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books to read

A for Adobo (Nelson Agustin) Facebook Page YouTube Interview
A Healthy House: A Practical Guide for Architects, Builders & Homeowners (Paula Baker-Laporte)
Almost Green:How I Built an Eco-Shed, Ditched my SUV, Alienated the In-Laws,and Changed My Life Forever (James Glave)
An Inconvenient Truth: The Planetary Emergency of Global Warming and What We Can Do About It (Al Gore)
Alternatives to Growth: Efficiency Shifting (Conrad Schmidt)
Agricultural Urbanism: Handbook for Building Sustainable Food Systems in 21st Century Cities (HB Lanarc)
Bothered by My Green Conscience: How an SUV Driving, Imported-strawberry-eating... (Franke James)
Blessed Unrest (Paul Hawken)
Censoring Science: Inside the Political Attack on Dr. James Hansen and the Truth of Global Warming (Mark Bowen)
Cleanair.ca: A Citizens Action Guide (Mark Bowen) 
Clean Food: A Guide To Eating Close To The Source (Terry Walters)
Cliimate Cover-up: The Crusade to Deny Climate Change (James Hoggan & Richard Littlemore)
Cradle To Cradle: Remaking The Way We Make Things (William McDonough & Michael Braungart)
David Suzuki’s Green Guide (David R. Boyd, Dr. David Suzuki)
Deep Economy: The Wealth of Communities and the Durable Future (Bill McKibben)
Diary Of A Compost Hotline Operator (Spring Gillard)
Eating Animals (Jonathan Safran Foer) & Eating Animals Excerpt (pgs 45-56)
Earth Democracy: Justice, Sustainability, and Peace (Vandada Shiva)
Ecotopia (Ernest Callenbach)
Eco-City Dimensions: Healthy Communities, Healthy Planet (Mark Roseland)
Ecovillages: A Practical Guide to Sustainable Communities (Jan Martain Bang)
Fatal Harvest: The Tragedy of Industrial Agriculture (Andrew Kimbrell, Editor) & The Fatal Harvest Reader
Field Notes From a Catastrophe: Man, Nature, and Climate Change (Elizabeth Kolbert)
Fields of Plenty: A Farmer's Journey in Search of Real Food & the People Who Grow It (Michael Abelman)
Fight Global Warming Now: The Handbook for Taking Action in Your Community (Bill McKibben)
Food and Fuel: Solutions for the Future (Andrew Heintzman)
Food Inc: A Participant Guide (Editor: Karl Participant Media, Karl Weber
Food Inc: Mendel To Monsanto - The Promises and Perils of the Biotech Harvest (Peter Pringle)
Food Rules (Michael Polan)
Food Security for the Faint of Heart (Robin Wheeler)
Gardening for the Faint of Heart (Robin Wheeler)
Garbage Land: On the Secret Trail of Trash (Elizabeth Royte)
Global Warming for Dummies (Elizabeth May, Zoe Coron)
Good News For a Change:How Everyday People are Helping the Planet (David Suzuki)
Hot, Flat, and Crowded: Why We Need A Green Revolution (Thomas L. Friedman)
In Defence of Food: An Eater's Manifesto (Michael Pollan)
Keeping Our Cool: Canada in a Warming World (Andrew Weaver)
The Legacy: An Elders Legacy For Our Sustainable Future (David Suzuki)
Limits to Growth: The 30 Year Update (Donella Meadows, Dennis Meadows, Jorgen Randers)
Made to Break: Technology & Obsolescence in America (Giles Slade, Harvard University Press)
Organic Manifesto: How Organic Farming Can Heal Our Planet, Feed the World, and Keep Us Safe (Maria Rodale)
Our Ecological Footprint: Reducing Human Impact on the Earth (William E. Rees)
Outgrowing the Earth: Food Security Challenge in an Age of Falling Water Tables & Rising Temperatures (Lester R. Brown)
Plan B 4.0: Mobilizing to Save Civilization (Lester R. Brown)
Plan C: Community Survival Strategies for Peak Oil & Climate Change (Pat Murphy)
Revenge of GAIA: Earth's Climate Crisis & The Fate Of Humanity (James Lovelok)
Stuffed And Starved (Raj Patel)
Tar Sands: Dirty Oil and the Future of a Continent (Andrew Nikiforuk)
The Backyard Beekeeper: An Absolute Beginner's Guide to Keeping Bees in Your Yard and Garden (Kim Flottum)
The Big Picture Reflections on Science, Humanity and a Quickly Changing Planet (David Suzuki)
The Black Swan: The Impact of the Highly Improbable (Nassim N. Taleb)
The Botany of Desire: A Plant's Eye-View of the World (Michael Pollan)
The End of Nature (Bill McKibben)
The Family Dinner: Great Ways To Connect With Your Kids, One Meal At A Time (Laurie David)
The Green Collar Economy: How One Solution Can Fix Our Two Biggest Problems (Van Jones)
The Geography of Hope: A Tour of the World We Need (Chris Turner)
The Heat is On: The Climate Crisis, The Cover-up, The Prescription (Ross Gelbspan)
The Local Food Revolution (Gord Hume)
The Necessary Revolution: How Individuals & Organizations are Working Together to Create a Sustainable World (Peter Senge)
The Omnivore’s Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals (Michael Pollan)
The Soul of a Citizen: Living with Conviction in a Time of Cynicism (Paul Rogat Loeb)
The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference (Malcolm Gladwell)
The Unhealthy Truth: How Our Food Is Making Us Sick (Robyn O'brien, Rachel Kranz)
What's The Worst That Could Happen? A Rational Response to the Climate Change Debate (Greg Craven)
Why Your World is About to Get a Whole Lot Smaller: Oil and the End of Globalization (Jeff Rubin)
Worldchanging: A User's Guide for the 21st Century (Alex Steffan)

 

 

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