Natural History

The Secret Life of Cows

Hardback, 05/10/2017, €12.95
WITH A FOREWORD BY ALAN BENNETT'A lovely, thoughtful little book about the intelligence of cows.' James Rebanks, author of The Shepherd's LifeCows are as varied as people.

The Hidden Life of Trees

Paperback, 24/08/2017, €12.95
How do trees live? Do they feel pain, or have awareness of their surroundings? Research is now suggesting trees are capable of much more than we have ever known. In The Hidden Life of Trees, forester Peter Wohlleben puts groundbreaking scientific discoveries into a language everyone can relate to.

Blue Planet II

Hardback, 19/10/2017, €33.80
Our understanding of ocean life has changed dramatically in the last decade, with new species, new behaviours, and new habitats being discovered at a rapid rate. This title, which accompanies an epic 7-part series on BBC1, offers new look at the richness and variety of underwater life across our planet.


Hardback, 28/09/2017, €12.95

Blooming Marvellous: A Wildflower Hunter's Year

Hardback, 18/09/2017, €17.00
Zoe Devlin has viewed her whole life through green-tinted glasses, describing herself as an 'unofficial ambassador for weeds, wasps and wagtails'. Skilfully interweaving her memories with her expertise, each chapter celebrates a particular month, capturing the beauty and joy it has to offer: birds, butterflies, mammals and even tasty recipes.

Animal: The Definitive Visual Guide

Hardback, 07/09/2017, €40.55

Blowfish's Oceanopedia: 291 Extraor DCC17

Hardback, 02/11/2017, €24.35
A fascinating and fun-filled book of extraordinary facts about the oceans, seas and waterways of our world.

Lost Words

Hardback, 02/10/2017, €27.05

Whittled Away: Ireland's Vanishing Nature

Paperback, 27/03/2017, €20.00
Padraic Fogarty authoritatively charts how the failure to manage our natural resources has impoverished our country. But he also reveals the possibilities for the future, describing how we can fill our seas with fish, farm in tune with nature, and create forests that benefit both people and wildlife.