Wilding

Forced to accept that intensive farming on the heavy clay of their land at Knepp in West Sussex was economically unsustainable, Isabella Tree and her husband Charlie Burrell made a spectacular leap of faith they decided to step back and let nature take over Thanks to the introduction of free roami

The Secret Wisdom of Nature: Trees, Animals, and the Extraordinary Balance of All Living Things ― Stories from Science and Observation

The final book in The Mysteries of Nature trilogy by the New York Times bestselling author of The Hidden Life of Trees, Peter Wohlleben n nNature is full of surprises deciduous trees affect the rotation of the Earth, cranes sabotage the production of Iberian ham, and coniferous forests can make it r

No Beast So Fierce: The Terrifying True Story of the Champawat Tiger, the Deadliest Man-Eater in History

A true account of the deadliest animal of all time, and the hunter on its trail n nNepal c 1900 The single deadliest animal in recorded history began stalking humans, moving like a phantom through the lush foothills of the Himalayas n nAs the death toll reached an astonishing 436 lives, a young loca

Happiness

London A fox makes its way across Waterloo Bridge The distraction causes two pedestrians to collide Jean, an American studying the habits of urban foxes, and Attila, a Ghanaian psychiatrist there to deliver a keynote speech From this chance encounter, Aminatta Forna s unerring powers of observat

Eager: The Surprising, Secret Life of Beavers and Why They Matter

Winner of the 2019 PEN EO Wilson Award for Literary Science Writing n nIn Eager, environmental journalist Ben Goldfarb reveals that our modern idea of what a healthy landscape looks like and how it functions is wrong, distorted by the fur trade that once trapped out millions of beavers from North Amer

The Falcon Thief: A True Tale of Adventure, Treachery, and the Hunt for the Perfect Bird

A true crime adventure about a rogue who trades in rare birds and their eggs and the wildlife detective determined to stop him.On May 3, 2010, an Irish national named Jeffrey Lendrum was apprehended at Britain s Birmingham International Airport with a suspicious parcel strapped to his stomach Insid

The Unexpected Truth About Animals: A Menagerie of the Misunderstood

Librarian Note Newer editions of this book have released with a different title The Truth About Animals Stoned Sloths, Lovelorn Hippos, and Other Tales from the Wild Side of Wildlife See ISBN 9780465094646 n nHistory is full of strange animal stories invented by the brightest and most influential,