I’m always on the lookout for great new natural history books to read, but 2012 has been such a busy year that I haven’t paid as much attention to new publications as I usually do. Hence my delight in seeing the titles chosen for Audubon Magazine’s 2012 List of Notable Books.
A few of the authors on the list are familiar names—I eagerly skim bookshop shelves, looking specifically for their new titles. But most of the authors are unfamiliar to me, and that is a delight in and of itself. Read more