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The Life of Birds (Updated Edition)

David Attenborough

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Chamber Divers: The Untold Story of the D-Day Scientists Who Changed Special Operations Forever

Rachel Lance - Dutton
Format: Hardcover

For readers of The Making of the Atomic Bomb and Code Girls, who want stories about the tech behind military successes and the maverick groups that generate historic innovations This is the previously classified story of one group of scientific researchers - men and women - who exposed...
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The Backyard Bird Chronicles

Amy Tan - Knopf
Format: Flexibound

A gorgeous, witty account of birding, nature, and the beauty around us that hides in plain sight, written and illustrated by the best-selling author of The Joy Luck Club * With a foreword by David Allen Sibley. "Unexpected and spectacular" - Ann Patchett, best-selling author...
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Alien Earths: The New Science of Planet Hunting in the Cosmos

Dr. Lisa Kaltenegger - St. Martin's Press
Format: Hardcover

Riveting and timely, a look at the research that is transforming our understanding of the cosmos in the quest to discover whether we are alone.. For thousands of years, humans have wondered whether we're alone in the cosmos. Now, for the first time, we have the technology to investigate....
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Wild Woman: Empowering Stories from Women who Work in Nature

Philippa Forrester - Bloomsbury Wildlife
Format: Hardcover

An engaging blend of conservation stories and humorous, personal anecdotes from Philippa Forrester about women who, like her, choose to live and work in the wild.Surviving in the wilderness has long been associated with men, and conservation and environmental biology have traditionally...
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Costa Rica: A Journey through Nature (Zona Tropical Publications)

Adrian Hepworth

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Searching for Seashells: An Artist's Guide to Treasures on the Beach

Jessie King Regunberg - Workman Publishing Company
Format: Hardcover

A gorgeously illustrated collection of all sorts of seashells, complete with interesting facts, history, and more.. Celebrate the amazing mollusk - and the timeless joy of walking along the seashore and picking up a treasure of a shell. A personal, passionate pocket field guide, infused...
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The Secret Mind of Bertha Pappenheim: The Woman Who Invented Freud's Talking Cure

Gabriel Brownstein - PublicAffairs
Format: Hardcover

The story of a patient who changed the world, and the mystery of her illness.. In 1880, young Bertha Pappenheim got strangely ill - she lost her ability to control her voice and her body. She was treated by Sigmund Freud's mentor, Josef Breuer, who diagnosed her with "hysteria."...
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