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Unbowed

Unbowed

by Wangari Maathai
326 Pages · 2015 · 1 MB · 3 Downloads · New!
" Happiness doesn't result from what we get, but from what we give. ” ― Ben Carson
Every Woman’s Guide to Saving the Planet
by Natalie Isaacs
320 Pages · 2015 · 4 MB · 3 Downloads · New!
The “Every Woman’s Guide to Saving the Planet” is an interesting book for the readers. Natalie Isaacs is the author of this book. Natalie is the founder and CEO of 1 Million Women, a global movement of women and girls who take practical action to fight climate change by changing the way they live. She is a pioneer in the gender and climate change arena in Australia and is recognized and supported by some of the world’s most influential women climate leaders. In this book, Natalie Isaacs shares her journey from climate bystander to an international campaigner. She guides the reader on how to take action in your life. How to cut waste of everyday consumables, like food, energy and much more. This book is very helpful for the women, Natalie Isaacs’s guides about everything of household items, how to save it and how to use it. Her message is simple but unique and best for every woman. She also reveals how to inspire your family, friends and community to take climate action. To know further, read this interesting book. In summary, Every Woman’s Guide to Saving the Planet is a perfect book for anyone who wishes to make a difference in helping their environment.
How to Do Nothing
by Jenny Odell
256 Pages · 2015 · 1 MB · 4 Downloads · New!
“How to Do Nothing” is a story of love, loss, heartbreak, and unbreakable bonds. This novel is written by Jenny Odell. This is a gorgeous story about how life doesn’t always work out the way we want it to, but if we’re willing, we can still make it a great life. It is a good compelling story, engaging and, easy to read. This is the perfect holiday novel, you can pick it up and get straight back into the story. The novel “How to Do Nothing” is an enjoyable story that moves along at a good pace. It is not too quickly, but at a pace that keeps the reader engaged waiting to discover the outcome. It has a satisfactory ending which is a little predictable but ties up all the loose ends. Some of the male characters are a little too good to be true but that doesn’t spoil any part of the story. The author switches between the two time periods effortlessly and easily which doesn’t always happen in these kinds of books.
Walden and Civil Disobedience
by Henry David Thoreau
336 Pages · 2015 · 1 MB · 2 Downloads · New!
The “Walden and Civil Disobedience” is a best-selling book that reveals citizens must disobey the rule of law. The author of this book is Henry David Thoreau. Thoreau graduated from Harvard in 1837 and began his lifelong journal. He became a key member of the Transcendentalist movement that included Margaret Fuller and Bronson Alcott. Thoreau writes just two books on his lifetime, Walden and A Week on the Concord and Merrimack Rivers. In this book, the author describes if laws prove to be unjust, then citizens must disobey the rule of law. Thoreau draws his own experiences and tells why he refused to pay taxes in the Mexican war and stay one night in jail. When the government is unjust, then people should also refuse to follow the law. Walden and Civil Disobedience makes you think about the purpose of our existence in this world, our values, and how we should live. Furthermore, this book is inspiring for all the people who live in the unjust environment. To sum it up, Walden and Civil Disobedience is a must-read a book for anyone who loves the idea of escaping from society and finding yourself.
Wilding
by Isabella Tree
384 Pages · 2015 · 4 MB · 2 Downloads · New!
“Wilding: The Return of Nature to a British Farm” is a thought-provoking book for the readers. Isabella Tree is the author of this informative book. Isabella is an award-winning author, travel writer, and manager of the Knepp Wildland Project, together with her husband Charlie. She is the author of numerous other books, including The Living Goddess and The Bird Man. Isabella Tree and her husband Charlie Burrell farmed Knepp Castle Estate and struggled to turn a profit. After some years, they decided to restore Knepp 3500 acres to the wild. They want to bring nature back to their depleted land and they persisted with their experiment and soon witnessed an extraordinary change. Additionally, after the hardworking of Isabella and her husband, new life flooded into Knepp, and now a breeding hotspot for rare and threatened species like turtle doves, purple emperor butterflies, and much more. This book contains enough information to make you question your purchasing decisions at the supermarket, and what you consider beautiful in the natural environment. This story should be a lesson to everyone on how we can live together and thrive with nature. To sum it up, Wilding is a necessary book for those who are interested in wild space, in birds, and in ecology.
Lab Girl
by Hope Jahren
304 Pages · 2015 · · 3 Downloads · New!
“Lab Girl” is a fabulous book especially to any woman considering or entering an engineering or science field. Hope Jahren is the author of this perfect book. Hope is a wonderful teacher and writes in a manner that laymen can understand. Lab Girl is a great book. It is a thoughtful book, an educational book, and an entertaining book. It is a book about accomplishment and struggle. But, most of all, it is a book about perseverance. Hope book spans a breadth of years and of topics. In its role as a biography, it relates the author’s life from her cold Scandinavian childhood through to the loving relationship she shares with her husband and her own son. We are with her as she struggles with mental illness and she allows us to witness how she overcomes those challenges even during the frightening months of pregnancy when she has to cope without medication. The reader learns so much about the life of a scientist, the role of research and the constant stress of funding. And the trees: Jahren’s telling of their life brings a new majesty and appreciation to hardy and ancient residents of our planet. Compelled to discover the secrets of plants and their role in the history of the Earth, Jahren recounts in Lab Girl the path of a singularly focused and perseverant soul. The clear and captivating writing by Jahren makes this book, which interweaves the story of the author’s life in science, her relationship with her perpetual lab partner and brother-from-another-mother Bill, and the life of trees makes for a beautiful read. The author’s straight-up honesty of the twists and turns of life, experiments, life in the lab and field, mental health, and the people will we choose to travel and build our short lives with somehow both fill you up and opens the mind at the same time. But each life is unique and Jahren’s tenacity, honesty, and individual path make for an utterly new and refreshing story. Overall, Lab Girl provides an insightful and entertaining trip into the world of academia and botany, while remaining approachable for casual readers. We strongly recommend it to anyone interested in careers in science.

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