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


Everything Dog Grooming Book


Most people prefer to groom their dogs at homebut they worry about doing it right. Will Fido be ashamed of his own haircut? Why won't he stand still? What if he is hurt because his nails are cut too short? With The Everything Dog Grooming Book, ...

ISBN: 9781598696530

Binding: Paperback


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

by Tudge Colin

'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


Bee: A Natural History

by Noah Wilson-Rich

ISBN: 9781782401070

Binding: Hardback


National Park Visitor''s Companion: Grand Canyon


ISBN: 9780811724920

Binding: Paperback


Nature Guide: Rocks and Minerals

by Dorling Kindersley

Have the world in your hands with these compact, affordable, illustrated natural history guides.From malachite to meteorites, leaf through Nature Guide Rocks and Minerals, a beautiful guide profiling the world's specimens. Part of a new ...

ISBN: 9781405375863

Binding: Paperback


Training Your Pointing Dog: for Hunting & Home


Training Your Pointing Dog for Hunting and Home tells how to develop an obedient gun dog that is also an affectionate family companion, with training schedules and advice on everything from handling a newborn pup to teaching advanced field ...

ISBN: 9780811702591

Binding: Hardback


Birds of the World: 365 Days

by Philippe J Dubois

ISBN: 9780810996137

Binding: Hardback


Border Terriers: an Owner''s Companion


The Border Terrier has long been renowned for his gameness, hardiness and exceptional working ability. Whilst he remains essentially a working terrier his size, intelligence, and rugged good looks are making him increasingly popular in the show ...

ISBN: 9781861266408

Binding: Paperback



by Richard Schweid

Although it might seem the most mundane of fish when pulled from the mud of creeks, ponds, rivers or the sea, the eels life cycle is one of the most remarkable on the planet. Freshwater eels are born, according to current scientific theory, in ...

ISBN: 9781861894236

Binding: Paperback


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



by Bob;Swinney, Nicola Jane Langrish

The lives of humans and horses have been intricately linked for thousands of years, with equines depicted in cave paintings dating back to 5000BC. Horses have been developed by humans for many purposes - for war, for working in the field and in ...

ISBN: 9781472909848

Binding: Hardback


The Complete Field Guide to Butterflies of Australia

by Michael Braby

Written by one of Australias leading lepidopterists, it is stunningly illustrated with colour photographs of each of the 416 currently identified species. There is also a distribution map for each species on the Australian mainland. It covers ...

ISBN: 9780643090279

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


Photographic Guide to Birds of Australia

by Jim (Australian Museum) Flegg

"This is a bird identification guide with a difference. Instead of using colour plates of paintings, Photographic Field Guide: Birds of Australia features photographs. Photographs of living birds can often provide detail not available in ...

ISBN: 9781876334789

Binding: Paperback



by Peter Williams

Beginning with an overview of our relationship with snails, slugs and seasnails, he goes on to examine snail evolution; snail behavior and habitat; snails as food, medicine, and the source of useful chemicals and dyes; snail shells as ...

ISBN: 9781861895288

Binding: Paperback


Training the Working Spaniel


Training the Working Spaniel makes it simple for anyone to train their gundog, no matter what facilities are available. The book contains chapters on training the urban gundog; how to keep a working dog in a family home; and introducing ...

ISBN: 9781846890703

Binding: Hardback