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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...


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....


The Greenhouse Gardener's Manual

by Roger Marshall Timber Press (September 18, 2014)

“Anyone purchasing a greenhouse should read this book first.” —Home Greenhouse Magazine

Do you want homegrown tomatoes in the dead of winter? Or to grow succulents and cacti in the coldest parts of the...


Northeast Foraging

by Leda Meredith Timber Press (April 08, 2014)

“An invaluable guide for the feast in the East.” —Hank Shaw, author of the James Beard Award–winning website Hunter Angler Gardener Cook

The Northeast offers a veritable feast for foragers, and with...


Assimemor – My First French Words: Animaux et Couleurs

by Jean-Sébastien Deheeger & Céladon Assimil (October 27, 2016)

Enhanced edition - Contains audio material

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


The Lifelong Gardener

by Toni Gattone Timber Press (July 30, 2019)

“The secret to making the most of later life is to keep doing what you love. With practical advice and gentle inspiration, Gattone shows us how gardening can work for people of any age.” —Carl Honoré,...


Assimemor – My First German Words: Speisen und Zahlen

by Céladon & Jean-Sébastien Deheeger Assimil (November 15, 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...


Assimemor – My First French Words: Corps et Vêtements

by Léa Fabre & Céladon Assimil (November 10, 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...


Assimemor – My First Italian Words: Animali e Colori

by Jean-Sébastien Deheeger & Céladon Assimil (November 02, 2016)

Enhanced edition with audio content.

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


Planning for the Planet

by Simone Schleper Berghahn Books (July 01, 2019)

In the 1960s and 1970s, rapidly growing environmental awareness and concern not only led to widespread calls for new policies, but also created unprecedented demand for ecological expertise. This led to novel...


Grow Your Own Herbs

by Susan Belsinger & Arthur O. Tucker Timber Press (July 09, 2019)

Nothing tastes better than herbs harvested fresh from the garden!

Grow Your Own Herbs shares everything you need to know to grow the forty most important culinary herbs. You’ll learn basic gardening information,...


A Dog’s Best Friend: The Secrets that Make Good Dog Owners Great

by Jan Fennell Harper (May 30, 2019)

Through touching and emotive anecdotes, internationally-acclaimed author and dog trainer Jan Fennell shares with us the successes, set-backs and secrets that will strike a chord with dog lovers everywhere.

In...


Who Owns England?: How We Lost Our Green and Pleasant Land, and How to Take It Back

by Guy Shrubsole William Collins (May 02, 2019)

‘A formidable, brave and important book’ Robert Macfarlane

Who owns England?

Behind this simple question lies this country’s oldest and best-kept secret. This is the history of how England’s elite...


The Duffer’s Guide to Painting Watercolour Landscapes

by Don Harrison Collins (April 26, 2019)

This ebook on landscape painting in watercolour is a no-nonsense guide that really gets down to basics.

In The Duffer’s Guide to Painting Watercolour Landscapes Don Harrison shows just how easy it can be to...


Watercolour (Collins Need to Know?)

by Collins Collins (April 26, 2019)

This one-stop practical guide will show you all the techniques and inspiration you need to get into painting. To make your progress easier, it comes in a handy ebook format with colour illustrations and expert...


Drawing and Sketching (Collins Need to Know?)

by Collins Collins (April 26, 2019)

This practical one-stop guide will show you all the techniques and inspiration you need to start drawing. To make your progress easier, it comes in a handy ebook format with colour illustrations and expert advice...


Cool Camping: Sleeping, Eating, and Enjoying Life Under Canvas

by Laura James Collins (April 18, 2019)

“Don’t even think about setting foot in a tent without this book. It shows just how stylish outdoor life can be.” Jodie Kidd

With celebrity contributions from cool campers Hugh-Fearnley Whittingstall,...


The Hebrides (Collins New Naturalist Library, Book 76)

by J. M. Boyd & I. L. Boyd William Collins (April 18, 2019)

A complete natural history of the Hebrides – an area of great natural beauty, which draws back thousands of visitors year after year to its wonderful scenery and abundant wildlife.

The Hebrides is an area...


Mammals in the British Isles (Collins New Naturalist Library, Book 68)

by L. Harrison Matthews William Collins (April 18, 2019)

Mammals in the British Isles looks at the influences on their numbers and distribution, both now and in the past, examines aspects of their biology with emphasis on function and physiology, and concludes with...


Wildflowers of the Atlantic Southeast

by Laura Cotterman, Damon Waitt & Alan Weakley Timber Press (June 25, 2019)

Finding wildflowers has never been easier!

Wildflowers of the Atlantic Southeast is an authoritative trail-side reference for hikers, naturalists, gardeners, and anyone wishing to learn more about the region’s...


A Death in the Rainforest

by Don Kulick Algonquin Books (June 18, 2019)

“Perhaps the finest and most profound account of ethnographic fieldwork and discovery that has ever entered the anthropological literature.”

The Wall Street Journal

“If you want to experience a profoundly...


Plant Parenting

by Leslie F. Halleck Timber Press (June 11, 2019)

“Everything a plant parent needs to take their plant collection—and plant knowledge—to the next level.” —Maria Failla, founder, Bloom & Grow Radio podcast

 Do you have a passion for houseplants? A...


Storey's Guide to Training Horses, 3rd Edition

by Heather Smith Thomas Storey Publishing, LLC (May 28, 2019)

Storey’s Guide to Training Horses is a one-stop reference for every aspect of horse training, including a complete program for turning a shy and gangly foal into a calm, confident, well-balanced equine partner....


Rats

by Avery Blalock Library For All (June 15, 2019)

Rats live all over the world! What do you know about rats?


Green and Prosperous Land: A Blueprint for Rescuing the British Countryside

by Dieter Helm William Collins (March 07, 2019)

‘One of the most important books of the decade’ Country Life

Finally, a practical, realistic plan to rescue, preserve and enhance nature.

News about Britain’s wildlife and ecosystems tends to be grim....


British Seals (Collins New Naturalist Library, Book 57)

by H. R. Hewer William Collins (February 28, 2019)

A comprehensive account of the seal’s migratory patterns, methods of hunting and patterns of reproduction.

While seals are a perennial favourite among visitors to zoos for their playful and engaging behaviour,...