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Animals and Pets

Nala's World: One man, his rescue cat and a bike ride around the globe

**THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER** 'As a chronicle of an extraordinary friendship between man and animal, and its unexpected consequences, it's entirely delightful' DAILY MAIL 'This..

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Natural History Book: The Ultimate Visual Guide to Everything on Earth, The

DK's biggest natural history book is given a fresh update. The only book to offer a complete visual survey of all Earth's kingdoms of life, plus rocks and minerals, it remains the benchmark of illustr..

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Nature Is Never Silent

For readers of Entangled Life and The Hidden Life of Trees, a fascinating journey into the world of plants and animals, and the ways they communicate with each other. For readers of Entangled Lif..

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Nature Writing for Every Day of the Year

Enjoy a whole year of the very finest nature writing, with one carefully selected piece to savour every day. This beautifully illustrated daily anthology brings you the very best of nature writi..

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Nature's Treasures: Tales Of More Than 100 Extraordinary Objects From Nature

Extraordinary stories from nature by best-selling author Ben Hoare, told through a captivating array of more than 100 natural objects The world is filled with curious objects made by plants, anim..

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Nests, Eggs, Birds: An Illustrated Aviary

Did you know that the tailorbird "sews" leaves together to make its nest? Or that hummingbird eggs are the size of jellybeans? Birds are some of the world's most beautiful and interesting creatu..

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Nightingale: Notes on a songbird, The

An illustrated miscellany of the nightingale, perfect for nature and bird lovers 'Wondering and wonderful. The nature book of the year.' JOHN LEWIS-STEMPEL ______________________________ Come..

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No Life Too Small: Love and loss at the world's first animal hospice

No Life Too Small is the joyful and inspiring story of the world's first animal hospice, celebrating the power and beauty of nature, the strength of the human and animal spirit, and the importance of ..

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On Animals

'How we interact with animals has preoccupied philosophers, poets, and naturalists for ages,' writes Susan Orlean. Since the age of six, when Orlean wrote and illustrated a book called Herbert the Nea..

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Ordinary Dogs

Eileen Battersby is the chief literature critic of "The Irish Times" and is, in the words of John Banville, 'the finest fiction critic we have'. But her first full-length book is not about internation..

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Our Symphony with Animals: On Health, Empathy, and Our Shared Destinies

A leader in the fields of animal ethics and neurology, Dr. Aysha Akhtar examines the rich human-animal connection and how interspecies empathy enriches our well-being. Deftly combining medicine, ..

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Owls of the Eastern Ice: The Quest to Find and Save the World's Largest Owl

The forests near to where Russia, China and North Korea meet in a tangle of barbed wire are the only place on earth where brown bears, leopards and tigers co-exist. They are also home to one of nature..

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Poultry Breeds

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 ..

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Practical Beekeeping in New Zealand: The Definitive Guide 5e
Puppy Zen: Eight Weeks To Train Your Pup and Create a Lifelong Bond

A comprehensive guide to puppy training by Mark Vette, of Pound Pups to Dog Stars fame. Mark's first book Dog Zen had just 40 pages on puppies - this book goes into full detail about all ages and stag..

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Right Dog for You: How to choose the perfect breed for you and your family

If you're thinking of getting a new pup, The Right Dog for You is a must-read. This easy-to-understand guide to the personalities of over 115 breeds allows you to be sure you'll choose the perfect com..

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Saving the Last Rhinos: One Man's Fight to Save Africa's Endangered Animals

The remarkable story of Grant Fowlds, a conservationist who has dedicated his life to saving the last rhinos, vividly told with the help of Graham Spence, co-author of the bestselling The Elephant Whi..

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Science of Hope: Eye to Eye with the Cute and Charismatic

A breathtaking visual journey exploring why certain animal species capture our attention, and showcasing hopeful conservation efforts around the world. From polar bears to mountain gorillas, p..

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Secret Life of Fish:  Astonishing Truth about our Aquatic Cousins

Discover the astonishing truth about our aquatic cousins: how they think and what they know, their experiences and unique behaviours, and the many things we have in common.There are 33,000 species of ..

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Sentient: What Animals Reveal About Our Senses

Sentient assembles a menagerie of zoological creatures - from land, air, sea and all four corners of the globe - to understand what it means to be human. Through their eyes, ears, skins, tongues and n..

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Sharks: Ocean's Mightiest Predator

Plunge into the breath-taking world of sharks with this beautiful photographic pictorial. Sharks documents different types of sharks, their life cycle, biology, social habits, conservation, and fun fa..

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Shearwater:  Bird, an Ocean, and a Long Way Home

Ten weeks into its life, a Manx shearwater chick will emerge from its burrow and fly 8,000 miles from the west coast of the British Isles to the South Atlantic. It will be unlikely to touch land again..

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Shop Cats of China

China's shop cats are little emperors of their own retail kingdoms, keeping rodents at bay and enticing customers inside. And now they are also the stars of this delightful little book, the companion ..

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Shop Cats of Hong Kong

When long-term cat owner and Dutch photographer Marcel Heijnen moved to Hong Kong, he was delighted to find that many of his neighbours were of the feline variety. It was only natural for him to make..

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Sloths: A Celebration of the World's Most Misunderstood Mammal

How old is the sloth? How do sloths have sex? How did a sloth save Dublin? The answers to these questions, and more, are found in this wonderfully entertaining celebration of the sloth. Walki..

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Spiders of the World: A Guide to Every Family

Bark spiders spin webs ten times stronger than Kevlar. Jumping spiders are capable of learning, recognizing, and remembering colours. Recluse spiders can tolerate six months of extreme drought and hav..

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Spirit: A Book of Happiness for Horse Lovers

Horses are the epitome of grace, power, and freedom. They also have an ability to touch our souls and connect with our hearts in a way that few other animals can. From a little girl's first pony to a ..

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Stubborn Light of Things:  Nature Diary

A SUNDAY TIMES NATURE BOOK OF THE YEAR A nature diary by award-winning novelist, nature writer and hit podcaster Melissa Harrison, following her journey from urban south London to the rural Suffo..

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Super Fly:  Unexpected Lives of the World's Most Successful Insects

For most of us, the only thing we know about flies is that they're annoying, and our usual reaction is to try to kill them. In Super Fly, the myth-busting biologist Jonathan Balcombe shows the order D..

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Swimming with Seals

A book about intense physical and personal experience, narrating how Victoria Whitworth began swimming in the cold waters of Orkney as a means of escaping a failing marriage. A book about inten..

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Take The Lead: How to Care For your Dog

How to be your dog's best friend. For thousands of years, dogs and people have looked after each other, played, grown and learned together. It is one of the greatest friendships there is. This fun a..

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Tales from the Ant World

"Ants are the most warlike of all animals, with colony pitted against colony," writes E.O. Wilson, one of the world's most beloved scientists, "their clashes dwarf Waterloo and Gettysburg." In Tales f..

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Tales from the Inner City

Where can we live if not in each other's shadow? World-renowned artist Shaun Tan applies his unique imagination to a reflection on the nature of humans and animals, and our urban coexistence. Fro..

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The Elements: A Visual History of Their Discovery

This book offers a largely chronological illustrated guide to how the chemical elements were discovered over the past three millennia. It provides a view not just of how we came to understand what eve..

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This Chicken Life: Stories of Chickens and the Australians Who Love Them

This Chicken Life is a heart-warming and playful celebration of chickens and the Australians who love them. Striking photography and inspiring stories show the diversity and eccentricity of Australian..

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Tracking The Highland Tiger: In Search of Scottish Wildcats

Over the centuries, one by one, Britain's most formidable wild animals have fallen to the thoughtless march of humankind. A war on predators put paid to our lynxes, wolves and bears, each hunted relen..

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Tribute to Reptiles & Amphibians of Australia & New Zealand, A

A Tribute to the Reptiles and Amphibians of Australia and New Zealand showcases 125 of the best photography ever assembled of the countries' most spectacular reptiles and frogs, from the Tuatara to th..

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Get ready to see man's best friend from a whole new angle in this hilarious collection of dog photographs. Everyone loves an under dog. And now, for the first time, in this collection of b..

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Veterinary Guide to Goat Health and Welfare, The

Goats are adaptable creatures in the wild but, if kept as pets, or commercially farmed, they rely very heavily on their owners not only for food, water and shelter, but also for protection from diseas..

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Waddle: A Book of Fun for Penguin Lovers

Penguins. We love them. They are instantly recognizable. Seemingly upright caricatures of us, it is easy to bond with these black and white 'little people.' They have become perennial favourites of ca..

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What Cats Want: An Illustrated Guide for Truly Understanding Your Cat

Cats are so mysterious. What makes them climb into tiny spaces? Why do they sleep that much? And, most of all, how can we give them a good life? Dr. Yuki Hattori is Japan's leading cat d..

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What Dogs Want

Let's be honest, our pets may seem pretty straightforward, but as soon as you become an owner there are so many questions! What do my dog's barks mean? Should I be brushing their teeth? How do I ..

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Why Does My Dog...?

Have you ever asked: Why does my dog bark when left alone? Jump up at visitors? Pull on the lead? This practical and authoritative book, from a leading dog expert, gives you all the answers and e..

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Wild Horses of the World

Wild horses have been an important part of wildlife on Earth for centuries, yet many herds now face serious threats - and very few people can claim to have seen them galloping free across the plains, ..

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Wild World

"With each day spent outdoors I am reminded of what a beautiful world we all call home, and the challenges that face ecosystems across the world." Alfie Bowen "The photographs are outstanding, and ..

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Woof: A Book of Happiness for Dog Lovers

p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 10.0px Arial; -webkit-text-stroke: #000000} span.s1 {font-kerning: none} Dogs have a way of making our lives feel complete. They're there for us through g..

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World of Wonders: In Praise of Fireflies, Whale Sharks and Other Astonishments

"What the peacock can do is remind you of a home you will run away from and run back to all your life." The axolotl teaches us to smile, even in the face of unkindness; the touch-me-not plant sho..

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Zen Heart: What I've Learned From Animals and Life

A cheeky baboon, a cockatoo sending a heading dog out to round up sheep, a family of pukekos crossing the road, a dog saying 'bugger', an octopus taking a photo. Think of an ad you love, or a New Z..

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