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Green Barbarians: Live Bravely on Your Home Planet
Green Barbarians: Live Bravely on Your Home Planet
by Ellen Sandbeck
Staff Pick
Ellen Sandbeck, author of Eat More Dirt and Green Housekeeping, brings us a thorough guide to living more healthfully with less stress, less money, and less impact on our planet. Green Barbarians is an amusing and refreshing handbook that includes... (read more)

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Clean House Clean Planet
Clean House Clean Planet
by Karen Logan
Staff Pick
Miller's depraved recollections of himself amid a cast of literary beggars and leeches is every bit as relevant today as it was when it was written seventy years ago. Often overlooked by literary purists for its lack of pretentiousness, this is the... (read more)

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Counterculture Green: The Whole Earth Catalog and American Environmentalism (Culture America)
Counterculture Green: The Whole Earth Catalog and American Environmentalism (Culture America)
by Andrew Kirk
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For those who eagerly awaited its periodic appearance, it was more than a publication: it was a way of life. The Whole Earth Catalog billed itself as "Access to Tools," and it grew from a Bay Area blip to a national phenomenon catering to hippies, do-it... (read more)

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Loving and Leaving the Good Life
Loving and Leaving the Good Life
by Helen Nearing
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"Loving and Leaving the Good Life" is Nearings testimonial to 53 years of marriage to her husband--who died at age 100--and the principles the couple stood for: self-sufficiency, generosity, social justice, and peace.... (read more)

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This Green House: Home Improvements for the Eco-Smart, the Thrifty, and the Do-It-Yourselfer
This Green House: Home Improvements for the Eco-Smart, the Thrifty, and the Do-It-Yourselfer
by Joshua Piven
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Just the thought of “going green” can make you feel blue. Trying to live sustainably sounds like a whole lot of work and a whole lot of deprivation. Well, Josh Piven aims to both shrink your carbon footprint and soothe your eco-anxiety. In a... (read more)

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Happy Go Local: The Smart Mom's Guide to Living the Good (and Sustainable) Life!
Happy Go Local: The Smart Mom's Guide to Living the Good (and Sustainable) Life!
by Linsly Donnelly
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For moms long on ambition but short on time and money, this book is an Earth-friendly guide that will help every family make an impact. Donnelly breaks down going green into accessible steps that any mom can take. In other words, this book will allow... (read more)

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A Field Guide to Buying Organic
A Field Guide to Buying Organic
by Luddene Perry
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The definitive guide to healthful, affordable food shopping in the Organic Age—from a pioneer in the organic movement What does it really mean when a food is labeled organic? While many of us believe there are good reasons to buy organic, what... (read more)

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How and Why: A Do-It-Yourself Guide
How and Why: A Do-It-Yourself Guide
by Matte Resist
Publisher Comments
In the follow-up book to the award-winning Making Stuff & Doing Things, Matte Resist (Resist Zine) compiles practical information around bicycles, gardening, home-repair, seed-saving, and many other sustainable crafts that will suit you well after... (read more)

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The Sustainable Kitchen: Passionate Cooking Inspired by Farms, Forests and Oceans
The Sustainable Kitchen: Passionate Cooking Inspired by Farms, Forests and Oceans
by Stu Stein
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The Sustainable Kitchenbrings home the thrill of tasting fine cuisine made from the best seasonal ingredients grown locally. Designed for people who want to make food choices that promote the economic, environmental and social health of their communities,... (read more)

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Change the World for a Fiver
Change the World for a Fiver
by We Are What We Do
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Features 50 simple actions which everyone can do and which - if enough of us do them - will change the world. Publication is supported by a high profile TV partnership with Channel 4, a website, an exhibition at Royal Festival Hall, extensive PR and... (read more)

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The Urban Farm Handbook: City-Slicker Resources for Growing, Raising, Sourcing, Trading, and Preparing What You Eat
The Urban Farm Handbook: City-Slicker Resources for Growing, Raising, Sourcing, Trading, and Preparing What You Eat
by Annette Cottrell
Publisher Comments
Is that...a goat in your garage? It might be if you've been reading The Urban Farm Handbook: City-Slicker Resources for Growing, Raising, Sourcing, Trading, and Preparing What You Eat. In this comprehensive guide for city-dwellers on how to wean... (read more)

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Growing Roots: The New Generation of Sustainable Farmers, Cooks, and Food Activists
Growing Roots: The New Generation of Sustainable Farmers, Cooks, and Food Activists
by Katherine Leiner
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Growing Roots: The New Generation of Sustainable Farmers, Cooks, and Food Activists is about a new revolution in food that involves young people who are living sustainable lives that revolve around healthy, natural food. The book introduces us to farmers... (read more)

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The Necessary Revolution: How Individuals and Organizations Are Working Together to Create a Sustainable World
The Necessary Revolution: How Individuals and Organizations Are Working Together to Create a Sustainable World
by Peter M Senge
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Imagine a world in which the excess energy from one business would be used to heat another. Where buildings need less and less energy around the world, and where “regenerative” commercial buildings - ones that create more energy than they use... (read more)

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Homegrown & Handmade: A Practical Guide to More Self-Reliant Living
Homegrown & Handmade: A Practical Guide to More Self-Reliant Living
by Deborah Niemann
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Our food system is dominated by industrial agriculture and has become economically and environmentally unsustainable. The incidence of diet-related diseases, including obesity, diabetes, hypertension, cancer, and heart disease, has skyrocketed to... (read more)

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The Complete Idiot's Guide to Urban Homesteading (Complete Idiot's Guides)
The Complete Idiot's Guide to Urban Homesteading (Complete Idiot's Guides)
by Sundari Elizabeth Kraft
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How to save money, time, and the environment-on the urban frontier. With The Complete Idiot's Guide(r) to Urban Homesteading anyone can learn how to live sustainably and responsibly-and save money and time-in any urban environment. Expert urban... (read more)

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Homes That Heal (and Those That Don't): How Your Home May Be Harming Your Family's Health
Homes That Heal (and Those That Don't): How Your Home May Be Harming Your Family's Health
by Athena Thompson
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Media reports focus increasingly on the declining health of children in industrialized countries. Asthma, autism, learning and behavior problems, and cancer are all on the rise. At the same time, there is consistent news about poor indoor air quality... (read more)

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Stone Work
Stone Work
by John Jerome
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With grace, style, and gentle, self-deprecating wit, John Jerome describes the back-breaking but soul-mending task of building a stone wall on his New England farm. The job begins on a whim-he decides to move one from his woods for the sheer pleasure of... (read more)

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Getting Green Done: Hard Truths from the Front Lines of the Sustainability Revolution
Getting Green Done: Hard Truths from the Front Lines of the Sustainability Revolution
by Auden Schendler
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“Going green is easy and profitable.” Thats the common refrain from sustainability gurus. In reality, though, many green-leaning businesses, families, and governments are fiddling with the small stuff while the planet burns. Why? Because... (read more)

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Barnheart: The Incurable Longing for a Farm of One 's Own
Barnheart: The Incurable Longing for a Farm of One 's Own
by Jenna Woginrich
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Symptoms of Acute Barnheart: Endless hours spent baking bread, studying chicken coop plans, gathering eggs, browsing seed catalogs, weeding the vegetable garden, attending sheepdog trials, dreaming about heritage-breed livestock, and longing incessantly... (read more)

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Renovations: A Father and Son Rebuild a House and Rediscover Each Other
Renovations: A Father and Son Rebuild a House and Rediscover Each Other
by John Marchese
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Renovations is more than the sum of its parts. It's a sensitive portrait of a father-son relationship. It's a funny, thoughtful account of dealing with the challenges of midlife. It's also an inside look at modern home renovations. And the end result is... (read more)

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