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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
Format: Hardcover
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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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: 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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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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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 >
Uncertain Peril
Uncertain Peril
Written by Claire Hope Cummings
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ISBN: 9780807085813
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Uncertain Peril
Genetic Engineering and the Future of Seeds
Written by Claire Hope Cummings


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: March 1, 2009
Price: $21.00

Life on earth is facing unprecedented challenges from global warming, war, and mass extinctions. The plight of seeds is a less visible but no less fundamental threat to our survival. Seeds are at the heart of the planet's life-support systems. Their power to regenerate and adapt are essential to maintaining our... Read more >
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Nature's Second Chance
Restoring the Ecology of Stone Prairie Farm
Written by Steven Apfelbaum


Format: eBook0
On Sale: February 1, 2009
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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The Last Flight of the Scarlet Macaw
The Last Flight of the Scarlet Macaw
Written by Bruce Barcott
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ISBN: 9780812973136
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The Last Flight of the Scarlet Macaw
One Woman's Fight to Save the World's Most Beautiful Bird
Written by Bruce Barcott


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: January 13, 2009
Price: $16.00

Caring for orphaned animals at her own zoo in the tropical country of Belize, Sharon Matola became one of Central America’s greatest wildlife defenders. And when powerful outside forces conspired with the local government to build a dam that would flood the nesting ground of the only scarlet macaws in Belize... Read more >
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Unbowed
Unbowed
Written by Wangari Maathai
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ISBN: 9780307492333
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Unbowed
A Memoir
Written by Wangari Maathai


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: November 12, 2008
Price: $11.99

In Unbowed, Nobel Prize winner Wangari Maathai recounts her extraordinary journey from her childhood in rural Kenya to the world stage. When Maathai founded the Green Belt Movement in 1977, she began a vital poor people’s environmental movement, focused on the empowerment of women, that soon spread across Africa. Persevering through... Read more >
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Mindfully Green
Mindfully Green
Written by Stephanie Kaza
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ISBN: 9781590305836
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Mindfully Green
A Personal and Spiritual Guide to Whole Earth Thinking
Written by Stephanie Kaza


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: November 11, 2008
Price: $17.95

With all the attention on living sustainably, the one thing missing from the conversation is how to find a personal connection with green living that will sustain us on our green path. While practical approaches to an eco-responsible lifestyle offer important first steps, it is critical that we ground these actions... Read more >
You Can Save the Earth
You Can Save the Earth
Written by Sean K. Smith, Edited by June Eding and Anna Krusinski, Created by Andrew Flach
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781578262809
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You Can Save the Earth
7 Reasons Why & 7 Simple Ways. A Book to Benefit the Planet
Written by Sean K. Smith
Edited by June Eding and Anna Krusinski
Created by Andrew Flach


Format: Hardcover, 144 pages
On Sale: September 16, 2008
Price: $12.95

Finally a hopeful book which empowers us to make the choices we need to make...not out of fear but out of love for ourselves, our Earth, and each other.

Includes inspirational quotes from influential environmentalists and thought leaders including Al Gore, Jacques-Yves Cousteau, Martin Luther King, Jr., Mother Teresa, Walt Whitman, Henry... Read more >
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Ready, Set, Green
Ready, Set, Green
Written by Graham Hill and Meaghan O'Neill
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ISBN: 9780345503084
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Ready, Set, Green
Eight Weeks to Modern Eco-Living
Written by Graham Hill and Meaghan O'Neill


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2008
Price: $15.00

The time to save the planet is now.

Ready? Set? Green! Living green means reversing climate change, but it also means protecting your kids and pets, improving your own health, and saving money. And it doesn’t necessarily demand a radical overhaul of your life–just some simple adjustments, such as switching to... Read more >
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Ready, Set, Green
Ready, Set, Green
Written by Graham Hill and Meaghan O'Neill
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Ready, Set, Green
Eight Weeks to Modern Eco-Living
Written by Graham Hill and Meaghan O'Neill


Format: eBook0
On Sale: May 20, 2008
Price: $13.99

The time to save the planet is now.

Ready? Set? Green! Living green means reversing climate change, but it also means protecting your kids and pets, improving your own health, and saving money. And it doesn’t necessarily demand a radical overhaul of your life–just some simple adjustments, such as switching to... Read more >
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Disappearing Destinations
Disappearing Destinations
Written by Kimberly Lisagor and Heather Hansen
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ISBN: 9780307277367
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Disappearing Destinations
37 Places in Peril and What Can Be Done to Help Save Them
Written by Kimberly Lisagor and Heather Hansen


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2008
Price: $15.95

A beautiful and memorable look at some of the most gorgeous endangered places on the planet.

Machu Picchu is a mesmerizing, ancient Incan city tucked away in the mountains of Peru, but it is rapidly being worn down by the thousands of feet treading across its stones. Glacier National Park is a... Read more >
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Planetwalker
Planetwalker
Written by John Francis, Ph.D.
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ISBN: 9781426202759
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Planetwalker
22 Years of Walking. 17 Years of Silence.
Written by John Francis, Ph.D.


Format: Hardcover, 288 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2008
Price: $26.00

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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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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Red Bird
Red Bird
Written by Mary Oliver
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ISBN: 9780807068922
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Red Bird
Poems
Written by Mary Oliver


Format: Hardcover, 96 pages
On Sale: April 1, 2008
Price: $23.00

Red bird came all winter / firing up the landscape / as nothing else could. So begins Mary Oliver's twelfth book of poetry, and the image of that fiery bird stays with the reader, appearing in unexpected forms and guises until, in a postscript, he explains himself: "For truly the body... Read more >
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Red Bird
Poems
Written by Mary Oliver


Format: eBook0
On Sale: April 1, 2008
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 her disobedient... Read more >
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Living Like Ed
Living Like Ed
Written by Ed Begley, Jr.
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ISBN: 9780307451972
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Living Like Ed
A Guide to the Eco-Friendly Life
Written by Ed Begley, Jr.


Format: eBook0
On Sale: March 25, 2008
Price: $12.99

FROM THE PIONEER OF ECO-CONSCIOUS LIVING

A committed environmentalist for more than thirty years, Ed Begley, Jr., has always tried to “live simply so others may simply live.” Now, as more and more of us are looking for ways to reduce our impact on the planet and live a better, greener life... Read more >
Forest Defenders
Forest Defenders
Photographed by Christopher LaMarca
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ISBN: 9781576874288
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Forest Defenders
The Confrontational American Landscape
Photographed by Christopher LaMarca


Format: Hardcover, 112 pages
On Sale: March 4, 2008
Price: $39.95

“Whether he’s in a dingy fluorescent basement or a beautiful sunlit forest, LaMarca always manages to finesse something amazing.”
—Paul Moakley, Newsweek

Controversy erupted in March 2005 when, with the blessing of the Bush administration, logging companies began sawing into old growth reserves (sections of the federal forestland set aside... Read more >
True Green at Work
True Green at Work
Written by Kim Mckay, Jenny Bonnin and Tim Wallace
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ISBN: 9781426202636
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True Green at Work
100 Ways You Can Make the Environment Your Business
Written by Kim Mckay, Jenny Bonnin and Tim Wallace


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2008
Price: $19.95

Now, from the authors of the quintessential how-to-go-green guide for individuals and households, this definitive do-it-yourself manual is for the working world—businesses, workers, and day-to-day life at the office. Positive and practical, True Green at Work tells everyone who holds a job, from top executives on down the ladder, how to... Read more >
The Wild Trees
The Wild Trees
Written by Richard Preston
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ISBN: 9780812975598
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The Wild Trees
A Story of Passion and Daring
Written by Richard Preston


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: February 12, 2008
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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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Bush Versus the Environment
Bush Versus the Environment
Written by Robert S. Devine
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ISBN: 9780307425126
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Bush Versus the Environment

Written by Robert S. Devine


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $11.99

Since becoming president, George W. Bush has walked away from the Kyoto Protocol, pushed for oil drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, undermined protections for endangered species and wilderness, and retreated from his campaign pledge to regulate carbon dioxide. But the president’s agenda reaches deeper than these well-known policies. In... Read more >
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Cool Green Stuff
Cool Green Stuff
Written by Dave Evans
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ISBN: 9780307395573
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Cool Green Stuff
A Guide to Finding Great Recycled, Sustainable, Renewable Objects You Will Love
Written by Dave Evans


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: October 30, 2007
Price: $14.95

As fun to look at as it is to use, Cool Green Stuff features a gallery of environmentally friendly fashions, jewelry, bags, gadgets, home decor, and other one-of-a-kind products that were designed and produced to make the world a cooler and greener place. Inspired by the latest reports of “cool hunters”—a... Read more >
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