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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)

kristilabrie's list | All members' listSort: Score | Title | Author | Date
48
251 members, 3 reviews
4.46 stars (4.46 stars)

Lists: kristilabrie (1), Bookmarque (2)

Score: 7.36

Explanations:

kristilabrie (1): We used this book in my Natural History course at UMO: such beautiful illustrations and illustrative writing, I still follow these concepts on my nature hikes.… (more)

57
116 members, 1 review
4.35 stars (4.35 stars)

Lists: tardis (2), kristilabrie (2)

Score: 6.73

Explanations:

tardis (2): Field guides are a key way of enhancing one's knowledge and appreciation of nature. I love them.

kristilabrie (2): Yes it's a field guide—not sure if I'm bending the rules here—but I use this book so often, I LOVE birding and checking off new species in the back.… (more)

181
780 members, 19 reviews
4.2 stars (4.2 stars)

Lists: kristilabrie (3)

Score: 3.04

Explanations:

kristilabrie (3): If you've never explored the world of permaculture, read this book. He's one of the (new) founders of permaculture (if you don't count our ancestors).

232
65 members, 2 reviews
3.8 stars (3.8 stars)

Lists: kristilabrie (4)

Score: 2.83

Explanations:

kristilabrie (4): Another field guide, okay, but I also love mushrooms. This is a great introduction to identifying them. Make sure to get spore prints, too!

9
11,691 members, 149 reviews
3.83 stars (3.83 stars)

Lists: jburlinson (1), dhm (2), SilentInAWay (3), hipdeep (4), kristilabrie (5), FAMeulstee (5), gypsysmom (5)

Score: 21.26

Explanations:

kristilabrie (5): One of my first loves in nature writing. An early favorite.

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Started by: megbmore (March 31)

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