Learn More This Arbor Day

Happy Arbor Day! Today, we celebrate the trees that keep us going every day of the year. Learn more about trees with some of our books that are as intriguing as they are informative.  Continue reading “Learn More This Arbor Day”


#FridayReads: African Culture

Africa is a continent rich in beautiful architecture, stunning wildlife, delicious cuisine, and poignant literature. Let these #FridayReads take you on a journey through these four facets of African culture. While these books offer just a glimpse of Africa’s many wonders, they are a great start for the armchair explorer.  Continue reading “#FridayReads: African Culture”

Thursday Book Review: “Shark Bytes”

This week’s featured book, Shark Bytes from Fernhurst Books, is a riveting collection of diving stories from veteran diver John Bantin. Accompanied by beautiful underwater photographs, this book is the perfect holiday gift for any lover of sharks and/or diving. Keep reading to see what reviewers think of this book!  Continue reading “Thursday Book Review: “Shark Bytes””

#FridayReads: Elephant Appreciation Day

Wildlife conservation is important every day, but Elephant Appreciation Day is the perfect time to focus specifically on the plight facing elephants. Our #FridayReads are all about these majestic creatures. In these books you’ll learn about elephant behaviors, elephant exploitation, and more. Expand your knowledge and pass it on so the next generation will have the opportunity to appreciate elephants, too.  Continue reading “#FridayReads: Elephant Appreciation Day”

National Wildlife Day

National Wildlife Day is celebrated in remembrance of Steve Irwin, and its goal is to bring awareness to endangered species around the globe. There are so many ways you can help support wildlife conservation. One of the first places to start is through education. The books in this list consist of wildlife identification guides, stories about animal conservation, tales from an African national park, guides to animal behavior, and more. Learn more about your favorite wild creatures with these books, then visit the National Wildlife Day website to find out how you can help endangered species around the world.  Continue reading “National Wildlife Day”

World Environment Day

Happy World Environment Day! We’re celebrating with books about climate change, the environment, and the creatures who inhabit our planet. Read these books, and get motivated to make a positive change in your community to help protect our environment.

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#FridayReads: Nature & Wildlife

Earth Day this Saturday has us thinking about the beauty in the natural world all around us! Our #FridayReads books this week range from titles that showcase some of the best of Earth’s flora and fauna, to a book that shows the effect climate change has had on our shorelines, highlighting the need for change before it’s too late.  Continue reading “#FridayReads: Nature & Wildlife”

National Walking Day

It’s a beautiful day here in the Northeast US, and it also happens to be National Walking Day! We’ve put together a list of 20 books that will inspire your next nature walk, no matter where in the world you find yourself. From the small-town south, to the African wilds, check out these books all about the beauty of nature (then get outside and find some nature in your neighborhood!).  Continue reading “National Walking Day”

#FridayReads: World Wildlife Day

In honor of World Wildlife Day (and because, really, every day should be World Wildlife Day) we’ve picked a few of our favorite wildlife-themed books to share as this week’s Friday Reads. Keep reading to see our picks, and click here to view all of our wildlife & nature books on our website!  Continue reading “#FridayReads: World Wildlife Day”