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Counting Animals

by Clare Verbeek, Thembani Dladla, Zanele Buthelezi African Storybook Initiative (September 30, 2018)

All the animals are thirsty. Count them as they go to drink water.


Weather Book

by Clare Verbeek, Thembani Dladla, Zanele Buthelezi African Storybook Initiative (September 30, 2018)

Explore different types of weather and how we feel about the weather.


Domestic Animals

by Jenny Katz African Storybook Initiative (September 30, 2018)

Explore the names of domestic animals.


What Animal Am I?

by Katherine Christensen Library For All (July 27, 2018)

I am black and white, but I’m not a zebra. What animal am I? Follow the clues to find out! Reading Level 2 Keywords: natural world; animals; colours; mysteries.


Why Do Kangaroos Have a Pouch?

by Janine Deakin Library For All (July 03, 2019)

Kangaroo babies, called joeys, grow up in a pouch. Do you know why?


I Love Forests

by Gertrude Kobusinge, Kirrisa Robert, Tusingwire Angel African Storybook Initiative (September 30, 2018)

In Kibale forest we meet different species of birds, animals and plants.


Assimemor – My First German Words: Körper und Kleidung

by Léa Fabre & Céladon Assimil (November 15, 2016)

Enhanced edition with audio content

Use this memory and language game to discover the vocabulary of body and clothes by matching two cards to make a pair. But be careful: the cards in each pair are slightly...


Oddities

by John Bigwood Harper Design (October 22, 2019)

Challenge your acuity and stimulate your mind with this entertaining puzzle book filled with charming illustrations, fun facts, and trivia along the way.

Life is odd. People are odd. Things are odd. There is...


Assimemor – My First French Words: Aliments et Nombres

by Céladon & Jean-Sébastien Deheeger Assimil (November 10, 2016)

Enhanced edition with audio content.

Use this memory and language game to discover the vocabulary of food and numbers by matching two cards to make a pair. But be careful: the cards in each pair are slightly...


Jog on Journal: A Practical Guide to Getting Up and Running

by Bella Mackie William Collins (November 14, 2019)

The essential companion to the Sunday Times bestselling Jog On – a funny, practical guide to managing your mental health through exercise.

Bella Mackie isn’t your average coach – she’s much swearier,...


Making a Life

by Melanie Falick Artisan (October 29, 2019)

A Publishers Weekly Best Book of 2019

Why do we make things by hand? And why do we make them beautiful? Led by the question of why working with our hands remains vital and valuable in the modern world, author...


Our Wild Calling

by Richard Louv Algonquin Books (November 05, 2019)

“Richard Louv has done it again. A remarkable book that will help everyone break away from their fixed gaze at the screens that dominate our lives and remember instead that we are animals in a world of animals.”...


Assimemor – My First German Words: Haus und Objekte

by Léa Fabre & Céladon Assimil (November 15, 2016)

Assimemor – My First German Words: Haus und Objekte

Enhanced edition with audio content

Use this memory and language game to discover the vocabulary of the house and the things you find there by matching two...


Animals Reviewed

by Association of Zoos and Aquariums Timber Press (October 29, 2019)

Are you ready to #RateASpecies?

Zoos and aquariums have poked wild fun at their animal friends—and their “product reviews” will leave your pack howling! Packed with adorable animal photos and laced with...


Surviving the Great Outdoors

by Brendan Leonard Artisan (October 01, 2019)

“Leonard’s durable tome (seriously, the cover is rubber) is stuffed with so many tips about surviving in the wild, you’ll be able to leave your smartphone behind.”

Entertainment Weekly, Best New Books...


The Mediterranean region under climate change

by Stéphane Thiébault & Jean-Paul Moatti Ird Éditions (November 19, 2018)

This book has been published by Allenvi (French National Alliance for Environmental Research) to coincide with the 22nd Conference of Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP22)...


The inland water fishes of Africa

by Olga Otero, Christian Lévêque & Didier Paugy Ird Éditions (November 27, 2018)

The equilibrium of inland hydrosystems is presently a cause for concern, with species extinction rates there estimated to be 5 times higher than for terrestrial fauna in the 21st century. Urgent measures must...


Assimemor – My First French Words: Maison et Objets

by Céladon & Léa Fabre Assimil (November 10, 2016)

Enhanced edition with audio content

Use this memory and language game to discover the vocabulary of the house and the things you find there by matching two cards to make a pair. But be careful: the cards in...


On Flowers

by Amy Merrick Artisan (October 15, 2019)

Named a Best Gift Book of 2019 by InStyle, Real Simple, and Better Homes & Gardens

“If coffee tables could make . . . wish lists, [this book] would certainly be on them.”

Better Homes & Gardens

A singular,...


The Aurora Borealis

by John Cox & Antoine de Saporta Lm Publishers (October 10, 2019)

How can we describe, how can an artist paint, the aurora borealis? We of temperate climates are not strangers to the phenomena; we know something of the arcs and radiating streaks of various-colored light which...


The Illustrated Bestiary

by Maia Toll & Kate O’Hara Storey Publishing, LLC (October 01, 2019)

People across cultures and through the centuries have felt a spiritual, symbolic connection to animals. In The Illustrated Bestiary, author and spiritual wellness guide Maia Toll turns the insight and wisdom...


It's the Little Things

by Richard Austin Workman Publishing Company (October 01, 2019)

Put your best hoof forward.

 

Combining the irresistible sweetness of the Pocket Pigs of Pennywell Farm with words of wisdom about embracing all that life has to offer, It’s the Little Things is a book filled...


The Times Beginner’s Guide to Bridge: All you need to play the game

by Andrew Robson & The Times Mind Games Times Books (October 03, 2019)

A one-stop practical guide on how to play and master the fascinating and rewarding game of bridge with expert advice throughout from Andrew Robson, the Times bridge correspondent, the world’s most famous and...


Emily Dickinson's Gardening Life

by Marta McDowell Timber Press (October 01, 2019)

“A visual treat as well as a literary one, Emily Dickinson’s Gardening Life will be deeply satisfying for gardeners and garden lovers, connoisseurs of botanical illustration, and those who seek a deeper...


How to Draw and Write in Fountain Pen

by Ayano Usamura The Experiment (September 17, 2019)

I love the way you ink!

For illustrator Ayano Usamura, her first time drawing in fountain pen was a revelation. The easy flow of ink spurred her creativity and gave character to every line. Even the simplest...


Nature into Art

by Thomas Christopher & Ngoc Minh Ngo Timber Press (September 17, 2019)

 “Like Wave Hill itself, these pages make an indelible impression—wildly intimate, possibility-laden, provocative—leaving me wide awake and hungry for a visit.” —Margaret Roach, author of A Way to...


My Penguin Year

by Lindsay McCrae William Morrow (November 12, 2019)

A "remarkable memoir" (Nature) of life with an emperor penguin colony, gorgeously illustrated with 32 pages of exclusive photography 

For 337 days, award-winning wildlife cameraman Lindsay McCrae intimately...


The Hidden World of the Fox

by Adele Brand William Morrow (October 22, 2019)

"A lovely little book. Quietly lyrical, often funny and gently persuasive. Shatters vulpine myths." ?The Sunday Times (UK)

One of PW's "Most Anticipated Books of Fall 2019"

Ecologist Adele Brand has devoted...


America's Game

by Jerry Rice & Randy O. Williams Dey Street Books (October 29, 2019)

A celebration of 100 years of the NFL from Hall of Fame receiver and bestselling author Jerry Rice!

“This book is an amazing compilation of the game’s history as seen through the eyes of my friend Jerry Rice,...


Seed

by Lara Doolette Library For All (July 03, 2019)

A seed can grow into lots of types of plants!


Collins Quiz Master: 10,000 general knowledge questions

by Collins Puzzles Collins (September 05, 2019)

500 quizzes to test your general knowledge to the limit with 10,000 questions arranged in easy, medium and difficult categories.

All quizzes and answers are hyperlinked for ease of use. You can choose to hide...


Study of Animals Extinct in the Historic Period

by Charles E. Blanchard & Alfred Russel Wallace Lm Publishers (September 05, 2019)

"All beings are exposed to more or less frequent dangers, and are constantly struggling to defend their lives. They have to dread the inclemency of the seasons, and must perish if they fail to find a sufficiency...


Mental Capacities of the Elephant

by Andrew Wilson & William Temple Hornaday Lm Publishers (September 05, 2019)

The principal purpose of this book is to show the scope and quality of intelligence displayed by the animals of a certain species, the elephant, and to afford some data for a comparison of the mental processes...


The Migration of Birds

by Thomas A. Coward Lm Publishers (September 04, 2019)

This is a complete study of the cause and reasons of the migration of birds. What makes Birds Migrate? Migration is the act of changing an abode or resting place, the wandering or movement from one place to...


Natural History of the Kangaroo

by George J. Mivart Lm Publishers (September 04, 2019)

The kangaroos have now become familiar objects to all who visit our Zoölogical Gardens, or who are familiar with any considerable zoölogical museum. Their general external form, when seen in the attitude they...


Football for Player and Spectator : Origin and Development of American Football

by Fielding Yost Lm Publishers (September 04, 2019)

This book presents the Origin and Development of American Football. Football, although indefinitely known as a sport to Greek and Roman antiquity, did not come into existence as a school or college game until...


Barberries : A Study of Uses and Origins

by Frederick Leroy Sargent Lm Publishers (September 04, 2019)

The common barberry (Berberis vulgaris), being so abundant over the greater part of Europe, native to the soil, and at the same time both useful and beautiful, has naturally come to hold an important place in...


Flower Confidential

by Amy Stewart Algonquin Books (March 18, 2008)

Award-winning author Amy Stewart takes readers on an around-the-world, behind-the-scenes look at the flower industry and how it has sought—for better or worse—to achieve perfection. She tracks down the...


Trowel and Error

by Sharon Lovejoy Workman Publishing Company (January 15, 2002)

Ever since she was old enough to help her grandmother in the garden, Sharon Lovejoy has spent her life working with plants--and along the way, through "trowel and error," she's accumulated hundreds and hundreds...


Wicked Bugs

by Amy Stewart Algonquin Books (May 03, 2011)

In this darkly comical look at the sinister side of our relationship with the natural world, Stewart has tracked down over one hundred of our worst entomological foes—creatures that infest, infect, and generally...


The Plant Lover's Guide to Snowdrops

by Naomi Slade Timber Press (April 22, 2014)

Snowdrops have a delicate, quiet beauty. Their white bell-shaped petals are striking alone and in a swath, and they are a harbinger of spring. The Plant Lover’s Guide to Snowdrops is the first book to make...


Apples of North America

by Tom Burford Timber Press (September 24, 2013)

American Horticulture Society Award Winner

The apple is one of the most iconic fruits, traditionally picked on cool fall days and used in pies, crisps, and ciders. And there is a vast world of varieties that...


Deep Enough for Ivorybills

by James Kilgo Algonquin Books (June 21, 2013)

This is the account of a man's initiation into the outdoors heritage of his home territory. Jim Kilgo was born and raised not to far from the bottomlands of the Great Pee Dee River in South Carolina, but it...


Deep-Rooted Wisdom

by Augustus Jenkins Farmer Timber Press (March 25, 2014)

We have begun to lose some of the most important skills used by everyday gardeners to create beautiful, productive gardens. With a personality-driven, engaging narrative, Deep Rooted Wisdom teaches accessible,...


Knitting Loves Crochet

by Candi Jensen Storey Publishing, LLC (August 22, 2012)

Soft, shapely knitting meets pretty, crocheted edgings and flowers in this delightfully hybrid collection. Candi Jensen offers clear instructions for 22 fun and easy projects designed to introduce the knitting...


California Foraging

by Judith Larner Lowry Timber Press (August 12, 2014)

“This book is an excellent deep dive into California’s wild edibles, revealing a real affection for and intimate familiarity with our state’s flora.” —Iso Rabins, founder of ForageSF

California offers...


Hellstrip Gardening

by Evelyn Hadden & Joshua McCullough Timber Press (April 22, 2014)

The hellstrip—also known as a boulevard, meridian, and planting strip—is finally getting the attention it deserves! Gardeners everywhere are taking advantage of the space to add curb appeal to their homes,...


Wicked Plants

by Amy Stewart, Briony Morrow-Cribbs & Jonathon Rosen Algonquin Books (May 21, 2009)

A tree that sheds poison daggers; a glistening red seed that stops the heart; a shrub that causes paralysis; a vine that strangles; and a leaf that triggered a war. In Wicked Plants, Stewart takes on over two...


Last Child in the Woods

by Richard Louv Algonquin Books (April 22, 2008)

 The Book That Launched an International Movement

 

“An absolute must-read for parents.” —The Boston Globe

 

“It rivals Rachel Carson’s Silent Spring.” —The Cincinnati Enquirer

 

“I like to...


Sew Up a Home Makeover

by Lexie Barnes Storey Publishing, LLC (September 15, 2011)

Give your home a fresh new look. Lexie Barnes shows you how to quickly and inexpensively personalize your living space with 50 fun, pattern-free sewing projects that are highly adaptable and visually inspiring....