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A Natural History of the Hedgerow : and ditches, dykes and dry stone walls A Natural History of the Hedgerow : and ditches, dykes and dry stone walls
£12.00
2 in stock
It is difficult to think of a more quintessential symbol of the British countryside than the British Hedgerow, bursting with blackberries, hazelnuts and sloes, and home to oak and ash, field mice and butterflies. But as much as we might dream about foraging for mushrooms or collecting wayside nettles for soup, most of us are unaware of quite how profoundly hedgerows have shaped the history of our…
A Nature Poem for Every Night of the Year A Nature Poem for Every Night of the Year
£20.00
3 in stock
A Nature Poem for Every Night of the Year by Jane McMorland Hunter A calming collection of nature poems to help you relax and unwind at the end of every day. Now more than ever we're all in need of a daily fix of the natural world, to comfort and distract us from the cares of everyday life. Keep this beautiful book by your bedside and enjoy a dreamy stroll through nature every evening, just before…
Forest School For Grown-Ups : Explore the Wisdom of the Woods by Richard Irvine Forest School For Grown-Ups : Explore the Wisdom of the Woods by Richard Irvine
£20.00
1 in stock
Forest School For Grown-Ups : Explore the Wisdom of the Woods by RIchard Irvine Forest Schools need not be just for children. Here is the ultimate guide for how adults can enjoy the benefits of outdoor learning too. Have you always wanted to know how to start a campfire, forage for (the right) fungi, or know how to tie a good knot? Or would you like to expand your horizons - and lower your stress…
How to Grow : A Guide for Gardeners Who Cant Garden Yet by Hollie Newton How to Grow : A Guide for Gardeners Who Cant Garden Yet by Hollie Newton
£20.00
2 in stock
How to Grow : A Guide for Gardeners Who Cant Garden Yet by Hollie Newton 'I like that you call brussel sprouts w*nkers' - DIANE MORGAN/PHILOMENA CUNK'Your book was our bible all summer' - PEARL LOWE'As a gardening beginner/twit I'm a huge fan' - KEELEY HAWESThis is the gardening book reimagined for a new generation. A book for people who want to learn how to grow things, but haven't got a clue whe…
Into the Forest Into the Forest
£9.99
4 in stock
Humans are increasingly becoming an indoor species. We spend 90 per cent of our life indoors. And, on average, we dedicate eight hours a day looking at screens. Our increasingly domestic lives are having huge consequences to our health. In Into the Forest, Immunologist and Forest Medicine expert, Dr Qing Li, examines the unprecedented benefits of the world's largest natural health resource: the gr…
Lost Lanes Wales Lost Lanes Wales
£14.99
2 in stock
Travelling at a leisurely pace Jack explores the Wales and the border counties taking in mountain summits, enchanted woodlands, wild seashores, shimmering lakes and ancient ways. Enjoy 36 rides with maps: * Ride on traffic free cycle tracks from the seashore into the heart of Snowdonia and the birthplace of British mountaineering. * Cruise from cove to cove along the stunning Pembrokeshire coast,…
Lost Lanes West Lost Lanes West
£16.99
3 in stock
Jack Thurston, best-selling author of Lost Lanes series and presenter of the internationally acclaimed Bike Show, takes you on a freewheeling tour of the lost lanes and forgotten byways of Cornwall, Devon, Dorset, Somerset and Wiltshire. Enjoy 36 of the best rural rides in the region: Ride on traffic free lanes from the seashore into the heart of the west country. Stunning photography, downloadabl…
Nature Writing for Every Day of the Year Nature Writing for Every Day of the Year
£20.00
5 in stock
Nature Writing for Every Day of the Year Edited by Jane McMorland Hunter Enjoy a whole year of the very finest nature writing, with one carefully selected piece to savour every day. This beautifully illustrated daily anthology brings you the very best of nature writing from around the world and through the centuries, from Pliny the Elder's Natural History to modern authors such as Helen Macdonald…
Rewild Yourself : 23 Spellbinding Ways to Make Nature More Visible Rewild Yourself : 23 Spellbinding Ways to Make Nature More Visible
£8.99
2 in stock
'It is beautifully, persuasively written - and what's more, it works.''Barnes describes the wonders of nature with an infectious enthusiasm' Guardian'Such a good idea' Chris Packham 'Barnes, a passionate writer on wildlife...is an endearingly boisterous guide' Daily MailWe're not just losing the wild world. We're forgetting it. We're no longer noticing it. We've lost the habit of looking and seein…
Slow Adventures : Unhurriedly Exploring Britains Wild Places Slow Adventures : Unhurriedly Exploring Britains Wild Places
£12.99
4 in stock
Slow Adventures : Unhurriedly Exploring Britains Wild Places by Tor McIntosh Why rush through life when you could stop, ponder and truly experience the world around you? This unhurried exploration of the great outdoors encourages you to engage all of your senses and fully appreciate the beauty of your surroundings. With the emphasis on experiencing, rather than simply passing through, Slow Adventu…
The Garden Chef by Jeremy Fox The Garden Chef by Jeremy Fox
£29.95
3 in stock
The Garden Chef by Jeremy Fox An exclusive glimpse into the gardens of the world's leading restaurants - and access to innovative recipes inspired by them For many chefs, their gardens are a direct extension of their kitchens. Whether a small rooftop in the city for growing herbs and spices, or a larger plot with fruit trees and vegetables, these fertile spots provide the ingredients and inspirati…
The Nature of Play by Delfina Aguilar The Nature of Play by Delfina Aguilar
£17.99
5 in stock
The Nature of Play by Delfina Aguilar Suggesting an antidote to our era of ever-present screens and passive play, our new book, The Nature of Play, offers simple, seasonal activities encouraging children (and the adults who love them) to play with and among nature - whether they live among skyscrapers or fields. Days spent wandering and wondering are what childhoods should be made of - and The Nat…
The Urban Forager by Wross Lawrence and Marco Kessler The Urban Forager by Wross Lawrence and Marco Kessler
£12.95
5 in stock
The Urban Forager by Wross Lawrence and Marco Kessler Take expert advice from professional forager Wross Lawrence to forage 32 easy to find and consumable plants in and around cities. From cherry blossom shortbread to elderflower fritters, this beautifully put together book with photography from Marco Kessler is full to the brim with 32 brilliant vegetarian recipes to cook up a foraged feast. Fora…
The Urban Woodsman The Urban Woodsman
£16.99
1 in stock
Hand carving is easy, satisfying and therapeutic when guided by Max Bainbridge. Create your own unique pieces and carve with confidence thanks to detailed information on tools, cutting techniques and clear step-by-step photography accompanying each project. Start with basic spoons, cooking spoons and spatulas, before moving onto butter knives, chopping boards and small bowls, with only a few simpl…
Wild Guide - Devon, Cornwall and South West : Hidden Places, Great Adventures and the Good Life (including Somerset and Dorset) Wild Guide - Devon, Cornwall and South West : Hidden Places, Great Adventures and the Good Life (including Somerset and Dorset)
£14.99
6 in stock
This compendium of adventures features the best wild places to visit in Devon, Cornwall, Somerset and Dorset, with luscious places to eat and stay and ideas for weekend itineraries. The best secret beaches and wild swimming locations Amazing ancient woodlands and wildlife spectacles Top picnic places and wild flower meadows Lost ruins, hidden castles and sacred stones Caverns, caves, grottoes and…
Wild Guide Wales & Marches Wild Guide Wales & Marches
£16.99
5 in stock
Wild Guide Wales & Marches by Daniel Start A new compendium of adventures, from the best-selling Wild Guide series (winner of travel guidebook of the year 2015). This guide to Wales and the Welsh Marches, one of Europe's fastest growing adventure holiday destinations, explores the hidden parts of its better known tourist areas, as well many more remote regions, rarely visited by tourists. Guiding…

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