Get Out of the House

As winter turns to spring, and spring turns to summer, here's a selection of books to inspire you to put that blasted book down and go out and look at stuff instead.

The Wavewatcher’s Companion

Gavin Pretor-Pinney

From the publisher:

A humorous, original guide to the waves that surround us and through which we experience the world, by the bestselling author of The Cloudspotter’s Guide.

£14.99

The Natural History of Selborne

Gilbert White, edited by Anne Secord

From the publisher:

The Natural History of Selborne (1789)is written as a series of letters, which describe with wit and precision the flora and fauna White observes in his Hampshire parish. A ...

£14.99

Herbaceous

Paul Evans, illustrated by Kurt Jackson

From the publisher:

Climate change is eroding the familiar pattern of the seasons, so we turn instinctively to the life cycle of herbaceous plants to guide us through the year. Herbaceous is a ...

£12.00