Nature Books

A Year in the Woods

Henry David Thoreau

Released 01/02/18 Label Chronicle Books Genre Nature Books Cat no. 9781568463056

"I learned this, at least, by my experiment: that if one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life which he has imagined, he will meet with a suc...

Nature's Remedies - An Illustrated Guide to Healing Herbs

Jean Willoughby

Released 01/02/18 Label Chronicle Books Genre Nature Books Cat no. 9781452156026

Throughout history, herbs have been used medicinally to promote healing and vitality. Think chamomile for better sleep, green tea for enhanced focus, or elderberry for immunity boost. Tod...

The Bike Deconstructed - A Grand Tour of the Modern Bicycle

Richard Hallett

Released 01/02/18 Label Chronicle Books Genre Nature Books Cat no. 9781616892289

A metal frame, two wheels, pedals, a seat, and handlebars—on first glance, bicycles look pretty straightforward. And yet, even today's most stripped-down bicycles can feature as many as t...

Cabin Porn

Zach Klein and Steven Leckhart

Released 08/06/17 Label Hachette Genre Nature Books Cat no. 9780316344616

Rural escapes for those yearning for a simpler existence, by the creators of the wildly popular tumblr Cabin Porn.Created by a group of friends who preserve 55 acres of hidden forest in U...

Green Architecture Now! Vol. 1

Philip Jeck

Released 07/01/17 Label Taschen Genre Nature Books Cat no. 9783836543460

The ecological impact of new construction, once a secondary concern, has become a crucial issue in recent years. Badly designed buildings guzzle natural resources and pollute their surrou...

Dead Mountain: The Untold True Story of the Dyatlov Pass Incident

Donnie Eichar

Released 12/21/16 Label Chronicle Books Genre Nature Books Cat no. 9781452140032

In February 1959, a group of nine experienced hikers in the Russian Ural Mountains died mysteriously on an elevation known as Dead Mountain. Eerie aspects of the incident— unsettling and ...

Bike Snob


Released 11/08/16 Label Chronicle Books Genre Nature Books Cat no. 9780811869980

Cycling is exploding in a good way. Urbanites everywhere, from ironic hipsters to earth-conscious commuters, are taking to the bike like aquatic mammals to water. BikeSnobNYC cycling's mo...

The Illustrated Walden

Henry David Thoreau

Released 11/04/16 Label Penguin Random House Genre Nature Books Cat no. 9780143129264

To coincide with the bicentennial of Thoreau's birth and TarcherPerigee's publication of Expect Great Things: The Life of Henry David Thoreau, here is a sumptuous rediscovery edition of t...

Where I Lived and What I Lived For

Henry David Thoreau

Released 04/12/16 Label Random House Genre Nature Books Cat no. 9780143037583

Thoreau's account of his solitary and self-sufficient home in the New England woods remains an inspiration to the environmental movement—a call to his fellow men to abandon their striving...

The Rooftop Growing Guide

Annie Novak

Released 03/03/16 Label Penguin Random House Genre Nature Books Cat no. 9781607747086

If you#d like to grow your own food but don#t think you have the space, look up! In urban and suburban areas across the country, farms and gardens are growing atop the rooftops of residen...

The Cloud Collector's Handbook

Gavin Prettor-Pinney

Released 01/07/16 Label Chronicle Books Genre Nature Books Cat no. 9780811875424

The perfect incentive for keeping your head in the clouds, The Cloud Collector's Handbook is a whimsical guide to the wonders of the sky. Throughout, author and cloud expert Gavin Pretor-...

Days of Rage

Bryan Burrough

Released 04/07/15 Label Random House Genre Nature Books Cat no. 9780143107972

From the bestselling author of Public Enemies and The Big Rich, an explosive account of the decade-long battle between the FBI and the homegrown revolutionary movements of the 1970s


Kathleen Jamie

Released 03/07/14 Label RT UK Genre Nature Books Cat no. 9780956308665

With her poet's eye and naturalist's affinity for wild places, Kathleen Jamie reports from the field in this enthralling collection of fourteen essays whose power derives from the stubbor...


Roger Deakin

Released 02/24/14 Label RT UK Genre Nature Books Cat no. 9780099282556

Deakin is eccentric in his passion for swimming "wild" and takes us with him on a personal odyssey of exploring the coastal and inland swims around Britain.

A Walk in the Woods

Bill Bryson

Released 02/03/14 Label Ingram Genre Nature Books Cat no. 9780307279560

The Appalachian Trail trail stretches from Georgia to Maine and covers some of the most breathtaking terrain in America-majestic mountains, silent forests, sparking lakes. If you're going...

The Poachers Handbook

Ian Niall

Released 01/29/14 Label Ingram Genre Nature Books Cat no. 9781873674581

"Ian Niall wrote this masterpiece of country lore to retain the thrill of crossing the hills in the moonlight and of creeping up the woodside at dusk. He said, 'This book is about poachin...

Do/grow Start With 10 Simple Vegetables

Alice Holden

Released 05/16/13 Genre Nature Books Cat no. 9781907974021

Ever wanted to grow your own but don't have the time, the space, or even know where to start? Alice Holden, one of Britain's most pioneering female growers, has spent her life outdoors wo...

The Bicycle Diaries

David Byrne

Released 09/28/10 Genre Nature Books Cat no. 9780143117964

paperback edition. since the early 1980s, david byrne has been riding a bike as his principal means of transportation in new york city. two decades ago, he discovered folding bikes and st...