificent and sacred places should be preserved, not for royalty or the rich, but... Read more >
The National Parks
The National Parks
Written by Dayton Duncan and Ken Burns, Read by Ken Burns
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America's Best Idea
Written by Dayton Duncan and Ken Burns
Read by Ken Burns


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America’s national parks spring from an idea as radical as the Declaration of Independence: that the nation’s most magnificent and sacred places should be preserved, not for royalty or the rich, but... Read more >
Galapagos at the Crossroads
Pirates, Biologists, Tourists, and Creationists Battle for Darwin's Cradle of Evolution
Written by Carol Ann Bassett


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: May 19, 2009
Price: $26.00

As eloquent as it is alarming, Carol Ann Bassett’s portrait of today’s Galápagos depicts a deadly collision of economics, politics, and the environment that may destroy one of the world’s last Edens.

For millions, the Galápagos Islands represent nature at its most unspoiled, an inviolate place famed for its rare flora... Read more >
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Galapagos at the Crossroads
Galapagos at the Crossroads
Written by Carol Ann Bassett
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Galapagos at the Crossroads
Pirates, Biologists, Tourists, and Creationists Battle for Darwin's Cradle of Evolution
Written by Carol Ann Bassett


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: May 19, 2009
Price: $26.00

As eloquent as it is alarming, Carol Ann Bassett’s portrait of today’s Galápagos depicts a deadly collision of economics, politics, and the environment that may destroy one of the world’s last Edens.

For millions, the Galápagos Islands represent nature at its most unspoiled, an inviolate place famed for its rare flora... Read more >
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Red Bird
Red Bird
Written by Mary Oliver
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ISBN: 9780807068939
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Red Bird
Poems
Written by Mary Oliver


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: April 1, 2009
Price: $16.00

Mary Oliver's twelfth book of poetry, Red Bird comprises sixty-one poems, the most ever in a single volume of her work. Overflowing with her keen observation of the natural world and her gratitude for its gifts, for the many people she has loved in her seventy years, as well as for... Read more >
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Extreme Ice Now
Extreme Ice Now
Written by James Balog
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ISBN: 9781426204012
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Extreme Ice Now
Vanishing Glaciers and Changing Climate: A Progress Report
Written by James Balog


Format: Hardcover, 120 pages
On Sale: March 24, 2009
Price: $24.00

Using both time-lapse and conventional photography as well as digital video, the Extreme Ice Survey is the most extensive visual study ever conducted to illustrate the catastrophic melting of glacial ice. The result is a dramatic and timely demonstration of global warming’s dangerous consequences from Alaska to Iceland to the Alps... Read more >
Sara Snow's Fresh Living
Sara Snow's Fresh Living
Written by Sara Snow
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ISBN: 9780553906257
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Sara Snow's Fresh Living
The Essential Room-by-Room Guide to a Greener, Healthier Family and Home
Written by Sara Snow


Format: eBook, 250 pages
On Sale: March 24, 2009
Price: $13.99

In this easy-to-follow guide, the green-living expert and host of the popular TV shows Living Fresh and Get Fresh with Sara Snow offers busy families simple, affordable ways to create a healthy, environmentally friendly home—room by room.

Every day, families make countless consumer choices, from which diapers to use to which apples... Read more >
Gardening Eden
Gardening Eden
Written by Michael Abbate
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ISBN: 9780307444998
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Gardening Eden
How Creation Care Will Change Your Faith, Your Life, and Our World
Written by Michael Abbate


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: March 17, 2009
Price: $13.99

Before the snake,
the apple,
and the Ten Commandments,
God created a garden…

“Spiritual environmentalism” did not start out as an oxymoron–it was an invitation.

Yet today, many believe God’s first job description for humankind has been replaced by other “worthier pursuits”. Why has this simple instruction become so controversial? How does one sort through... Read more >
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Gardening Eden
Gardening Eden
Written by Michael Abbate
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ISBN: 9780307446008
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Gardening Eden
How Creation Care Will Change Your Faith, Your Life, and Our World
Written by Michael Abbate


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: March 17, 2009
Price: $10.99

Before the snake,
the apple,
and the Ten Commandments,
God created a garden…

“Spiritual environmentalism” did not start out as an oxymoron–it was an invitation.

Yet today, many believe God’s first job description for humankind has been replaced by other “worthier pursuits”. Why has this simple instruction become so controversial? How does one sort through... Read more >
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Toxic Truth
Toxic Truth
Written by Lydia Denworth
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807000328
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Toxic Truth
A Scientist, a Doctor, and the Battle over Lead
Written by Lydia Denworth


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: March 1, 2009
Price: $27.95

They didn't start out as environmental warriors. Clair Patterson was a geochemist focused on determining the age of the Earth. Herbert Needleman was a pediatrician treating inner-city children. But in the chemistry lab and the hospital ward, they met a common enemy: lead. It was literally everywhere-in gasoline and paint, of... Read more >
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