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Nature Studies


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Grayson
Grayson
by Lynne Cox
Staff Pick
You'd swear from the synopsis that it's fiction, grist for an after-school special or Disney's latest blockbuster. But, no, 17-year-old long-distance swimmer Lynne Cox, training one morning off the California coast, discovered a baby gray whale that had... (read more)

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Bear Portraits
Bear Portraits
by Jill Greenberg
Staff Pick
This disarming, adorable collection of bear portraits by celebrity photographer Jill Greenberg is my favorite book of the year. Like Andrew Zuckerman (Creature), Greenberg has the unique ability to coax powerful emotions out of her large, carnivorous... (read more)

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Where the Wild Things Were (08 - Old Edition)
Where the Wild Things Were (08 - Old Edition)
by Stolzenburg
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What would our world look like without without wolves, giant cats, and other preying animals? William Stolzenburg examines the absence of once-prominent predators and how that affects our global ecosystem. There are a lot of alarmist books coming out now... (read more)

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The Book of Animal Ignorance: Everything You Think You Know Is Wrong
The Book of Animal Ignorance: Everything You Think You Know Is Wrong
by John Lloyd and John Mitchinson
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This alphabetized bestiary is an entertaining overview of the critters that share our planet. Fun reading no matter your knowledge level, with The Book of Animal Ignorance, you'll laugh and learn your way through the animal kingdom.... (read more)

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John James Audubon: The Making of an American
John James Audubon: The Making of an American
by Richard Rhodes
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Illuminating and engaging, this intimate sketch of a prodigious talent sheds light on Audubon's character as well as his devotion to his art.... (read more)

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The Wave: In Pursuit of the Rogues, Freaks, and Giants of the Ocean
The Wave: In Pursuit of the Rogues, Freaks, and Giants of the Ocean
by Susan Casey
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It has long been asserted that we know more about the surface of the moon than we do the vast seascapes that cover some 70 percent of our planet. Susan Casey's seductive book, The Wave: In Pursuit of the Rogues, Freaks, and Giants of the Ocean, goes a... (read more)

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The Monkey's Voyage: How Improbable Journeys Shaped the History of Life
The Monkey's Voyage: How Improbable Journeys Shaped the History of Life
by Alan de Queiroz
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Could a frog hitch a ride on some debris and float to another continent? Could a monkey cross the Atlantic unassisted? Biologist Alan de Queiroz presents a provocative investigation of the ways in which species may have dispersed throughout the world via... (read more)

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Snakes
Snakes
by Harry W Greene
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This book was a long time in the making, and it was worth the wait. Greene took over the Herpetology course at Berkeley after Robert Stebbins retired and knows his subject well. Accompanied by amazing photographs by the Fogdens, a husband-wife team who... (read more)

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Nim Chimpsky: The Chimp Who Would Be Human
Nim Chimpsky: The Chimp Who Would Be Human
by Elizabeth Hess
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This compassionate biography explores a fascinating character and an important story, beautifully illustrating the life of the mischievous chimpanzee who was the subject of a language experiment in the '70s. Both hopeful and sad, this moving account... (read more)

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Where Bigfoot Walks Signed Edition
Where Bigfoot Walks Signed Edition
by Robert Michael Pyle
Staff Pick
This book is as much about people and place as it is about the mythical hominid in our backyard. Pyle is a naturalist and a rational man thrust against doubt, and the beauty of the wild unknown flits through these pages like the shadow of his prey flits... (read more)

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The Singing Creek Where the Willows Grow: The Mystical Nature Diary of Opal Whiteley
The Singing Creek Where the Willows Grow: The Mystical Nature Diary of Opal Whiteley
by Opal Whiteley and Benjamin Hoff
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The nature diaries of Opal Whiteley are amazing for their magical, wide-eyed descriptions of forest and farm life. Raised on a Willamette Valley settlement in the early 20th century, Whiteley claimed to write this diary on scraps of paper at the age of... (read more)

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Don Coyote: The Good Times and the Bad Times of a Much Maligned American Original
Don Coyote: The Good Times and the Bad Times of a Much Maligned American Original
by Dayton O. Hyde
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This is one of my favorites books by an Oregon author. It's an amazing story of the friendship between two natural enemies: a cattle rancher and a coyote. Dayton O. Hyde is lyrical (not what you'd expect from a cattle rancher) in his caring descriptions... (read more)

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Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind
Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind
by Yuval Noah Harari
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The Great Animal Orchestra: Finding the Origins of Music in the World's Wild Places
The Great Animal Orchestra: Finding the Origins of Music in the World's Wild Places
by Bernie Krause
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The Great Animal Orchestra: Finding the Origins of Music in the World's Wild Places (Playaway Adult Nonfiction)
The Great Animal Orchestra: Finding the Origins of Music in the World's Wild Places (Playaway Adult Nonfiction)
by Bernie Krause
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Breathless Zoo (12 Edition)
Breathless Zoo (12 Edition)
by Rachel Poliquin
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Great Animal Orchestra the
Great Animal Orchestra the
by Bernie Krause
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Don Coyote :the good times and the bad times of a much maligned American original
Don Coyote :the good times and the bad times of a much maligned American original
by Dayton O Hyde
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