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The Hidden World of the Fox

by Adele Brand

Discover the hidden world of the fabled yet enigmatic fox

[An] ode to this familiar yet mysterious creature. … The sight of foxes can lift Brand's prose into poetry. ... Brand is by turns lyrical, salty,...

At the Pond

by Ava Wong Davies, Margaret Drabble, Esther Freud & Nell Frizzell et al.

Tucked away along a shady path towards the north-east edge of Hampstead Heath is a sign: Women Only. This is the Kenwood Ladies’ Bathing Pond.

Floating in the Pond’s silky waters, hidden by a canopy of trees,...

A History of Gardening in 50 Objects

by George Drower

The earliest record of an enclosed space around a homestead comes from 10,000 BCE and since then gardens of varying types and ambition have been popular throughout the ages. Whether ornamental, wild cottage...

Losing Earth

by Nathaniel Rich

By 1979, we knew nearly everything we understand today about climate change--including how to stop it. Over the next decade, a handful of scientists, politicians, and strategists, led by two unlikely heroes,...

Virtues of Renewal

by Jeffrey Bilbro

For over fifty years, Wendell Berry has argued that our most pressing ecological and cultural need is a renewed formal intelligence -- a mode of thinking and acting that fosters the health of the earth and its...


by Thor Hanson

Bees are like oxygen: ubiquitous, essential, and, for the most part, unseen. While we might overlook them, they lie at the heart of relationships that bind the human and natural worlds. 

In Buzz, the award-winning...

Cocaine + Surfing

by Chas Smith & Matt Warshaw

  • Author has 67k Instagram followers
  • Previous book Welcome To Paradise, Now Go To Hell was a finalist for the 2015 PEN Center USA Award for Nonfiction
  • Book giveaways
  • Coverage in Surfer and Surfing magazines
  • Partnerships...

  • Ruthless Tide

    by Al Roker

    Reads like a nail-biting thriller.” — Library Journal, starred review

    A gripping new history celebrating the remarkable heroes of the Johnstown Flood—the deadliest flood in U.S. history—from NBC host...


    by Marit Hovland & Trine Hahnemann

    • Author has more than 18k instagram followers @borrowmyeyes
    • Will appeal to amateur bakers, nature lovers, DIYers, and fans of Scandinavian cooking & aesthetic  
    • Recipes are simple, yet the results are gorgeous...

    World Ending Fire

    by Wendell Berry

    In a time when our relationship to the natural world is ruled by the violence and greed of unbridled consumerism, Wendell Berry speaks out in these prescient essays, drawn from his 50-year campaign on behalf...


    by David MacNeal

    "Creepy, beautiful, icky and amazing." --Penny Le Couteur, author of Napoleon's Button

    Insects have been shaping our ecological world and plant life for over 400 million years. In fact, our world is essentially...

    Botanical Shakespeare

    by Sumie Hasegawa Collins, Gerit Quealy & Helen Mirren

    A captivating, beautifully illustrated, one-of-a-kind color compendium of the flowers, fruits, herbs, trees, seeds, and grasses cited in the works of the world’s greatest playwright, William Shakespeare, accompanied...

    Rightful Heritage

    by Douglas Brinkley

    The acclaimed, award-winning historian—“America’s new past master” (Chicago Tribune)—examines the environmental legacy of FDR and the New Deal.

    Douglas Brinkley’s The Wilderness Warrior celebrated...

    The Weather Experiment

    by Peter Moore

    A history of weather forecasting, and an animated portrait of the nineteenth-century pioneers who made it possible

    By the 1800s, a century of feverish discovery had launched the major branches of science. Physics,...

    Poisoned Legacy

    by Mike Magner

    The story is all too-familiar: On April 20, 2010, the Deepwater Horizon oil rig exploded, killing eleven workers and creating the largest oil spill in the history of U.S. offshore drilling. But, this wasn't...

    To The River: A Journey Beneath the Surface

    by Olivia Laing

    To the River is the story of the Ouse, the Sussex river in which Virginia Woolf drowned in 1941. One idyllic, midsummer week over sixty years later, Olivia Laing walked Woolf's river from source to sea. The...