Natural History

Till the Cows Come Home

Paperback, 03/05/2018, €17.55
With their newborn baby, Lorna Sixsmith and her husband Brian James swapped their public service careers in the UK for the love of cows beneath Slievemargy's Brow. Recounted with Lorna's trademark wit, we share this journey down memory lane to glimpse rural life through the generations.

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.

The Cow Book: A Story of Life on an Irish Family Farm

Paperback, 01/03/2018, €17.55
The intimate account of a year on an Irish farm - and a fascinating history of man's long relationship with the cow.

The Secret Life of Cows

Paperback, 07/06/2018, €10.80
****A Sunday Times bestseller*** ***A Times Book of the Year 2017*** WITH A FOREWORD BY ALAN BENNETT 'A lovely, thoughtful little book about the intelligence of cows.' James Rebanks, author of The Shepherd's Life Cows are as varied as people.

Ireland's Garden Birds

Paperback, 20/03/2017, €15.00
An essential companion for bird lovers and gardeners alike since it was first published, this highly successful guide to identifying garden birds has now been fully updated. Highlighting a range of plants and planting schemes that support wildlife, it provides expert advice on making your garden a haven for birds.

Ireland's Seashore

Paperback, 19/03/2018, €14.99
The ideal companion on any seashore ramble, whether you are a beginner or an experienced naturalist.

Around the World in 80 Trees

Hardback, 01/05/2018, €24.35


Paperback, 18/05/2004, €8.10
The ideal portable companion, the world-renowned Collins Gem series returns with a fresh new look and updated material.

The Pocket Guide to the Common Birds of Ireland

Paperback, 23/03/2012, €12.99
Eric Dempsey's text covers all the important bird identification features, while the superb illustrations of over 200 bird species by Michael O'Clery highlight these features in lifelike detail.

Penguin Lessons

Paperback, 16/06/2016, €10.80
Set against Argentina's turbulent years following the collapse of the corrupt Peronist regime, this is the story of Juan Salvador the penguin, rescued by Tom from an oil slick in Uruguay just days before a new term.