How to Live a Low-Carbon Life: The Individual's Guide to Stopping Climate Change

"...marketing low carbon produce in a similar way to Fairtrade goods is an intriguing concept"

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The World We Made: Alex McKay's Story from 2050

"What would a sustainable modern society actually look like, and how would we get there?"

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In the rainforest : Report from a Strange, Beautiful, Imperiled World

“One reason the Central American rainforests seem doomed to disappear is that their destruction takes 5 cents off the American hamburger”

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Enough is enough : building a sustainable economy in a world of finite resources

"An excellent exploration of the impacts of our current economy and consumption levels"

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Ill fares the land: a treatise on our present discontents

"Something is profoundly wrong with the way we live today" - a sentence that grips the reader tight and never lets go throughout

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Feral: Searching for enchantment on the frontiers of rewilding

"Just what is in fact natural?"

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Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Succeed

"See how society and the environment are intrinsically linked"

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The Spirit Level: Why Equality is Better for Everyone

"Why do we mistrust people more in the UK than in Japan?"

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What has nature ever done for us? How money really does grow on trees

“What is biochar? What are bee roads and do we have any in Yorkshire?”

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About the Library Sustainability blog

A blog for book reviews and sustainability-related events in the Library

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