Top Picks in Nature

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From guides for birdwatchers to the latest on the global warming, our "top picks" collection is filled with gems.

Into the Wild
The Hidden Life of Trees: What They Feel, How They Communicate-Discoveries from A Secret World
The Ice at the End of the World: An Epic Journey into Greenland's Buried Past and Our Perilous Future
Midnight in Chernobyl: The Untold Story of the World's Greatest Nuclear Disaster
The Uninhabitable Earth: Life After Warming
Mama's Last Hug: Animal Emotions and What They Tell Us about Ourselves
Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge and the Teachings of Plants
The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History
The Lost Words
What the Eyes Don't See: A Story of Crisis, Resistance, and Hope in an American City
Silent Spring
National Geographic The Photo Ark: One Man's Quest to Document the World's Animals
The Soul of an Octopus: A Surprising Exploration into the Wonder of Consciousness
Underland: A Deep Time Journey
Falter: Has the Human Game Begun to Play Itself Out?


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Into the Wild
Guide to the Stars: Northern Hemisphere, Latitudes 30' to 60' North
The Hidden Life of Trees: What They Feel, How They Communicate-Discoveries from A Secret World
Peterson First Guide to Birds of North America
Mutual Rescue: How Adopting a Homeless Animal Can Save You, Too
The Great Quake: How the Biggest Earthquake in North America Changed Our Understanding of the Planet
Isaac's Storm: A Man, a Time, and the Deadliest Hurricane in History
Mama's Last Hug: Animal Emotions and What They Tell Us about Ourselves
American Wolf: A True Story of Survival and Obsession in the West
Cry of the Kalahari
Walden and Civil Disobedience (Barnes & Noble Classics Series)
Forks Over Knives: The Plant-Based Way to Health
The Storm of the Century: Tragedy, Heroism, Survival, and the Epic True Story of America's Deadliest Natural Disaster: The Great Gulf Hurricane of 1900
A Walk in the Woods: Rediscovering America on the Appalachian Trail
Lab Girl

New Releases

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Underland: A Deep Time Journey
The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs: A New History of Their Lost World
Late Migrations: A Natural History of Love and Loss
The Weather Machine: A Journey Inside the Forecast
The Dreamt Land: Chasing Water and Dust Across California
Supernavigators: Exploring the Wonders of How Animals Find Their Way
The Lives of Bees: The Untold Story of the Honey Bee in the Wild
Chicken Soup for the Soul: Life Lessons from the Cat: 101 Tales of Family, Friendship and Fun
Giants of the Monsoon Forest: Living and Working with Elephants
Buzz, Sting, Bite: Why We Need Insects
Wildflowers of the Atlantic Southeast
The Truth About Animals: Stoned Sloths, Lovelorn Hippos, and Other Tales from the Wild Side of Wildlife
Into the Storm: Two Ships, a Deadly Hurricane, and an Epic Battle for Survival
Dinosaur Facts and Figures: The Theropods and Other Dinosauriformes
The Last Butterflies: A Scientist's Quest to Save a Rare and Vanishing Creature

Coming Soon

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Effin' Birds: A Field Guide to Identification Pre-Order Now
Our Dogs, Ourselves: The Story of a Singular Bond Pre-Order Now
Doctor Dogs: How Our Best Friends Are Becoming Our Best Medicine Pre-Order Now
A History of Trees Pre-Order Now
Surfacing Pre-Order Now
Never Home Alone: From Microbes to Millipedes, Camel Crickets, and Honeybees, the Natural History of Where We Live Pre-Order Now
Buzz: The Nature and Necessity of Bees Pre-Order Now
Chesapeake Requiem: A Year with the Watermen of Vanishing Tangier Island Pre-Order Now
Consider the Platypus: Evolution through Biology's Most Baffling Beasts Pre-Order Now
We Fed an Island: The True Story of Rebuilding Puerto Rico, One Meal at a Time Pre-Order Now
Running with Sherman: The Donkey with the Heart of a Hero Pre-Order Now
The Sun Is a Compass: A 4,000-Mile Journey into the Alaskan Wilds Pre-Order Now
Erosion: Essays of Undoing Pre-Order Now
Hearth: A Global Conversation on Identity, Community, and Place Pre-Order Now
Tawny Grammar: Essays Pre-Order Now