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  • Do Birds Have Knees?by Stephen Moss

    Bloomsbury Publishing 2016; US$ 12.99

    This RSPB-endorsed book answers all those burning questions about birds that beginners and experts alike may ask themselves as they go about their birding. How do ducks keep their feet from freezing in winter? Why don't swallows stay in Africa? Are birds really dinosaurs, or were dinosaurs really birds? And do birds have knees? Taking a 'questions... more...

  • Eerste Veldgids tot Spore in die veld van Suider Afrikaby Louis Liebenberg

    Penguin Random House South Africa 2016; US$ 3.00

    Die boekie stel die leser bekend aan die vaardighede en metodes wat nodig is om diere se spore in die veld te herken, en dit bevat 48 spesies met verspreidings kaarte en foto's. Die dier word beskryf en daar word gekyk na habitat, spoor en gewoontes. more...

  • The Running Hareby John Lewis-Stempel

    Transworld 2016; US$ 21.14

    The Sunday Times Bestseller. Winner of the Thwaites Wainwright Prize 2015. BBC Radio 4's 'Book of the Week' Traditional ploughland is disappearing. Seven cornfield flowers have become extinct in the last twenty years. Once abundant, the corn bunting and the lapwing are on the Red List. The corncrake is all but extinct in England. And the hare is... more...

  • Screening the Nonhumanby Amber E. George; J.L. Schatz; Joseph Anderton; Michael Atkinson; Fernando Pagnoni Berns; Christina Victoria Cedillo; Amber E. George; Stella Hockenhull; Anja H÷ing; am Husemann; Fiona Yuk-wa Law; Matthew Lerberg; CÚsar Marino; Guilherme Nothen; Sean Parson; Jennifer Polish; J.L. Schatz; Carter Soles

    Lexington Books 2016; US$ 84.99

    This collection draws connections between the ways in which animals represented on screen translate into reality. In doing so, it demonstrates that media consumption is not a neutral act but, rather, a political one. The images humans consume have real-world consequences for how animals are treated as actors, as pets, and in nature. The contributors... more...

  • RSPB Handbook of the Seashoreby Maya Plass

    Bloomsbury Publishing 2016; US$ 12.99

    How often have you visited the seashore and wished you knew more about the diverse and alien wildlife found on the UK's coastline? There are incredible stories to discover about our coastal species so if the tantalising glimpses you've caught of this semi-aquatic environment between the tides has left you curious to learn more the RSPB Handbook... more...

  • Foxes Unearthedby Lucy Jones

    Elliott & Thompson 2016; US$ 8.47

    The British people have a unique relationship with the fox; no other animal attracts such controversy, has provoked more column inches or been so deeply woven into our culture over the centuries. But as well as being the most ubiquitous of British animals, it is also the least understood. In Foxes Unearthed , Lucy Jones investigates the truth about... more...

  • Bovids of the Worldby JosÚ R Castellˇ; Brent Huffman; Colin Groves

    Princeton University Press 2016; US$ 35.00

    Bovids are a diverse group of ruminant mammals that have hooves and unbranched hollow horns. Bovids of the World is the first comprehensive field guide to cover all 279 bovid species, including antelopes, gazelles, cattle, buffaloes, sheep, and goats. From the hartebeest of Africa and the takin of Asia to the muskox of North America, bovids are... more...

  • The Naturalistby Darrin Lunde

    Crown/Archetype 2016; US$ 28.00

    A captivating new account of how Theodore Roosevelt?s lifelong passion for the natural world set the stage for America?s wildlife conservation movement and determined his legacy as a founding father of today?s museum naturalism á No U.S. president is more popularly associated with nature and wildlife than is Theodore Roosevelt?prodigious hunter,... more...

  • Wild Kingdomby Stephen Moss

    Random House 2016; US$ 23.96

    Can Britain make room for wildlife? Stephen Moss believes it can. The newspaper headlines tell us that Britain?s wildlife is in trouble. Wild creatures that have lived here for thousands of years are disappearing, because of pollution and persecution, competition with alien species, changing farming and forestry practices, and climate change. It?s... more...

  • Rx for Deer Hunting Successby Peter J. Fiduccia

    Skyhorse Publishing 2016; US$ 29.99

    This ground-breaking book is loaded with new scientific research that will help you become a better deer hunter. This comprehensive guide provides a compilation of in-depth coverage on all methods used to hunt whitetail deer consistently and successfully. Fiduccia?s real-world hunting strategies will benefit both the novice and the veteran deer... more...