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Let’s Look for Garden Birds

Let’s Look for Garden Birds

  This book forms the perfect introduction for children aged 4 to 8 years to the birds in your garden. It features the most common garden birds to find and tick off; an array of fascinating facts; features on whatContinue Reading

Get Out – Nature Activity Book – Andrea Pinnington

Get Out – Nature Activity Book – Andrea Pinnington

          Get Out is a highly original collection of nature-based activities to inspire a love of the outdoors from an early age. Bursting with life, this book will keep children amused for hours as they solve,Continue Reading

The Secret Life of the Owl – John Lewis-Stempel

The Secret Life of the Owl – John Lewis-Stempel

‘Dusk is filling the valley. It is the time of the gloaming, the owl-light. Out in the wood, the resident tawny has started calling, Hoo-hoo-hoo-h-o-o-o.’ There is something about owls. They feature in every major culture from the Stone AgeContinue Reading

Wild Guides Britain’s Birds –  Rob Hume, Robert Still, Andy Swash, Hugh Harrop & David Tipling

Wild Guides Britain’s Birds – Rob Hume, Robert Still, Andy Swash, Hugh Harrop & David Tipling

Britain’s Birds will be enjoyed and valued by everyone, from beginner to experienced birder. One of the most comprehensive, up-to-date and practical bird books of modern times, it features an unrivalled selection of photographs showing all the plumages you areContinue Reading

Wild Guides Britain’s Mammals – Dominic Couzens, Andy Swash, Robert Still & Jon Dunn

Wild Guides Britain’s Mammals – Dominic Couzens, Andy Swash, Robert Still & Jon Dunn

Britain’s Mammals is a comprehensive and beautifully designed photographic field guide to all the mammals recorded in the wild in Britain and Ireland in recent times–including marine mammals, bats and introduced species that have bred. The book features hundreds ofContinue Reading

Watching waterbirds – Kate Humble & Martin McGill

Watching waterbirds – Kate Humble & Martin McGill

This book introduces some 75 species of wetland birds to readers through the eyes of Kate Humble. As she freely admits herself, Kate is still learning her birds, so to find out more she contacted Martin McGill of the WildfowlContinue Reading

Collins Bird Guide 2nd Edition

Collins Bird Guide 2nd Edition

Following on from its hugely successful launch in 1999, Collins Bird Guide – the ultimate reference book for bird enthusiasts – now enters its second edition. With expanded text and additional colour illustrations, the second edition of the hugely successfulContinue Reading

2018 Guide to the Night Sky – Storm Dunlop & Wil Tirion

2018 Guide to the Night Sky – Storm Dunlop & Wil Tirion

Best-selling and most comprehensive handbook to the planets, stars and constellations visible from the northern hemisphere. 6 pages for each month covering January–December 2018. This practical guide is both an easy introduction to astronomy and a useful reference for seasonedContinue Reading

Instant Weather Forecasting – Alan Watts

Instant Weather Forecasting – Alan Watts

      Instant Weather Forecasting has been a perennial bestseller since it was first published nearly 50 years ago. A brilliant concept, its winning formula of 24 clear colour photographs of cloud formations and their accompanying explanatory text enablesContinue Reading

Best Birdwatching Sites – Norfolk (3rd Edition) by Neil Glenn

Best Birdwatching Sites – Norfolk (3rd Edition) by Neil Glenn

Features 85 locations, including nine completely new sites. With the ground-breaking First Edition of his Norfolk guide in 2002, author Neil Glen set the benchmark for providing essential information needed by birdwatchers to make every outing a success.  When combinedContinue Reading

Bowland Beth – The Life of an English Hen Harrier by David Cobham

Bowland Beth – The Life of an English Hen Harrier by David Cobham

‘An outstanding book’ Spectator The story of the short life and tragic death of Bowland Beth – an English Hen Harrier – which dramatically highlights the major issues in UK conservation. ‘The sun was blood red as it broke theContinue Reading

Wildlife Monographs OWLS by David Tipling and Jari Peltomaki

Wildlife Monographs OWLS by David Tipling and Jari Peltomaki

Owls command attention, the quintessential emblem of darkness, they evoke strong cultural responses, making their mysterious lives fascinating to us. Northern Europe’s 12 species range from the huge Great Grey, with a round head as big as a small child’sContinue Reading

Birdsong by Jonathan Elphick, Jan Pedersen & Lars Svensson

Birdsong by Jonathan Elphick, Jan Pedersen & Lars Svensson

Now it is possible to listen to the amazing variety of birdsong that enriches our environment simply by opening this newly formatted book. Delve into the absorbing text and beautiful photographs of each of the 150 birds whilst listening toContinue Reading

The Bees of Norfolk by Nick Owens

The Bees of Norfolk by Nick Owens

This book is the first to cover all of Norfolk’s 197 bee species, including bumblebees, honeybees and solitary bees.  With 178 distribution maps and over 500 colour photographs, each species is described and has notes on flight period, habitat, flowersContinue Reading

Bird ID Insights by Dominic Couzens

Bird ID Insights by Dominic Couzens

Birds: ID Insights is ideal for birders of all levels. Its unique layout, comparing the plumages of similar pairs and groups of species, makes it perfect for identifying the more difficult birds found in Britain and other parts of north-westContinue Reading

The Story of The Norwich Peregrines – 2nd Edition

The Story of The Norwich Peregrines – 2nd Edition

The Story of the Norwich Peregrines by Andy Thompson 60 Pages In a major update to his first book The Peregrines of Norwich Cathedral – Their Year in Pictures published in 2012 photographer and author Andy Thompson presents a superbContinue Reading

My Year With Hares

My Year With Hares

My Year With Hares by Martin Hayward Smith Extent: 144 pages | Size: 240×280 mm | Illustrations: over 160 Binding: Hard-back | Price: £27.75 | ISBN: 978-0-9930293-0-1 Martin Hayward Smith is a professional wildlife cameraman and photographer; he has travelled extensively working for the BBC, Discovery and many other companies. Martin wasContinue Reading

A Sparrowhawk’s Lament

A Sparrowhawk’s Lament

A Sparrowhawk’s Lament: How British Breeding Birds of Prey Are Faring David Cobham with Bruce Pearson With a foreword by Chris Packham Britain is home to fifteen species of breeding birds of prey, from the hedgerow-hopping Sparrowhawk to the breathtaking White-tailedContinue Reading