Book Corner

February 28, 2019

Book Corner: Unseen City

The full title says it all:  Unseen City: The Majesty of Pigeons, the Discreet Charm of Snails, and Other Wonders of the Urban Wilderness. Author Nathaniel […]
May 23, 2018

Book Corner: The Genius of Birds

You’ev heard the expressions: “bird brain”, “featherhead”. And what’s “turkey” if not a low-IQ loser? But Jennifer Ackerman begs to differ. Throughout her easy-reading but informative […]
April 30, 2018
John James Audubon by Richard Rhodes

John James Audubon: The Making of an American

In this book, author Terry Masear tells us about the real adventures of a hummingbird rescuer in Los Angeles
April 14, 2018

Fastest Things on Wings: Rescuing Hummingbirds in Hollywood

In this book, author Terry Masear tells us about the real adventures of a hummingbird rescuer in Los Angeles
March 30, 2018

Visionary Women

The world knows Charles Darwin as a keen observer of the natural world and as a theorist. But Darwin was a remarkable expermenter also, as James Costa shows in this book.