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The Frog Whisperer

by Lisa Cuchara & Tom Cuchara Amherst Media (July 15, 2018)

Biomedical sciences professor Lisa Cuchara fell head-over-heels in love with frogs the first time she and her photographer husband Tom were invited to photograph a red-eyed tree frog. Before long, the couple...


Rescue Cats

by Susannah Maynard Amherst Media (June 15, 2018)

Award-winning photographer Tracy Sweeney presents a joyous celebration of children. The author has artfully crafted a collection of whimsical images of children in play and reverie. Join her in exploring the...


Keeper and His Special Nursery

by Ursula Nafula, Nina Orange African Storybook Initiative (September 30, 2018)

A story about rescued baby animals arriving at a nursery for orphans. These little animals are nursed and looked after by a special person and his team of helpers.


The Nature Instinct

by Tristan Gooley The Experiment (November 20, 2018)

“A captivating guide to finding one’s way in the wild.”—The Wall Street Journal

The culmination of everything Tristan Gooley has written so far: How to take what you learn about the outdoors—and make...


Betty Likes Sea Animals

by Stanley Oluwond Library For All (July 27, 2018)

Betty likes sharks. Betty likes dolphins. Betty likes everything about sea animals!


The Tour According to G

by Various Quercus (November 13, 2018)

"This year G was the strongest rider, and he finally had Lady Luck on his side. An unstoppable combination" --Chris Froome

"I understand what Geraint's win meant: for him, for me, for the team, and for Wales,...


The Circuit

by Rowan Ricardo Phillips Farrar, Straus and Giroux (November 20, 2018)

“The Circuit is the best sports book I've read in years, maybe ever.” —Rich Cohen, author of The Chicago Cubs and Monsters

“As sports writing goes, The Circuit is unusual in the very best way. Rowan...


Dreaming in Turtle

by Peter Laufer St. Martin's Press (November 20, 2018)

A fascinating exploration into the world of turtles across the globe; Laufer charts the lore, love, and peril to a beloved species.

Dreaming in Turtle is a compelling story of a stalwart animal prized from prehistory...


The Original Area Mazes, Volume 2

by Naoki Inaba & Ryoichi Murakami The Experiment (October 30, 2018)

The rules are simple . . . The math is easy . . . The puzzles get harder and harder!

Hooked on area mazes? YOU’RE IN LUCK! Volume Two delivers 100 more puzzles. Your quest is to navigate a network of rectangles...


Ground Rules

by Kate Frey Timber Press (October 30, 2018)

100 rules to garden by

Gardening doesn’t have to be difficult, and Kate Frey—expert gardener and designer—makes it easier than ever with her new book, Ground Rules. Frey distills the vital lessons of...


The Limits to growth; a report for the Club of Rome's project on the predicament of mankind

by Dennis L. Meadows & Donella H. Meadows Potomac Associates (January 30, 2018)

The Limits to Growth is a 1972 book about the computer modeling of exponential economic and population growth with finite resource supplies. Funded by the Volkswagen Foundation and commissioned by the Club of...


Diversity and Evolution of Butterfly Wing Patterns: An Integrative Approach

by Toshio Sekimura (editor) Open BookShelf (January 30, 2018)

This book facilitates an integrative understanding of the development, genetics and evolution of butterfly wing patterns. To develop a deep and realistic understanding of the diversity and evolution of butterfly...


The Bases of Design

by Walter Crane Open BookShelf (January 30, 2018)

A survey of design culminating up to Crane's own aesthetic principles, with hundreds of illustrations. A standard work focusing on the development of aesthetic design, dedicated to Charles Rowley, head of the...


Walden

by Henry David Thoreau Open BookShelf (March 25, 2018)

Walden (also known as Life in the Woods) by Henry David Thoreau is one of the best-known non-fiction books written by an American. Published in 1854, it details Thoreau's life for two years and two months in...


Botanical Painting with Coloured Pencils

by Ann Swan Collins (October 25, 2018)

This beautifully illustrated ebook is the first practical step-by-step guide to using coloured pencils in botanical painting and is written by Ann Swan, one of the top exponents of the genre.

Water-soluble and...


Planning & Planting a Moon Garden

by Marcella Shaffer Storey Publishing, LLC (March 15, 2001)

With today's schedules, few people are able to enjoy their gardens during prime daylight hours. But there is a way you can delight in the fragrance and beauty of flowers after dark: Plant a night-blooming garden!...


Breaking Your Dog's Bad Habits

by Paula Kephart Storey Publishing, LLC (August 01, 2000)

Teach Your Dog Perfect Manners in Just 10 Minutes a Day!

Does your dog take you for a walk? Jump up on visitors or beg for food at the table? If so, take heart: Help for your and your pooch is finally here!

Paula...


Knowing Horses

by Carol A. Butler & Les Sellnow Storey Publishing, LLC (September 26, 2012)

Did you know that a miniature horse weighs just a few pounds, while a giant draft horse can weigh well over a ton? Or that from a standstill a mule can jump, kangaroo-like, more than five feet high?  With answers...


Sightlines

by Kathleen Jamie The Experiment (September 10, 2013)

Winner of the 2014 Orion Book Award for Nonfiction

Winner of the John Burroughs Association 2014 Medal for Distinguished Natural History Book

With her poet’s eye and naturalist’s affinity for wild places,...


Making Country-Style Curtains

by Barbara Farkas Casey Storey Publishing, LLC (January 05, 1988)

Since 1973, Storey's Country Wisdom Bulletins have offered practical, hands-on instructions designed to help readers master dozens of country living skills quickly and easily. There are now more than 170 titles...


A Man and His Watch

by Matt Hranek Artisan (October 31, 2017)

“I’ve paged through stacks of books on the history of watches. . . . But I hadn’t come across a book that actually moved me until I picked up A Man and His Watch. The volume is filled with heartfelt stories.”...


The Crochet Answer Book, 2nd Edition

by Edie Eckman Storey Publishing, LLC (January 30, 2015)

Edie Eckman’s classic Q&A reference book has been updated with helpful answers to even more of your burning crochet questions. From beginning basics like yarn styles, stitch types, and necessary tools to detailed...


The Lost Art of Reading Nature's Signs

by Tristan Gooley The Experiment (August 26, 2015)

Turn Every Walk into a Game of Detection

When writer and navigator Tristan Gooley journeys outside, he sees a natural world filled with clues. The roots of a tree indicate the sun’s direction; the Big Dipper...


Designing with Grasses

by Neil Lucas Timber Press (April 21, 2011)

Designing with Grasses shows gardeners not just what grasses are available, but how to design with grasses in different settings, including meadows, lawns, green roofs, and more. Design ideas are supported by...


15 Herbs for Tea

by Marian Sebastiano Storey Publishing, LLC (January 04, 1998)

Brew a Fragrant “Cuppa” Straight From Your Own Garden!

Growing your own herbal teas can be just as therapeutic as drinking them.  The tea garden is a sensory delight, producing colors, aromas, and flavors...


The Anxious Gardener's Book of Answers

by Teri Dunn Chace Timber Press (April 21, 2012)

The Anxious Gardener's Book of Answers identifies the 100 most common gardening mistakes and gives gardeners the techniques to prevent them. Or, if it's too late and they've already goofed, there are tips to...


Citizen Scientist

by Mary Ellen Hannibal The Experiment (September 06, 2016)

A San Francisco Chronicle Best Book of 2016: “Intelligent and impassioned, Citizen Scientist is essential reading for anyone interested in the natural world.”

Award-winning writer Mary Ellen Hannibal has...


Worms Eat My Garbage, 35th Anniversary Edition

by Joanne Olszewski, Mary Appelhof & Amy Stewart Storey Publishing, LLC (December 26, 2017)

For more than three decades, this best-selling guide to the practice of vermicomposting has taught people how to use worms to recycle food waste into nutrient-rich fertilizer for houseplants or gardens. Small-scale,...


How to Read Nature

by Tristan Gooley The Experiment (October 03, 2017)

Equal parts alfresco inspiration, interesting factoids, how-to instructions and self-help advice.”—The Wall Street Journal

When most of us go for a walk, a single sense—sight—tends to dominate our...


The Living Forest

by Robert Llewellyn & Joan Maloof Timber Press (October 04, 2017)

“With precise, stunning photographs and a distinctly literary narrative that tells the story of the forest ecosystem along the way, The Living Forest is an invitation to join in the eloquence of seeing.”...


Incredible--and True!--Fishing Stories

by Shaun Morey Workman Publishing Company (June 15, 2014)

What’s almost as good as going fishing? Hearing, telling, and swapping great fish stories. Shaun Morey is a fisherman, a connoisseur of fish stories, and a journalist with a novelist’s eye (and vice versa)...


The Gluten-Free Edge

by Melissa McLean Jory, Peter Bronski & Amy Yoder Begley The Experiment (December 07, 2012)

Since the advent of sport, athletes have worked to gain an edge on their competition—to look, feel, and perform their best—through both training and nutrition. Today, science is increasingly showing the...


Garden Renovation

by Bobbie Schwartz Timber Press (November 01, 2017)

A do-it-yourself guide to a complete garden rehab

Gardens, just like houses, sometimes need makeovers. The changes can be as minor as replacing a shrub or as major as pulling everything up and starting from...


Dot Journaling—A Practical Guide

by Rachel Wilkerson Miller The Experiment (July 31, 2017)

Organize your life, record what matters, and get stuff done!

What the heck is a dot journal? It’s a planner, to-do list, and diary for every aspect of your life: work, home, relationships, hobbies, everything...


The Dog Behavior Answer Book

by Arden Moore Storey Publishing, LLC (December 08, 2006)

“Just how smart is my dog?” Try draping a towel over his head and timing his escape. “Why does she prefer the toilet to her bowl?” Because it’s always full and always cool; can you blame her? Animal...


Tack: Care and Cleaning

by Cherry Hill Storey Publishing, LLC (January 02, 1991)

Since 1973, Storey's Country Wisdom Bulletins have offered practical, hands-on instructions designed to help readers master dozens of country living skills quickly and easily. There are now more than 170 titles...


Cider

by Lew Nichols & Annie Proulx Storey Publishing, LLC (May 01, 2012)

Discover the pleasures of making and drinking cider. From choosing the right apples through reaping the liquid rewards of a successful pressing, this classic guide has you covered. With detailed drawings of...


The Campout Cookbook

by Marnie Hanel & Jen Stevenson Artisan (May 15, 2018)

Forget freeze-dried astronaut meals and bags of stale, store-bought gorp. Finally, here’s a cookbook that complements the magic of gathering around a campfire and sharing a meal with friends. From the IACP...


Life in the Sloth Lane

by Lucy Cooke Workman Publishing Company (April 17, 2018)

WHY ARE SLOTHS ALWAYS SMILING?

Perhaps it’s because they’ve mastered the art of taking it slow in a world whose frenzied pace is driving the rest of us crazy. Here, in a mindfulness book like no other, heart-tuggingly...


Ali on Ali

by Hana Ali & Danny Peary Workman Publishing Company (May 01, 2018)

Muhammad Ali was a champion, a poet, a prophet. Sports Illustrated called him “the greatest athlete of the twentieth century.” And yet he was even more than all of that, “a whole greater than the sum of...


Training the Best Dog Ever

by Larry Kay & Dawn Sylvia-Stasiewicz Workman Publishing Company (September 25, 2012)

Training the Best Dog Ever, originally published in hardcover as The Love That Dog Training Program, is a book based on love and kindness. It features a program of positive reinforcement and no-fail techniques...


The Quilting Answer Book

by Barbara Weiland Talbert Storey Publishing, LLC (April 15, 2009)

Whether you’re perplexed about piecing, baffled by binding, or curious about cutting, Barbara Weiland Talbert has all your quilting quandaries covered. With answers to more than 200 common quilting questions,...


Trailer-Training Your Horse

by Laura Harrison McBride Storey Publishing, LLC (November 15, 2001)

How do you train a horse to get in and out of a trailer safely and calmly?  With the renowned trailer-training method taught by the late Dr. Edwin Goodwin, long-time equine professor at the University of Maryland,...


Planning & Planting Your Dwarf Fruit Orchard

by Editors of Garden Way Publishing Storey Publishing, LLC (January 01, 1992)

Since 1973, Storey's Country Wisdom Bulletins have offered practical, hands-on instructions designed to help readers master dozens of country living skills quickly and easily. There are now more than 170 titles...


Making Hand-Dipped Candles

by Betty Oppenheimer Storey Publishing, LLC (January 04, 1999)

Since 1973, Storey's Country Wisdom Bulletins have offered practical, hands-on instructions designed to help readers master dozens of country living skills quickly and easily. There are now more than 170 titles...


Grow the Best Strawberries

by Louise Riotte Storey Publishing, LLC (January 10, 1998)

Since 1973, Storey's Country Wisdom Bulletins have offered practical, hands-on instructions designed to help readers master dozens of country living skills quickly and easily. There are now more than 170 titles...


Fertilizers for Free

by Charles Siegchrist Storey Publishing, LLC (January 05, 1999)

Since 1973, Storey's Country Wisdom Bulletins have offered practical, hands-on instructions designed to help readers master dozens of country living skills quickly and easily. There are now more than 170 titles...


Succulents Simplified

by Debra Lee Baldwin Timber Press (May 21, 2013)

Succulents are hot. And Debra Lee Baldwin, the bestselling author of Designing with Succulents and Succulent Container Gardens, is the ideal guide for gardeners, crafters, and DIYers looking for an introduction...


The Born Again Runner

by Pete Magill The Experiment (October 09, 2016)

From the lead author of Build Your Running Body (“the best running book ever”—Runner’s World founder Bob Anderson), a one-of-a-kind guide for everyone who wants to run but feels they can’t

As a drug-addled...


Teaming with Nutrients

by Jeff Lowenfels Timber Press (May 07, 2013)

A 2014 Garden Writers Association Media Award Winner

Just as he demystified the soil food web in his ground-breaking book Teaming with Microbes, in this new work Jeff Lowenfels explains the basics of plant nutrition...