The Tusk That Did the Damage , Tania James


Published in: itune > Literary,Books,Fiction & Literature,Action & Adventure > environmental sustainability | Published on 11/Nov/2019 08:11

2015-03-10T07:00:00Z
From the critically acclaimed author of Atlas of Unknowns and Aerogrammes, a tour de force set in South India that plumbs the moral complexities of the ivory trade through the eyes of a poacher, a documentary filmmaker, and, in a feat of audacious imagination, an infamous elephant known as the Gravedigger.

Orphaned by poachers as a calf and ...[Read More]



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Island , Aldous Huxley


Published in: itune > Literary,Books,Fiction & Literature,Classics > Environmental protection | Published on 24/Sep/2019 01:34

2010-01-05T08:00:00Z
In his final novel, which he considered his most important, Aldous Huxley transports us to the remote Pacific island of Pala, where an ideal society has flourished for 120 years.

Inevitably, this island of bliss attracts the envy and enmity of the surrounding world. A conspiracy is underway to take over Pala, and events are set in motion when an agent of...[Read More]



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The Gone-Away World , Nick Harkaway


Published in: itune > Literary,Books,Fiction & Literature,Sci-Fi & Fantasy,Science Fiction > Environmental protection | Published on 23/Sep/2019 13:48

2008-09-02T07:00:00Z
A hilarious, action-packed look at the apocalypse that combines a touching tale of friendship, a thrilling war story, and an all out kung-fu infused mission to save the world.
 


Gonzo Lubitch and his best friend have been inseparable since birth. They grew up together, they studied kung-fu together, they rebelled in college together, ...[Read More]



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Into the Forest , Jean Hegland


Published in: itune > Literary,Books,Fiction & Literature > Environmental protection | Published on 10/Sep/2019 05:53

1997-09-02T07:00:00Z
NOW A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE o Set in the near-future, Into the Forest is a powerfully imagined novel that focuses on the relationship between two teenage sisters living alone in their Northern California forest home.

Over 30 miles from the nearest town, and several miles away from their nearest neighbor, Nell and Eva struggle to survive ...[Read More]



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Oryx and Crake , Margaret Atwood


Published in: itune > Literary,Books,Fiction & Literature,Sci-Fi & Fantasy,Science Fiction > Environmental protection | Published on 09/Sep/2019 11:10

2003-05-06T07:00:00Z
From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Handmaid's Tale

Oryx and Crake
is at once an unforgettable love story and a compelling vision of the future. Snowman, known as Jimmy before mankind was overwhelmed by a plague, is struggling to survive in a world where he may be the last human, and mourning t...[Read More]



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Galapagos , Kurt Vonnegut


Published in: itune > Literary,Books,Fiction & Literature,Sci-Fi & Fantasy,Science Fiction > Environmental protection | Published on 08/Sep/2019 04:19

1986-09-01T07:00:00Z
"A madcap genealogical adventure . . . Vonnegut is a postmodern Mark Twain."--The New York Times Book Review

Gal?pagos takes the reader back one million years, to A.D. 1986. A simple vacation cruise suddenly becomes an evolutionary journey. Thanks to an apocalypse, a small group of survivors stranded on the Gal?pagos Isl...[Read More]



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