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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.

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Our Best Nature Books

A Life on Our Planet
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My Garden World
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Entangled Life
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£20.00   £17.99
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Adventures Of The Yorkshire Shepherdess
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The Lost Spells
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The Wild Silence
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£14.99   £12.99
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Diary of a Young Naturalist
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£16.00   £14.99
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The Almanac
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£10.99
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The Yorkshire Shepherdess
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Back to Nature
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£20.00   £16.99
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English Pastoral
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Wilding
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£9.99   £8.49
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A Life on Our Planet
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£20.00   £17.99
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Rewild Yourself
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£8.99   £7.49
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The Hidden Life of Trees
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Mudlarking
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£9.99   £8.49
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The Forager's Calendar
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Vesper Flights
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£16.99   £14.99
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New for 2020

A Perfect Planet
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The Book of Trespass
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Vesper Flights
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Antlers of Water
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Featherhood
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£16.99   £14.99
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The Accidental Countryside
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Native
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The Well Gardened Mind
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His Imperial Majesty
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The Bird Way
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The Nature of Summer
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Bringing Back the Beaver
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The Natural Health Service
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£16.99   £14.99
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Owls of the Eastern Ice
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The Gospel of the Eels
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The Seaweed Collector's Handbook
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The Swallow
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£12.99   £10.99
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2020's Best Paperbacks

Adventures Of The Yorkshire Shepherdess
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Mudlarking
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Rewild Yourself
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Underland
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Extraordinary Insects
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Ghostland
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£9.99   £8.49
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The Forager's Calendar
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Around the World in 80 Trees
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Rebirding
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£9.99
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The Wild Journal
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£10.99
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The Fens
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The Garden Jungle
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The Way Home
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'Cherry' Ingram
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£10.99
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Wintering
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The Seafarers
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Incredible Journeys
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Salt On Your Tongue
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Naturally Delightful Gift Ideas

Dinosaur Bingo
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Matt Sewell's Our British Birds 500pc Puzzle
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The Lost Words
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Match a Leaf
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£14.99
Cards
Voysey Owl Elasticated Journal
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£8.50
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Ocean Bingo
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£19.99
Cards
Bee Clock
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£12.99
General merchandise
Bird Bingo
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Wildflower Cloth Pouch
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£12.99
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Almond Blossom & Swallow Exercise Book
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£3.99
Notebook / blank book
Michaelmas Daisy Lined Exercise Book
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£3.99
Notebook / blank book
Ferns Cloth Bag
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£14.99
General merchandise
Yellow Ibis Elasticated Journal
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£8.50
Notebook / blank book
Bug Bingo
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£19.99
Cards
Monkey Bingo
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£19.99
Cards

Our Best Classic Nature Books

The Shepherd's Life
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The Living Mountain
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H is for Hawk
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The Wild Places
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Meadowland
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£9.99
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Walden
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£6.99
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The Running Hare
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Notes from Walnut Tree Farm
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Badgerlands
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£9.99
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Deep Country
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Claxton
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A Brush With Nature
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Kilvert's Diary
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£9.99
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Counting Sheep
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£9.99
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The Ring of Bright Water Trilogy
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The Goshawk
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£12.99
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Wild Hares and Hummingbirds
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The Snow Geese
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£9.99
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Coming Soon

A Perfect Planet
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Rootbound
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The Book of the Earthworm
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Seed to Dust
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£14.99
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The Way Through the Woods
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Footprints
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The Last Giants
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Thin Places
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How to Be Animal
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These Silent Mansions
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Native
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Notes from Deep Time
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Why Do Birds Suddenly Disappear?
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Regeneration
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Save Our Species
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From Field & Forest
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£14.99
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Floriography
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£12.99
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Nature Books for Children 

The best nature books & activities for young naturalists

The Lost Spells
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David Attenborough
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Bug Hunter
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On The Origin of Species
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What? Where? Why?
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£12.99
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RSPB First Book Of Birds
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RSPB Birds
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RSPB First Book Of Minibeasts
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First Facts Bugs
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£6.99
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Blue Planet II
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A First Book of Nature
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RSPB First Book Of Trees
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Insect
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DK
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The Little Book of Garden Bird Songs
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RSPB My First Book of Garden Bugs
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The Bee Book
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£12.99
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Some Words on Birds

The best bird books

Rebirding
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The Seabird's Cry
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Wintering
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RSPB Birds
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H is for Hawk
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The Peregrine: 50th Anniversary Edition
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A Short Philosophy of Birds
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Mrs Moreau's Warbler
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The Genius of Birds
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A Shadow Above
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£9.99
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The Seafarers
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Bird Migration
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Raptor
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The Meaning of Birds
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Bird Therapy
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The Wonderful Mr Willughby
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Curlew Moon
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Birds in a Cage
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Life on the Land

The best books on country living

Adventures Of The Yorkshire Shepherdess
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English Pastoral
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The Shepherd's Life
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Counting Sheep
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A Short History of the World According to Sheep
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The Yorkshire Shepherdess
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The Secret Life of Cows
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Horses, Heifers and Hairy Pigs
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Heida
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£9.99
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Park Life
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£8.99
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On Sheep
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£8.99
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Till the Cows Come Home
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Like Farmer, Like Son
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The Illustrated Herdwick Shepherd
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A Farmer's Diary
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£14.99
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The Crofter And The Laird
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Meadowland
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£9.99
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Into the Woods 

The best books on trees and woodland

The Glorious Life of the Oak
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The Green Road Into The Trees
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Wildwood
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Gossip from the Forest
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The Hidden Life of Trees
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Around the World in 80 Trees
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Trees of Life
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Meetings With Remarkable Trees
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A Wood of One's Own
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The Wood
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The Wisdom of Trees
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The Wood for the Trees
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Sprout Lands
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The Long, Long Life of Trees
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British Trees
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Trees
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Collins Tree Guide
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£18.99
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The Natural Navigator 

The best nature guides and handbooks

British Wildlife
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Collins Complete British Animals
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British Insects
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British Wild Flowers
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British Butterflies and Moths
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Pocket Nature Wildlife of Britain
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Insects
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Food for Free
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Collins Tree Guide
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£18.99
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RSPB Garden Birds
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RSPB Handbook of Scottish Birds
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RSPB First Book Of Minibeasts
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RSPB First Book Of Trees
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RSPB First Book of Flowers
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RSPB My First Book of Garden Wildlife
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The Best Books of 2020: Nature Writing

From David Attenborough to Helen Macdonald, here are the nature writing books we've loved this year.

Dara McAnulty on Discovering the Natural World

Dara McAnulty, the youngest ever winner of the Wainwright Prize for Nature Writing, discusses the importance of nature.

Simon Barnes on Noticing Nature

Simon Barnes, author of Rewild Yourself, our Non-fiction Book of the Month for June, reveals some tips and tricks for getting back to nature.

Stephen Moss on the Wonders of the Accidental Countryside

Stephen Moss, author of The Accidental Countryside, details the remarkable and unlikely places that nature can flourish.