Christopher Nicholson’s first book of nature writing is a beautiful account of an unusual obsession. In 2016 he spent August searching for the remaining snows of the Scottish Highlands. His account of his solitary walk is by turns funny, fascinating and inspiring., A meditation on walking, mountains, snow and our changing climate, Nicholson also turns his curious eye on nature-lovers themselves. What are we looking for when we walk and what is it we want from nature? What is it we see and…
ISBN 10 : 191046385X
ISBN 13 : 9781910463857
A literary memoir of a summer walk through the remaining snows of the Scottish highlands...
ISBN 10 : 9781400844692
ISBN 13 : 140084469X
From the Arctic Ocean and ice sheets of Greenland, to the glaciers of the Andes and Himalayas, to the great frozen desert of Antarctica, The White Planet takes readers on a spellbi..
ISBN 10 : 160125492X
ISBN 13 : 9781601254924
Every 100 years, the Witch Queen Baba Yaga returns to the nation of Irrisen to place a new daughter on the throne, but this time, something has gone wrong! 'The Snows of Summer' in..
ISBN 10 : 9781250012067
ISBN 13 : 1250012066
Like Winchester's Krakatoa, The Year Without Summer reveals a year of dramatic global change long forgotten by history In the tradition of Krakatoa, The World Without Us, and Guns,..