Nature & Natural History Books

Sort by:

Applied filters

Nature Writing

10000+ items

From David Attenborough to Robert Macfarlane, here you’ll find our bestselling new nature books and best-loved nature writing classics. Explore our huge selection of nature guides and handbooks or pick the perfect present for a budding naturalist from our range of wonderful nature books for children. Here you’ll also find our range of beautiful nature-themed gifts.

See More

Our Best Nature Books

Storyland: A New Mythology of Britain
Added to basket
£12.99   £10.99
Paperback
A Life on Our Planet
Added to basket
£9.99   £8.49
Paperback
Regenesis
Added to basket
£20.00   £17.99
Hardback
Entangled Life
Added to basket
£10.99   £8.99
Paperback
Silent Earth
Added to basket
£9.99   £8.49
Paperback
Living Planet
Added to basket
£10.99   £8.99
Paperback
Otherlands
Added to basket
£20.00   £17.99
Hardback
The Secret World of Weather
Added to basket
£10.99   £9.49
Paperback
The Hidden Life of Trees
Added to basket
The Book of Trespass
Added to basket
£9.99   £8.49
Paperback
The Forager's Calendar
Added to basket
Finding the Mother Tree
Added to basket
£10.99   £9.49
Paperback
Wilding
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
The Sheep's Tale
Added to basket
The Heartbeat of Trees
Added to basket
£9.99   £8.49
Paperback
Birdsong in a Time of Silence
Added to basket
£9.99   £8.49
Paperback
The Trespasser's Companion
Added to basket
H is for Hawk
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback

Our Best New Nature Writing Books

I Belong Here
Added to basket
£10.99
Paperback
Endless Forms
Added to basket
£20.00   £17.99
Hardback
Outlandish
Added to basket
£10.99
Paperback
Tapestries of Life
Added to basket
£9.99   £8.49
Paperback
My Farming Life
Added to basket
£9.99   £8.49
Paperback
Field Work
Added to basket
£9.99   £8.99
Paperback
Wonderdog
Added to basket
£17.99
Hardback
A River Runs Through Me
Added to basket
In Search of One Last Song
Added to basket
The Ponies At The Edge Of The World
Added to basket
Women on Nature
Added to basket
The Catch
Added to basket
£20.00
Hardback
Platypus Matters
Added to basket
£20.00
Hardback
The Women Who Saved the English Countryside
Added to basket
Fledgling
Added to basket
£16.99
Hardback
Unearthed
Added to basket
£16.99
Hardback
Riverman
Added to basket
£16.99
Hardback
Spring Tides
Added to basket
£16.99
Hardback

Our Best Coming Soon Nature Writing Books

An Immense World
Added to basket
£20.00   £17.99
Hardback
The Rise and Reign of the Mammals
Added to basket
£20.00   £17.99
Hardback
Where the Wildflowers Grow
Added to basket
Land Healer
Added to basket
£20.00
Hardback
Sacred Nature
Added to basket
£14.99
Hardback
Rewilding the Sea
Added to basket
£22.00   £19.99
Hardback
Around the World in 80 Birds
Added to basket
Forget Me Not
Added to basket
£16.99   £14.99
Hardback
The Wilderness Cure
Added to basket
£16.99   £14.99
Hardback
Illuminated By Water
Added to basket
The Outdoor Swimmers' Handbook
Added to basket
Cornerstones
Added to basket
£17.99
Hardback
Life Between the Tides
Added to basket
£9.99   £8.49
Paperback
Birdgirl
Added to basket
£16.99
Hardback
The Draw of the Sea
Added to basket
£16.99
Hardback
Wildlings
Added to basket
£20.00   £15.99
Hardback
Rooted
Added to basket
£16.99
Hardback
Swamp Songs
Added to basket
£20.00
Hardback

See More

Into the Wild

Our best books for wild exploring

Wild Guide Wales and Marches
Added to basket
The Art of Wild Swimming: Scotland
Added to basket
Wild Swimming
Added to basket
£16.99
Paperback
Wild Guide Central England
Added to basket
Wild Guide Scotland
Added to basket
Wild Swim
Added to basket
£14.99
Paperback
Wild Swimming Hidden Beaches
Added to basket
The Outdoor Swimming Guide
Added to basket
Wild Swimming Walks Cornwall
Added to basket
Wild Camping
Added to basket
£16.99
Paperback
Swim Wild
Added to basket
£10.99
Paperback
Wild Swimming Walks
Added to basket
Wild Guide French Alps
Added to basket

See More

Nature Books for Children 

The best nature books & activities for young naturalists

The Green Planet
Added to basket
£14.99   £12.99
Hardback
Wild Child
Added to basket
£14.99   £12.99
Hardback
Do You Love Exploring?
Added to basket
First Sticker Book Planet Earth
Added to basket
My Big Book of Outdoors
Added to basket
KEW: Grow, Forage and Make
Added to basket
The Book of Tiny Creatures
Added to basket
Slow Down... Discover Nature in the Park
Added to basket
A Friend to Nature
Added to basket
The Secret Life of Bees: Volume 2
Added to basket
What's The Weather?
Added to basket
Bugs Magic Painting Book
Added to basket
Bug Hunter
Added to basket
DK
£9.99
Mixed media product
RSPB First Book Of Birds
Added to basket

You Might Be Looking For...

See More

Luxury Editions & Gift Books

The Trespasser's Companion
Added to basket
Around the World in 80 Birds
Added to basket
The Great British Dig
Added to basket
Earthshot
Added to basket
£20.00   £17.99
Hardback
Egyptian Mythology
Added to basket
Where to Go Wild in the British Isles
Added to basket
Nests
Added to basket
£20.00
Hardback
The Soaring Life of the Lark
Added to basket
The Swan
Added to basket
£12.99
Hardback
Hike
Added to basket
£20.00
Hardback
Notes from an Island
Added to basket
The Wild Isles
Added to basket
£25.00
Hardback
The Catch
Added to basket
£20.00
Hardback
The Travel Book
Added to basket
£40.00
Hardback
Slime
Added to basket
£20.00
Hardback
The Tree Book
Added to basket
DK
£30.00
Hardback
Landscape Photographer of the Year
Added to basket
Lonely Planet's Best in Travel 2022
Added to basket

Our Best Classic Nature Books

The Hidden Life of Trees
Added to basket
The Living Mountain
Added to basket
The Seabird's Cry
Added to basket
£10.99
Paperback
The Shepherd's Life
Added to basket
H is for Hawk
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
The Outrun
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
Extraordinary Insects
Added to basket
The Wild Places
Added to basket
Waterlog
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
Around the World in 80 Trees
Added to basket
Silent Spring
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
Where Poppies Blow
Added to basket
Badgerlands
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
Wild Signs and Star Paths
Added to basket
A Wood of One's Own
Added to basket
£10.99
Paperback
Findings
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
Leviathan
Added to basket
£14.99
Paperback
Arctic Dreams
Added to basket
£10.99
Paperback

Life on the Land

The best books on country living

English Pastoral
Added to basket
£9.99   £8.49
Paperback
The Shepherd's Life
Added to basket
Wild Fell
Added to basket
£20.00   £17.99
Hardback
All Creatures Great and Small
Added to basket
My Farming Life
Added to basket
£9.99   £8.49
Paperback
Native
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
Field Work
Added to basket
£9.99   £8.99
Paperback
Make Hay While the Sun Shines
Added to basket
The Way Home
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
Adventures Of The Yorkshire Shepherdess
Added to basket
The Secret Life of Cows
Added to basket
Springtime at Cannon Hall Farm
Added to basket
Celebrating the Seasons with the Yorkshire Shepherdess
Added to basket
Till the Cows Come Home
Added to basket
Woodston
Added to basket
£20.00   £17.99
Hardback
A Year on Our Farm
Added to basket
£20.00
Hardback

£9.99
Paperback
10+ in stock
UK delivery within 5 days
A powerful and inspirational read, Liptrot’s award-winning volume is both confessional memoir of recovery from addiction and sublime meditation on the therapeutic qualities of time spent immersed in the wilds of nature.
  • This item has been added to your basket
View basket Checkout
See More

Some Words on Birds

The best bird books

Birdsong in a Time of Silence
Added to basket
£9.99   £8.49
Paperback
12 Birds to Save Your Life
Added to basket
Swifts and Us
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
The Seabird's Cry
Added to basket
£10.99
Paperback
H is for Hawk
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
Rebirding
Added to basket
£10.99
Paperback
A World on the Wing
Added to basket
£9.99   £8.99
Paperback
The Swan
Added to basket
£12.99
Hardback
The Peregrine: 50th Anniversary Edition
Added to basket
Wintering
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
Bird Therapy
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
Mrs Moreau's Warbler
Added to basket
The Genius of Birds
Added to basket
Raptor
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
The Seafarers
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
Curlew Moon
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
The Meaning of Birds
Added to basket
Featherhood
Added to basket
£8.99
Paperback

Into the Woods 

The best books on trees and woodland

The Hidden Life of Trees
Added to basket
Finding the Mother Tree
Added to basket
£10.99   £9.49
Paperback
The Heartbeat of Trees
Added to basket
£9.99   £8.49
Paperback
Trees
Added to basket
£5.99
Paperback
British Trees
Added to basket
£16.99
Paperback
Around the World in 80 Trees
Added to basket
Collins Tree Guide
Added to basket
£18.99
Paperback
Wildwood
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
Gossip from the Forest
Added to basket
A Wood of One's Own
Added to basket
£10.99
Paperback
Oak and Ash and Thorn
Added to basket
The Wisdom of Trees
Added to basket
£10.00
Paperback
The Story of Trees
Added to basket
£25.00
Hardback
The Great British Tree Biography
Added to basket
Out of the Woods
Added to basket
£8.99
Paperback
Woodlands
Added to basket
£12.99
Paperback
Meetings With Remarkable Trees
Added to basket

Naturally Delightful Gift Ideas

Ferns Cloth Bag
Added to basket
£16.99
General merchandise
Dee Hardwicke Hares & Berries Journal
Added to basket
£8.99
Notebook / blank book
Dinosaur Bingo
Added to basket
Wildflower Cloth Pouch
Added to basket
£13.99
General merchandise
Match a Leaf
Added to basket
£14.99
Cards
Garden Birds Cloth Bag
Added to basket
£16.99
General merchandise
Bees and Honey 1000 piece jigsaw puzzle
Added to basket
Michaelmas Daisy Lined Exercise Book
Added to basket
£10.99
Notebook / blank book
Kaleido Beetles 500 Piece Family Puzzle
Added to basket
Bee Clock
Added to basket
£12.99
General merchandise
Voysey Owl Elasticated Journal
Added to basket
£8.50
Notebook / blank book
Cath Kidston Bees Desk Diary 2022
Added to basket

The Natural Navigator 

The best nature guides and handbooks

British Wild Flowers
Added to basket
£16.99
Paperback
Insects
Added to basket
£5.99
Paperback
British Wildlife
Added to basket
£16.99
Paperback
British Insects
Added to basket
£16.99
Paperback
Food for Free
Added to basket
£12.99
Paperback
Pocket Nature Wildlife of Britain
Added to basket
Collins Tree Guide
Added to basket
£18.99
Paperback
RSPB First Book Of Minibeasts
Added to basket
RSPB Handbook of Scottish Birds
Added to basket
British Butterflies and Moths
Added to basket
RSPB First Book Of Trees
Added to basket
Collins Complete British Animals
Added to basket
RSPB Garden Birds
Added to basket
RSPB My First Book of Garden Wildlife
Added to basket
RSPB First Book of Flowers
Added to basket

Amy Jeffs on the Myths and Legends Under Our Feet

Amy Jeffs, author of Storyland, our Non-Fiction Book of the Month for May, reveals some of the fascinating hidden folklore of Britain.

Matthew Kelly on the Women Who Saved the English Countryside

The author discusses four remarkable females who have played a key role in landscape conservation in the last 150 years.

Lee Schofield on the Lake District's Ecological Ghosts

The author of Wild Fell talks about his connection with Haweswater and the haunting echoes of human actions in its landscape.

The Non-Fiction You Need to Read in 2022

From Margaret Atwood to Joe Wicks, this is where you'll find the hottest non-fiction titles coming your way in the next twelve months.