"Buy, borrow, or steal this book! It is essential reading with ideas that need to become part of our understanding of how life works on this planet."
"This book aims to motivate parents and caregivers who are concerned about childrens' lack of connection to the outdoors."
Bringing Nature Home opens our eyes to an environmental problem of staggering proportions. Fortunately, it also shows us how we can help.
You can look at this book as a manifesto explaining why we should favor native plants, but it’s much more than that. It’s a plan to sustain the endangered biodiversity and even more, it’s a plan to transform suburbia from an environmental liability to an environmental asset.
This updated and expanded edition … is a delight to read and a most needed resource."
"This is the 'it' book in certain gardening circles. It's really struck a nerve."
"My book of choice of the year."
This book is terrific. I had checked it out of the library, and then wanted to have a copy of my own. I have gardened and farmed for many years, on a small suburban plot of land. Read morePublished 1 day ago by Suzanne Sutton
The 'go to' manual for what to grow to sustain our pollinators. Who knew one oak tree can feed so many different species? Read morePublished 15 days ago by Beverly O'Keefe
If you are looking for a book to help you bring your yard back with native plants and shrubs this is the book you need to have.Published 15 days ago by dogwalkerx2
I had the pleasure of hearing Dr. Tallamy speak when he visited Georgia some months ago. I found both his talk and this book to be very interesting and informative. Read morePublished 15 days ago by Don Deal
This is a great book for building your understanding of the ecosystem and the role of plants and insects in it. It was a really fascinating read as well. Read morePublished 1 month ago by LizD
This is a fantastic book that everyone should read. It explains why our ecosystem is unbalanced and explains how easy it is to help our native insects, birds etc. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Mary
An eye opening book! He explains why it is important to birds and butterflies to have Native species of trees and plants in your yard and is an excellent reference for picking... Read morePublished 1 month ago by Nelson Mostow
Should be required reading for anyone with a shovel and trowel.Published 1 month ago by Robert Eisner