Best Sellers in Botany & Zoology

Best Sellers in Botany & Zoology, May 2016 to Feb. 2017 as identified by GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO. Titles are linked to local copies when available.

Are We Smart Enough To Know How Smart Animals Are? De Waal, Frans W.W. Norton 2016. ISBN 9780393246186. $27.95
The Hidden Life of Trees: What They Feel, How They Communicate: Discoveries from a Secret World Wohlleben, Peter Greystone Books 2016. ISBN 9781771642484. $24.95
The Genius of Birds Ackerman, Jennifer Penguin Books 2016. ISBN 9781594205217. $28
What a Fish Knows: The Inner Lives of Our Underwater Cousins Balcombe, Jonathan P. Farrar, Straus & Giroux 2016. ISBN 9780374288211. $27
Not So Different: Finding Human Nature in Animals Lents, Nathan H. Columbia University Press 2016. ISBN 9780231178327. $35
Venomous: How Earth’s Deadliest Creatures Mastered Biochemistry Wilcox, Christie Farrar, Straus & Giroux 2016. ISBN 9780374283377. $26
Bird Brain: An Exploration of Avian Intelligence Emery, Nathan Princeton University Press 2016. ISBN 9780691165172. $29.95
Coyote America: A Natural and Supernatural History Flores, Dan Basic Books: Perseus 2016. ISBN 9780465052998. $27.50
The Most Perfect Thing: Inside (and Outside) a Bird’s Egg Birkhead, T.R. Bloomsbury 2016. ISBN 9781632863690. $27
Jellyfish: A Natural History Gershwin, Lisa-Ann University of Chicago Press 2016. ISBN 9780226287676. $40
The Dancing Bees: Karl Von Frisch and the Discovery of the Honeybee Language Munz, Tania University of Chicago Press 2016. ISBN 9780226020860. $30
America’s Snake: The Rise and Fall of the Timber Rattlesnake Levin, Ted University of Chicago Press 2016. ISBN 9780226040646. $35
Staying with the Trouble: Making Kin in the Chthulucene Haraway, Donna Jeanne Duke University Press 2016. ISBN 9780822362142. $94.95 Beaks, Bones, and Bird Songs: How the Struggle for Survival Has Shaped Birds and Their Behavior Lederer, Roger J. Timber Press 2016. ISBN 9781604696486. $24.95
Charles Darwin’s Life with Birds: His Complete Ornithology Frith, Clifford B. Oxford University Press 2016. ISBN 9780190240233. $69.95
Wild Sex: The Science Behind Mating in the Animal Kingdom Bondar, Carin Pegasus Books 2016. ISBN 9781681771663. $27.95
How Animals Think and Feel: An Introduction to Non-Human Psychology Cheng, Ken Greenwood 2016. ISBN 9781440837142. $58
The Dragon Behind the Glass: A True Story of Power, Obsession, and the World’s Most Coveted Fish Voigt, Emily Scribner 2016. ISBN 9781451678949. $26
Long Hops: Making Sense of Bird Migration Denny, Mark University of Hawai’i Press 2016. ISBN 9780824866877. $65
The Animal Game: Searching for Wildness at the American Zoo Bender, Daniel E. Harvard University Press 2016. ISBN 9780674737341. $39.95

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