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Wild Ones Book Reviews From the Wild Ones Journal

Reading a book.

Over the years, the Wild Ones Journal (and its predecessor The Outside Story) have reviewed many excellent books related to native plants and natural landscaping. Just in case you missed some of those reviews, we're making them available online here on our web site.

Mariette Nowak

Birdscaping in the Midwest
By Mariette Nowak
Review by Peter H. Raven

Douglas W. Tallamy

Bringing Nature Home:
How Native Plants Sustain
Wildllife in Our Gardens

By Douglas W. Tallamy
Review by Janet Allen

Sara Stein

Noah's Garden
Restoring the Ecology
of Our Own Back Yards
By Sara Stein

Be sure to check these reviews too: The Private Life of Plants, by Sir David Attenborough. Last Child in the Woods: Saving Our Children From Nature-Deficit Disorder, by Richard Louv.

Lots of other book reviews will be coming soon: The Natural Areas Association Compendium of Exotic Species. Invading Weeds – A Growing Threat to Wisconsin's Biological Diversity, Betty Czarapata. Invasive Plants – Weeds of the Global Garden, Janet Marinelli, Editor. Grow Wild, Lorraine Johnson. Pods, Jane Embertson. Easy Lawns: Low Maintenance Native Grasses for Gardeners Everywhere, Stevie Daniels, Editor. Prairie Director of North America – The United States and Canada, Charlotte Adelman & Bernard L. Schwartz. And many more.