This is a hub for you to find books related to sustainability, from food to ethical fashion and plastic. It's a great idea to check your library stock, charity shops or second hand book shops before buying new. Enjoy.

General Books on Sustainable Lifestyles

Every Womans Guide to Saving the Planet: Natalie Issacs.

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

Does Living Green Make a Difference? (Where am I now?)

Imperfect Environmentalist: A Practical guide to Clearing your home and saving the earth (Without losing  your mind)- Sara Gilbert

Doughnut Economics- Seven Ways to Think Like a 21st Century Economist: Kate Raworth.

Slow: Simple Living for a Frantic World- Brooke McAlary.

Tools for Slow Living: A Practical Guide to Mindfulness and Coziness- Collective.

Women who run Run With the Wolves: Contacting the Power of The Wild Women- Clarissa Pinkola Estes.

Rise and Resist: Clare Press

Simple Matters: Living with Less and Ending up With More- Erin Boyle.

The Human Planet: How We Create the Anthropocene- Simon Lewis, Mark A. Maslin

The Life Changing Magic of Tidy- Marie Kondo

Wellth: Jacob Wachob

Slow, live life simply: Brooke McAlary

Heat- George Monbiot 

Living Green- Greg Horn

Active Hope- How to Face The Mess We’re in without going crazy- Anna Macy & Chris Johnstone

Weconomy- Craig, Holly Branson, Marc Kielburger

12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos- Jordan B. Peterson

Saving The Earth As A Career: Malcolm Hunter

This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs The Climate- Naomi Klein

Essentialism: The Disciplined Pursuit of Less- Greg McKeown.

Botanical Skin Care: Herbal Academy

How To Save The World: Katie Patrick

There Is No Planet B: Mike Berners-Lee 

 

Plastic/ Waste Free Living Guides:

Low Tox Life: A handbook for a healthy you and happy planet- Alexx Stuart

My Zero- Waste Kitchen: Easy Ways to Eat Waste Free- Kate Turner

How To Live Plastic Free: A day in the life of plastic detox- Luca Bonaccorsi, Marine Conservation Society,

How to Give Up Plastic- A Guide to Changing the world, one plastic bottle at a time. - Will McCallum.

Turning the Tide on Plastic: How Humanity (And You) Can Make Our Globe Clean Again.- Lucy Siegle.

No. More. Plastic. What you can do to make a difference- #2minutesolution- Martin Dorey, Chris Packham

A Life Less Throwaway- Tara Button

Plastic Ocean- Captain Charles Moore

Silo: The Zero Waste Blueprint- Douglas McMaster

 

Food

Kiss The Ground: How the Food You Eat Can Reveerse Climate Change,

 

Heal Your Body & Ultimately Save Our World- Josh Tickell, Terry Tamminen 

 

Cooked- A Natural History of Transformation- Michael Pollan

The Omnivores Dilemma- Michael Pollan

 

Food Rules: An Eaters Manual- Michael Pollan

In Defence of Food: The Myth of Nutrition and the Pleasures of Eating- Michael Pollan. 

 

Land & Sea: Secrets to simple sustainable sensational food: Alexandra Dudley 

 

The Reducetarian Solution: How the Surprisingly Simple Act of Reducing the Amount of Meat in Your Diet Can Transform Your Health and Planet:

 

Brian Katmen, Mark Bittman.

 

Sustainable Food Systems: The Role of the City- Dr Robert Biel PhD.

 

I Quit Sugar, Simplicious Flow- Sarah Wilson.

 

Sustainable Diets: How Ecological Nutrition Can Transform Consumption and the Food System- Palema Laxon Tim Lang.

Less Meat More Veg- Rachel de Thample

 

Much More Veg: Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall

 

Everyday Flexitarian- Recipes for Vegetarians and Meat Lovers Alike- Nettie Cronish.

On Eating Meat- Matthew Evans.

Ethical Fashion:

To Die For: Is Fashion Wearing Out The World? Lucy Siegle

Wardrobe Crisis: How We Went From Sunday Best to Fast Fashion: Clare Press

Clothing Poverty- Andrew Brooks

Conservation:

The Extinction Market: Wildlife Trafficking and How to Counter It- Vanda Felbab Brown 

Poached: Inside the Dark World of Wildlife Trafficking- Rachel Love Nuwer

Humane Gardener: Nurturing a Backyard Habitat for WIldlife- Nancy Lawson 

What has Nature Ever Done for Us? How Money Really really does grow on trees?- Tony Juniper.

The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History- Elizatbeth Kolbert.

Seeds of Hope: Jane Goodall 

A Sting in the Tale: Dave Goulson.

Feral- George Monbiot

The Reef- A Passionate History- Iain McCalman

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