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 Animals

From Sir Winston Churchill to Ellen Terry; Beatrix Potter to Vita Sackville-West: many of the National Trust's former residents were cat-lovers. Cats of the National Trust explores these feline fanatics and the animals (or animal objects) with which they filled their home... read more

Cats of the National Trust

A blonde, chic Parisienne, Francoise never expected to find herself living on a South African game reserve. But when she fell in love with renowned conservationist Lawrence Anthony her life took an unexpected turn. La... read more

An Elephant in My Kitchen - What the Herd Taught Me about Love, Courage and Survival

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 Animals

A BBC RADIO 4 BOOK OF THE WEEK 'A beautiful book; wise and sharp-eared as its subject' - Robert Macfarlane 'Captivating' - The Times 'Achingly beautiful' - Guardian 'Vivid and engaging' - Sunday Times 'Her softness took my breath away. Deadly beauty. She turned her face towards me. Ther... read more

Owl Sense

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 Animals

Series:Photographic Guide to

Everyone has heard of the tuatara, New Zealand's unique 'living dinosaur'; but equally fascinating, if less well known, are the country's other reptiles. There are more than 65 species of lizards (including skinks and geckos), frogs and... read more

A Photographic Guide to Reptiles and Amphibians of New Zealand

From the author of Bird Sense, a biography of Francis Willughby, the man who pulled the study of birds out of the dark ages and formed the foundations of modern ornithology. Francis Willughby lived and thrived in the midst of the rapidly accel... read more

The Wonderful Mr Willughby - The First True Ornithologist

Whales are among the largest, most intelligent, deepest diving species to have ever lived on our planet. We have hunted them for thousands of years and scratched their icons into our mythologies. They simultaneously fill us wi... read more

Spying on Whales: The Past, Present and Future of the World's Largest Animals

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 Animals

A hunt for the world's most elusive bees leads Dave Goulson from Poland to Patagonia as well as closer to home, amongst the secret places hidden right under our noses- the abandoned industrial estates where great crested newts roam; or the rewilded estate at Knepp Castle, where, with the ... read more

Bee Quest

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 Animals

BODACIOUS: THE SHEPHERD CAT is a heart-warming and charming tale in which Bodacious tells us about life as The Shepherd Cat on Black Sheep Farm. 'I am Bodacious, The Shepherd Cat , and this is my story. I wasn't always called Bodacious. I must have been called something e... read more

Bodacious: the Shepherd Cat

From an extinct giant eagle and an owl that sounded like the devil, to the morepork we hear calling at night, the falcon that appears on our $20 note and the hawks we see swooping on the grisly remains of dead critters on the road, thi... read more

The Hunters : The Precarious Lives of New Zealand's Birds of Prey

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 Animals

Pets have always featured prominentlyin professional photographernFionaTomlinson's family. It wasn't until thecanine love of Fiona's life became unwellat the grand age of 14, that she discoveredshe didn't have any special images ofher faithful companion. 'I had plenty ofsnapshots but ... read more

Old Dog's Wisdom

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 Animals

Eyes with more than 6,000 separate lenses; bodies so hairy that they attract pollen by static; the ability to communicate by dancing... bee stats are endlessly engrossing. And the bee is as important to the production of human food as any machine; without the bees to polli... read more

The Bee: A Natural History

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 Animals

A comprehensive, richly illustrated celebration of the natural history of the chickenInherently social creatures, chickens are enjoying a renaissance as prized members of many households and small farms. From feathers and flock formation to imprinting and incubating, T... read more

The Chicken: A Natural History
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