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  • The Dragon Behind the Glass: A True Story of Power, Obsession, and the World's Most Coveted Fish
    Emily Voigt
    Hardcover: 05/24/2016
     
    A riveting journey into the bizarre world of the Asian arowana or "dragon fish"—the world's most ...
  • Why Did the Chicken Cross the World?: The Epic Saga of the Bird that Powers Civilization
    Andrew Lawler
    Paperback: 04/26/2016
     
    From ancient empires to modern economics, veteran journalist Andrew Lawler delivers a sweeping history of the ...
  • Animal Wise: The Thoughts and Emotions of Our Fellow Creatures
    Virginia Morell
    Paperback: 03/25/2014
     
    Noted science writer Virginia Morell explores the frontiers of research on animal cognition and emotion, ...
  • Flight Behavior
    Barbara Kingsolver
    Paperback: 06/04/2013
     
    Flight Behavior takes on one of the most contentious subjects of our time: climate change. With a deft 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 Beekeeper's Lament: How One Man and Half a Billion Honey Bees Help Feed America
    Hannah Nordhaus
    Paperback: 05/24/2011
     
    The honey bee is a willing conscript, a working wonder, an unseen and crucial link in America's agricultural ...
  • Wesley the Owl: The Remarkable Love Story of an Owl and His Girl
    Stacey O'Brien
    Paperback: 06/02/2009
     
    When biologist Stacey O'Brien first met a four-day-old baby barn owl with nerve damage in one wing, she knew ...

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