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Animals and Pets


Accidental Countryside: Hidden Havens for Britain's Wildlife

In The Accidental Countryside, author and naturalist Stephen Moss makes a journey of discovery through Britain, in search of the hidden corners where wildlife survives against the odds. From Shet..

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Animal Languages

'A rich compendium of incidents, anecdotes and studies illustrating the linguistic abilities of animals . . . a rewarding book' Sunday Times Dolphins and parrots call each other by their na..

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Animal Languages: The secret conversations of the living world

Dolphins and parrots call each other by their names. Fork tailed drongos mimic the calls of other animals to scare them away and then steal their dinner. In the songs of many species of birds, and in ..

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Animal's Companion, the

The earliest evidence of a human and a pet can be traced as far back as 26,000 BC in France where a boy and his 'canid' took a walk through a cave. Their foot and paw prints were preserved together on..

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Animal: A Beastly Compendium

This sumptuous book presents a selection of over one hundred stunning artworks, depicting animals real and mythical, from the prints and photography collections of the Bibliotheque nationale de France..

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Animal: Exploring the Zoological World

Explore the beauty and diversity of the animal world through more than 300 captivating images from across time and from every corner of the globe Animal: Exploring the Zoological World is a visua..

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Animal: The Definitive Visual Guide, 3rd Edition

A million copy best-selling exploration of the animal kingdom, featuring facts and beautiful photos of over 2,000 wild animals from all habitats on planet Earth.Animal: The Definitive Visual Guide bri..

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Are We Smart Enough to Know How Smart Animals are?

What separates your mind from an animal's? Maybe you think it's your ability to design tools, your sense of self, or your grasp of past and future; all traits that have helped us define ourselves as t..

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Art of Animal Anatomy: All life is here, dissected and depicted

Have you ever wondered what beats beneath an animal's skin? Well, you wouldn't be the first one. The study of comparative anatomy has led to some of the most striking images ever created. For two and ..

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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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Backyard Beekeeping and Honey Production

Bees are an essential part of our natural world and their importance in pollinating our food crops cannot be overstated. Over a third of the world's food is dependent upon pollinators, of which the h..

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Barrie: How a rescue dog and her owner saved each other

The remarkable true story that became a viral news sensation. Former Royal Engineer Sean Laidlaw was working as a bomb disposal expert in Syria when he heard whimpering from the rubble of a..

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Bat

Bats have been misunderstood and maligned in the West for centuries. Unfair associations with demons have seen their leathery wings adorn numerous evil characters, from the Devil to Bram Stoker's Drac..

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Bats: An Illustrated Guide to all Species

Bats: An Illustrated Guide to All Species looks in detail at the more than 1,300 species known today. Nocturnal, fast-flying and secretive, they are endlessly fascinating, yet extremely difficult to o..

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Beautiful Goats: Portraits of champion breeds

If you've never thought of goats as supermodels, the glamorous caprines on these pages will soon change your mind. Every one of these gorgeous pictures captures the natural poise of goats, as they tak..

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Beautiful Horses: Portraits of champion breeds

From the humble working horse to the fanciful show horse, you'll not be left disappointed by this gorgeous display of 40 of the worlds finest equine beauties. Whether you're a horse expert or just a c..

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Beautiful Pigs: Portraits of champion breeds

Featuring commissioned studio photography of fine breeds styled from snout to tail, the animals showcased here just love to hog the limelight. Top breeds from around the world are representedfrom the ..

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Beautiful Sheep: Portraits of champion breeds

This stunning collection of portraits shows sheep as you've never seen them before. Featuring commissioned studio photography of champion breeds styled to perfection prior to competition, the animals ..

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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 Bible: 50 Ways to Keep Bees Buzzing, The

An illustrated guide to helping Britain's best-loved bug. We need bees. We rely on them not only to pollinate our planet but to sweeten our lives with the fruits of their labours - honey, bees..

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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 Quest

A hunt for the world's most elusive bees leads Dave Goulson from Poland to Patagonia as well as closer to home, amongst the secret places hidden right under our noses- the abandoned industrial estates..

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Bee: A Natural History

Eyes with more than 6,000 separate lenses; bodies so hairy that they attract pollen by static; the ability to communicate by dancing... bee stats are endlessly engrossing. And the bee is as important ..

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Beekeeper's Year: Choosing the Right Hive to Keep Bees in Your Backyard
Beekeeping - A Seasonal Guide

A charming and practical guide for anyone wishing to keep bees, accompanying the would-be beekeeper through every season of the bee-keeping year. A charming and practical guide for anyone wishi..

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Bees & Honey: A Hive of Knowledge for Budding Beekeepers: Includes Two Beautiful Step-by-step Books

The beekeeping book guides you all the way from choosing and obtaining your bees, housing them and maintaining the hive through the year, to dealing with pests and diseases, and harvesting the honey. ..

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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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Believe It or Snot:  Definitive Field Guide to Earth's Slimy Creatures

A compendium of slimy and repulsive facts from the authors of DOES IT FART? What is hyena butter, and would you want to put it on toast? A hagfish can produce how much slime in 60 seconds? ..

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Bird

Object Lessons is a series of short, beautifully designed books about the hidden lives of ordinary things. Hope, as Emily Dickinson famously wrote, is the thing with feathers. Erik Anderson, on ..

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Bird A Day, A

The beauty and fascination of birds is unrivalled. Every day of the year, immerse yourself in their world with an entry from A Bird of Day, where Dominic Couzens offers an insight into everything from..

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Bird Love: The Family Life of Birds

Exploring the sex life of birds and their wide range of mating and parenting habits, Bird Love gives you a detailed insight into bird family life. More than 90 percent of birds appear to be monogamous..

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Bird Migration

The phenomenon of bird migration has fascinated people from time immemorial. The arrivals and departures of different species marked the seasons, heralding spring and autumn, and providing a reliable ..

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Bird Way, The

From the New York Times bestselling author of The Genius of Birds, here is a radical investigation of the bird way of being and recent scientific research that is dramatically shifting our understandi..

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Black Caviar

She has captured the heart of a nation like no sporting figure since the days of Phar Lap and Don Bradman. This is greatness the likes of which is rarely seen. This is a tale that will not weary. This..

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Budgerigar: How a Brave, Chatty & Colourful Little Aussie Bird Stole the World's Heart

Budgies, budgies, budgies. Beautiful and cheeky, delightful and enchanting, wild or tamed budgerigars are Australia's gift to the bird world. They sing and dance, and yawn as contagiously as huma..

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Bug Bingo

This beautifully illustrated bingo game features 64 species of bugs from around the world. Identify all kinds of insects - from the giant hawker dragonfly to the kissing bug and the orchid bee to the ..

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Buzz in the Meadow

This book is from the author of the Samuel Johnson Prize - shortlisted Sunday Times bestseller, A Sting in the Tale. In 2003, Dave Goulson bought a derelict farm in the heart of rural France, together..

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Buzz: The Nature and Necessity of Bees

'Informative and enchanting ... shows us why all bees are wonders to celebrate and protect.' - Australian Wildlife Magazine Bees are like oxygen: ubiquitous, essential, and, for the most part, un..

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Cat, The : A Natural History

The Cat: A Natural History takes an absorbing, in-depth look at the biology, behaviour and diversity of this popular animal. Provides a comprehensive, richly illustrated introduction to the natu..

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Cat: Portraits of Eighty-Eight Cats & One Very Wise Zebra

Have you ever wondered what your cat would look like if he or she were human? What clothes would they want to wear? Self-styled cat whisperer, graphic designer, art director and producer Tein Lucasso..

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Catlady: A Love Letter to Women and Their Cats

The connection between women and cats is timeless - explore how this truth endures in the 21st century through Leah Goren's enchanting artwork, along with contributions by more than 25 women. There's..

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Cats Rock: Felines in Contemporary Art and Pop Culture

Curated around the work of internationally known artists and feline enthusiasts such as Mark Ryden, Shepard Fairey and Kat von D, this large volume is a love letter to our furry friends that purr and ..

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Cats: Facts at Your Fingertips

A true cat-alogue of more than 100 feline breeds and cross-breeds adorn the pages of this mini-encyclopedia, which packs a whole lot of information into your pocket! Along with a photo of each br..

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Chicken: A Natural History

In September 2009, The New Yorker magazine ran a feature proclaiming the chicken as the new "It Bird." The article celebrated the return of the backyard chicken and found in it the perfect convergence..

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Citizen Canine: Dogs in the Movies

This charming and adorable collection of the best cinematic dogs is sure to delight dog lovers and moviegoers alike. The Citizen Canine pack includes sixty of the bravest, cutest and furriest pooches ..

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Close to Birds: An Intimate Look at Our Feathered Friends

Our lives intertwine with birds like no other wild creature. Every day birds warm our hearts, inspire our curiosity, and appeal to our sense of wonder. Close to Birds brings us even nearer to our feat..

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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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Complete Dog Breed Book: Choose the Perfect Dog For You, The

From the tiny Chihuahua to the towering Great Dane, discover all there is to know about hundreds of dog breeds from across the world in this stunning DK encyclopedia that covers all things canine. ..

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Corvus: A Life With Birds

One spring, many years ago, Esther Woolfson's daughter rescued a fledgling rook. That rook, named Chicken, quickly established herself as part of the family, and other birds, including an irascible co..

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Deadly Oceans

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Denali: The Story of an Exceptional Dog

In the bestselling tradition of Finding Gobi and Marley & Me, the moving story of a dog, his human and the friendship that saved both their lives - and inspired countless others. Ben Moon had ..

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