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Seed

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

A seed can grow into lots of types of plants!


Sharks

by Micah and Nora May Library For All (September 06, 2019)

There are many different kinds of sharks. Some are big and some are small. How much do you know about sharks? Reading Level 2 Global Book Collection Keywords: natural world; animals; marine life; predators.


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...


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...


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...


The Little Book of Otter Philosophy

by Jennifer McCartney HarperCollins (August 22, 2019)

Otters are some of the most delightful animals on the planet.

These long, lean, furry creatures embody pure joy in so many ways – they live for napping, playing, making friends and eating, and forget about...


Friends for Life

by Jan Fennell HarperCollins Entertainment (June 27, 2019)

Full of anecdotal case-histories and told in her own unique voice, we see how Jan Fennell’s unique gifts have won her the admiration of dog lovers worldwide.

Jan Fennell's unique gift has won her an international...


A Random Act of Kindness

by Sophie Jenkins Avon (June 13, 2019)

‘Wonderfully uplifting’ Trisha Ashley

It only takes a moment, to change a life for ever…

Fern is too busy making sure other people feel good about themselves to give much thought to her own happiness....


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...


¡Serpentea, Serpiente! (Pre-reader) (National Geographic Readers)

by National Geographic Kids National Geographic Kids (May 16, 2019)

Slither, Snake is NOW IN SPANISH! Meet different kinds of snakes! Find out where they live and what they do. Through engaging text features, such as the vocabulary tree and the wrap-up activity, kids will be...


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...


Gulls (Collins New Naturalist Library, Book 139)

by Professor John C. Coulson William Collins (April 04, 2019)

The gull is a familiar sight by the seaside, and one of the most recognisable bird species, but most people know surprisingly little about the lives and habits of these seafaring birds. John C. Coulson remedies...


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,...


Tide Pools (L1) (National Geographic Readers)

by National Geographic Kids National Geographic Kids (January 24, 2019)

Bright starfish, spiky sea anenomes, sea cucumbers, mussels, and colorful fish! Peak into these vibrant shoreline pools and discover amazing ocean habitats teeming with life!

Packed with beautiful and engaging...


Animals in the City (L2) (National Geographic Readers)

by National Geographic Kids National Geographic Kids (January 24, 2019)

From pigeon pizza parties in New York City to koala street crossings in Australia, wild animals all over the world show us how they live in cities, interact with humans, and strut their street smarts in this...


Animal Architects (L3) (National Geographic Readers)

by National Geographic Kids National Geographic Kids (January 24, 2019)

Independent readers will learn all about nature's most amazing builders in this new leveled reader from National Geographic Kids. Meet brilliant birds, inventive insects, ocean architects–and more!

Ever wondered...


Mr Doubler Begins Again

by Seni Glaister HQ (January 24, 2019)

‘Perfect for fans of Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine Hello!

‘Extremely charming’ Marian Keyes Not every journey takes you far from home…

Mr Doubler is an expert in many things. He can bake the...


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...


Shanti Yoga Bag Pattern

by Russell Conte Stash Books (July 01, 2019)

Combine durable and stylish kraft-tex with hefty denim to create a yoga bag meant to last! The handy shoulder strap and exterior zippered pocket are pretty and practical, while the water bottle holder with an...


Organic Free-Motion Quilting Idea Book

by Amanda Murphy Stash Books (July 01, 2019)

Let Mother Nature inspire your quilting! Best-selling author Amanda Murphy (Free-Motion Quilting Idea Book and Rulerwork Quilting Idea Book) shares the next book in her free-motion quilting series, packed with...


Hidden Treasures, Quilts from 1600 to 1860

by Lori Lee Triplett & Kay Triplett C&T Publishing (July 01, 2019)

Turn back time with color photos and insightful essays about America’s quilting past! Admire one hundred antique quilts and textiles you’ve never seen before, curated from the remarkable Poos Collection....


Dresden Quilt Blocks Reimagined

by Candyce Copp Grisham C&T Publishing (July 01, 2019)

Embrace the art of quilting with simple instructions to create particularly beautiful Dresden plate blocks. Each variation looks unique and all are astonishingly easy to sew. Use any and all of the twenty-five...


Surf Survival

by Andrew Nathanson, Clayton Everline & Mark Renneker Skyhorse (July 02, 2019)

Three expert physicians/surfers trained in emergency medicine, sports medicine, and family medicine explain everything you need to know to stay safe in the water.

Whether you’re a novice or an expert, an SUPer...


The Final Innings

by Christopher Sandford The History Press (July 16, 2019)

The declaration of war on 3 September 1939 brought to an end a golden age of British cricket, the likes of which has never been repeated. At least 216 of 283 registered British first-class players joined up...


Here's the Catch

by Ron Swoboda St. Martin's Publishing Group (June 11, 2019)

In time for the 50th anniversary of the Mets' miraculous 1969 World Series win, right fielder Ron Swoboda tells the story of that amazing season, the people he played with and against (sometimes at the same...


Depression Hates a Moving Target

by Nita Sweeney Mango (May 15, 2019)

Depression Hates a Moving Target: How Running with My Dog Brought Me Back from the Brink, recounts Nita Sweeney's transformation from a 49-year-old, chronically depressed, sometimes manic central Ohio woman...


National Football League - A Complete History

by Peter Murray & Kim Irvine G2 Rights (June 21, 2019)

The NFL was formed in 1920 as the American Professional Football Association (APFA) before renaming itself the National Football League for the 1922 season. The NFL agreed to merge with the American Football...


Money Games

by Anthony J. Pickles Berghahn Books (June 01, 2019)

Gambling in Papua New Guinea, despite being completely absent prior to the Colonial era, has come to supersede storytelling as the region’s main nighttime activity. Money Games is an ethnographic monograph...


Super Cute Crochet

by Janine Holmes, Meryl Henderson & Chellie Carroll Thunder Bay Press (June 11, 2019)

You’ll be hooked on these ten super cute crochet animals!

Super Cute Crochet contains photos and illustrations to guide you in making ten super cute projects: including a panda, penguin, koala, lamb, sloth,...


Disaster Survival Handbook

by Alexander Stilwell Thunder Bay Press (July 02, 2019)

A practical and illustrated guide to getting through all types of life-threatening situations.

Are you ready for the big one, whether it’s an earthquake, a hurricane, or a monster snowstorm? Disaster Survival...


Say It Now

by Sherry Richert Belul Mango (April 30, 2019)

Creative Ways to Show Your Love Every Day

Inspiration when the words are hard: Sometimes it’s difficult to find the right way to say “I love you” to the people you appreciate the most in life. The emotions...


Birding New England

by Randi Minetor & Nic Minetor Falcon Guides (May 01, 2019)

Birdwatching is for everyone. No other outdoor pursuit yields so much knowledge of nature’s ways with so little effort—if one knows what to look for. Birding New England opens the world of birding to the...


Blood, Sweat, and Tears

by Derrick E. White The University of North Carolina Press (June 27, 2019)

Black college football began during the nadir of African American life after the Civil War. The first game occurred in 1892, a little less than four years before the Supreme Court ruled segregation legal in...


Marta (Ultimate Football Heroes) - Collect Them All!

by Charlotte Brown Dino Books (May 02, 2019)

Meet Marta - Ultimate Football Hero

Marta is the best footballer in the history of the women's game. The Brazilian has jaw-dropping flair and skill. She has scored more World Cup goals than any other player,...


Kirby (Ultimate Football Heroes) - Collect Them All!

by Charlotte Brown Dino Books (May 02, 2019)

Meet Fran Kirby - Ultimate Football Hero

Fran Kirby is the dynamic striker who carries the future of English football on her shoulders. Having been hailed 'mini Messi' by one former manager of England, Kirby's...


Morgan (Ultimate Football Heroes) - Collect Them All!

by Charlotte Brown Dino Books (May 02, 2019)

Meet Alex Morgan - Ultimate Football Hero

Alex Morgan is co-captain of Team USA and the face of women's football right across the world. As the star who leads the American attacking line, her height, speed and...


Griezmann (Ultimate Football Heroes) - Collect Them All!

by Matt Oldfield & Tom Oldfield Dino Books (May 02, 2019)

Meet Antoine Griezmann - Ultimate Football Hero

Leading the attack for France's golden generation is Antoine Griezmann - the golden boy. Antoine grew up in the heart of France, before his talent was quickly spotted...


Let's Play Two

by Doug Wilson Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (February 15, 2019)

When Ernie Banks passed away in 2015, he was regarded as one of the most beloved men in baseball history. Making his start as a shortstop with the Kansas City Monarchs in the Negro Leagues as a teenager, Banks...


Designing and Painting Murals

by Gary Myatt Crowood (May 27, 2019)

By their sheer size and ambition, murals can pose difficult and unique challenges for the artist. This practical book guides you through the process, from first choosing a design to applying the paint to the...


A History of Gardening in 50 Objects

by George Drower The History Press (June 03, 2019)

The earliest record of an enclosed space around a homestead comes from 10,000 BCE and since then gardens of varying types and ambition have been popular throughout the ages. Whether ornamental, wild cottage...


Hiking Waterfalls Yosemite National Park

by Suzanne Swedo Falcon Guides (April 01, 2019)

Hiking Waterfalls in Yosemite National Park includes detailed hike descriptions, maps, and color photos for approximately 100 of the most scenic waterfall hikes in the park. Hike descriptions also include history,...