How to Read Nature

How to Read Nature : Awaken Your Senses to the Outdoors You've Never Noticed

3.52 (1,006 ratings by Goodreads)
By (author) 

Free delivery worldwide

Available. Expected delivery to the United States in 7-10 business days.


Not ordering to the United States? Click here.

Description

Hone your senses and learn to read the hidden signs of nature--from master outdoorsman Tristan Gooley, New York Times-bestselling author of The Secret World of Weather and The Lost Art of Reading Nature's Signs

"Equal parts alfresco inspiration, interesting factoids, how-to instructions and self-help advice."--The Wall Street Journal

When most of us go for a walk, a single sense--sight--tends to dominate our experience. But when New York Times-bestselling author and expert navigator Tristan Gooley goes for a walk, he uses all five senses to "read" everything nature has to offer. A single lowly weed can serve as his compass, calendar, clock, and even pharmacist.

In How to Read Nature, Gooley introduces readers to his world--where the sky, sea, and land teem with marvels. Plus, he shares 15 exercises to sharpen all of your senses. Soon you'll be making your own discoveries, every time you step outside!
show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 176 pages
  • 135 x 191 x 15mm | 249g
  • English
  • Illustrations, unspecified
  • 1615194290
  • 9781615194292
  • 39,880

Review quote

★ 2017 Foreword INDIES Bronze Winner

"A superior book [with] 15 get-the-heck-outside exercises intended to spur readers down the path of observation. . . . A wondrous, veritable how-to guide for 'waking up.' "--Library Journal
show more

Rating details

1,006 ratings
3.52 out of 5 stars
5 18% (182)
4 32% (321)
3 36% (366)
2 11% (109)
1 3% (28)
Book ratings by Goodreads
Goodreads is the world's largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. We're featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Close X