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Miriam Darlington, Owl Sense (2018) and John Lewis-Stempel, The Secret Life of the Owl (2018)

Fatal Bellman
Bernd Brunner, Birdmania (2018) and Matthew Oates, Beyond Spring (2018)

Wavering Plumes
Richard Hines, No Way but Gentlenesse (2016) and James Macdonald Lockhart, Raptor (2016)

Richard Hines
Daniel Patterson (ed.), The Missouri River Journals of John James Audubon (2016)

Daniel Patterson
Mark Avery, Remarkable Birds (2016) and Simon Barnes, The Meaning of Birds (2016)

Mark Avery
Peter Marren, Where the Wild Thyme Blew (2016)

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Peter P. Marra and Chris Santella, Cat Wars (2016)

Marra and Santella
Michael McCarthy, The Moth Snowstorm: Nature and Joy (2015)

Michael McCarthy
Jason Wilson, Living in the Sound of the Wind: a personal quest for W.H. Hudson (2015)

Jason Wilson
Elizabeth Kolbert, The Sixth Extinction (2014)

Elizabeth Kolbert
Bernd Heinrich, The Homing Instinct: the Story and Science of Bird Migration (2014)

Bernd Heinrich
Edward H. Burtt and William E. Davis, Alexander Wilson: the Scot who founded American Ornithology (2013)

Burt and Davis
Mark Cocker and David Tipling, Birds and People (2013)

Cocker and Tipling

British Birds

Mark Cocker, Claxton: field notes from a small planet (2014)

Jonathan Elphick, The World of Birds (2014)


Mark Avery, A Message from Martha (2015)