An Elephant in My Kitchen

An Elephant in My Kitchen

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The Wisdom of Wolves: Lessons from the Sawtooth Pack

The Wisdom of Wolves: Lessons from the Sawtooth Pack

From the world famous couple who lived alongside a three generation wolf pack, this book of inspiration, drawn from the wild, will fascinate animal and nature lovers alike For six years Jim and Jamie Dutcher lived intimately with a pack of wolves, gaining their trust as no one has before In this

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What a Fish Knows: The Inner Lives of Our Underwater Cousins

What a Fish Knows: The Inner Lives of Our Underwater Cousins

A New York Times Bestseller Do fishes think Do they really have three second memories And can they recognize the humans who peer back at them from above the surface of the water In What a Fish Knows, the myth busting ethologist Jonathan Balcombe addresses these questions and , taking us under

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Spying on Whales: The Past, Present, and Future of Earth's Most Awesome Creatures

Spying on Whales: The Past, Present, and Future of Earth's Most Awesome Creatures

The Smithsonian s star paleontologist takes us to the ends of the earth and to the cutting edge of whale research Whales are among the largest, most intelligent, deepest diving species to have ever lived on our planet They evolved from land roaming, dog like creatures into animals that move like

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Darwin Comes to Town: How the Urban Jungle Drives Evolution

Darwin Comes to Town: How the Urban Jungle Drives Evolution

From evolutionary biologist Menno Schilthuizen, a book that will make you see yourself and the world around you in an entirely new way For a long time, biologists thought evolution was a necessarily slow process, too incremental to be observed in a lifetime In Darwin Comes to Town, evolutionary

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A Wolf Called Romeo

A Wolf Called Romeo

The unlikely true story of a six year friendship between a wild, oddly gentle black wolf and the people and dogs of Juneau, Alaska No stranger to wildlife, Nick Jans had lived in Alaska for nearly thirty years But when one evening at twilight a lone black wolf ambled into view not far from his

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Heart of a Lion: A Lone Cat’s Walk Across America

Heart of a Lion: A Lone Cat’s Walk Across America

Late one June night in 2011, a large animal collided with an SUV cruising down a Connecticut parkway The creature appeared as something out of New England s forgotten past Beside the road lay a 140 pound mountain lion Speculations ran wild, the wildest of which figured him a ghostly survivor from

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Meadowland: The Private Life of an English Field

Meadowland: The Private Life of an English Field

What really goes on in the long grass Meadowland gives an unique and intimate account of an English meadow s life from January to December, together with its biography In exquisite prose, John Lewis Stempel records the passage of the seasons from cowslips in spring to the hay cutting of summer and

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Birding Without Borders: An Obsession, a Quest, and the Biggest Year in the World

Birding Without Borders: An Obsession, a Quest, and the Biggest Year in the World

Traveling to 41 countries in 2015 with a backpack and binoculars, Noah Strycker became the first person to see than half the world s 10,000 species of birds in one year In 2015, Noah Strycker set himself a lofty goal to become the first person to see half the world s birds in one year For

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Half-Earth: Our Planet's Fight for Life

Half-Earth: Our Planet's Fight for Life

In order to stave off the mass extinction of species, including our own, we must move swiftly to preserve the biodiversity of our planet, says Edward O Wilson in his most impassioned book to date Half Earth argues that the situation facing us is too large to be solved piecemeal and proposes a

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No Beast So Fierce: The Terrifying True Story of the Champawat Tiger, the Deadliest Man-Eater in History

No Beast So Fierce: The Terrifying True Story of the Champawat Tiger, the Deadliest Man-Eater in History

A true account of the deadliest animal of all time, and the hunter on its trail Nepal c 1900 The single deadliest animal in recorded history began stalking humans, moving like a phantom through the lush foothills of the Himalayas As the death toll reached an astonishing 436 lives, a young local

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