CA-WN Lending Library

CA-WN Lending Library

The late Brian Webster, author of our notes for anyone interested in a small rewilding project, generously bequeathed a large number of books that are now available for members to borrow.

If you have a climate-relevant book that you would like to donate to our CA-WN library please contact the

These books are in our Lending Library at April 2024:



Zero Carbon Britain

Allen, Paul


Avery, Mark

How Bad are Bananas?

Berners-Lee, Mike

There is no Planet B

Berners-Lee, Mike

British Birds

Bewick, Thomas

Full Planet, Empty Plates

Brown, Lester R

Plan B 4.0 Mobilising to Save Civilisation

Brown, Lester R

Silent Spring

Carson, Rachel

Fair Miles: recharting the food miles map

Chi, Kelly Rae

Crow Country

Cocker, Mark

Our Place

Cocker, Mark

The Worm Forgives the Plough

Collis, John Stewart


Dee, Tim

Counter Power: Making Change Happen

Gee, Tim

A Renewable World

Girardet, Herbert

No-nonsense Guide to Climate Change

Godrej, Dinyar

How to Live a Low-Carbon Life

Goodall, Chris

Ten Technologies to Fix Energy and Climate

Goodall, Chris

The Switch

Goodall, Chris

What We Need to do Now for a Zero Carbon Future

Goodall, Chris

Silent Earth: Averting the Insect Apocalypse

Goulson, Dave

The Garden Jungle

Goulson, Dave

Requiem for a Species

Hamilton, Clive

Low Cost Living

Harrison, John

The Carbon Fields

Harvey, Graham

The Book of Trespass

Hayes, Nick

Green and Prosperous Land

Helm, Dieter

Net Zero: How We Stop Causing Climate Change

Helm, Dieter

The Rough Guide to Climate Change

Henson, Robert

Eradicating Ecocide

Higgins, Polly

The Power of Just Doing Stuff

Hopkins, Rob

Green and Pleasant Land

Humphries, Steve

What Has Nature Ever Done for Us?

Juniper, Tony

What Nature Does for Britain

Juniper, Tony

A Species of Eternity

Kastner, Joseph

Real England

Kingsnorth, Paul


Klein, Naomi

Fences and Windows

Klein, Naomi

No Logo

Klein, Naomi

This Changes Everything

Klein, Naomi

Rooted: How Regenerative Farming Can Change the World

Langford, Sarah

Rachel Carson Witness for Nature

Lear, Linda

Homage to Gaia

Lovelock, James

Beechcombings: The Narratives of Trees

Mabey, Richard

The Cabaret of Plants

Mabey, Richard

Rebirding: Restoring Britain's Wildlife

Macdonald, Benedict

Chasing the Ghost: My Search for all the Wild Flowers of Britain

Marren, Peter

Rainbow Dust: Three Centuries of Delight in British Butterflies

Marren, Peter

What Evolution Is

Mayr, Ernst

Say Goodbye to the Cuckoo

McCarthy, Michael

The End of Nature

McKibben, Bill

Bring On the Apocalypse: 6 Arguments for Global Justice

Monbiot, George

Captive State: the Corporate Takeover of Britain

Monbiot, George


Monbiot, George

Heat: How We can Stop the Planet Burning

Monbiot, George

How Did we get Into This Mess?

Monbiot, George

The Age of Consent: A Manifesto for a New World Order

Monbiot, George

The bird of time: The science and politics of nature conservation

Moore, NW

The Accidental Countryside

Moss, Stephen

The New Environmental Age

Nicholson, Max

Back to Nature: How to love life - and save it

Packham, Chris; McCubbin, Megan

The Decline of an English Village

Page, Robin

Stuffed and Starved: The Hidden Battle for the World's Food System

Patel, Raj

The Climate Files: The Battle for Truth about Global Warming

Pearce, Fred

The Last Generation

Pearce, Fred

Slow Food Nation

Petrini, Carlo

Local Food: How to Make it Happen in Your Community

Pinkerton, Tamzin; Hopkins, Rob

Net positive: How Courageous Companies Thrive by Giving More than they Take

Polman, Paul; Winston, Andrew

The History of the Countryside

Rackham, Oliver

The Illustrated History of the Countryside

Rackham, Oliver

Doughnut Economics

Raworth, Kate

The Countryside Explained

Seymour, John

Entangled Life: How fungi make our worlds, change our minds, and shape our futures

Sheldrake, Merlin

The Theft of the Countryside

Shoard, Marion

This Land is Our Land

Shoard, Marion

The Last Oil Shock

Strahan, David


Tree, Isabella

Feeding People is Easy

Tudge, Colin

Good Food for Everyone Forever

Tudge, Colin

Last Animals at the Zoo: How Mass Extinction can be Stopped

Tudge, Colin

Last Animals at the Zoo: How Mass Extinction can be Stopped

Tudge, Colin

The Engineer in the Garden

Tudge, Colin

The Food Connection

Tudge, Colin

The Great Re-think: A 21st Century Renaissance

Tudge, Colin

The Secret Life of Trees: How They Live and Why They Matter

Tudge, Colin

The Memory We Could Be

Voskoboynik, Daniel Macmillen

The Uninhabitable Earth: A Story of the Future

Wallace-Wells, David

A Natural History of the Hedgerow and ditches, dykes and dry stone walls

Wright, John

The Naming of the Shrew: A Curious History of Latin Names

Wright, John