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Backyard Farming: Keeping Honey Bees
Backyard Farming: Keeping Honey Bees
Written by Kim Pezza
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ISBN: 9781578264520
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Backyard Farming: Keeping Honey Bees
From Hive Management to Honey Harvesting and More
Written by Kim Pezza


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: August 27, 2013
Price: $5.95

Your Backyard Farming Experience Begins Here!

Make beekeeping a part of your backyard farming experience: enjoy honey, beeswax and a more fruitful garden, as your bees will work as hard as you do to make your backyard farm a success!


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Backyard Farming: Keeping Honey Bees
From Hive Management to Honey Harvesting and More
Written by Kim Pezza


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: August 27, 2013
Price: $2.99

Your Backyard Farming Experience Begins Here!

Make beekeeping a part of your backyard farming experience: enjoy honey, beeswax and a more fruitful garden, as your bees will work as hard as you do to make your backyard farm a success!


Backyard Farming: Keeping Honey Bees is your guide to successfully caring for your hive... Read more >
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The College of the Atlantic Guide to the Lakes and Ponds of Mt. Desert
The College of the Atlantic Guide to the Lakes and Ponds of Mt. Desert
Written by William V. P. Newlin, Kenneth S. Cline, Rachel Briggs, A. Addison Namnoum and Brett Ciccotelli
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583947975
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The College of the Atlantic Guide to the Lakes and Ponds of Mt. Desert

Written by William V. P. Newlin, Kenneth S. Cline, Rachel Briggs, A. Addison Namnoum and Brett Ciccotelli


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: August 27, 2013
Price: $19.95

Mt. Desert Island, located off the coast of Maine, is blessed with more than twenty-five lakes and forty streams, but most visitors to the island are attracted by its granite coast and never get to explore “the lake country.” The revised and expanded edition of this one-of-a-kind guide is designed to... Read more >
National Geographic Angry Birds
National Geographic Angry Birds
Written by Mel White, Foreword by Peter Vesterbacka
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426213199
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National Geographic Angry Birds
50 True Stories of the Fed Up, Feathered, and Furious
Written by Mel White
Foreword by Peter Vesterbacka


Format: Hardcover, 160 pages
On Sale: August 20, 2013
Price: $22.95

"If playing Angry Birds has suddenly turned you into a bird lover, you’ll want to get your talons on the latest book National Geographic Angry Birds: 50 True Stories of the Fed Up, Feathered and Furious." --geekstyleguide.com

This hilariously eye-popping book showcases real-world angry birds and 50 fantastic stories peppered with tips... Read more >
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The Imperfect Environmentalist
The Imperfect Environmentalist
Written by Sara Gilbert
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ISBN: 9780345537591
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The Imperfect Environmentalist
A Practical Guide to Clearing Your Body, Detoxing Your Home, and Saving the Earth (Without Losing Your Mind)
Written by Sara Gilbert


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: August 13, 2013
Price: $11.99

Actress, producer, mother, and imperfect environmentalist, Sara Gilbert understands how helping the environment can seem overwhelming. Between keeping up with work, friends, and kids, who has the time or money to maintain a compost pile, become an activist, or knit a sweater out of recycled grocery bags? Fortunately, we now know... Read more >
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The Imperfect Environmentalist
The Imperfect Environmentalist
Written by Sara Gilbert
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ISBN: 9780345537584
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The Imperfect Environmentalist
A Practical Guide to Clearing Your Body, Detoxing Your Home, and Saving the Earth (Without Losing Your Mind)
Written by Sara Gilbert


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: August 13, 2013
Price: $18.00

Actress, producer, mother, and imperfect environmentalist, Sara Gilbert understands how helping the environment can seem overwhelming. Between keeping up with work, friends, and kids, who has the time or money to maintain a compost pile, become an activist, or knit a sweater out of recycled grocery bags? Fortunately, we now know... Read more >
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Severe Weather

Written by National Geographic


Format: eBook, 47 pages
On Sale: August 13, 2013
Price: $3.99

Severe weather events like hurricanes and tornadoes have increased fourfold in the last two decades, shaking the foundations of our existence. Weather-related tragedies have fascinated humans throughout time. For those who loved The Perfect Storm andKrakatoa, the millions who log onto daily weather forecasting sites and check weather apps, and people who can't get enough... Read more >
Biology of Marine Mammals

Edited by John E. Reynolds


Format: eBook, 588 pages
On Sale: August 6, 2013
Price: $60.00

Taking an integrated approach to the biology of marine carnivores, cetaceans, and sirenians, twenty-two prominent researchers compare marine mammals with one another and with terrestrial mammals, providing a framework for fundamental biological and ecological concepts. They describe functional morphology, sensory systems, energetics, reproduction, communication and cognition, behavior, distribution, population biology, and... Read more >
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Invisible Nature
Invisible Nature
Written by Kenneth Worthy
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781616147631
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Invisible Nature
Healing the Destructive Divide Between People and the Environment
Written by Kenneth Worthy


Format: Trade Paperback, 396 pages
On Sale: August 6, 2013
Price: $19.00

A revolutionary new understanding of the precarious modern human-nature relationship and a path to a healthier, more sustainable world.

Amidst all the wondrous luxuries of the modern world—smartphones, fast intercontinental travel, Internet movies, fully stocked refrigerators—lies an unnerving fact that may be even more disturbing than all the environmental and social costs...

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Invisible Nature
Healing the Destructive Divide Between People and the Environment
Written by Kenneth Worthy


Format: eBook0
On Sale: August 6, 2013
Price: $11.99

A revolutionary new understanding of the precarious modern human-nature relationship and a path to a healthier, more sustainable world.

Amidst all the wondrous luxuries of the modern world—smartphones, fast intercontinental travel, Internet movies, fully stocked refrigerators—lies an unnerving fact that may be even more disturbing than all the environmental and social costs of...

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Open Water Swimming Manual
Open Water Swimming Manual
Written by Lynne Cox
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345806093
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Open Water Swimming Manual
An Expert's Survival Guide for Triathletes and Open Water Swimmers
Written by Lynne Cox


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: July 30, 2013
Price: $15.95

Lynne Cox has set open water swimming records across the world, and now she has focused her decades-long experience and expertise into this definitive guide to swimming. Cox methodically addresses what is needed to succeed at and enjoy open water swimming, including choosing the right bathing suit and sunscreen; surviving in...

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Open Water Swimming Manual
Open Water Swimming Manual
Written by Lynne Cox
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ISBN: 9780345806109
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Open Water Swimming Manual
An Expert's Survival Guide for Triathletes and Open Water Swimmers
Written by Lynne Cox


Format: eBook0
On Sale: July 30, 2013
Price: $11.99

Lynne Cox has set open water swimming records across the world, and now she has focused her decades-long experience and expertise into this definitive guide to swimming. Cox methodically addresses what is needed to succeed at and enjoy open water swimming, including choosing the right bathing suit and sunscreen; surviving in...

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The Eat-a-Bug Cookbook, Revised
The Eat-a-Bug Cookbook, Revised
Written by David George Gordon
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781607744375
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The Eat-a-Bug Cookbook, Revised
40 Ways to Cook Crickets, Grasshoppers, Ants, Water Bugs, Spiders, Centipedes, and Their Kin
Written by David George Gordon


Format: eBook, 136 pages
On Sale: July 16, 2013
Price: $10.99

With its stylish new package, updated information on the health and environmental benefits of insect eating, and breed-your-own instructions, this new edition of The Eat-a-Bug Cookbook is the go-to resource for anyone interested in becoming an entomological epicure.

For many Americans, eating a lowly insect is something you’d only do on a dare. But... Read more >
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The Eat-a-Bug Cookbook, Revised
The Eat-a-Bug Cookbook, Revised
Written by David George Gordon
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781607744368
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The Eat-a-Bug Cookbook, Revised
40 Ways to Cook Crickets, Grasshoppers, Ants, Water Bugs, Spiders, Centipedes, and Their Kin
Written by David George Gordon


Format: Trade Paperback, 136 pages
On Sale: July 16, 2013
Price: $16.99

With its stylish new package, updated information on the health and environmental benefits of insect eating, and breed-your-own instructions, this new edition of The Eat-a-Bug Cookbook is the go-to resource for anyone interested in becoming an entomological epicure.

For many Americans, eating a lowly insect is something you’d only do on a dare... Read more >
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Wild Edibles
Wild Edibles
Written by Sergei Boutenko
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583946022
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Wild Edibles
A Practical Guide to Foraging, with Easy Identification of 60 Edible Plants and 67 Recipes
Written by Sergei Boutenko


Format: Trade Paperback, 296 pages
On Sale: July 16, 2013
Price: $19.95

In this field guide to foraging wild edible plants, Sergei Boutenko (son of raw-food guru Victoria Boutenko) explores the health benefits of wild-harvested food, explains how to safely identify trailside weeds, herbs, fruits, and greens that grow worldwide, and shares his delicious, nutrient-dense recipes.

Sergei Boutenko has been gathering wild plants since... Read more >
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Wild Edibles
A Practical Guide to Foraging, with Easy Identification of 60 Edible Plants and 67 Recipes
Written by Sergei Boutenko


Format: eBook, 296 pages
On Sale: July 16, 2013
Price: $14.95

In this field guide to foraging wild edible plants, Sergei Boutenko (son of raw-food guru Victoria Boutenko) explores the health benefits of wild-harvested food, explains how to safely identify trailside weeds, herbs, fruits, and greens that grow worldwide, and shares his delicious, nutrient-dense recipes.

Sergei Boutenko has been gathering wild plants since... Read more >
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Lament for an Ocean
Lament for an Ocean
Written by Michael Harris
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781551994765
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Lament for an Ocean
The Collapse of the Atlantic Cod Fishery
Written by Michael Harris


Format: eBook0
On Sale: July 9, 2013
Price: $10.99

The northern cod have been almost wiped out. Once the most plentiful fish on the Grand Banks off the coast of Newfoundland, the cod is now on the brink of extinction, and tens of thousands of people in Atlantic Canada have been left without work by a 1992 moratorium on fishing... Read more >
Raccoons
A Natural History
Written by Samuel I. Zeveloff


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: July 9, 2013
Price: $17.95

The word raccoon is drawn from the Native American Algonquian language. Their term arakun roughly translates to “he who scratches with his hands.” Anyone who has found a raccoon rummaging around in a once securely closed trash container can attest to how skillful raccoons are with their front paws. In fact... Read more >
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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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Apocalyptic Planet
Apocalyptic Planet
Written by Craig Childs
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307476814
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Apocalyptic Planet
A Field Guide to the Future of the Earth
Written by Craig Childs


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
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...

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The Windward Road
The Windward Road
Written by Archie Carr
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307832115
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The Windward Road

Written by Archie Carr


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: June 26, 2013
Price: $12.99

The Windward Road, published in 1956, made history. When Archie Carr began to rove the Caribbean to write about sea turtles, he saw that their numbers were dwindling. Out of this appeal to save them grew the first ventures in international sea turtle conservation and the establishment of the Caribbean Conservation... Read more >
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The Next Big Earthquake in the Pacific Northwest
Written by Sandi Doughton


Format: eBook0
On Sale: June 11, 2013
Price: $23.95

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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The House Guests
The House Guests
Written by John D. MacDonald, Introduction by Dean Koontz
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307827036
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The House Guests

Written by John D. MacDonald
Introduction by Dean Koontz


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: June 11, 2013
Price: $11.99

The House Guests, a classic memoir of animal companionship from John D. MacDonald, the beloved author of Cape Fear and the Travis McGee series, is now available as an eBook.
 
A master of the noir novel turns his sharp insights and considerable narrative talents to the human-animal bond in this charming... Read more >
The Time Of The Buffalo
The Time Of The Buffalo
Written by Tom McHugh
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307828354
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The Time Of The Buffalo

Written by Tom McHugh


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: June 5, 2013
Price: $16.99

According to the Blackfoot creation myth, the spirits first rolled moist earth in their hands and threw the magic symbol to the ground to make men and women. “Next they made earthen images of buffalo, blowing on them to bring them to life.” And it is the profound interrelationship of earth... Read more >
Backyard Farming: Raising Chickens
Backyard Farming: Raising Chickens
Written by Kim Pezza
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781578264445
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Backyard Farming: Raising Chickens
From Building Coops to Collecting Eggs and More
Written by Kim Pezza


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: May 28, 2013
Price: $5.95

Your Backyard Farming Experience Begins Here!

Whether for eggs, meat, fun, or profit, chickens are the perfect addition to any new backyard grower’s farm.


Backyard Farming: Raising Chickens is your guide to successfully caring for your flock. As a comprehensive primer for first-time chicken farmers, Raising Chickens includes detailed illustrations and informative photographs... Read more >
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