Best Sellers: Botany–Zoology, November 7, 2013

January 2013 to date as identified by YBP Library Services

  1. How Animals Grieve
    King, Barbara J.
    University of Chicago Press
    2013. ISBN 9780226436944. $25
  2. Ginkgo: The Tree That Time Forgot
    Crane, Peter
    Yale University Press
    2013. ISBN 9780300187519. $40
  3. The Bonobo and the Atheist: In Search of Humanism Among the Primates
    de Waal, Frans
    W.W. Norton
    2013. ISBN 9780393073775. $27.95
  4. Animal Personalities: Behavior, Physiology, and Evolution
    Carere, Claudio
    University of Chicago Press
    2013. ISBN 9780226922058. $110
  5. Concealing Coloration in Animals
    Diamond, Judy
    Belknap: Harvard University Press
    2013. ISBN 9780674052352. $29.95
  6. Starfish: Biology and Ecology of the Asteroidea
    Lawrence, John M.
    Johns Hopkins University
    2013. ISBN 9781421407876. $100
  7. The Book of Barely Imagined Beings: A 21st Century Bestiary
    Henderson, Caspar
    University of Chicago Press
    2013. ISBN 9780226044705. $29
  8. The Avian Migrant: The Biology of Bird Migration
    Rappole, John H.
    Columbia University Press
    2013. ISBN 9780231146784. $80
  9. People, Parasites, and Plowshares: Learning from Our Body’s Most Terrifying Invaders
    Despommier, Dickson D.
    Columbia University Press
    2013. ISBN 9780231161947. $28.95
  10. The Unfeathered Bird
    van Grouw, Katrina
    Princeton University Press
    2013. ISBN 9780691151342. $49.95
  11. The Spirit of the Hive: The Mechanisms of Social Evolution
    Page, Robert E., Jr.
    Harvard University Press
    2013. ISBN 9780674073029. $39.95
  12. Abominable Science! Origins of the Yeti, Nessie, and Other Famous Cryptids
    Loxton, Daniel
    Columbia University Press
    2013. ISBN 9780231153201. $29.95
  13. Animal Body Size: Linking Pattern and Process Across Space, Time, and Taxonomic Group
    Smith, Felisa A.
    University of Chicago Press
    2013. ISBN 9780226012148. $50
  14. Plant-Thinking: A Philosophy of Vegetal Life
    Marder, Michael
    Columbia University Press
    2013. ISBN 9780231161244. $89.50
  15. Animal Wise: The Thoughts and Emotions of Our Fellow Creatures
    Morell, Virginia
    Crown
    2013. ISBN 9780307461445. $26
  16. The Biology of Sharks and Rays
    Klimley, A. Peter
    University of Chicago Press
    2013. ISBN 9780226442495. $40
  17. Alexander Wilson: The Scot Who Founded American Ornithology
    Burtt, Edward H., Jr.
    Belknap: Harvard University Press
    2013. ISBN 9780674072558. $35
  18. Swordfish: A Biography of the Ocean Gladiator
    Ellis, Richard
    University of Chicago Press
    2013. ISBN 9780226922904. $26
  19. Butterfly People: An American Encounter with the Beauty of the World
    Leach, William
    Pantheon
    2013. ISBN 9780375422935. $32.50
  20. Entertaining Elephants: Animal Agency and the Business of the American Circus
    Nance, Susan
    Johns Hopkins University
    2013. ISBN 9781421408293. $55
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Celebrating her 42nd year with Library Journal, Bette-Lee also edits LJ's Video Reviews column, six times a year Romance column, and e-original Romance reviews, which post weekly as LJ Xpress Reviews. She received the Romance Writers of America (RWA) Vivian Stephens Industry Award in 2013 for having "contributed to the genre or to RWA in a significant and/or continuing manner"

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