Environment Book Genre – What’s the best definition for the environment genre? Books in the environment nonfiction genre are about the habitat in which one lives and the structure and balance that keeps it healthy, alive, or strong. The books in the genre can be about anything from pollution, to global warming, to recycling – anything that impacts the world of nature (the habitat of us all). The environment genre embraces informational books about what’s going wrong and how it’s affecting our habitat to what we can do to bring about positive changes in our habitat and the world overall.

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environment book genre book coverEnvironment Book Genre – Examples

Review this list of popular examples to help you get a better understanding of the environment nonfiction genre.

1. A Walk in the Woods: Rediscovering America on the Appalachian Trail by Bill Bryson

2. Born Free: A Lioness of Two Worlds by Joy Adamson

3. Cadillac Desert: The American West and Its Disappearing Water by Marc Reisner

4. Cod: A Biography of the Fish that Changed the World by Mark Kurlansky

5. Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Succeed by Jared Diamond

6. Cradle to Cradle: Remaking the Way We Make Things by William McDonough

7. Eating Animals by Jonathan Safran Foer

8. Everything I Want To Do Is Illegal: War Stories from the Local Food Front by Joel Salatin

9. Fast Food Nation: The Dark Side of the All-American Meal by Eric Schlosser

10. Field Notes from a Catastrophe: Man, Nature, and Climate Change by Elizabeth Kolbert

11. Hot, Flat, and Crowded: Why We Need a Green Revolution–and How It Can Renew America by Thomas L. Friedman

12. In Defense of Food by Michael Pollan

13. Last Chance to See by Douglas Adams

14. Last Child in the Woods: Saving Our Children from Nature-Deficit Disorder by Richard Louv

15. Nature Writings: The Story of My Boyhood and Youth / My First Summer in the Sierra / The Mountains of California / Stickeen / Essays by John Muir

16. Never Cry Wolf by Farley Mowat

17. Permaculture: A Designers’ Manual by Bill Mollison

18. Refuge: An Unnatural History of Family and Place by Terry Tempest Williams

19. Small Is Beautiful: Economics as if People Mattered by E.F. Schumacher

20. The Botany of Desire: A Plant’s-Eye View of the World by Michael Pollan

21. The Diversity of Life by Edward O. Wilson

22. The Monkey Wrench Gang by Edward Abbey

23. The Sea Around Us by Rachel Carson

24. The World Without Us by Alan Weisman

25. The Worst Hard Time: The Untold Story of Those Who Survived the Great American Dust Bowl by Timothy Egan

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Environment Book Genre – Related Book Genres

* Gardening Book Genre

* Nature Book Genre

* Nutrition Genre

* Travel Genre

* General Nonfiction Book Genre

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