A Slow Passion Snails, My Garden and Me

by Ruth Brooks

When BBC Radio 4's Material World programme announced a search for the UK's top amateur scientist, little did anyone expect that the winning experiment would comprise one of our humblest garden pests. Ruth Brooks posed this question: Do snails ...

ISBN: 9781408826584

Binding: Hardback


Deadliest Volcanoes

200 Years After Tambora

by John Kerr

Deadliest Volcanoes, from author John Kerr, is about the biggest and most powerful volcanic eruptions the world has seen. It's full of eyewitness accounts and photos of some of history's best known, and not so well known, volcanoes. ...

ISBN: 9781922178510

Binding: Paperback


Secret Life of Birds: Who they are and what they do The

by Colin Tudge

'Simply fizzing with ideas ...... his heart is with the birds' Literary Review Birds are beautiful, intriguing and life-enhancing. They can do everything mammals can, and even more besides. In Consider the Birds lifelong bird enthusiast Colin ...

ISBN: 9780141034768

Binding: Paperback


The Woodland Book 101 ways to relax, play, watch wildlife and have adventures in the woods

by Tessa Wardley

From an author passionate about reconnecting both adults and children with nature, The Woodland Book aims to show anyone with an interest in nature and the great outdoors how to make the most of the unique environments provided by a canopy of ...

ISBN: 9781472900005

Binding: Paperback


Birds of the World: 365 Days

by Philippe J Dubois

ISBN: 9780810996137

Binding: Hardback


Flying Dinosaurs

How fearsome reptiles became birds

by John Pickrell

Dinosaurs didnt die out when an asteroid hit Earth 66 million years ago. Get ready to unthink what you thought you knew and journey into the deep, dark depths of the Jurassic.The discovery of the first feathered dinosaur in China in 1996 sent ...

ISBN: 9781742233666

Binding: Paperback


A Message from Martha The Extinction of the Passenger Pigeon and Why it Still Matters

by Mark Avery

September 1st, 2014 sees the centenary of one of the best-documented extinctions in history - the demise of the Passenger Pigeon. From being the commonest bird on the planet 50 years earlier, the species became extinct with the death in ...

ISBN: 9781472906250

Binding: Hardback


Field Companion to Mammals of Australia

by Van Dyck Steve & Gynther Ian & Baker And

ISBN: 9781877069819

Binding: Paperback


Gift of Kindness: Inspiring True Stories of Rescued Farm Animals The

by Pam Ahern

Some stories change your life, some events change your life, but a single act of kindness can save a life. Meet Ruby the working dog who got a second chance and found her perfect job, and Macho the orphaned alpaca who found happiness among his ...

ISBN: 9780143570905

Binding: Paperback



by Edgar Williams

Giraffes have long attracted human curiosity and respect. Their extraordinarily long necks, distinctive camouflage, graceful movements and friendly nature make them one of the most fascinating animals on the planet. But while giraffes once ...

ISBN: 9781861897640

Binding: Paperback


Flocks of Colour

by Penny Olsen

What name could be a more apt description of Australia than The Land of Parrots, a name inspired by late sixteenth-century maps showing a southern region labelled Psittacorum regio? This beautiful book takes a close look at parrots in Australia,

ISBN: 9780642278067

Binding: Paperback


For the Birds: Month-by-Month Guide t

by anne Et Al Schmauss

ISBN: 9781584797173

Binding: Paperback


RSPCA New Complete Dog Training Manual

by Bruce Fogle

Beautifully illustrated with full-colour photographs and detailed annotations, this unbeatable reference shows you how to establish routines, implement commands, break bad habits, and learn how to train various breeds. ...

ISBN: 9781740335553

Binding: Paperback



by Katarzyna Michalski

The spider has a rich symbolic presence in the human imagination. Spider analyses the arachnids appearance in literature and art. Horror stories, science fiction, folklore and childrens tales are reviewed, as well as the affliction of ...

ISBN: 9781861897756

Binding: Paperback


Pocket Guide To Garden Birds

by Bob Gibbons

This pocket-sized book is an essential guide to insects, providing comprehensive detail on around 240 of the most easily noticed British species selected from a range of orders and families. Each species is divided into simple sections covering ...

ISBN: 9781472909855

Binding: Paperback


Nature Guide: Birds of Australia

by Dorling Kindersley

This guide is a fabulous resource for bird lovers, watchers, and professional twitchers interested in Australian birds. It covers every major Australian bird group and includes a distribution map showing where each bird can be found. Details on ...

ISBN: 9781740338981

Binding: Paperback



by Daniel Allen

Throughout history the otter has been widely persecuted: pursued for its fur and flesh, and killed for profit, pleasure, fashion, and revenge. By contrast they are highly revered by other groups, Native Americans for example, and they were ...

ISBN: 9781861897671

Binding: Paperback


Silent Spring Revisited

by Conor Mark Jameson

Rachel Carson is said to have sparked the modern day environmental movement with the publication of Silent Spring in 1962. She made vivid the gloomy prospect of life without birdsong. But have her warnings been heeded? Fifty years on, Conor ...

ISBN: 9781408157602

Binding: Hardback


Skulls A Visual, Historical, Biological and Iconographic Exploration of Alan Dudley's Famed Collection of 312 Animal Crania

by Simon Winchester

Skulls is a spellbinding exploration of more than 300 different animal skulls amphibians, birds, fish, mammals, and reptiles written by New York Times bestselling author, Simon Winchester. At the center of Skulls is a stunning, ...

ISBN: 9781579129125

Binding: Hardback



by Jonathan Elphick

This beautiful books tells the story of the development of bird art through the ages. It range from the early decorative - but often fanciful - images of birds, through more accurate portrayals resulting from exploration and an increasing ...

ISBN: 9781760110109

Binding: Hardback