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        A Midsummer Night's Dream

        by William Shakespeare

        A Midsummer Night's Dream is a romantic comedy by William Shakespeare, suggested by "The Knight's Tale" from Geoffrey Chaucer's The Canterbury Tales, written around 1594 to 1596. It portrays the adventures of...

        The Treasure in the Forest

        The Tree

        by John Fowles

        “For years I have carried this book...with me on travels to reread, ponder, envy. In prose of classic gravity, precision, and delicacy, Fowles addresses matters of final importance.”

        Los Angeles Times...

        The Trees in My Forest

        by Bernd Heinrich

        Ina book destined to become a classic, biologist and acclaimed nature writer Bernd Heinrich takes readers on an eye-opening journey through the hidden life of a forest.

        Prodigal Summer

        by Barbara Kingsolver

        Barbara Kingsolver's fifth novel is a hymn to wildness that celebrates the prodigal spirit of human nature, and of nature itself. It weaves together three stories of human love within a larger tapestry of lives...

        Teaching a Stone to Talk

        by Annie Dillard

        Here, in this compelling assembly of writings, Pulitzer Prize-winning author Annie Dillard explores the world of natural facts and human meanings.

        Tree: A Life Story

        by David Suzuki, Wayne Grady & Robert Bateman

        ?Only God can make a tree,” wrote Joyce Kilmer in one of the most celebrated of poems. In Tree: A Life Story, authors David Suzuki and Wayne Grady extend that celebration in a ?biography” of this extraordinary...


        by Angela Pelster

        Startling, lyrical essay collection focused on trees. Moves from author’s childhood in rural Canada to Niger, the Philippines, and Greece.

        Ghost Trees

        by Bob Gilbert

        The story of a city landscape told through its trees, both past and present.

        When Bob Gilbert moved to London’s East End, he began to record the natural world of his new inner city patch. Especially the trees:...

        Dynamic Forest

        by Malcolm F. Squires & John Kennedy Naysmith

        Nearing the end of a lifetime in the boreal forest, a retired forester writes a passionate plea for rational, science-based forest management.

        The boreal forest is constantly changing, often dramatically. We...

        A Tale of Trees

        by Derek Niemann

        We are a nation that loves its ancient woods and trees. We prize our sturdy oaks, craggy pines, bluebells and primroses, badgers and dormice. We value the history and heritage of places that have been woodland...

        Rightful Heritage

        by Douglas Brinkley

        The acclaimed, award-winning historian—“America’s new past master” (Chicago Tribune)—examines the environmental legacy of FDR and the New Deal.

        Douglas Brinkley’s?The Wilderness Warrior?celebrated...


        by Henry David Thoreau

        Walden (also known as Life in the Woods) by Henry David Thoreau is one of the best-known non-fiction books written by an American. Published in 1854, it details Thoreau's life for two years and two months in...

        Through the Arc of the Rain Forest

        by Karen Tei Yamashita

      1. A reissue of Yamashita's classic, Through the Arc of the Rainforest features a freshened design and introduction, giving it new readership

      2. Yamashita's novels are classics of Asian American literature, and this...

      3. Barkskins

        by Annie Proulx



        From Annie Proulx, the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Shipping News and Brokeback Mountain, comes her masterwork:...

        The Child Finder

        by Rene Denfeld

        A haunting, richly atmospheric, and deeply suspenseful novel from the acclaimed author of The Enchanted about an investigator who must use her unique insights to find a missing little girl.

        "Where are you, Madison...


        by John Daniel

        Henry Fielder, solitary and unmoored in his thirties, runs into an old lover and finds himself ready to tell the story he has harbored for two decades. He is fifteen, in rural western Oregon, enduring a year...

        A Twilight Celebration

        by Marie-Claire Blais & Nigel Spencer

        Daniel, a middle-aged novelist and loving father alienated from one of his sons and unsure how to care for his daughter, is on his way to an international conference of writers. The gathering is to be held in...

        Things Worth Burying

        by Matt Mayr

        As a third-generation logger, a life in the bush is all Joe Adler has ever known. He works, he hunts; he provides. But when a man dies on his watch, and his wife abandons their young family for writing school...

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