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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. Embry, Paige. Our Native Bees: North America's Endangered Pollinators and the Fight to Save Them

  19. Ewing, Susan. interview

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

  21. Fishler, Jan, MA, and L. Gianforte. Don't Stop Now: Making the Most of the Rest of Your Life

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

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

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

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

  26. Haupt, Lyanda Lynn. interview

  27. Haupt, Lyanda Lynn. Mozart's Starling

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

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

  30. Hoklotubbe, Sara Sue. Betrayal at the Buffalo Ranch

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

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

  33. Jones, Andrea M. interview

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

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

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

  37. Kouris, Diana Allen. interview

  38. Love, Ethel Waxham and J. David Love, edited by Frances Love Froidevaux and Barbara Love. Life on Muskrat Creek: A Homestead Family in Wyoming

  39. Lovejoy, Sharon. interview

  40. Lovejoy, Sharon. Running Out of Night

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

  42. McEwen, Christian. interview

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

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

  45. Moore, Kathleen Dean. interview

  46. Niederman, Sharon. Return to Abo

  47. Norton, Lisa Dale. interview

  48. O'Connor, Meriwether. interview

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

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

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

  52. Rabkin, Sarah Juniper. interview

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

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

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

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

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

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

  59. Russell, Sharman Apt. interview

  60. Russell, Sharman Apt. interview

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

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

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

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

  65. Schlyer, Krista. interview

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

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

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

  69. Short, Kayann. interview

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

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

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

  73. Strader, Linda. Summers of Fire: A Memoir of Adventure, Love and Courage

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

  75. Tomlinson, Susan Leigh. interview

  76. Troccolo, Susan. interview

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

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

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

  80. Vileisis, Ann. interview

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

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

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

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

  85. Weston, Julie Whitesel. interview

  86. Weston, Julie Whitesel. interview #2

  87. Weston, Julie. Basque Moon

  88. Weston, Julie. Moonshadows

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

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

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

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


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