Botany & Zoology, June 2016 | Best Sellers

Botany & Zoology, June 2016 | Best Sellers, September 2015 to June 2016 as identified by YBP Library Services. Titles are linked to local copies when available.
1. The Cabaret of Plants: Forty Thousand Years of Plant Life and the Human Imagination
Mabey, Richard
W.W. Norton
2016. ISBN 9780393239973. $29.95
2. The Secret Lives of Bats: My Adventures with the World’s Most Misunderstood Mammals
Tuttle, Merlin
Houghton Mifflin
2015. ISBN 9780544382275. $26
3. Animal Creativity and Innovation
Kaufman, Allison B.
Elsevier Academic Press
2015. ISBN 9780128006481. $69.95
4. Flora of North America: North of Mexico; v. 6: Magnoliophyta: Cucurbitaceae to Droseraceae
Flora of North America Editorial Committee
Oxford University Press
2015. ISBN 9780195340273. $95
5. The Leatherback Turtle: Biology and Conservation
Spotila, James R.
Johns Hopkins University Press
2015. ISBN 9781421417080. $70
6. Eye of Newt and Toe of Frog, Adder’s Fork and Lizard’s Leg: The Lore and Mythology of Amphibians and Reptiles
Crump, Marty
University of Chicago Press
2015. ISBN 9780226116006. $35
7. The Sting of the Wild
Schmidt, Justin O.
Johns Hopkins University Press
2016. ISBN 9781421419282. $24.95
8. American Zoo: A Sociological Safari
Grazian, David
Princeton University Press
2015. ISBN 9780691164359. $29.95
9. How Dogs Work
Coppinger, Raymond
University of Chicago Press
2015. ISBN 9780226128139. $26
10. The Design of Mammals: A Scaling Approach
Prothero, John William
Cambridge University Press
2015. ISBN 9781107110472. $125
11. Sex in the Sea: Our Intimate Connection with Sex-Changing Fish, Romantic Lobsters, Kinky Squid, and Other Salty Erotica of the Deep
Hardt, Marah J.
St. Martin’s Press
2016. ISBN 9781137279972. $26.99
12. Cheats and Deceits: How Animals and Plants Exploit and Mislead
Stevens, Martin
Oxford University Press
2016. ISBN 9780198707899. $34.95
13. Whales, Dolphins, & Porpoises: A Natural History and Species Guide
Berta, Annalisa
University of Chicago Press
2015. ISBN 9780226183190. $45
14. Dolphin Communication and Cognition: Past, Present, and Future
Herzing, Denise L.
MIT Press
2015. ISBN 9780262029674. $35
15. The Historical Animal
Nance, Susan
Syracuse University Press
2015. ISBN 9780815634287. $65
16. The Bare Bones: An Unconventional Evolutionary History of the Skeleton
Bonnan, Matthew F.
Indiana University Press
2016. ISBN 9780253018328. $75
17. Parrots of the Wild: A Natural History of the World’s Most Captivating Birds
Toft, Catherine A.
University of California Press
2015. ISBN 9780520239258. $39.95
18. Primates in the Real World: Escaping Primate Folklore and Creating Primate Science
Montgomery, Georgina M.
University of Virginia Press
2015. ISBN 9780813937366. $25
19. Fine Lines: Vladimir Nabokov’s Scientific Art
Blackwell, Stephen H.
Yale University Press
2016. ISBN 9780300194555. $50
20. Nests, Eggs, and Incubation: New Ideas About Avian Reproduction
Deeming, D.C.
Oxford University Press
2015. ISBN 9780198718666. $110

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