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NovaStar "NovaStar" Reviewer: Susan J. Tweit

Susan J. Tweit    

Susan J. Tweit is a plant biologist and the award-winning author of twelve books (including her memoir, Walking Nature Home: A Life's Journey, and Colorado Scenic Byways, winner of the Colorado Book Award), numerous magazine articles, and newspaper columns. Read her popular blog and learn about her books on her website.

  1. Albert, Susan Wittig. Bittersweet

  2. Albert, Susan Wittig. interview

  3. Arrington-Wolcott, Jann. Deathmark

  4. Bair, Julene. The Ogallala Road: A Memoir of Love and Reckoning

  5. Barry, Jenny. interview

  6. Bash, Barbara. True Nature: An Illustrated Journal of Four Seasons in Solitude

  7. Beath, Mary. interview

  8. Beath, Mary. Hiking Alone: Trails Out, Trails Home

  9. Braid, Kate. Journeywoman

  10. Byl, Christine. Dirt Work: An Education in the Woods

  11. Cain, Susan. Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking

  12. Collier, Gaydell. interview

  13. Collier, Gaydell. Just Beyond Harmony

  14. Creasy, Rosalind. Edible Landscaping

  15. Durack, Katherine. interview

  16. Durack, Katherine. Unmentionables: A Woman's Journey, Body to Soul

  17. Durack, Katherine. Urban Dwellings: A Cincinnati Love Song

  18. Ewing, Susan. interview

  19. Ewing, Susan. Resurrecting the Shark: A Scientific Obsession and the Mavericks Who Solved the Mystery of a 270-Million Year Old Fossil

  20. Friedman, Abigail, translator. I Wait for the Moon: 100 Haiku of Momoko Kuroda

  21. Hamilton, Alissa. Squeezed: What You Don't Know About Orange Juice

  22. Hasselstrom, Linda. Gathering from the Grassland: A Plains Journal

  23. Haupt, Lyanda Lynn. Crow Planet: Essential Wisdom from the Urban Wilderness

  24. Haupt, Lyanda Lynn. interview

  25. Haupt, Lyanda Lynn. Mozart's Starling

  26. Haupt, Lyanda Lynn. The Urban Bestiary: Encountering the Everyday Wild

  27. Henley, Marian. The Shiniest Jewel: A Family Love Story

  28. Irish, Mary. A Place All Our Own: Lives Entwined in a Desert Garden

  29. Jones, Andrea M. Between Urban and Wild: Reflections From Colorado

  30. Jones, Andrea M. interview

  31. Jordan, Teresa. The Year of Living Virtuously (Weekends Off)

  32. Kimmerer, Robin Wall. Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge, and the Teachings of Plants

  33. Koch, Maryjo. The Artist, the Cook and the Gardener: Recipes Inspired by Painting from the Garden

  34. Kouris, Diana Allen. interview

  35. Lovejoy, Sharon. interview

  36. Lovejoy, Sharon. Running Out of Night

  37. Magrane, Eric & Christopher Cokinos, editors. The Sonoran Desert: A Literary Field Guide

  38. McEwen, Christian. interview

  39. McEwen, Christian. World Enough & Time: On Creativity and Slowing Down

  40. Moore, Kathleen Dean. Wild Comfort: The Solace of Nature

  41. Moore, Kathleen Dean. interview

  42. Niederman, Sharon. Return to Abo

  43. Norton, Lisa Dale. interview

  44. O'Connor, Meriwether. interview

  45. O'Connor, Meriwether. Joe Potato's Real Life Recipes: Tall Tales & Short Stories

  46. Patten, Leslie. The Wild Excellence: Notes from Untamed America

  47. Rabkin, Sarah Juniper. What I Learned at Bug Camp: Essays on Finding Home in the World

  48. Rabkin, Sarah Juniper. interview

  49. Ray, Janisse. The Seed Underground: A Growing Revolution to Save Food

  50. Reti, Irene & Sarah Rabkin, editors. Cultivating A Movement: An Oral History of Organic Farming & Sustainable Agriculture on California's Central Coast

  51. Richardson, Barbara, editor. Dirt: A Love Story

  52. Robson, Deborah & Carol Ekarius. The Fleece & Fiber Sourcebook

  53. Rogers, Kara. The Quiet Extinction: Stories of North America's Rare and Threatened Plants

  54. Russell, Sharman Apt. Diary of a Citizen Scientist: Chasing Tiger Beetles and Other New Ways of Engaging the World

  55. Russell, Sharman Apt. interview

  56. Russell, Sharman Apt. interview

  57. Russell, Sharman Apt. Knocking on Heaven's Door

  58. Russell, Sharman Apt. Teresa of the New World

  59. Scanlan, Adrienne Ross. Turning Homeward: Restoring Hope and Nature in the Urban Wild

  60. Schlyer, Krista. Almost Anywhere: Road Trip Ruminations on Love, Nature, National Parks, and Nonsense

  61. Schlyer, Krista. interview

  62. Scott, Bar. The Present Giver: A Memoir

  63. Sheehy, Gail. Passages in Caregiving: Turning Chaos into Confidence

  64. Short, Kayann. A Bushel's Worth: An Ecobiography

  65. Short, Kayann. interview

  66. Stange, Mary Zeiss. Hard Grass: Life on the Crazy Woman Bison Ranch

  67. Steingraber, Sandra. Raising Elijah: Protecting Our Children in an Age of Environmental Crisis

  68. Sternberg, Esther M., M.D. Healing Spaces: The Science of Place and Well-Being

  69. Tomlinson, Susan Leigh. How to Keep a Naturalist's Notebook

  70. Tomlinson, Susan Leigh. interview

  71. Troccolo, Susan. interview

  72. Troccolo, Susan. The Beet Goes On: Essays on Friendship and Breaking New Ground

  73. Vernon, Susan. Rainshadow World: A Naturalist's Year in the San Juan Islands

  74. Vileisis, Ann. Kitchen Literacy: How We Lost Knowledge of Where Food Comes From and Why We Need to Get it Back

  75. Vileisis, Ann. interview

  76. Wachter, Sherry. Zimmy: His Book: The Stories of William John Zimmerman as told to Sherry Wachter

  77. Waters, Alice. In the Green Kitchen: Techniques to Learn by Heart

  78. Waterston, Ellen. Where the Crooked River Rises: A High Desert Home

  79. Weston, Julie Whitesel. The Good Times Are All Gone Now

  80. Weston, Julie Whitesel. interview

  81. Weston, Julie Whitesel. interview #2

  82. Weston, Julie. Basque Moon

  83. Weston, Julie. Moonshadows

  84. Williams, Terry Tempest. Finding Beauty in a Broken World

  85. Wilson, Joseph S. & Olivia Messenger Carril. The Bees in Your Backyard: A Guide to North America's Bees

  86. Winograd, Kathryn. Phantom Canyon: Essays of Reclamation

  87. Zickafoose, Julie. The Bluebird Effect: Uncommon Bonds with Common Birds


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