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Easy Peasy Doggy Diary: Train your dog and track their progress with the help of the UK's No.1 dog-trainer

From the author of the no.1 bestselling dog training book, comes this 52 week journal containing everything you need to train your dog, chart their progress and record key milestones. Easy Peasy..

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

'Thrilling, compellingly readable and paradigm-shattering' - Charles Foster, author of Being a Beast Ants have been walking the Earth since the age of the dinosaurs. Today there are one mil..

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

A "well-written, engaging detective story" (Kirkus Reviews, starred review) about a rogue who trades in rare birds and their eggs-and the wildlife detective determined to stop him. On May 3, 2010..

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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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Fox and I: An uncommon friendship

A solitary woman's inspiring, moving, surprising, and often funny memoir about the transformative power of her unusual friendship with a wild fox. A solitary woman's inspiring, moving, surpris..

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Friends Indeed: Assist Dogs and Their People

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Gardening for Bumblebees: A Practical Guide to Creating a Paradise for Pollinators

From the Sunday Times bestselling author of A Sting In The Tale comes this practical guide to creating a paradise for pollinators 'Go on, have a flutter! Take a few tips from the new book by biol..

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Gifts of Gravity and Light

'A wonderfully diverse collection of poetry and long-form prose, celebrating the four seasons of the year in a fresh and ultimately life-affirming way.' Stephen Moss *** 'I learn..

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Girls and Their Cats

For New York City fashion and beauty photographer BriAnne Wills, the crazy cat lady" is a myth. Co-written with Elyse Moody, senior editor at Martha Stewart Living, this book redefines the stereotype ..

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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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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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Gospel of the Eels, The: A Father, a Son and the World's Most Enigmatic Fish

'I can't recall us ever talking about anything other than eels and how to best catch them, down there by the stream. Actually, I can't remember us speaking at all. Maybe because we never did.' Th..

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Gospel of the Eels: A Father, a Son and the World's Most Enigmatic Fish, The

'I can't recall us ever talking about anything other than eels and how to best catch them, down there by the stream. Actually, I can't remember us speaking at all. Maybe because we never did.' Th..

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Happy Dog Owner: Finding Health and Happiness with the Help of Your Dog, The

Your relationship with your dog can be one of the most rewarding you will ever experience. Your pet's sense of loyalty, fun and their unconditional love can bring an unparalleled joy into your life. B..

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Healthy Bee, Sick Bee

Phil Lester's first book, The Vulgar Wasp, was about one of the world's most hated insects. His second is about just the opposite the honey bee, arguably one of our best-loved six-legged creatures. ..

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Heeding, The

The world changed in 2020. Gradually at first, then quickly and irreversibly, the patterns by which we once lived altered completely. Full of love and loss, solidarity and suffering, The Heeding paint..

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Heroic Animals: Amazing Creatures that Changed Our World

THERE IS NO SUCH THING AS AN ORDINARY ANIMAL. EVERY ONE HAS A HEROIC STORY TO TELL. Discover how . . . Able Seacat Simon rescued the crew of HMS Amethyst. ..

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His Imperial Majesty: A Natural History of the Purple Emperor

When summer is at its zenith and the sallow foliage develops a bluish tinge, a giant butterfly - beautiful, bold and brazen - flies powerfully over the tree canopy. Females of this species, wary yet d..

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Honey Bee, The

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Horse Crazy: The Story of a Woman and a World in Love with an Animal

ONE OF USA TODAY'S "20 SUMMER BOOKS YOU WON'T WANT TO MISS" In the bestselling tradition of works by such authors as Susan Orlean and Mary Roach, a New York Times reporter and Pulitzer Prize fin..

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How Stella Learned to Talk

An incredible, revolutionary true story and surprisingly simple guide to teaching your dog to talk from speech-language pathologist Christina Hunger, who taught her dog, Stella, to communicate using s..

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How to Hold Animals

A delightful treasure trove of tips on how to hold animals without hurting them. Should you hold a mouse by its tail? A grasshopper by its leg? A butterfly by its wing? How do ..

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How to Walk a Dog

'This wryly affectionate portrait of dogs and their people is a tail-thumpingly delightful read.' Jane Clifton 'So charming and funny and sincere - this is dog lit at its best.' Steve Braunias ..

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How Zoologists Organize Things: The Art of Classification

Humankind's fascination with the animal kingdom began as a matter of survival - differentiating the edible from the toxic, the ferocious from the tractable. Since then, our compulsion to catalogue wil..

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Iconotypes: A compendium of butterflies and moths. Jones's Icones Complete

Jones's Icones contains finely delineated paintings of more than 760 species of Lepidoptera, many of which it described for the first time, marking a critical moment in the study of natural history. W..

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Illustrated Dinosaur Encyclopedia, The

The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Dinosaurs and Prehistoric Creatures is an unmatched reference work distinguished by its erudition and beauty - an illustrated who's who of prehistoric life and a source..

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Illustrated Encyclopedia of Cats:  Comprehensive Visual Directory of All the World's Cat Breeds

Featuring lavish illustrations, The Illustrated Guide to Cats is a 256 page directory presented according to basic groups: shorthairs, longhairs, semi-longhairs, Orientals, and foreign breeds-all feat..

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In Praise of Famous Horses: An A-Z of the Most Celebrated in History and Culture, Myth and Sport

Horses is an A-Z companion to perhaps the most loved of all domesticated animals. The book's entries include a wealth of unexpected, fascinating and serendipitous information, from horse-slang phrases..

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Invasive Predators in New Zealand: Disaster on four small paws

The story of invasive species in New Zealand is unlike any other in the world. By the mid-thirteenth century, the main islands of the country were the last large landmasses on Earth to remain uninhabi..

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Jungle Doctor, The: The Adventures of an International Wildlife Vet

Explore the majestic, biodiverse world with Australia's very own jungle vet. Fresh from veterinarian school, passionate conservationist Dr Chloe Buiting headed for the frontline of South Africa's rhin..

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Kew Gardener's Guide to Growing Trees:  Art and Science to grow with confidence

This inspirational book from Kew Garden's tree expert is the perfect guide to choosing and growing these essential garden mainstays. With authoritative advice from Kew tree expert Tony Kirkham and the..

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Last Butterflies:Scientist's Quest to Save a Rare and Vanishing Creature

A remarkable look at the rarest butterflies, how global changes threaten their existence, and how we can bring them back from near-extinction Most of us have heard of such popular butterflies as ..

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Life In Nature

'The Patron Saint of Conservation' Sir David Attenborough 'Peter Scott was a huge influence on my childhood...Later on in life I had the good fortune both to meet and to interview him, and ..

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Liquid Gold: Bees and the Pursuit of Midlife Honey

'A light-hearted account of midlife, a yearning for adventure, the plight of bees, the quest for "liquid gold" and, above all, friendship.' Sunday Telegraph After a chance meeting in the pub, Rog..

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Little Book of Bees: A Pocket Guide to the Wonderful World of Bees, The

We need bees. And they need us. Discover the fascinating story of these marvels of nature. Learn about their beehaviours, why they are under threat and how they are essential to our e..

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Lobster's Tale, The

Exploring the lobster's biology and its history in language, literature and gastronomy, The Lobster's Tale navigates the perils of a life driven by overreaching ambition and the appetite for knowledge..

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Longest Story: How humans have loved, hated and misunderstood other species

The contradictions and moral ambiguities of our collective attitudes to animals are baffling. By telling the love-hate story of man and beast, from their first acquaintance in deep prehistory to the p..

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Lost Animals: Extinction and the Photographic Record

A photograph of an animal long-gone evokes a feeling of loss more than a painting ever can. Often tinted sepia or black-and-white, these images were mainly taken in zoos or wildlife parks, and in a ha..

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Lost Animals: The story of extinct, endangered and rediscovered species

Documenting the species that have emerged, disappeared and been reborn over the millennia since the Cambrian Explosion, Lost Animals is the story of life on Earth. Over 520 million years ago, all..

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Lost Words

From bestselling Landmarks author Robert Macfarlane and acclaimed artist & author Jackie Morris -- a beautiful illustrated book for readers young and oldAll over the country, there are words disappear..

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Monarchs of the Sea: The Extraordinary 500-Million-Year History of Cephalopods

Before mammals, there were dinosaurs. And before dinosaurs, there were cephalopods - the ancestors of modern squid, octopuses, and more creatures - Earth's first truly substantial animals. Essent..

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Moo:  book of happiness for cow lovers

Cows are my passion. What I have ever sighed for has been to retreat to a Swiss farm, and live entirely surrounded by cows - and china. - Charles Dickens Cows are one of the most com..

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Much Ado About Mothing: A year intoxicated by Britain's rare and remarkable moths

Although mostly unseen by us, moths are everywhere. And their capacity to delight astounds. Inspired by a revelatory encounter with a Poplar Hawk-moth - a huge, velvety-winged wonder wrapped in s..

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My Hero Theo:  brave police dog who went beyond the call of duty to save lives

THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER 'I'd been in so many scrapes with Theo and he'd always saved me. Those days were the hardest of my life so far and ... at the darkest point, those big brown eyes and t..

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