Best Books of 2011: Outdoors & Nature

Best Books of 2011

Fire Season: Field Notes from a Wilderness Lookout (Kindle Book, print edition), Philip Connors's spare and absorbing account of almost a decade of summers spent as a fire lookout in the Gila Wilderness of New Mexico, tops our list of the best Outdoors & Nature books of 2011. See more--including our editors' picks in Kindle Books--in our Best of 2011 Store.

Top 10 Outdoors & Nature Kindle Books |Top 10 Outdoors & Nature Books
Fire Season Into the Silence: The Great War, Mallory, and the Conquest of Everest Kraken: The Curious, Exciting, and Slightly Disturbing Science of Squid Finding Everett Ruess: The Life and Unsolved Disappearance of a Legendary Wilderness Explorer
Fire Season
by Philip Connors
4.2 out of 5 stars (99)
Out of Print--Limited Availability
Into the Silence: The Great War, Mallory, and the Conquest of Everest
by Wade Davis
4.5 out of 5 stars (234)
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Kraken: The Curious, Exciting, and Slightly Disturbing Science of Squid
by Wendy Williams
4.6 out of 5 stars (35)
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Finding Everett Ruess: The Life and Unsolved Disappearance of a Legendary Wilderness Explorer
by David Roberts
3.9 out of 5 stars (82)
Out of Print--Limited Availability

The Voodoo Wave: Inside a Season of Triumph and Tumult at Maverick's Stolen World: A Tale of Reptiles, Smugglers, and Skulduggery The Big Thirst: The Secret Life and Turbulent Future of Water The Ledge: An Adventure Story of Friendship and Survival on Mount Rainier
The Voodoo Wave: Inside a Season of Triumph and Tumult at Maverick's
by Mark Kreidler
4.7 out of 5 stars (14)
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Stolen World: A Tale of Reptiles, Smugglers, and Skulduggery
by Jennie Erin Smith
4.3 out of 5 stars (51)
Out of Print--Limited Availability
The Big Thirst: The Secret Life and Turbulent Future of Water
by Charles Fishman
4.4 out of 5 stars (121)
Out of Print--Limited Availability
The Ledge: An Adventure Story of Friendship and Survival on Mount Rainier
by Jim Davidson
4.4 out of 5 stars (86)
Out of Print--Limited Availability

The Bond: Our Kinship with Animals, Our Call to Defend Them Mycophilia: Revelations from the Weird World of Mushrooms
The Bond: Our Kinship with Animals, Our Call to Defend Them
by Wayne Pacelle
4.5 out of 5 stars (120)
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Mycophilia: Revelations from the Weird World of Mushrooms
by Eugenia Bone
4.4 out of 5 stars (79)
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