A funny and warm account of one woman's attempt to raise chickens, with a little help from her family.
An extraordinary investigation into the world of trees – and the inspiring story of one man's quest to help save the world's oldest and grea…
A guide to the most haunted British sites, by Peter Underwood, the late, acclaimed chronicler of paranormal phenomena.
[An] outstanding analysis of celebrity, cultural memory and the manipulation of public mood…A terrific book, which deals with a huge range of themes…
The wisdom and teachings of an original Horse Whisperer and respected trainer
The true value of ecosystems to world economies.
A lively and lyrical cultural history of plants in the wrong place by one of Britain's best and most admired nature writers
Through sharp observations and sensually aware poetry, Joseph captures the smells and senses of her English garden in this month-by-month memoir.
Reporting from science's new frontlines
Full of wonderful vignettes and details.
Shortlisted for the William Hill Sports Book of the Year Award 2011Alexander Fiske-Harrison has spent a year travelling with bullfighters to watch the…
If you have the slightest curiosity about the world beyond your living room, then this is a collection to die for. What could be a better way to raise…
Already a classic among sailors, Nichols tell the true story of the inaugural 1968 Golden Globe sailing race: the first single-handed non-stop circumn…
In The Third Sex, Richard Totman asks why are there so many ladyboys in Thailand and so few in the Western world?
In defence of a humane treatment approach to animals.
Inspiring meditations through the author's rich store of memories
Based on decades of thought, writing and political leadership The Wisdom of Sustainability outlines how economic success ought to be measured by Gross…
A passionate ode to Venice from one of its most well known late writers.