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shannon-huffman-polson's picture
Nov.26.2012
A memoir of adventure, tragedy, family and faith, and a daughter's navigating the wilderness of an Alaskan river and of her own heart. When her parents are killed by a grizzly bear in Alaska’s remote Arctic, author Shannon Huffman Polson is forced into a wilderness of grief. Her quest for healing...
winona-rasheed's picture
Sep.08.2010
Kumani, a mother lioness is not satisfied with her living arrangement. Unlike the other lioness in her pride, she feels that living in the wild with all of it's dangers is not fit for her and her cubs, for she is a queen and wants to live like one. She decides to take her cubs and leave the pride....
winona-rasheed's picture
Sep.08.2010
Kumani, a mother lioness is not satisfied with her living arrangement. Unlike the other lioness in her pride, she feels that living in the wild with all of it's dangers is not fit for her and her cubs, for she is a queen and wants to live like one. She decides to take her cubs and leave the pride....
hank-edson's picture
Jun.14.2009
A doe and her fawn walk through the woods on a summer evening.  As they move among the trees, the two discover a deep connection to their forest home that helps the mother heal ancient wounds and the child to discover a wholly unexpected future.  The Deer takes the reader on a voyage into the heart...
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Mar.01.2009
When a snowstorm sweeps the canyon during her search for a wounded mountain lion, BLM agent Jamaica Wild must take refuge in an old Indian School, where children were "Americanized" after being taken from their homes. Exploring, Jamaica discovers the body of an elderly Anglo woman. As...
paul-schneider's picture
Nov.06.2008
A narrative history the Adirondack region of New York, from the glaciers to the subdividers.  "A biography of a place, a life of the Adirondacks," said the New York Times in its review of the book.  "The park's story comes to life in his hands."
margo-berdeshevsky's picture
Mar.18.2008
"There is in Margo Berdeshevsky’s work a rare persistence of the lyric voice, used with a sense of ecstasy & grief almost religious in its evocations. Absolutely modern & fearlessly romantic by turns, the poems circle the rich & threatened corners of the living planet & travel...
richard-rhodes's picture
Jan.04.2008
This unprecedented anthology of John James Audubon’s lively and colorful writings about the American wilderness reintroduces the great artist and ornithologist as an exceptional American writer, a predecessor to Thoreau, Emerson, and Melville. Audubon’s award-winning biographer, Richard Rhodes,...