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Recommended Nature Writing

Description: List of the Month: April 2021 Add your recommended works of nature writing to the list. Nonfiction, fiction, and poetry are all welcome. Please only thumb down if the books is not a work of nature writing.

Members: 157 participating members (show all)

DetailMuse's list | All members' listSort: Score | Title | Author | Date
63
193 members, 6 reviews
4.12 stars (4.12 stars)

Lists: DetailMuse (2), Comatoes (3)

Score: 6.4

Explanations:

Comatoes (3): How does death announce itself in nature? This book describes death in numinous ways.

7
1,338 members, 29 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)

Lists: CorneliusNepos (1), claire.rivers (2), mldg (3), CDay (4), DetailMuse (4), tardis (4), dhm (5), perennialreader (5)

Score: 24.24

Explanations:

perennialreader (5): Wonderful way of looking at nature and our relationship to the earth.

5
1,010 members, 81 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)

Lists: Booksplorer (1), krazy4katz (1), perennialreader (1), SoccerMomKnits (2), Heather39 (3), -Cee- (4), CoriatLib (4), raidergirl3 (4), DetailMuse (5)

Score: 29.56

Explanations:

krazy4katz (1): I had forgotten this book until I saw it listed here and went back to my library to find it. One of the most beautiful books I have ever read!

perennialreader (1): Such a simple book and so delightful.

267
278 members, 11 reviews
4.18 stars (4.18 stars)

Lists: DetailMuse (6)

Score: 2.56

12
4,605 members, 137 reviews
4.04 stars (4.04 stars)

Lists: skyrad43 (1), megbmore (1), LynnB (1), PaperbackPirate (4), DetailMuse (7), Lynsey2

Score: 20.33

274
42 members, 1 review
5 stars (5 stars)

Lists: DetailMuse (8)

Score: 2.38

278
40 members, 1 review
4.5 stars (4.5 stars)

Lists: DetailMuse (9)

Score: 2.31

280
147 members, 7 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: DetailMuse (10)

Score: 2.25

283
356 members, 23 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

Lists: DetailMuse (11)

Score: 2.2

3
5,241 members, 85 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

Lists: PaperbackPirate (1), TheDivineOomba (1), elahrairah (2), CDay (2), hailelib (2), vwinsloe (2), -Cee- (3), steller0707 (3), birder4106 (3), eronn (4), stretch (5)1 more, DetailMuse (12)

Score: 38.23

About this list

Started by: megbmore (March 31)

Type: Numbered and unnumbered

Limit: 5 books

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