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  • The Fly Trap
    Fredrik Sjoberg
    Paperback: 08/09/2016
     
    A mesmerizing memoir of extraordinary brilliance by an entomologist, The Fly Trap chronicles Fredrik Sjö...
  • H is for Hawk
    Helen Macdonald
    Paperback: 03/08/2016
     
    Winner of the 2015 BookBrowse Nonfiction Award

    Obsession, madness, memory, myth, and history combine to achieve...
  • Fire Season: Field Notes from a Wilderness Lookout
    Philip Connors
    Paperback: 02/28/2012
     
    A decade ago Philip Connors left work as an editor at the Wall Street Journal and talked his way into a job as...
  • Bird Cloud: A Memoir
    Annie Proulx
    Paperback: 10/04/2011
     
    Proulx's first work of nonfiction in more than twenty years, Bird Cloud is the story of designing and ...
  • Bonobo Handshake: A Memoir of Love and Adventure in the Congo
    Vanessa Woods
    Paperback: 06/07/2011
     
    A young woman follows her fiancé to war-torn Congo to study extremely endangered bonobo apes - who teach ...
  • The Sound of a Wild Snail Eating: A True Story
    Elisabeth Tova Bailey
    Hardcover: 08/24/2010
     
    In a work that beautifully demonstrates the rewards of closely observing nature, Elisabeth Bailey shares an ...
  • The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind: Creating Currents of Electricity and Hope
    William Kamkwamba
    Paperback: 08/01/2010
     
    The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind is the immensely engaging and inspiring true account of an enterprising African...

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