Novel Idea Bookshop Toorak

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 Animals/Natural History

Every cow just wants to be happy. Every chicken just wants to be free. Every bear, dog, or mouse experiences sorrow and feels pain as intensely as any of us humans do. In a compelling appeal to reason and human kindness, Matthieu Ricard here takes the arguments... read more

A Plea For The Animals, A

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 Animals/Natural History

Join Jo-Rosie Haffenden and Nando Brown, the animal trainers from ITV's Teach My Pet To Do That, as they reveal how any dog can learn new tricks This simple, practical guide will have you and your pooch mastering the basics of trick training in no time and openi... read more

Teach My Dog To Do That

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 Animals/Natural History

Meet Molly Polly, the diabetes alert dog whose round-the-clock job is to keep her two young owners healthy; Bailey, the Assistant Director of Seagulls, who keeps the pesky birds away from the heritage vessels at the Australian National Maritime Museum; and Daisy, the Col... read more

Dogs with Jobs

History is full of strange animal stories, invented by the brightest and most influential, from Aristotle to Disney, and they reveal as much about us and the things we believe as they do about the animals they misrepresent. We once thought that eels w... read more

The Unexpected Truth About Animals

A captivating journey into the inner lives of plants - from the colours they see to the schedules they keep. How does a Venus flytrap know when to snap shut? Can a fern get jet lag? Do roses remember the romance of springtime? In What a Pl... read more

What a Plant Knows: a Field Guide to the Senses

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 Animals/Natural History

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Upside-down dogs

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 Animals/Natural History

Beginning with Yuka, a 39,000-year-old mummified woolly mammoth recently found in the Siberian permafrost, each of the sixteen essays in Animals Strike Curious Poses investigates a different famous animal named and immortalised by humans. Here are the starl... read more

Animals Strike Curious Poses

This is the remarkable story of Tulloch, the virtually unwanted yearling who rose to greatness with the support of Australia's most flamboyant trainer and a contrasting dogged owner, who often clashed about what was best for t... read more

Nophoto

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 Animals/Natural History

At Kite's Nest Farm the cows (as well as the sheep, hens, and pigs) all roam free. They make their own choices about rearing, grazing and housing. Left to be themselves the cows exhibit personalities as diverse as our own.Fat Hat prefers men to women. Chippy Min... read more

The Secret Life of Cows

A million copy best-selling exploration of the animal kingdom, featuring facts and beautiful photos of over 2,000 wild animals from all habitats on planet Earth.Animal: The Definitive Visual Guide brings together the expertise of over 70 n... read more

Animal: The Definitive Visual Guide, 3rd Edition

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 Animals/Natural History

"An exquisitely beautiful book ...These stories about birds are ultimately reflections on the curious nature of humanity itself"- Helen Macdonald, author of H is for HawkThere is no denying that many people are crazy for birds. Packed with intriguing facts and exquisite and r... read more

Birdmania