Richard Pope, Flight from Grace (2021), Boria Sax, Avian Illuminations (2021) and Tim Birkhead, Birds and Us (2022)

Tim Dee, Greenery: journeys into springtime (2020)

Tim Birkhead, The Wonderful Mr Willughby (2018)


Rename the Buzzard
Insatiable for Hawks
Insatiable for Hawks
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
Adam Nicholson
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 Wildlife

Peter Marren, Emperors, Admirals and Chimney Sweepers (2019)

Classics for All

George Kazantzidis and Dimos Spatharas (eds), Hope in Ancient Literature, History, and Art (2019)

Tony Spawforth, The Story of Greece and Rome (2018)

Alisdair Forbes, On Psyche’s Lawn: the gardens at Plaz Metaxu (2020)

Malcolm Schofield, Cicero: political philosophy (2021)

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)

Association of Field Ornithologists

Philip A. Clarke, Aboriginal Peoples and Birds in Australia (2023)