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    Finding the Mother Tree

    Uncovering the Wisdom and Intelligence of the Forest

    Narrated by Suzanne Simard ...

    Unabridged

    12 hours 13 min

    Brought to you by Penguin.A dazzling scientific detective story from the ecologist who first discovered the hidden language of treesNo one has done more to transform our understanding of trees than the world-renowned scientist Suzanne Simard. Now she shares the secrets of a lifetime spent uncovering startling truths about trees: their cooperation, healing capacity, memory, wisdom and sentience ... Read more

    $24.61 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Braiding Sweetgrass

    Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge and the Teachings of Plants

    Narrated by Robin Wall Kimmerer ...

    Unabridged

    16 hours 44 min

    As a botanist and professor of plant ecology, Robin Wall Kimmerer has spent a career learning how to ask questions of nature using the tools of science. As a Potawatomi woman, she learned from elders, family, and history that the Potawatomi, as well as a majority of other cultures indigenous to this land, consider plants and animals to be our oldest teachers. In Braiding Sweetgrass, Kimmerer ... Read more

    $33.68 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Entangled Life

    How Fungi Make Our Worlds, Change Our Minds and Shape Our Futures

    Narrated by Merlin Sheldrake ...

    Unabridged

    9 hours 32 min

    Brought to you by Penguin.**** WINNER OF THE ROYAL SOCIETY SCIENCE BOOK PRIZE 2021 **'A dazzling, vibrant, vision-changing book. I ended it wonderstruck at the fungal world. A remarkable work by a remarkable writer' Robert Macfarlane, author of Underland**The more we learn about fungi, the less makes sense without them.Neither plant nor animal, they are found throughout the earth, the air and our ... Read more

    $24.61 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Gathering Moss

    A Natural and Cultural History of Mosses

    Narrated by Robin Wall Kimmerer ...

    Unabridged

    7 hours 46 min

    Living at the limits of our ordinary perception, mosses are a common but largely unnoticed element of the natural world. Gathering Moss is a beautifully written mix of science and personal reflection that invites listeners to explore and learn from the elegantly simple lives of mosses. Robin Wall Kimmerer's book is not an identification guide, nor is it a scientific treatise. Rather, it is a ... Read more

    $29.94 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    True Hallucinations

    Being an Account of the Author's Extraordinary Adventures in the Devil's Paradise

    Narrated by Al Kessel ...

    Unabridged

    9 hours 16 min

    This mesmerizing, surreal account of the bizarre adventures of Terence McKenna, his brother Dennis, and a small band of their friends, is a wild ride of exotic experience and scientific inquiry. Exploring the Amazon Basin in search of mythical shamanic hallucinogens, they encounter a host of unusual characters-including a mushroom, a flying saucer, pirate Mantids from outer space, an appearance by ... Read more

    $29.94 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Secret Life of Plants

    A Fascinating Account of the Physical, Emotional, and Spiritual Relations Between Plants and Man

    Unabridged

    16 hours 28 min

    Explore the inner world of plants and its fascinating relation to mankind, as uncovered by the latest discoveries of science. A perennial bestseller!In this truly revolutionary and beloved work, drawn from remarkable research, Peter Tompkins and Christopher Bird cast light on the rich psychic universe of plants. Now available in a new edition, The Secret Life of Plants explores plants' response to ... Read more

    $49.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Oaxaca Journal

    by Oliver Sacks ...
    Narrated by Oliver Sacks, Jonathan Davis ...

    Unabridged

    4 hours 10 min

    Oliver Sacks, the bestselling author of Awakenings and The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat, is most famous for his studies of the human mind: insightful and beautifully characterized portraits of those experiencing complex neurological conditions. However, he has another scientific passion: the fern . . .Since childhood Oliver has been fascinated by the ability of these primitive plants to ... Read more

    $24.59 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Drunken Botanist

    The Plants That Create the World's Great Drinks

    by Amy Stewart ...
    Narrated by Coleen Marlo ...

    Unabridged

    10 hours 17 min

    Every great drink starts with a plant. Sake began with a grain of rice. Scotch emerged from barley. Gin was born from a conifer shrub when medieval physicians boiled juniper berries with wine to treat stomach pain. The Drunken Botanist uncovers the surprising botanical history and fascinating science and chemistry of over 150 plants, flowers, trees, and fruits (and even a few fungi).Some of the ... Read more

    $36.65 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Harry Potter: A History of Magic

    An Audio Documentary

    Unabridged

    11 hours 39 min

    The history of magic is as long as time and as wide as the world. In every culture, in every age, in every place and, probably, in every heart, there is magic.Harry Potter: A History of Magic reveals some of the hidden stories behind real-world magic and explores some of J.K. Rowling's magical inventions alongside their folkloric, cultural and historical forebears.Narrator Natalie Dormer and a ... Read more

    $43.95 AUD

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    The Kew Gardens Girls

    An emotional and sweeping historical novel perfect for fans of Kate Morton

    by Posy Lovell ...
    Narrated by Annie Aldington ...

    Unabridged

    8 hours 11 min

    In official partnership with Kew GardensIt's 1916 and England is at war. Desperate to help in whatever way they can, Ivy and Louisa enlist as gardeners at Kew, taking on the jobs of the men who have gone to fight. Under their care, the gardens begin to flourish - but Ivy and Louisa aren't being treated fairly, and not everyone wants them there. Without women's rights, the pair begin to struggle - ... Read more

    $35.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Revolutionary Genius of Plants

    A New Understanding of Plant Intelligence and Behavior

    Narrated by Gibson Frazier ...

    Unabridged

    4 hours 14 min

    "In this thought-provoking, handsomely illustrated book, Italian neurobiologist Stefano Mancuso considers the fundamental differences between plants and animals and challenges our assumptions about which is the ‘higher’ form of life.” —The Wall Street Journal“Fascinating…full of optimism…this quick, accessible read will appeal to anyone with interest in how plants continue to surprise us.” ... Read more

    $26.94 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Nation of Plants

    The International Bestseller

    Narrated by Nigel Patterson ...

    Unabridged

    3 hours

    As plants see it, humans are not the masters of the Earth but only one of its most unpleasant and irksome residents. They have been on the planet for only about 300,000 years ago (nothing compared to the three billon years of plant evolution), yet have changed the conditions of the planet so drastically as to make it a dangerous place for their own survival. It's time for the plants to offer ... Read more

    $35.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    In Defense of Plants

    An Exploration into the Wonder of Plants

    Narrated by Matthew Boston ...

    Unabridged

    6 hours 16 min

    In his debut book, internationally recognized blogger and podcaster Matt Candeias celebrates the nature of plants and the extraordinary world of plant organisms. A botanist's defense. Since his early days of plant restoration, this amateur plant scientist has been enchanted with flora and the greater environmental ecology of the planet. Now, he looks at the study of plants through the lens of his ... Read more

    $29.94 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Monarchs and Milkweed

    A Migrating Butterfly, a Poisonous Plant, and Their Remarkable Story of Coevolution

    Narrated by Stephen R. Thorne ...

    Unabridged

    8 hours

    Monarch butterflies are one of nature's most recognizable creatures, known for their bright colors and epic annual migration from the United States and Canada to Mexico. Yet there is much more to the monarch than its distinctive presence and mythic journeying. In Monarchs and Milkweed, Anurag Agrawal presents a vivid investigation into how the monarch butterfly has evolved closely alongside the ... Read more

    $29.94 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Nature of Plants

    An Introduction to How Plants Work

    Narrated by Tom Parks ...

    Unabridged

    8 hours 46 min

    Plants play a critical role in how we experience our environment. They create calming green spaces, provide oxygen for us to breathe, and nourish our senses. In The Nature of Plants, ecologist and nursery owner Craig Huegel demystifies the complex lives of plants and provides listeners with an extensive tour into their workings. Beginning with the importance of light, water, and soil, Huegel ... Read more

    $29.94 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Trees in My Forest

    Narrated by Tom Perkins ...

    Unabridged

    5 hours 48 min

    In a book destined to become a classic, biologist and acclaimed nature writer Bernd Heinrich takes listeners on an eye-opening journey through the hidden life of a forest. A lifetime observer of the natural world shares his vast knowledge and reflections on the trees of the Northeast woodlands and the rhythms of their seasons, from the DNA contained in an apple seed to the great branches beyond ... Read more

    $29.94 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Tree Story

    The History of the World Written in Rings

    Narrated by Coleen Marlo ...

    Unabridged

    7 hours 59 min

    Trouet, a leading tree-ring scientist, takes us out into the field, from remote African villages to radioactive Russian forests, offering readers an insider's look at tree-ring research, a discipline formally known as dendrochronology. Tracing her own professional journey while exploring dendrochronology's history and applications, Trouet describes the basics of how tell-tale tree cores are ... Read more

    $29.94 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    Seaweed Chronicles

    A World at the Water’s Edge

    Narrated by Laural Merlington ...

    Unabridged

    7 hours 20 min

    Glimpse the wonders of a hidden world. An ancient, and vital, part of nature's ecosystem, seaweed is now emerging as an increasingly important source of food in a world faced with diminishing natural resources. In Seaweed Chronicles, acclaimed nature writer Susan Hand Shetterly opens a window into the world of this fascinating organism by providing an elegant, often poetic look at life on the ... Read more

    $37.43 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    Florapedia

    A Brief Compendium of Floral Lore

    by Carol Gracie ...
    Narrated by Coleen Marlo ...

    Unabridged

    4 hours 19 min

    A delightful treasury of botanical facts and fancy Florapedia is an eclectic A-Z compendium of botanical lore. With more than 100 enticing entries-on topics ranging from achlorophyllous plants that use a fungus as an intermediary to obtain nutrients from other plants to zygomorphic flowers that admit only the most select pollinators-this collection is a captivating journey into the realm of botany ... Read more

    $29.94 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Tales of a Shaman's Apprentice

    Narrated by Mark J. Plotkin ...

    Abridged

    2 hours 46 min

    Tales of a Shaman's Apprentice has been called one of the greatest adventure stories ever told.As then-chief ethnobotanist for Conservation International, Mark Plotkin spent almost 15 years tracking the shamans of the northeast Amazon. Their knowledge of healing plants may hold the cure to some of today's most devastating diseases. This audiobook is the thrilling account of his apprenticeship to ... Read more

    $14.96 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Plant Messiah

    Adventures in Search of the World’s Rarest Species

    Narrated by Roy McMillan ...

    Unabridged

    8 hours 3 min

    Penguin Audio presents The Plant Messiah by Carlos Magdalena, read by Roy McMillan.Carlos Magdalena of Kew Gardens is not your average botanical horticulturist. He's a man on a mission to save the world's most endangered plants from ecological destruction and thieves hunting for wealthy collectors. He is a plant messiah.From the planet's tiniest waterlily - the Nymphaea thermarum - to Huarango ... Read more

    $18.93 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Iwígara

    American Indian Ethnobotanical Traditions and Science

    Narrated by Kaipo Schwab ...

    Unabridged

    7 hours 58 min

    Tap into thousands of years of plant knowledge The belief that all life-forms are interconnected and share the same breath-known in the Rarámuri tribe as iwigara-has resulted in a treasury of knowledge about the natural world, passed down for millennia by native cultures. Ethnobotanist Enrique Salmon builds on this concept of connection and highlights eighty plants revered by North America's ... Read more

    $29.94 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Orchard: A Year in England’s Eden

    Narrated by Mike Grady ...

    Unabridged

    7 hours 31 min

    By the Wainwright-Conservation-Prize-winning author of RebirdingSpend a year in an orchard, celebrating its imperilled, overlooked abundance of life.England's ancient orchards, collaborations between people and nature, are sources of hope for the future. Protecting them promises a far richer England for the centuries to come, for wildlife and for us.As the seasons turn, a wealth of animals and ... Read more

    $31.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Super-Charged

    How Outlaws, Hippies, and Scientists Reinvented Marijuana

    by Jim Rendon ...
    Narrated by Michael Hinton ...

    Unabridged

    8 hours 17 min

    Marijuana has been illegal in the United States since 1937. Yet, thanks in large part to a loosely connected underground world of breeders, dealers, and smokers, there are currently more than 2000 varieties available. And since 1996, when California first passed legislation allowing for legalized medical marijuana, the underground has slowly surfaced, pushing what was once a decentralized, lawless ... Read more

    $25.44 AUD or free with audiobook trial