Event box

Nature Book Club

Readers meet to discuss nature related books around a chosen theme. January's theme is Birds and their habitat. Please read a book of your choosing based on this theme (see suggested list below). Some of our library staff will be reading along with you. 

Click link to register.  Zoom login will be emailed prior to the event.  

This virtual program is hosted by staff at Southwest Chatham Library.
For more information, please call 912-927-4079 or email berckmans@liveoakpl.org. 



Suggested Reading:

American Birds: A Literary Companion – Edited by Andrew Rubenfeld and Terry Tempest Williams (2020) 265 pp.

The Big Year: A Tale of Man, Nature, and Fowl Obsession – Mark Obmascik (2004) 268 pp. Audiobook available on Libby - https://libbyapp.com/search/gadd/search/query-The%20Big%20Year/page-1/150999

Bird Brains: The Intelligence of Crows, Raven, Magpies, and Jays – Candace Savage (2018) 136 pp.

The Bird Way: A New Look at How Birds Talk, Work, Play, Parent, and Think – Jennifer Ackerman (2020) 355 pp. Ebook available on Libby - https://libbyapp.com/search/gadd/search/query-The%20Genius%20of%20Birds/page-1/4948134 

The Genius of Birds – Jennifer Ackerman (2016) 340 pp.

Gifts of the Crow: How Perception, Emotion, and Thought Allow Smart Birds to Behave like Humans  – John M. Marzluff and Tony Angell (2012) 225 pp. Audiobook available on Hoopla - https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11372881

The Mind of the Raven – Bernd Heinrich (20) 321 pp. Ebook available on Hoopla - https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11860996

Owls of the Eastern Ice: A Quest to Find and Save the World’s Largest Owl – Jonathan C. Slaght (2020) 348 pp. Audiobook available on Hoopla - https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/13463480

Ravens in Winter – Bernd Heinrich (20) 31 pp.

What it’s Like to Be a Bird: From Flying to Nesting, Eating to Singing – What Birds are Doing, and Why – David Sibley (2020) 203 pp.

The Wisdom of Birds: An Illustrated History of Ornithology – Tim Birkhead (2008) 433 pp.


Saturday, January 29, 2022
12:00PM - 1:00PM
Virtual Library Online
  Book Clubs     Environment     Nature     Virtual Program  

Registration is required. There are 4 seats available.