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The Visual Dictionary of Animal Kingdom

by Ariane Archambault & Jean-Claude Corbeil Les Éditions Québec Amérique (July 20, 2012)

The Visual Dictionary of Animal Kingdom takes the reader on a fascinating voyage into well and less known groups of animals: simple organisms, echinoderms, insects, arachnids, mollusks, crustaceans, fishes,...


Ravens in Winter

by Bernd Heinrich Simon & Schuster (October 07, 2014)

"One of the most interesting discoveries I've seen in animal sociobiology in years." --E.O. Wilson

Why do ravens, generally understood to be solitary creatures, share food between each other during winter? On...


Flying Dinosaurs: How Fearsome Reptiles Became Birds

by John Pickrell Columbia University Press (September 16, 2014)

The discovery of stunning, feathered dinosaur fossils coming out of China since 2006 suggests that these creatures were much more bird-like than paleontologists previously imagined. Further evidence—bones,...


Aloft

by Stephen Bodio & Sy Montgomery Skyhorse (August 05, 2014)

The humble pigeon is anything but common" to those who know the true nature of these birds. This bird is so enamored by some that, for over six thousand years, people have devoted themselves to the art of pigeon...


Flight Ways: Life and Loss at the Edge of Extinction

by Thom van Dooren Columbia University Press (May 13, 2014)

A leading figure in the emerging field of extinction studies, Thom van Dooren puts philosophy into conversation with the natural sciences and his ethnographic encounters to vivify the cultural and ethical significance...


The Backyard Chicken Book

by H. Lee Schwanz Skyhorse (April 01, 2014)

A small flock of poultry can supply all of the eggs your family needs during the year. And, after your hens have completed their egg-laying days, there will be meat for barbecuing or roasting. Luckily, a small...


Birds of Ontario (Vol. 1)

by J. Murray Speirs & Robert Bateman Natural Heritage (June 30, 1985)

Birds of Ontario contains an identification and description of all species, with 344 outstanding colour plates.


The Burgess Bird Book for Children

by Thornton W. Burgess Dover Publications (April 16, 2012)

Downy the Woodpecker, Spooky the Screech Owl, and other winged creatures tell Peter Cottontail about their migration patterns, calls, nesting habits, and more in this blend of fact and fiction. 32 black-and-white...


Penguin Planet: Their World, Our World

by Kevin Schafer Taylor Trade Publishing (November 16, 2013)

Penguin Planet is a celebration of all things penguin. Author and photographer Kevin Schafer made it his mission to see and photograph every remaining penguin species in the wild, and the first edition was the...


The Biggle Poultry Book

by Jacob Biggle Skyhorse (September 01, 2013)

When Jacob Biggle first published his book on the management of poultry, there were more than 300 million chickens and 30 million other domesticated fowl in the United States. Today, the trend continues with...


Bird Conservation: Evidence for the effects of interventions

by David R. Williams, Robert G. Pople, David A. Showler & Lynn V. Dicks et al. Pelagic Publishing (March 01, 2013)

This book brings together scientific evidence and experience relevant to the practical conservation of wild birds. The authors worked with an international group of bird experts and conservationists to develop...


Birds In the Calendar

by F. G. Aflalo eBookIt.com (March 27, 2013)

THE woodpigeon is many things to many men. To the farmer, who has some claim to priority of verdict, it is a curse, even as the rabbit in Australia, the lemming in Norway, or the locust in Algeria. The tiller...


Stories of Birds

by Lenore E. Mulets eBookIt.com (March 27, 2013)

IN THE SNOW

It was a bright, wintry day. The frost jewels sparkled on the snow. The winds blew cutting cold from the north.

Phyllis, in her scarlet coat and cap, and long, warm leggings, waded in the deepest drifts...


Mar: A Glimpse Into the Natural Life of a Bird

by Louise de Kiriline Lawrence Natural Heritage (April 15, 1986)

Writing with uncanny skill, Louise de Kiriline Lawrence leads us gently into the world of birds. Her perception, intuition and experience give her insights that she here freely shares with us all.


Research Is a Passion With Me: The Autobiography of a Bird Lover

by Margaret Morse Nice & Konrad Lorenz Natural Heritage (June 30, 1979)

In her incredibly productive lifetime (1883-1974), American-born ornithologist Margaret Morse Nice earned the admiration of ornithologists and naturalists in far distant lands.


Penguin-Pedia: Photographs and Facts from One Man's Search for the Penguins of the World

by David Inc. Salomon David Salomon (December 18, 2012)

An exhaustive resource for penguin-o-philes, amateur and academic alike, Penguin-Pedia unites careful analysis of the behavior, habitat, reproduction, feeding habits, and population levels of all seventeen penguin...


Birding Indonesia: A Birdwatcher's Guide to the World's largest Archipelago

by Paul Jepson & Rosie Hanh Periplus Editions (December 18, 2012)

Birding Indonesia is a concise field guide to bird-watching in Indonesia

The Indonesian archipelago contains 17% of the world's bird species, of which 381 are found nowhere else on earth. Written by the world's...


Chickens

by Janet Lembke Skyhorse (November 01, 2012)

Framed by the author's personal experience with backyard hens, Chickens: Their Natural and Unnatural Histories explores the history of the chicken from its descent from the dinosaurs to the space-age present....


Eagle Dreams

by Stephen Bodio & Cat Urbigkit Skyhorse (February 10, 2015)

Mongolia is a vast country located between Siberia and China, and little-known to outsiders. As Mongolia had long been under Soviet rule, it was inaccessible to Westerners. That was until 1990, when Stephen...


The Ohio Wildlife Encyclopedia

by Scott Shupe Skyhorse (May 29, 2018)

Ohio’s wildlife has always played an important role in the history of human beings inhabiting the state. Native Americans depended on birds, mammals, and fish for sustenance and the state’s first Europeans...


Fighting for Birds: 25 years in nature conservation

by Dr. Mark Avery & Chris Packham Pelagic Publishing (July 02, 2012)

Devoted to birds and wildlife since childhood, Mark's early scientific research at Oxford, Aberdeen and the RSPB provided a solid background for his management, ambassadorial, and political lobbying activities...


The Sun Is a Compass

by Caroline Van Hemert Little, Brown Spark (March 18, 2019)

For fans of Cheryl Strayed, the gripping story of a biologist's human-powered journey from the Pacific Northwest to the Arctic to rediscover her love of birds, nature, and adventure.

During graduate school, as...


The Truth About Animals

by Lucy Cooke Basic Books (April 16, 2018)

Mary Roach meets Bill Bryson in this "surefire summer winner" (Janet Maslin, New York Times), an uproarious tour of the basest instincts and biggest mysteries of the animal world

Humans have gone to the Moon...


Mozart's Starling

by Lyanda Lynn Haupt Little, Brown Spark (April 03, 2017)

On May 27th, 1784, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart met a flirtatious little starling in a Viennese shop who sang an improvised version of the theme from his Piano Concerto no. 17 in G major. Sensing a kindred spirit...


How to Raise Chickens for Meat

by Michelle Marine Skyhorse (March 03, 2020)

If self-sufficiency and raising your own food is important to you, this book will help you pull together a complete farm-to-table experience.

Gone are the days when grandma headed to the chicken coop in search...


The Rarest Bird in the World

by Vernon R. L Head Pegasus Books (March 15, 2016)

Part detective story, part love affair, and pure adventure storytelling at its best, a celebration of the thrill of exploration and the lure of wild places during the search for the elusive Nechisar Nightjar...


A Polar Affair

by Lloyd Spencer Davis Pegasus Books (September 03, 2019)

A captivating blend of true adventure and natural history by one of today’s leading penguin experts and Antarctic explorers.

George Murray Levick was the physician on Robert Falcon Scott’s tragic Antarctic...


Gods of the Morning

by John Lister-Kaye Pegasus Books (August 15, 2015)

Gods of the Morning follows the year through the turning of the seasons at Aigas, the Highlands estate John Lister-Kaye has transformed into a world-renowned wildlife center. John's affection, wisdom and lyricism...


My Penguin Year

by Lindsay McCrae HarperAudio (November 12, 2019)

An unprecedentedly intimate portrait of an emperor penguin colony in Antarctica, by a Bafta Award-winning BBC director of photography who observed these extraordinary birds for a year.  This is the ultimate...


Birds Art Life

by Kyo Maclear & Laurel Lefkow Simon & Schuster Audio (January 03, 2017)

A writer’s search for inspiration, beauty, and solace leads her to birds in this intimate and exuberant meditation on creativity and life--a field guide to things small and significant.

When it comes to birds,...


The Falcon Thief

by Joshua Hammer & Matthew Lloyd Davies Simon & Schuster Audio (February 11, 2020)

A rollicking 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...


Peregrine Spring

Crow Planet

by Lyanda Lynn Haupt & Christine Williams Little, Brown (January 14, 2020)

Lyanda Lynn Haupt's sublime tribute to the crow and an invitation to engage with the wildlife in our midst.There are more crows now than ever. Their abundance is both an indicator of ecological imbalance and...


The Goshawk

by T. H. White & Simon Vance Blackstone Publishing (June 16, 2015)

The predecessor to Helen Macdonald's H Is for Hawk, T. H. White's nature-writing classic, The Goshawk, asks the age-old question: What is it that binds human beings to other animals? White, author of The Once...


H Is for Hawk

by Helen Macdonald Blackstone Publishing (March 03, 2015)

When Helen Macdonald'sfather died suddenly on a London street, she was devastated. An experiencedfalconer captivated by hawks since childhood, she'd never before been temptedto train one of the most vicious...


Wild Life in a Southern County (Excerpted Essay)

by Richard Jeffries & Simon Vance Blackstone Publishing (June 07, 2013)

Richard Jefferies remains one of the most thoughtful andmost lyrical writers on the English countryside. Best known for his articlesand stories published in the Live StockJournal, he draws from a wealth of knowledge...


Mozart's Starling

by Lyanda Lynn Haupt & Linda Henning Little, Brown & Company (April 04, 2017)

On May 27th, 1784, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart met a flirtatious little starling in a Viennese shop who sang an improvised version of the theme from his Piano Concerto no. 17 in G major. Sensing a kindred spirit...


City of Ravens

by Boria Sax Abrams Press (July 04, 2012)

Yet the truth is that they arrived in Victorian times as props in gory plays for tourists. But the ravens' past has far more high drama. From the plains of the North American Indians to the arctic tundra, all...


Falconry Basics

by Tony Hall Abrams Press (July 10, 2017)

In this fully revised edition of his classic guide to falconry for beginners, lifelong falconer Tony Hall presents the most comprehensive information available to newcomers to the sport. Falconry Basics is specifically...


Brave Birds

by Maude White Abrams Image (April 09, 2018)

In Brave Birds, cut-paper artist and writer Maude White presents an entirely new collection of sixty-five stunning cut-paper birds. As a source of inspiration, each bird is paired with an original message of...


Birds of Hawaii

by George C. Munro Tuttle Publishing (September 18, 2012)

Birds of Hawaii is a concise guide to Hawaiian birdwatching.

The book is divided into three sections: "Native Birds", "Stray Variants to the Hawaiian Islands" and "Imported Birds." Each bird is identified by...


The Falcon Thief

by Joshua Hammer Simon & Schuster (February 11, 2020)

A rollicking 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...


Bird Therapy

by Joe Harkness Unbound (June 13, 2019)

'I can't remember the last book I read that I could say with absolute assurance would save lives. But this one will' Chris Packham

When Joe Harkness suffered a breakdown in 2013, he tried all the things his doctor...


1001 Hunting Tips

by Lamar Underwood & Nate Matthews Skyhorse (October 17, 2010)

No matter how skilled a hunter you are right now, novice or expert, 1001 Hunting Tips will make you better. Author and outdoorsman Lamar Underwood offers words of wisdom on this adrenaline-filled sport and has...


The Joy of Birding

by Kate Rowinski Skyhorse (February 08, 2011)

More than 50 million birders can’t be wrong. No matter where you live, you have the joy of hearing and seeing birds. This easy-to-use, full-color guide will provide you with the answers. Here you’ll learn...


Ray Eye's Turkey Hunting Bible

by Ray Eye Skyhorse (February 21, 2012)

Legendary turkey hunter Ray Eye provides all of the information you need to know to successfully hunt wild turkeys across the country: how to scout, how and when to call, special tactics for the early season,...


The Puffin Diaries

by Rich Shapiro Grosvenor House Publishing (November 16, 2018)

Have you ever wanted to take a sabbatical from work and go travelling? ‘Reading these stories again takes me back immediately to the windswept green hills of Rum, the howling huskies of Greenland and the far-off...


Warblers & Woodpeckers

by Sneed B. Collard Iii Mountaineers Books (August 17, 2018)

“In the grandest sense, the Big Year is more than just a game. Though few mortals will ever tackle the endeavor, most of us can appreciate the decision to follow a passion to its outer limits. Dedicating a...


Helping Orphaned or Injured Wild Birds

by Diane Scarazzini Storey Publishing, LLC (January 08, 1999)

To Help or Not to Help?

When faced with an injured bird or orphaned nestling, most people want to help but don’t know how – and also fear doing more harm than good.  In fact, many wild birds that appear...


Poultry Breeds

by Carol Ekarius Storey Publishing, LLC (November 29, 2016)

Poultry Breeds is a fresh field guide of feathered friends with stunning photos highlighting the beauty and unique attributes of 104 chicken, duck, goose, and turkey breeds. Each profile outlines the bird’s...