• Island

    By Jason Chin

    Read by Lesa Lockford

    A Story of the Galápagos

    This extraordinary biography of the Galápagos Islands is a story six million years in the making.

    Released December 11, 2018
    English, Unabridged

  • Coral Reefs

    By Jason Chin

    Read by Elizabeth Cottle

    A Journey Through an Aquatic World Full of Wonder

    An ordinary visit to the library turns into an extraordinary adventure beneath the seas!

    "Chin offers a colorful and inventive introduction to coral reefs." - School Library Journal

    Released November 20, 2018
    English, Unabridged

  • Redwoods

    By Jason Chin

    Read by Qarie Marshall

    An ordinary train ride becomes an extraordinary trip to an ancient forest.

    “…the ancient redwood forests is brought to life in these engaging new adaptations” - Booklist

    Released October 19, 2018
    English, Unabridged

  • Grand Canyon

    By Jason Chin

    Read by Qarie Marshall

    "An outstanding introduction to one of the world's greatest outdoor wonders"-School Library Journal

    "With vivid imagination, a crystal-clear grasp of the facts...this illuminating look at one of the planet's most fascinating features will entrance young readers." - Booklist, Starred Review

    Released August 28, 2018
    English, Unabridged

  • A Naturalist at Large

    By Bernd Heinrich

    Read by Rick Adamson

    The Best Essays of Bernd Heinrich

    A collection of passionate essays that "superbly mix memoir and science" (The New York Times)

    "Narrator Rick Adamson is a good match for the material. Recommended for collections with strengths in biology or natural science." - Library Journal

    Released May 8, 2018
    English, Unabridged

    Other available formats MP3 CD

  • Should the Tent Be Burning Like That?

    By Bill Heavey

    Read by Jeff Harding

    A Professional Amateur's Guide to the Outdoors

    A collection of hilarious stories about the joys & pitfalls of hunting, fishing, family & adventure

    “Readers don’t have to hunt or fish to appreciate Mr. Heavey’s essays, which are more broadly about the bruising limits of middle age. With middle age comes liberation, too—the increasing freedom to defy convention without embarrassment…. Mr. Heavey’s essays, too, are more complicated than they first appear. The title of his book evokes the knee-slapping comedy of the campfire, a promise that his peculiar brand of farce frequently fulfills. But he also displays a gift for the sublime…” - The Wall Street Journal

    Released December 5, 2017
    English, Unabridged

    Other available formats MP3 CD

  • West Mountain Epilogue

    By Jay Parini

    Read by Jay Parini

    A Reading by Jay Parini from His New and Collected Poems: 1975-2015

    A reading by Jay Parini of 33 of his most celebrated poems.

    Released November 8, 2017
    English, Unabridged

    Other available formats MP3 CD

  • How to Read Nature

    By Tristan Gooley

    Read by Qarie Marshall

    An Expert's Guide to Discovering the Outdoors You've Never Noticed

    Awaken Your Senses with Fifteen Exercises

    "Author Tristan Gooley offers listeners a short list of fifteen-minute exercises to help them get back in touch with nature." - Audiofile

    Released October 3, 2017
    English, Unabridged

    Other available formats MP3 CD

  • My First Summer in the Sierra

    By John Muir

    Read by Barry Press

    In the great Central Valley of California there are only two seasons-spring and summer.

    "Narrator Barry Press delivers a fresh reading of an early work by famed naturalist John Muir. Though Muir’s poetic prose is of a very different era, Press instills enough humor and playfulness to make the account sound modern." - AudioFile

    Released June 27, 2017
    English, Unabridged

    Other available formats MP3 CD

  • Isaac the Alchemist

    By Mary Losure

    Read by Steven Crossley

    Secrets of Isaac Newton, Reveal'd

    A true story of Isaac Newton’s boyhood suggests an education owing as much to magic as science.

    "Listeners can almost see the twinkle in Crossley's eyes as he reads from preposterous medicinal concoctions of the time and from Newton's list of his own boyhood sins - such as making pies on Sunday. Newton's scientific contributions cannot be overstated." - AudioFile

    Released February 14, 2017
    English, Unabridged

    Other available formats MP3 CD

  • A Most Improbable Journey

    By Walter Alvarez

    Read by Adam Verner

    A Big History of Our Planet and Ourselves

    Expand your view of human history by exploring the cosmic and geologic forces that shaped us.

    "Fans of Bill Bryson's A Short History of Nearly Everything will appreciate Alvarez's enthusiastic, clearly written tour of contingencies that have shaped our world...A compelling case for Big History as a fun, perspective-stretching exercise - a way to dust off familiar topics and make them sparkle." - Science News

    Released November 29, 2016
    English, Unabridged

    Other available formats MP3 CD

  • Farming

    By Gail Gibbons

    Read by Jon Bennett

    An introduction to farming including animal care and the various chores done throughout the seasons.

    "...this is a good addition to the author's energetic how-to books." - Publishers Weekly

    Released October 4, 2016
    English, Unabridged

  • Hurricanes!

    By Gail Gibbons

    Read by Chris Lutkin

    An informative video that teaches young viewers what to do if a dangerous storm is on the way.

    "Hurricanes are serious business, but Gibbons...detail[s] their destructive powers without the information ever becoming too frightening...in this intriguing introduction." - Booklist

    Released August 2, 2016
    English, Unabridged

  • Tornadoes!

    By Gail Gibbons

    Read by Chris Lutkin

    Youngsters learn how tornadoes form, the scale to classify them, and what to do in case one is near.

    "Younger readers and listeners alike will be riveted." - Booklist

    Released August 2, 2016
    English, Unabridged

  • The Moon Book

    A simple way to learn the purpose of the moon and its story.

    "...A fine resource for school and public library collections." - Booklist

    Released November 10, 2015
    English, Unabridged

  • How The Government Got In Your Backyard

    By Jeff Gillman and Eric Heberlig

    Read by Wes Bleed

    Superweeds, Frankenfoods, Lawn Wars, and the (Nonpartisian) Truth About Environmental Politics

    Not for liberals or conservatives, but for those who want the bottom line.

    "...thought-provoking...[Wes Bleed] has a pleasant, clear tone..." - AudioFile

    Released February 15, 2011
    English, Unabridged
    Sales Rank 2819