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12 Birds to Save Your Life: Nature's Lessons in Happiness

Discover the healing power of nature through the captivating stories of twelve birds This book is about coping with being human. It's about how unexpected events smash and bash their way into our..

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Aesop's Animals: The Science Behind the Fables

Despite originating more than two-and-a-half thousand years ago, Aesop's Fables are still passed on from parent to child, and are embedded in our collective consciousness. The morals we have learned f..

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Ants: Workers of the World

In Ants, photographer Eduard Florin Niga brings us incredibly close to the most numerous animals on Earth, whose ability to organize colonies, communicate among themselves, and solve complex problems ..

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Around the World in 80 Birds

This beautiful and inspiring book tells the stories of 80 birds around the world: from the Sociable Weaver Bird in Namibia which constructs huge, multi-nest 'apartment blocks' in the desert, to the Ba..

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Avian Illuminations:  Cultural History of Birds

Avian Illuminations examines the many roles birds have played in human society, from food, messengers, deities and pets, to omens, muses, timekeepers, custodians, hunting companions, decorative motifs..

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Backyard Beekeeper, 4th edition: An Absolute Beginner's Guide to Keeping Bees in Your Yard and Garden

The Backyard Beekeeper, now in its 4th edition, makes the time-honoured and complex tradition of beekeeping an enjoyable and accessible backyard pastime that will appeal to urban and rural beekeepers ..

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Becoming Wild: How Animals Learn to be Animals

"Who are we? What do we value? How do we live here? Guided by parents, carers, teachers and siblings, we learn to answer these questions as we grow up. But it's not just us. Many animals must ..

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Becoming Wild: How Animals Learn to be Animals

Who are we? What do we value? How do we live here? Guided by parents, carers, teachers and siblings, we learn to answer these questions as we grow up. But it's not just us. Many animals mus..

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Bee Hotel: All you need to know in one concise manual

Solitary bees and bugs need our help, not just on a global level but in every back garden, courtyard and balcony. Creating little homes for them to lay their eggs in is a really easy way to make a hel..

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Bee People And The Bugs They Love

Who wants to keep bees? And why? For the answers, Master Beekeeper Frank Mortimer invites readers on an eye-opening journey into the secret world of bees, and the singular world of his fellow bee-keep..

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Bees and Their Keepers

A beautifully illustrated and thoroughly engaging cultural history of beekeeping - packed with anecdote, humour and enriching historical detail. The perfect gift. Beekeeper and garden histo..

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Between Light and Storm: How We Live With Other Species

Beginning with the very origins of life on Earth, Woolfson considers pre-historic human-animal interaction and traces the millennia-long evolution of conceptions of the soul and conscience in relation..

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Between Light and Storm: How We Live With Other Species

Beginning with the very origins of life on Earth, Woolfson considers pre-historic human-animal interaction and traces the millennia-long evolution of conceptions of the soul and conscience in relation..

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Bird: Definitive Visual Guide

Global in scope, this encyclopedia features a photographic catalogue of more than 1,270 bird species, making it a must-have for every avian enthusiast The diversity and drama of the bird world..

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Bird: Exploring the Winged World

Let your imagination take flight and celebrate the beauty and diversity of birds throughout art, science, history, and culture. Bird: Exploring the Winged World presents a visually stunning survey of ..

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Birdgirl:  Young Environmentalist Looks to the Skies in Search of a Better Future, A

"Birdwatching has never felt like a hobby, or a pastime I can pick up and put down, but a thread running through the pattern of my life, so tightly woven in that there's no way of pulling it free and ..

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Birds

Birds are a revelation. Radiating grace, intelligence and humour, they tantalise the human imagination. Working for years in his studio and in the field, internationally acclaimed photographer T..

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Birdsong in a Time of Silence

A lyrical celebration of birdsong against the backdrop of the global pandemic A lyrical celebration of birdsong, and the rekindling of a deep passion for nature. "At this time of year, black..

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Brumby Wars

It's not just a war over horses. It's a battle for the soul of Australia. This is a book about the intense culture war raging around Australia's wild horses, known as brumbies. It pits a vi..

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Camouflage: 100 Masters of Disguise from the Animal Kingdom

Camouflage is essential to surviving in the wild. Both a built-in defence mechanism and a cunning tactic for attack, this biological advantage helps animals hide from dangerous predators and catch uns..

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Cat Purrsonality Test: What Our Feline Friends Are Really Thinking, The

Become a moggy mastermind with nine fun and easy-to-score personality tests. From cat speak to curious quirks, discover your feline's true nature to better nurture your bond. It begins with a simple ..

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Cats Work Like This

Cats Work Like This is for cat lovers who know that even after ten thousand years of living with cats, no one really has a clue what their cat is thinking. In this insider's guide to the habits of the..

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Celebrating Australia's Magnificent Wildlife: The Art of Daryl Dickson

The Art of Daryl Dickson is a celebration of her diverse style and beautiful work. From black-winged stilts to brushtail possums, see the variety and colour of Australian wildlife contained in one won..

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Cluck: A Book of Happiness for Chicken Lovers

Any chicken owner will know that there's more to these endearing, quirky, clever characters than the eggs they produce. Cluck is a celebration of hens, roosters and chicks, combining high-quality phot..

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Conversatio: In the company of bees

Through Noble's art and newly commissioned essays, the book traverses Noble's deep interest in how humans relate to bees. From images of communities of bees to tintype photographs showing the beau..

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Croak:  Book of Fun for Frog Lovers

Croak is a collection of delightful quotes and gorgeous photographs celebrating the underappreciated beauty of frogs. It will delight anyone with a fondness of these fascinating creatures, and may sur..

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Dictionary of Interesting and Important Dogs, A

Tin Tin's Snowy, Odysseus's Argos, Darwin's Polly, Mary Queen of Scots's 22 lap-dogs, Elizabeth Barrett Browning's Flush... Behind every great man or woman is a dog. A Dictionary of Intere..

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Dog Songs: Poems

'The popularity of [Dog Songs] feels as inevitable and welcome as a wagging tail upon homecoming' Boston Globe In Dog Songs, Mary Oliver celebrates the special bond between human and dog, a..

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Dog's Best Friend: Brief History of an Unbreakable Bond

'This love letter to our four-legged friends is a delight . . . there is a good joke, an intriguing tale or a fascinating statistic on every page' Craig Brown, Mail on Sunday 'A fact-packed..

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Dogs

An extensive guide to over 300 dog breeds, with detailed entries featuring high-quality photography and precise text The clearest and sharpest recognition guide to over 300 dog breeds from aro..

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Dogs Gods

In a remarkable series of original photographs, award-winning artist Tim Flach examines and celebrates the wonder of the dog. New ways of living and new findings in research reveal our relations..

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Earthshot: How to Save Our Planet

As Prince William, founder of The Earthshot Prize, said, 'The Earth is at a tipping point and we face a stark choice: either we continue as we are and irreparably damage our planet, or we remember our..

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Eloquence of the Sardine: Secret Life of Fish & Other Underwater Mysteries

Humans have identified just a fraction of the 2.2 million species living in the sea. Roughly 91% of all marine species remain unknown: myths still to be written, discoveries still to be made, blank pa..

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Emperors of the Deep:  Mysterious and Misunderstood World of the Shark

Sharks are ruthlessly efficient predators, the apex of 450 million years of evolution. They are older than trees, have survived five extinction events and are essential to maintaining balanced ocean e..

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Empire of Ants: The Hidden Worlds and Extraordinary Lives of Earth's Tiny Conquerors

'Beautifully written and filled with mind-boggling wonders' - Dave Goulson, author of A Sting in the Tale 'Thrilling, compellingly readable and paradigm-shattering' - Charles Foster, author..

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Endless Forms:  Secret World of Wasps, The

'A funny and beautifully written welcome to the enigmatic, weird and wonderful world of wasps' DAVE GOULSON, author of SILENT EARTH There may be no insect with a worse reputation than the wasp, a..

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Eternal Season: Ghosts of Summers Past, Present and Future, The

Summer is traditionally a time of plenty, of warmth, of breeding; a time to celebrate the abundance of nature teeming in our hedgerows, cities, marshlands and woodlands. But in the twenty-first centur..

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Every Dog Has Its Day:  Thousand Things You Didn't Know About Man's Best Friend

Why has Fido become a generic term for all dogs? Why did hundreds of people collect dog faeces - and sell it? Dogs never eat other dogs, so why is it a dog-eat-dog world? Did any dogs survive the 'Tit..

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Exotic Vetting: What Treating Wild Animals Teaches You About Their Lives

Anaesthetising a fish, x-raying a frog and hospitalising a walrus are all in a day's work for the world's wildest veterinarian. Travelling from the rainforests of Sierra Leone to the jungles of Bor..

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Feed Your Best Friend Better

Feed Your Best Friend Better is the only nutritional guide you'll need, with helpful insight, charts, tips, and over 100 easy recipes for healthy dishes to help your best friend live a long and happy ..

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Feline Philosophy: Cats and the Meaning of Life

A playful yet profound examination of what cats can teach us about life and how to live it 'When I play with my cat, how do I know she is not passing time with me rather than I with her?' Montaig..

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Fledgling

Read the powerful account of one woman's struggle to reshape her identity when all normality has fallen away. When lifelong bird-lover Hannah Bourne-Taylor moved with her husband to Ghana seven years ..

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Forever Dog: A New Science Blueprint for Raising Healthy and Happy Canine Companions

Two of the world's most popular and trusted pet care advocates reveal new science to teach us how to delay ageing and provide a long, happy, healthy life for our canine companions. The definitive, cut..

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Friends Indeed: Assist Dogs and Their People

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From Coast & Cove: An artist's year in paint and pen

Highly respected illustrator Anna Koska is best known for her drawings of fish and fruit and is widely celebrated by food journalists and restaurateurs. In From Coast and Cove, a mindful, artistic jou..

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Glitter in the Green: In Search of Hummingbirds, The

'Exceedingly well-researched and packed with fascinating lore, it should appeal to avid birders and general readers alike' - WALL STREET JOURNAL 'As gleaming and mesmeric as its tiny subject' VANITY..

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Goat, The

The Goat: A Natural History offers a complete overview of this captivating creature, from the goatish Greek god Pan, to their cognitive capacity and typical milk yields. It is no secret that goats ar..

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Gods, Humans, Dogs

This book is dedicated to humanity's oldest and most loyal friend, our companion since time immemorial - the DOG. Dogs have devotedly served poor shepherds and mighty kings, and even the gods. Their h..

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Golden Eagles: Legendary Birds of Prey

For centuries, the golden eagle (Aquila chrysaetos) has been the archetype of the majestic bird of prey. The awe-inspiring birds have fascinated people of all cultures around the world with their prou..

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Goshawk Summer:  Diary of an Extraordinary Season in the Forest, The

'The wood holds its breath, the only sound the begging of the chicks. The forest hasn't been this peaceful for a thousand years.' When lockdown happened, wildlife cameraman James Aldred had the..

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Goshawk Summer:  New Forest Season Unlike Any Other

In early 2020, wildlife film-maker James Aldred was commissioned to make a documentary following the lives of a family of Goshawks in the New Forest - the place of his childhood. He began to plan a tr..

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