Weather

WeatherFrom the author of the nationwide best seller Dept of Speculation one of the New York Times Book Review s Ten Best Books of the Year a shimmering tour de force about a family, and a nation, in crisis Lizzie Benson slid into her job as a librarian without a traditional degree But this gives her a


Weather

WeatherFrom the author of the nationwide best seller Dept of Speculation one of the New York Times Book Review s Ten Best Books of the Year a shimmering tour de force about a family, and a nation, in crisis Lizzie Benson slid into her job as a librarian without a traditional degree But this gives her a


The Overstory

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No One Is Too Small to Make a Difference

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Unsheltered

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Greenwood

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The Uninhabitable Earth: Life After Warming

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The Future We Choose: Surviving the Climate Crisis

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Late Migrations: A Natural History of Love and Loss

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The Penguin Lessons

The Penguin LessonsI was hoping against hope that the penguin would survive because as of that instant he had a name, and with his name came the beginning of a bond which would last a life time Set against Argentina s turbulent years following the collapse of the corrupt Peronist regime, this is the story of Juan



The Battle For Paradise

The Battle For ParadiseFearless necessary reporting Klein exposes the battle of utopias that is currently unfolding in storm ravaged Puerto Rico a battle that pits a pitilessly neoliberal plutocratic paradise against a community movement with Puerto Rican sovereignty at its center Junot Diaz We are in a


Scener ur hjärtat

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Mudlark: In Search of London's Past Along the River Thames

Mudlark: In Search of London's Past Along the River ThamesLong heralded as a city treasure herself, expert mudlarker Lara Maiklem is uniquely trained in the art of seeking Tirelessly trekking across miles of the Thames muddy shores, where others only see the detritus of city life, Maiklem unearths evidence of Englands captivating, if sometimes murky,


Underland

UnderlandFrom the best selling, award winning author of Landmarks and The Old Ways, a haunting voyage into the planets past and future Hailed as the great nature writer of this generation Wall Street Journal , Robert Macfarlane is the celebrated author of books about the intersections of the human and