|Audubon's Birds of America: The Audubon Society Baby Elephant Folio (Revised)||Robert Abrams||
AUDUBON'S BIRDS OF AMERICA presents all 435 of Audubon’s brilliant hand-colored engravings in exquisite reproductions derived from the original plates of...
|The Body: A Guide For Occupants||Bill Bryson||
THE BODY is a deep examination of the glorious machine that is the human body: how it functions, how...
|The Other Dr. Gilmer: Two Men, a Murder, and an Unlikely Fight for Justice||Benjamin Gilmer||
THE OTHER DR. GILMER follows the incredible true account of a beloved small town doctor who commits a brutal murder, and the fight to save his life by the physician who replaces him - the other Dr. Gilmer. The legal battle that ensues brings a landmark case against our broken prison system.
|Talking to Strangers: What We Should Know about the People We Don't Know||Malcolm Gladwell||
TALKING TO STRANGERS is a well-researched and thoughful examination of how people interact with strangers, and what can be done to improve how we do it. Using his usual deft prose and deep dives into specific cases, including the Bernie Madoff ponzi scheme, the trial of Amanda Knox, and the death of Sandra Bland,...
|An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power||Al Gore||
AN INCONVENIENT SEQUEL: TRUTH TO POWER - YOUR ACTION HANDBOOK TO LEARN THE SCIENCE, FIND YOUR VOICE, AND HELP SOLVE THE CLIMATE CRISIS is a must-have for those who care about our planet. Although proving without a doubt that there is a crisis, the reader is left with hope and the knowledge of what to do to save the...
|Rocket Boys||Homer Hickam||
ROCKET BOYS is the international best-seller made into the blockbuster movie, October Sky featuring a group of boys from a small West Virginia coal-mining town who build rockets that actually fly. Inspired by the Russian Sputnik, they win a gold medal from The National Science Foundation. It was named by ...
|The Weeping Goldsmith: Discoveries in the Secret Land of Myanmar||W. John Kress||
THE WEEPING GOLDSMITH: DISCOVERIES IN THE SECRET LAND OF MYANMAR is a beautiful collection of photographs of places and plants in the mysterious Burmese landscape. The author is one of the world's most respected botanical experts, hence the descriptions are deep and telling.
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|The Premonition: A Pandemic Story||Michael Lewis||
THE PREMONITION: A PANDEMIC STORY reveals the heroes who saved America from an even worse fate than COVID-19 wrought. This thriller shows us how the science project of a thirteen-year-old girl fits in the mix as well as a local public-health official who challenged the CDC. Anti-heroes who built a wall of ignorance are...
|River of the Gods||Candice Millard||
RIVER OF GODS: GENIUS, COURAGE AND BETRAYAL IN THE SEARCH FOR THE SOURCE OF THE NILE exposes one of the greatest feats of exploration of all time in the race to exploit Africa by colonial powers. The incredible story of courage and adventure is a thrilling account and tremendously readable.
|Saving America's Amazon||Ben Raines||
SAVING AMERICA'S AMAZON is a call to preserve the nation's most diverse ecosystem: the Mobile-Tensaw River Delta, which spreads across over 260,000 square miles of south Alabama. This area is home to 126 species of fish, 46 mammals, 69 reptiles, 30 amphibians, and at least 300 species of birds, leading famed biologist...