Essays

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Teaching a Stone to Talk Expeditions and Encounters, Annie Dillard

Teaching a Stone to Talk

by Annie Dillard

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In this dazzling collection, Annie Dillard explores the world over, from the Arctic to th...

Unabridged: 5 hr 2 min
Narrator: Randye Kaye
Published: 06/21/2016
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Earth Keeper Reflections on the American Land, N. Scott Momaday

Earth Keeper

by N. Scott Momaday

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“Earth Keeper is a prayer for continuity in these days of uncertainty. I cannot tel...

Unabridged: 51 min
Narrator: N. Scott Momaday
Published: 11/03/2020
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Virga & Bone Essays from Dry Places, Craig Childs

Virga & Bone

by Craig Childs

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From the author of The Secret Knowledge of Water and Atlas of a Lost World comes a deeply...

Unabridged: 3 hr 7 min
Narrator: Rick Adamson
Published: 04/28/2020
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Wild Life in a Southern County, Richard Jeffries

Wild Life in a Southern County

by Richard Jeffries

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Richard Jefferies remains one of the most thoughtful and most lyrical writers on the Engl...

Unabridged: 32 min
Going Public in Shorts
Narrator: Simon Vance
Published: 12/10/2013
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The Wild Remedy How Nature Mends Us - A Diary, Emma Mitchell

The Wild Remedy

by Emma Mitchell

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Emma Mitchell has suffered with depression-or as she calls it, 'the grey slug'-for twenty...

Unabridged: 4 hr 20 min
Narrator: Emma Mitchell
Published: 11/17/2020
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The Outermost House A Year of Life on the Great Beach of Cape Cod, Henry Beston

The Outermost House

by Henry Beston

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The Outermost House is a classic of American nature literature.In 1926, Henry Beston spen...

Unabridged: 4 hr 44 min
Narrator: Brett Barry
Published: 05/25/2007
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Autumnal Tints, Henry David Thoreau

Autumnal Tints

by Henry David Thoreau

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From the purple grasses of August, to the yellow elms of October, to the scarlet oak leav...

Unabridged: 1 hr 11 min
Narrator: Brett Barry
Published: 09/01/2008
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Afloat & Afoot Two Classic Catskills Essays plus commentary, John Burroughs

Afloat & Afoot

by John Burroughs

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Afloat & Afoot is a celebration of John Burroughs, a Catskills native famous for his...

Unabridged: 2 hr 27 min
Narrator: Brett Barry
Published: 06/01/2015
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Where the Trout Are All as Long as Your Leg, John Gierach

Where the Trout Are All as Long a...

by John Gierach

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Brilliant, witty, perceptive essays about fly-fishing, the natural world, and life in gen...

Unabridged: 1 hr 32 min
Narrator: David Colacci
Published: 11/16/2021
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Strange Company, Jean Ryan

Strange Company

by Jean Ryan

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In Strange Company, a delightful collection of short essays, Jean Ryan brings us clo...

Unabridged: 1 hr 53 min
Narrator: Nikiya Palombi
Published: 03/24/2017
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Crossing Open Ground, Barry Lopez

Crossing Open Ground

by Barry Lopez

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Crossing Open Ground is a collection of essays by nature writer Barry Lopez. It's food fo...

Abridged: 2 hr 39 min
Narrator: Barry Lopez
Published: 03/01/2007