Natural history

    Last Wild Place

    By Mike Tomkies

    Paperback £13.85

    A reprint of one of Mike Tomkies' classic wilderness books. Includes an appreciation of his life and work and a celebration of nature at its most rugged and spectacular.

    Arctic Charr in the Lochs of Scotland

    By Colin Adams

    Paperback £42.95

    The Arctic Charr is a fish of wild places. It is the fish that is capable of thriving in the harsh conditions found in the fresh waters of the far north where no other fish can. Its toughness in these extreme environments, its stunning beautiful colours (more usually...

    Goldilocks and the Water Bears: The Search for Life in the Universe

    By Louisa Preston

    Paperback £7.65

    'Highly recommended' Financial Times Today we know of only a single planet that hosts life: the Earth. But across a Universe of at least 100 billion possibly habitable worlds, surely our planet isn't the only one that, like the porridge Goldilocks sought, is just right for life? Astrobiologists search the...

    Rescue Dogs and Their Second Lives

    By Angela Patmore

    Paperback £7.85

    An inspirational guide to re-homing rescue dogs.

    Breaking the Chains of Gravity: The Story of Spaceflight before NASA

    By Amy Shira Teitel

    Paperback £9.05

    The revealing backstory of spaceflight before the establishment of NASA.

    Cats Getting Stuck!

    By No Author Details

    Hardback Save £0.74 = £7.25

    Cats may have intelligence that far exceeds our own... but it doesn't stop them getting completely stuck, often in the most ridiculous places. Cats Getting Stuck documents some of the funniest scrapes felines have got themselves into, from wrestling with hangers to getting wedged into glass jars, or the results...

    Cat Wisdom: 60 great lessons you can learn from a cat

    By Neil Somerville

    Hardback £7.85

    Many a domestic cat leads a good life. Pampered, well-fed and often the centre of much attention, the cat is skilful in getting its own way.

    Urban Jungle

    By Vicky Woodgate

    Hardback £14.46

    Discover the wild side of cities around the world in this stunning collection of urban maps. Did you know that there are flying squirrels in the heart of New York City? Or that wild boar roam the streets of Berlin? From bats in air-conditioning vents, to snakes in the sewers,...

    Nature Observer: a Guided Journal

    By Maggie A. Sichter

    Hardback £11.45

    Millions of people have embraced both bullet and guided journals as a means of organizing their daily lives. Nature Observer combines the best of both trends, and the result is an agenda -like structure packed with prompts that encourage organization, creativity, and mindfulness.

    Wild About Britain: A Collection of Award-Winning Nature Writing

    By Brian Jackman

    Paperback £8.45

    Wild About Britain - Holiday reads, travel and nature writing by award-winning journalist Brian Jackman. From Cornwall to Shetland, East Anglia to the Welsh Marches, an 'extended love letter to the British Countryside'. Covering wildlife, wild places, fishing, sailing and how history has shaped the landscape. Foreword by Simon Barnes.

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