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Calling all David Attenborough fans... the legacy-defining book we have all been waiting for has finally arrived! Join Attenborough as he reflects upon his life's work, the dramatic changes to the planet that he has witnessed and what we can do to it a make a brighter, better future. 'I am 94. I've had an extraordinary life. It's only now that I appreciate how extraordinary.' 'A Life on Our Planet is my witness statement, and my vision for the future. It is the story of how we came to make this, our greatest mistake - and how, if we act now, we can yet put it right.' 'We have one final chance to create the perfect home for ourselves and restore the wonderful world we inherited.' 'All we need is the will to do so.' A gripping and inspiring insight into a rather extraordinary life's account of what really is important to the universe - a must-have read for all Attenborough-lovers and those looking to start making change! Product Information: ISBN: 9781529108279 Author: David Attenborough Publisher: Ebury Press Format: Hardback Pages: 272 Dimensions: 16.3 x 24.1 x 3.1cm

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Discover the fantastic world of Charlie's four unlikely friends and enjoy their story of the most important life lessons. Shared thousands of times online and recreated in school art classes, hung on hospital walls and turned into tattoos, delve into the conversations of the boy, the mole, the fox and the horse. This is Charlie's first book of his most-loved illustrations. 'Feeling a little blue? Meet the new Winnie the Pooh.' - The Daily Mail. 'Love, friendship and kindness - this book speaks a universal language.' - Bear Grylls. Product Information:• ISBN: 9781529105100• Author: Charlie Mackesy• Publisher: Penguin Books• Format: Hardback• Pages: 128• Dimensions: 22.5 x 17.5 x 2.5cm

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Monty Don is back with the enlightening new book, My Garden World -  the celebration of every living creature that we all share! This year has given us the enforced opportunity to learn more about the fascinating natural world around us... Whether you live in the countryside or the town, Monty's observations and insights are relevant to each and every one of us.  Join Monty Don's personal journey through the natural year, month by month, season by season, observed from the immediate world around him. Product Information: • ISBN: 9781473666559 • Author: Monty Don • Publisher: Two Roads • Format: Hardback • Pages: 416 • Dimensions: 23.6 x 15.4 x 4cm

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Identify and learn about your garden visitors with the only guide to British birds you'll ever need! The perfect gift for all Bird-watchers and lovers. Includes: A Guide to Garden Birds 1 x Roosting Pocket Product Information: ISBN: 9781916396869 Author: Avec UK Publisher: Avec UK Format: Paperback

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Celebrate the extraordinary diversity of life on Earth from 200 million years ago when our planet was home to one gigantic land mass! With each seven worlds evolving into it's own characteristic lives, discover how they have gave a rise to the great diversity of life on Earth today. Revealing challenges now faced by animals in a world shaped by humanity, with over 250 breathtaking images. Product Information:• ISBN: 9781785944123• Author: David Attenborough, Jonny Keeling, Scott Alexander• Publisher: BBC Books • Format: Hardback• Pages: 320• Dimensions: 30 x 22.5 x 3cm

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Combining the fantastic artworks of Fantomorphia and Geomorphia, be prepared to enter the enchanting fantasy paradise of Kerby Rosanes! From clockwork dragons to vine-entangled pumpkins, seek out the search items at the back of the book or create something truly spectacular... There's more to discover than ever dreamed possible! The must-have companion for any colouring fans. Product Information: • ISBN: 9781912785377 • Author: Kerby Rosanes  • Publisher: LOM ART • Format: Paperback • Pages: 96 • Dimensions: 25 x 25 x 0.9cm

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Bringing nature into our homes for nearly three decades, The Countryfile Calendar introduces this comprehensive collection capturing the essence of each season, bringing together viewers' photographs of the British countryside throughout the year! Nearly three decades of stunning images taken by Countryfile viewers have been brought together for the first time in a unique, all-encompassing view of rural Britain, offering a month-by-month guide to the natural world around us. This beautifully illustrated book provides a month-by-month guide to everything that is happening in the natural world around us. Not only do we discover the most interesting birds, wild flowers or trees at any given time, we also find out what is happening in the fields, or on the shore, or in the rivers and lakes throughout the year! Product Information: ISBN: 9780008254988 Author: John Craven Publisher: Harper Collins Format: Hardback Pages: 320 Dimensions: 28.7 x 23 x 2.7cm

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A delightful colouring-in book for anyone with a love of flowers, featuring beautiful natural history illustrations from a well known botanical classic. The perfect gift for flower-lovers and budding artists alike, 45 colour reference images are shown alongside clear line drawings ready for the addition of colour.  The exquisite colour reference illustrations are from the botanical classic Choice of the Most Beautiful Flowers (1827) by Pierre-Joseph Redoute (1759-1840), known as 'The Raphael of Flowers'. Product Information: ISBN: 9781789501056 Author: Peter Gray Publisher: Arcturus Format: Paperback Pages: 96 Dimensions: 28 x 22.5 x 1cm

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Unrivalled gardening wisdom from Monty Don, including essential tips, knowledge and musings from his 50 years of gardening experience. Written as he talks, this is Monty Don right beside you in the garden, challenging norms and sharing advice. Month-by-month, Monty reveals the jobs he does in his own garden, that he hopes are relevant to you. Discover Monty's thoughts and musings on nature, seasons, colour, design, pests, flowering shrubs, containers, and much more. Monty's intimate and lyrical writing is accompanied by photos of his own garden. The perfect gift for the gardener in your life. This hardback book has 272 pages and measures: 22.2 x 17.7 x 2.9cm

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Do you know how to... survive a bear attack? Make fire from virtually nothing? Fly a plane in an emergency? Survive in the most extreme conditions? Bear Grylls does. There is barely a terrain he hasn’t conquered or an extreme environment he hasn’t experienced. From his time in 21 SAS, through to his extraordinary expeditions in the toughest corners of each of the seven continents, Bear has accumulated an astonishing wealth of survival knowledge. Now, for the first time, he is putting all his expertise into one book. How To Stay Alive will teach you all of the essential skills you need to survive in the modern world. Product Information: • ISBN: 9780552177696 • Author: Bear Grylls • Publisher: Bantam Press • Format: Paperback • Pages: 448 • Dimensions: 24 x 16.2 x 4.1cm

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A delightful colouring-in book for anyone with a love of butterflies. The perfect gift for natural history-lovers and budding artists alike, 45 colour reference images are shown alongside clear line drawings ready for the addition of colour. The exquisite colour reference illustrations are from The Naturalist's Library, a hugely popular Victorian series edited by the Scottish naturalist, Sir William Jardine (1800-1874). Product Information: ISBN: 9781789502701 Author: Peter Gray Publisher: Arcturus Format: Paperback Pages: 96 Dimensions: 28 x 22.5 x 1cm

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The perfect gift for bird-lovers and budding artists alike. A delightful colouring-in book featuring beautiful natural history illustrations as colour reference. The colour illustrations are from the ornithological classics The Birds of Europe and John James Audubon's world-famous Birds of America. Includes garden favourites such as wrens and woodpeckers, to more rarely glimpsed birds like owls and the jewel-like kingfisher. 45 colour reference images are shown alongside clear line drawings ready for the addition of colour. Product Information: ISBN: 9781789501063 Author: Peter Gray Publisher: Arcturus Format: Paperback Pages: 96 Dimensions: 28 x 22.5 x 1cm

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This collection is produced in collaboration with the Royal Botanic Gardens at Kew, a world-famous centre for botanical research based in London. It holds extensive archives of botanical art, many of which first appeared in Curtis's Botanical Magazine. These original watercolor designs are featured inside this book, alongside the plants' Latin names. This book also includes a handy colour-key on the back-flap, meaning you can flip it out next to your page for easy colouring reference. You can then tone and shade each design with ease and enjoyment and create beautiful botanic masterpieces. Product Information: ISBN: 9781789506952 Author: The Royal Botanic Gardens Kew Publisher: Arcturus Format: Paperback Pages: 96 Dimensions: 28.2 x 23 x 0.8 cm

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You can't teach old dogs new tricks but it's never too late for us to learn a thing or two from our furry friends. When it comes to the trials of daily life, there are no better teachers than our canine companions. They have many woofs of wisdom on friendship, romance, work and self-care and this book brings together 100 essential lessons we can all learn from our favourite four-legged creatures. From the value of unconditional love to the importance of living in the moment, and most importantly, not forgetting to enjoy the ride along the way, dogs remind us that the 'good life' is in paw's reach - if we just sniff in the right direction. So, perk up your ears and get ready to learn about what matters most in life. Product Information:• ISBN: 9781912785087• Author: Emma Block• Publisher: Michael O'Mara Books• Format: Hardback• Pages: 128 • Dimensions: 19.5 x 14.5 x 2cm

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The beginners' guide to growing fruit and veg. Allotment Handbook has everything you need to leave the supermarket behind in favour of tastier and healthier home-grown fruit and veg. Avoid bland, pesticide-tainted produce flown in from the other side of the world and start growing your own with this reassuring guide, complete with a glossary of gardening terms and a picture gallery of common weeds. Allotment Handbook takes you through 10 steps to preparing your plot and teaches you need to know techniques such as sowing, plating, feeding, mulching, watering and weeding. Armed with the basics, you'll learn how to grow over 70 types of fruit and vegetable crops. You'll also find easy projects such as making a simple compost bin and planting a fruit tree and tips to attract wildlife along with simple, delicious ways to enjoy your produce. A handy troubleshooting section covers identifying and dealing with weeds, pests, and diseases. Whether you prefer to start small with a few herbs and veg staples or you are more ambitious and intend to feed your whole family all year round, Allotment Handbook will show you how.

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Discover the fascinating world of plants with this beautiful pocket-sized colouring book of the stunning artworks of Curtis's Botanical Magazine! Enjoy more than 50 original plant illustrations for you to bring to life with a splash of colour and choose what kind of gorgeous garden you desire. Product Information: ISBN: 9781789501636 Author: Arcturus Publisher: Arcturus Format: Paperback Pages: 55 Dimensions: 19 x 13.5 x 1cm

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RHS experts make it easy to find the perfect plant for every site Whether your garden is stuck in shade or scorching in the sun, RHS What Plant Where Encyclopedia is the go-to guide for making the most of your garden. Solve your garden problems with simple steps to assess your site and soil and then use the at-a-glance classification guide and photos to choose from over 2,000 plants. Landscape your garden with tips for creating stylish beds or borders and inspirational planting "recipes". Plus, a section on fragrant or colourful plants helps transform your garden into your own Eden. RHS What Plant Where Encyclopedia is the indispensible guide to perfect planting. Product Information:• ISBN: 9781409382973• Author: Dorling Kindersley• Publisher: Dorling Kindersley• Format: Hardback• Pages: 400• Dimensions: 28 x 23.5 x 4cm

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Delve into this elegant colouring book featuring a selection of 40 nature illustrations by Mark Catesby! This celebrated British naturalist travelled to North and Central America in the 18th century to study the local flora and fauna. His bold and vibrant illustrations have become world-famous. This book is published in collaboration with the Royal Collection, one of the largest fine and decorative art collections in the world, curated by the British royal family. Catesby's wildlife illustrations are housed within these prestigious archives, which are now appearing in a colouring book for the first time. Inside this book you will find an assortment of beautiful black-and-white designs to colour, featured alongside the original full-colour artworks. Familiarise yourself with spectacular wildlife while indulging in this relaxing pastime. Product Information: • ISBN: 9781838575731 • Author: Mark Catesby • Publisher: Arcturus • Format: Paperback • Pages: 96 • Dimensions: 22.5 x 27.8 x 0.9cm 

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Explore ecology in this accessible introduction to how the natural world works and how we have started to understand the environment, ecosystems, and climate change. Using a bold, graphic-led approach, The Ecology Book explores and explains over 85 of the key ideas, movements, and acts that have defined ecology and ecological thought. The book has a simple chronological structure, with early chapters ranging from the ideas of classical thinkers through to attempts by Enlightenment thinkers to systematically order the natural world. The ideal introduction to one of the most important subjects of our time. Product Information:• ISBN: 9780241350386• Format: Hardback• Author: Tony Juniper• Publisher: DK• Pages: 352• Dimensions: 23.8 x 20 x 2.2cm

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Delve into the superb natural and cultural history of bees as Thor Hanson takes us on a journey that begins 125 million years ago, when the first wasp dares to feed pollen to its young... This book is an amazing exploration of why all bees are wonders to celebrate and protect! 'Bees are like oxygen: ubiquitous, essential, and, for the most part, unseen - but they lie at the heart of relationships that bind the human and natural worlds.' 'Popular science at its most accessible' - Melissa Harrison, Guardian. Product Information:• ISBN: 9781785785115• Author: Thor Hanson• Publisher: Icon Books• Format: Paperback• Pages: 283• Dimensions: 20 x 13 x 2.5cm

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