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

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

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

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

  25. Haupt, Lyanda Lynn. interview

  26. Haupt, Lyanda Lynn. Mozart's Starling

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

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

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

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

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

  32. Jones, Andrea M. interview

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

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

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

  36. Kouris, Diana Allen. interview

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

  38. Lovejoy, Sharon. interview

  39. Lovejoy, Sharon. Running Out of Night

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

  41. McEwen, Christian. interview

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

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

  44. Moore, Kathleen Dean. interview

  45. Niederman, Sharon. Return to Abo

  46. Norton, Lisa Dale. interview

  47. O'Connor, Meriwether. interview

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

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

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

  51. Rabkin, Sarah Juniper. interview

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

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

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

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

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

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

  58. Russell, Sharman Apt. interview

  59. Russell, Sharman Apt. interview

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

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

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

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

  64. Schlyer, Krista. interview

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

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

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

  68. Short, Kayann. interview

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

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

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

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

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

  74. Tomlinson, Susan Leigh. interview

  75. Troccolo, Susan. interview

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

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

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

  79. Vileisis, Ann. interview

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

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

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

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

  84. Weston, Julie Whitesel. interview

  85. Weston, Julie Whitesel. interview #2

  86. Weston, Julie. Basque Moon

  87. Weston, Julie. Moonshadows

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

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

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

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


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