Category Archives: Book on Nature

The Ontario Naturalized Garden by Lorraine Johnson (238)

Who decides which plants are weeks?  Why do North Americans insist on trying to grow a perfect lawn? How can planting wildflowers contribute to a healthier, global environment? The author provides insightful and thought-provoking answers to these and other questions … Continue reading

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Food Rules by Michael Pollan (235)

This is a definitely book on food wisdom. It is a book that you will read and re-read year after year. Eating doesn’t have to be so complicated. In this age of ever-more elaborate diets and conflicting health advice, this … Continue reading

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Fauna By Alissa York(71)

I have been reading quite a few Canadian books but I wasn’t on the internet much for the past few weeks.  So, I have a read a LOT. And now I will be posting a few reviews…LOL. The first book … Continue reading

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The Canadian Hiker’s and Backpacker’s Handbook (11)

This is a great book for summer hikers and campers. It is how-to guide for hitting the trails, coast to coast. In his latest handbook, this award-winning naturalist and bestselling author Benn Gadd offers up the best advice for more … Continue reading

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