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World of Wonders

Aimee Nezhukumatathil

Notes from Deep Time

Helen Gordon

The Earth writes its own story in the landscape. A novelist sets out on a journey to piece it together

Paris Match

John von Sothen

How to become Parisian – a genuine, laugh-out-loud tale of French life

Signs of Life

Stephen Fabes

The cycling doctor: Round the world with a stethoscope

How Are We Going to Explain This?

Jelmer Mommers

An international bestseller, the first climate book that doesn't leave the reader depressed: realistic and hopeful, witty and clarifying

The Seaweed Collector's Handbook

Miek Zwamborn

A beautifully illustrated little book that will open your eyes at the seaside

Diary of a Pint-Sized Farmer

Sally Urwin

Hilarious and honest, Sally Urwin takes us through the highs and lows of a year on her farm

Reef Life

Callum Roberts

A life working on coral reefs by Britain's foremost marine scientist and pioneering conservationist

Where There's A Will

Emily Chappell

Emily Chappell's story of transformation into a cross-continental bike racer, pushing the limits of her endurance

Running with Sherman

Christopher McDougall

Bestselling author of Born to Run rehabilitates a donkey to winning success

England's 100 Best Views

Simon Jenkins

An indispensable companion to England's most beautiful places from Simon Jenkins, author of A Short History of England, England's Thousand Bes…

Turned Out Nice Again

Richard Mabey

An exploration of our preoccupation with the weather, as heard on BBC Radio 3: Changing Climates.

The Buried

Peter Hessler

An intimate excavation of life in one of the world's oldest civilizations at a time of convulsive change

Working with Nature

Jeremy Purseglove

How do we work with nature rather than against it, both harvesting and conserving? The environmentalist Jeremy Purseglove shares a lifetime of experie…

A Farmer's Diary

Sally Urwin

A hilarious and honest account of a farmer's year – from lambing to harvest

The Forager's Calendar

John Wright

A month by month handbook for foraging in the woods, fields and seashores of Great Britain

Darwin's Most Wonderful Plants

Ken Thompson

A rediscovery of Darwin the botanist and his theories on insectivorous and climbing plants

Living with Buildings

Iain Sinclair

One of Britain's finest writers embarks on a journey to explore the relationship between our health and the buildings that surround us

Birding Without Borders

Noah Strycker

An account of Noah Strycker's record-breaking year when he spotted 6,042 of the world's 10,000 species of birds. Traveling to 41 countries, on…

Water Ways

Jasper Winn

Most of us in England and Wales live within five miles of a canal – and they are used more today than in their industrial heyday. There is a lot more…

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