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The Secret Life of Plants

by Peter Tompkins & Christopher Bird Harper Paperbacks (June 12, 2018)

The world of plants and its relation to mankind as revealed by the latest scientific discoveries. "Plenty of hard facts and astounding scientific and practical lore."--Newsweek

Plants That Speak, Souls That Sing

by Fay Johnstone Inner Traditions/Bear & Company (June 12, 2018)

Engage with the intelligence of nature to discover your unique role and deepen your spiritual path on Earth

• Presents practical ways to rekindle your connection with nature and open up to plant consciousness...

What's Wrong with US?

by Bruce Arena & Steve Kettmann Harper (June 12, 2018)

Outspoken, honest, game changing—ultimate soccer insider and legendary coach Bruce Arena looks back on an extraordinary career, and forward to what the United States needs to do to compete successfully on...

The Animal Lover's Guide to Changing the World

by Stephanie Feldstein St. Martin's Press (June 05, 2018)

"This book belongs on every animal lover's shelfand it's a particularly great gift for young people who are on fire to save animals but are unsure where to start. Hooray!!" —Sy Montgomery, author of The...

A History of Video Games in 64 Objects

by World Video Game Hall of Fame Dey Street Books (May 29, 2018)

Inspired by the groundbreaking A History of the World in 100 Objects, this book draws on the unique collections of The Strong museum in Rochester, New York, to chronicle the evolution of video games, from Pong...

Chosen Country

by James Pogue Henry Holt and Co. (May 22, 2018)

"Whoever you are, whatever side you’re on, if you care about the American west and what’s happening to it, read this book."

—Caroline Fraser, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Prairie Fires

An extraordinary...

Kings of the Yukon

by Adam Weymouth Little, Brown and Company (May 22, 2018)

An epic journey to explore the relationship between man and nature in one of the last wild places in the US

The Yukon is the third longest river in the United States. Every summer, millions of salmon migrate...

Ruthless Tide

by Al Roker William Morrow (May 22, 2018)

Reads like a nail-biting thriller.” — Library Journal, starred review

A gripping new history celebrating the remarkable heroes of the Johnstown Flood—the deadliest flood in U.S. history—from NBC host...

Botanical Art with Scientific Illustration

by Sarah Jane Humphrey Crowood (May 21, 2018)

Botanical and scientific illustration share many common themes - the meticulous observation, the crucial composition, the precision of rendering and the accuracy of colour are all intrinsic to this niche genre...

The Starter Garden Handbook

by Alice Mary Alvrez Mango (May 19, 2018)

Here in one pretty package is everything you need to know to have your garden and eat it, too! Here is marvelous advice to reduce your food budget, eat organic, and keep your home eco-friendly. Inside, you'll...

Embattled River

by David Schuyler Cornell University Press (May 15, 2018)

In Embattled River, David Schuyler describes the efforts to reverse the pollution and bleak future of the Hudson River that became evident in the 1950s. Through his investigative narrative, Schuyler uncovers...

The Art of Defiance

by Tyson Mitman Intellect Books (May 11, 2018)

The Art of Defiance is an ethnographic portrait of how graffiti writers see their city and, in turn, how their city sees them. It explores how becoming a graffiti writer helps disenfranchised urban citizens...

The Encyclopedia of American Animated Television Shows

by David Perlmutter Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (May 04, 2018)

Once consigned almost exclusively to Saturday morning fare for young viewers, television animation has evolved over the last several decades as a programming form to be reckoned with. While many animated shows...

From Guernica to Guardiola

by Adam Crafton Simon & Schuster UK (May 03, 2018)

As Pep Guardiola shatters records and confounds the norms of English football and players such as David De Gea and David Silva light up the national game, Spanish stars are transforming the way English football...

Iron Fist From The Sea

by Arne Soderlund & Douw Steyn Jonathan Ball (May 02, 2018)

From Cabinda in Angola to Dar es Salaam in Tanzania 4 Reconnaissance Regiment conducted numerous clandestine seaborne raids during the Border War. They attacked strategic targets such as oil facilities, transport...

Best Easy Day Hikes Bend and Central Oregon

by Lizann Dunegan Falcon Guides (May 01, 2018)

Best Easy Day Hikes Bend and Central Oregon includes concise, easy to follow descriptions of the best short hikes in central Oregon. Gaze down at lava flows from the summit of Little Belknap Crater near Sisters,...

Best Easy Day Hikes Carlsbad Caverns and Guadalupe Mountains National Parks

by Stewart M. Green Falcon Guides (May 01, 2018)

Best Easy Day Hikes Carlsbad Caverns and Guadalupe Mountains National Parks includes concise descriptions and detailed maps to the best short hikes in two of the southwest’s most beautiful and popular national...

How to Die Down East

by Buck Tilton Down East Books (May 01, 2018)

Maine is certainly an exciting place, with a plethora of outdoor activities to pursue. It’s also generally a safe place and most of those activities can be done by those with little to no experience. Don’t...

Gold Panning Colorado

by Garret Romaine Falcon Guides (May 01, 2018)

Gold Panning Colorado is the premiere reference source for anyone who is interested in getting started or continuing their gold prospecting in Colorado. Containing accurate, up-to-date prospecting information...

Hiking Waterfalls in Minnesota

by Steve Johnson Falcon Guides (May 01, 2018)

Hiking Waterfalls in Minnesota includes detailed hike descriptions, maps, and color photos for approximately 100 of the most scenic waterfall hikes in the area. Hike descriptions also include history, local...

Best Easy Day Hikes Colorado Springs

by Stewart M. Green & Tracy Salcedo Falcon Guides (May 01, 2018)

Best Easy Day Hikes Colorado Springs includes concise descriptions and detailed maps for twenty-five easy-to-follow hikes on the high plains as well as in the mountains near town. From renowned Garden of the...

Advanced Rock Climbing

by Bob Gaines & Peter Croft Falcon Guides (May 01, 2018)

Recommended by the American Mountain Guides Association

Advanced Rock Climbing, written by AMGA Certified Rock Instructor Bob Gaines, covers concepts and topics for today’s rock climbers looking to take their...

Foraging Idaho

by Christopher Nyerges Falcon Guides (May 01, 2018)

From beach peas to serviceberries, hen of the woods to Indian cucumber, ostrich ferns to sea rocket, this guide uncovers the edible wild foods and healthful herbs of Idaho. Helpfully organized by environmental...

Death on Mount Washington

by Randi Minetor Lyons Press (May 01, 2018)

On Mount Washington, it’s lack of preparation, not the mountain, that kills. The weather is highly changeable with wind gusts of 140 mph and -35 degree temps. Then there are the avalanches and icefalls. Combine...

Hiking Grand Teton National Park

by Bill Schneider Falcon Guides (May 01, 2018)

Hiking Grand Teton National Park is your complete guide to getting into the outdoors and onto your next great adventure!

Large Mammals of the Rocky Mountains

by Jack Ballard Falcon Guides (May 01, 2018)

This is the ultimate guide to big mammals of the Rocky Mountains—Elk, Grizzly Bears, Wolves, Bison, Black Bears, Moose, Bighorn Sheep, Mountain Lions, and Whitetail Deer. This book offers up substantive yet...

Best Easy Day Hikes Spokane/Coeur d'Alene

by Fred Barstad Falcon Guides (May 01, 2018)

Best Easy Day Hikes Spokane/Coeur d’Alene includes concise descriptions and detailed maps for 22 easy-to-follow trails in Washington and Idaho that allow hikers of all levels to enjoy beautiful views, get...

The Official U.S. Army Combat Skills Handbook

by Department of the Army & Matt Larsen Lyons Press (May 01, 2018)

Modern combat is chaotic, intense, and shockingly destructive. A soldier will experience confusing and often terrifying sights, sounds, smells, and dangers—and he must learn to survive and win despite them....

Silly Seals

by Karen Morgan Down East Books (May 01, 2018)

Seals by nature are elusive and difficult to see in the wild; yet they are immensely popular, perhaps because they are so graceful and have some surprisingly human qualities, or perhaps it is because they are...

Endgame Tactics Training Magnus Carlsen

by Frank Erwich New in Chess (April 30, 2018)

Magnus Carlsen (1990) became World Champion in 2013 by winning the World Championship Match against Viswanathan Anand with 6,5 - 3,5. In 2014 Carlsen defended his title by defeating the Indian again (6,5 - 4,5)...

Climb to Fitness

by Julie Ellison Falcon Guides (April 30, 2018)

Climb to Fitnessshows anyone who visits the climbing gym, from beginners to veteran climbers, how best to use the various parts of the gym for their own customized workout. It explores all the features modern...

Best Hikes Madison, Wisconsin

by Johnny Molloy Falcon Guides (April 27, 2018)

Fully updated and revised, here are forty-three of the best hikes, nearly all within an hour’s drive of Madison, Wisconsin—from the Capital City State Trail to Devil’s Lake State Park. The hikes offer...

Hiking Grand Staircase-Escalante & the Glen Canyon Region

by Ron Adkison, Tanner Jd & Emily Ressler-Tanner Falcon Guides (April 27, 2018)

Lace up your boots and sample the finest trails in southern Utah’s Grand Staircase-Escalante region and the stunning 1.2-million-acre Glen Canyon National Recreation Area. With thorough descriptions and detailed...

Rubber and the Making of Vietnam

by Michitake Aso The University of North Carolina Press (April 25, 2018)

Dating back to the nineteenth-century transplantation of a latex-producing tree from the Amazon to Southeast Asia, rubber production has wrought monumental changes worldwide. During a turbulent Vietnamese past,...

The National Outdoor Leadership School's Wilderness Guide

by Mark Harvey Touchstone (April 24, 2018)

The classic backpacker’s handbook—revised and updated—providing expert guidelines for anyone who loves the outdoors.

The Wilderness Guide brings the savvy of the world's most famous and respected outdoor...

The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs

by Steve Brusatte William Morrow (April 24, 2018)

"THE ULTIMATE DINOSAUR BIOGRAPHY," hails Scientific American: A sweeping and revelatory new history of the age of dinosaurs, from one of our finest young scientists.

"This is scientific storytelling at its...

Greenhouse Gardening For Beginner's: The Simple But Perfect For Beginner's Guidebook To Greenhouse Gardening

by Old Natural Ways Old Natural Ways (April 20, 2018)

Book 1 Preview: Greenhouse gardening is a ton of fun, and you can definitely grow some awesome stuff Think about it, you have a place where plants can grow during all seasons, and you can have crops all year...

Greenhouse Gardening: The Simple Collection Of Greenhouse Gardening Tips,Tricks,And Benefits And Also To Learn The Beginner's Steps

by Old Natural Ways Old Natural Ways (April 20, 2018)

Do you like to greenhouse garden? Greenhouse gardening is super fun, and there are many benefits to doing this that you can get from this. But, do you want some tips to take this to the next level? Well, you’re...

Curlew Moon

by Mary Colwell William Collins (April 19, 2018)

‘Focuses a razor light on the plight of one of our most iconic birds. Inspirational!’ Tim Birkhead

Curlews are Britain’s largest wading bird, known for their evocative calls which embody wild places;...

Sport Tourism Development

by Dr. James Higham Channel View Publications (April 17, 2018)

This book critically explores sport-related tourism drawing on the fields of sport management, the sociology of sport, consumer behaviour, sports marketing, economic, urban and sports geography, and tourism...

Baseball America 2018 Prospect Handbook Digital Edition

by Editors of Baseball America Baseball America (April 17, 2018)

A Simon & Schuster eBook. Simon & Schuster has a great book for every reader.

Moon Banff National Park

by Andrew Hempstead Avalon Publishing (April 17, 2018)

Find Your Adventure with Moon Travel Guides!

Banff sparkles as the crown jewel of Canada's national parks. Explore the best of it with Moon Banff National Park.

Moon Banff National Park features:

  • Strategies for...

The Postal Service EGuide to U. S. Stamps, 44th Edition

by U.S. Postal Service Powers Communication (April 16, 2018)

The 44th Edition of The Postal Service Guide to U.S. Stamps presents 171 years of U.S. stamps, from the Postmasters' Provisionals of 1845, through the final issuance of 2017. Beautiful high-resolution imagery...

Siya Kolisi

by Jeremy Daniel Jonathan Ball (April 16, 2018)

This is a moving story of the rise to fame from humble beginnings of one of South Africa’s most popular rugby stars, written specifically for young readers.

Early on in his life, Siya discovered that rugby...

AB de Villiers

by Jeremy Daniel Jonathan Ball (April 16, 2018)

‘AB hopped over the boundary rope and onto the field, grinning at the sight and sound of a packed Wanderers Stadium. He swung his bat from side to side and listened to the crowd roaring his name.’

So begins...

Wayde van Niekerk

by Carlos Amato Jonathan Ball (April 16, 2018)

Wayde was quick off the mark from the day he was born: two months premature and weighing no more than a litre of milk, his life was in danger. But little Wayde survived and grew to become the world’s leading...

The Homesteader's Herbal Companion

by Amy K. Fewell & Joel Salatin Lyons Press (April 15, 2018)

The Homesteader’s Herbal Companion is a beautiful guide for the modern day homesteader. From learning how to incorporate herbs and essential oils around your home, to learning how to enhance your family’s...

Backpacker The Survival Hacker's Handbook

by Backpacker Magazine & Ted Alvarez Falcon Guides (April 15, 2018)

Backpacker The Survival Hacker’s Handbook provides detailed instruction on how to use everyday items to survive in extraordinary circumstances. Sure, the quirk is here. For instance, learn how to make a fishhook...

The Training of Dog and its Psychology

by John Monteith & Thomas Wesley Mills Literature and Knowledge Publishing (April 12, 2018)

This book deals with the training of Dog and the Psychology of the animal.

“Dogs are not filthy in their habits, but some people who keep them are, and others do not understand what is required to enable a...

Soul Healing with Our Animal Companions

by Tammy Billups Inner Traditions/Bear & Company (April 10, 2018)

A guide to understanding the profound connection in animal/human relationships and its potential for mutual healing

• Explains the unspoken connection between people and their animal companions and how they...