The James Cropper Wainwright Prize 2022 Winners

It is our pleasure to confirm Goshawk Summer by James Aldred as the winner of the 2022 James Cropper Wainwright Prize for Nature Writing and Eating to Extinction by Dan Saladino as the winner of the Prize for Writing on Global Conservation. In its inaugural year, the James Cropper Wainwright Prize for Children's Writing on Nature & Conservation is awarded to The Biggest Footprint by Rob and Tom Sears.

The judging panel also recognised four other books as highly commended: Otherlands by Thomas Halliday and On Gallows Down by Nicola Chester in the Nature Writing category, Wild Fell by Lee Schofield in the Conservation category, and October, October, written by Katya Balen and illustrated by Angela Harding, in the Children’s category.

The James Cropper Wainwright Prize for Nature Writing 2022 Winner

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Chronicling Aldred's remarkable filming of goshawks in the New Forest as the environment was emptied of humanity during the pandemic, this luminous volume rings with the marvels of an undisturbed natural world.
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The James Cropper Wainwright Prize for Nature Writing 2022 Shortlist 

Goshawk Summer
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On Gallows Down
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Time on Rock
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Shadowlands
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Otherlands
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The Instant
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The James Cropper Wainwright Prize for Nature Writing 2022 Longlist 

Goshawk Summer
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Wild Green Wonders
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On Gallows Down
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12 Birds to Save Your Life
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The Heeding
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Time on Rock
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Shadowlands
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Otherlands
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The Trespasser's Companion
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The Instant
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Much Ado About Mothing
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Life Between the Tides
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The James Cropper Wainwright Prize for Writing on Global Conservation 2022 Winner

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Examining the past, present and future of food through edibles that are at the risk of vanishing forever, Eating to Extinction is an urgent, eye-opening book that invites us to reflect on the people, places and stories behind the food we consume.
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The James Cropper Wainwright Prize for Writing on Global Conservation 2022 Shortlist

Our Biggest Experiment
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Silent Earth
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The Insect Crisis
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Regenesis
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The Treeline
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Eating to Extinction
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Wild Fell
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The James Cropper Wainwright Prize for Writing on Global Conservation 2022 Longlist

Aurochs and Auks
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Soundings
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Silent Earth
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Divide
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Abundance
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The Insect Crisis
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Regenesis
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The Treeline
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Eating to Extinction
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Wild Fell
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Climate Change Is Racist
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The James Cropper Wainwright Prize for Children's Writing on Nature & Conservation 2022 Winner

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By 'smooshing' the eight billion humans on Earth into one ginormous giant, The Biggest Footprint provides an entertaining and revelatory look at the damage that humanity has inflicted on the planet and how we might be able to begin to rectify it.
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The James Cropper Wainwright Prize for Children's Writing on Nature & Conservation 2022 Shortlist

October, October
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One World: 24 Hours on Planet Earth
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By Rowan and Yew
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Around the World in 80 Trees
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Wild Child
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Julia and the Shark
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The Biggest Footprint
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The James Cropper Wainwright Prize for Children's Writing on Nature & Conservation 2022 Longlist

October, October
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One World: 24 Hours on Planet Earth
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By Rowan and Yew
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Spark
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Twitch
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Around the World in 80 Trees
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A Bug's World
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Wild Child
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Julia and the Shark
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Nests
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The Biggest Footprint
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The Summer We Turned Green
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English Pastoral
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Entangled Life
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Diary of a Young Naturalist
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