Forsyth Audubon’s Book Club

Forsyth Audubon's Book Club is a private book club that will be meeting the last Sunday of every month at 1:30pm via Zoom. 

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Upcoming Selections:

April 25: Braiding Sweetgrass by Robin Wall Kimmerer

May 30: The Bird Way by Jennifer Ackerman

June 27: Black Faces, White Spaces: Reimagining the Relationship of African Americans to the Great Outdoors by Carolyn Finney

July 25: When Birds are Near: Dispatches from Contemporary Writers by Susan Fox Rogers 

August 29: Field Notes from an Unintentional Birder by Julia Zarankin 

September 26: The Thing with Feathers: The Surprising Lives of Birds and What they Reveal about Being Human by Noah Stryker 

Braiding Sweetgrass Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781571313560
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Published: Milkweed Editions - September 1st, 2014

A New York Times Bestseller
A Washington Post Bestseller
Named a Best Essay Collection of the Decade by Literary Hub


Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge and the Teachings of Plants Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781571311771
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Published: Milkweed Editions - October 13th, 2020

A New York Times Bestseller
A Washington Post Bestseller
A Los Angeles Times Bestseller
Named a Best Essay Collection of the Decade by Literary Hub
A Book Riot Favorite Summer Read of 2020
A Food Tank Fall 2020 Reading Recommendation


The Bird Way: A New Look at How Birds Talk, Work, Play, Parent, and Think Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780735223011
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Published: Penguin Press - May 5th, 2020

From the New York Times bestselling author of The Genius of Birds, a radical investigation into the bird way of being, and the recent scientific research that is dramatically shifting our understanding of birds -- how they live and how they think.


The Bird Way: A New Look at How Birds Talk, Work, Play, Parent, and Think Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780735223035
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Published: Penguin Books - May 4th, 2021

From the New York Times bestselling author of The Genius of Birds, a radical investigation into the bird way of being, and the recent scientific research that is dramatically shifting our understanding of birds -- how they live and how they think.


Black Faces, White Spaces: Reimagining the Relationship of African Americans to the Great Outdoors Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9781469614489
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Published: University of North Carolina Press - June 1st, 2014

Why are African Americans so underrepresented when it comes to interest in nature, outdoor recreation, and environmentalism? In this thought-provoking study, Carolyn Finney looks beyond the discourse of the environmental justice movement to examine how the natural environment has been understood, commodified, and represented by both white and black Americans.


When Birds Are Near: Dispatches from Contemporary Writers Cover Image
By Susan Fox Rogers (Editor)
$22.95
ISBN: 9781501750915
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Published: Comstock Publishing - October 15th, 2020

In this dazzling literary collection, writers explore and celebrate their lives with and love for birds--detailing experiences from Alaska to Bermuda, South Dakota to Panama.


Field Notes from an Unintentional Birder: A Memoir Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781771622486
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Published: Douglas & McIntyre - October 13th, 2020

A writer discovers an unexpected passion for birding, along with a new understanding of the world and her own place in it.


The Thing with Feathers: The Surprising Lives of Birds and What They Reveal About Being Human Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781594633416
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Published: Riverhead Books - March 3rd, 2015

An entertaining and profound look at the lives of birds, illuminating their surprising world—and deep connection with humanity.