Scott Russell Sanders

 

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  1. The Engineer of Beasts
    After decades of abuse transforms the world into a toxic wasteland, people flee into the safety of a global network of domed cities. Within these safe, orderly spaces, the only animals allowed are machines in the new world’s... Learn More
    Published: 1st September 2019
    Paperback | £11.99
  2. Meeting Trees

    Meeting Trees

    Written by Scott Russell Sanders, Illustrated by Robert Hynes

    Indiana University Press

    By capturing the delicate details of bark, branches, and leaves, Meeting Trees enchants readers with the beauty of the natural world, showing them how they can get acquainted with some of nature's most majestic creations: trees.... Learn More
    Published: 11th July 2018
    Hardback | £12.99
  3. Crawdad Creek

    Crawdad Creek

    Written by Scott Russell Sanders, Illustrated by Robert Hynes

    Indiana University Press

    Watch whirligig beetles and water striders skate across the water, follow animal tracks along the bank, and count the turtles sunning themselves on moss-covered logs. There's a wild and beautiful world waiting to be discovered... Learn More
    Published: 11th July 2018
    Hardback | £12.99
  4. Stone Country, New Edition

    Stone Country, New Edition

    Then and Now

    Written by Scott Russell Sanders, Photographs by Jeffrey A. Wolin

    Indiana University Press

    Quarrying, cutting, and carving limestone has provided work for thousands of people in Indiana for nearly two centuries. Along highways and backroads, the brawny machinery these workers use to finesse the stone, the humpbacked... Learn More
    Published: 23rd January 2017
    Paperback | £34.00
  5. Dancing in Dreamtime

    Dancing in Dreamtime

    By Scott Russell Sanders

    Indiana University Press

    At a time when humankind faces unprecedented, global-scale challenges from climate change, loss of biodiversity, dwindling vital resources, and widespread wars, this collection of planetary tales will strike a poignant chord with... Learn More
    Published: 8th August 2016
    Paperback | £13.99
  6. Earth Works
    In the hands of award-winning writer Scott Russell Sanders, the essay becomes an inquisitive and revelatory form of art. In 30 of his finest essays—nine never before collected—Sanders examines his Midwestern background, his... Learn More
    Published: 1st February 2012
    Hardback | £60.00
    Paperback | £20.99
  7. Speak to the Earth

    Speak to the Earth

    Pages from a Farmwife's Journal

    Written by Rachel Peden, Foreword by Scott Russell Sanders, Drawings by Sidonie Coryn

    Indiana University Press

    A farmwife for 45 years, Rachel Peden believed that the family farm's best crop is a "harvest of the spirit." In Speak to the Earth, she looks at life—domestic and wild, human and critter—through the eyes of someone who witnesses... Learn More
    Published: 7th November 2011
    Paperback | £16.99
  8. An American Hometown
    They lived "green" out of necessity—walking to work, repairing everything from worn shoes to wristwatches, recycling milk bottles and packing containers. Music was largely heard live and most residential streets had shade trees.... Learn More
    Published: 17th November 2009
    Paperback | £20.99
  9. A Conservationist Manifesto
    As an antidote to the destructive culture of consumption dominating American life today, Scott Russell Sanders calls for a culture of conservation that allows us to savor and preserve the world, instead of devouring it. How might... Learn More
    Published: 20th March 2009
    Paperback | £19.99
  10. Bad Man Ballad
    The time is 1813, during America’s last war with England; the place is the Ohio Valley, the thickly wooded, hilly, creek-carved highway of western settlement. Wolves still howl at midnight on village greens. Each log cabin is... Learn More
    Published: 6th April 2004
    Paperback | £11.99
  11. Writing from the Center

    Writing from the Center

    By Scott Russell Sanders

    Indiana University Press

    Winner Great Lakes Book Award, 1996... essays of substance and beauty... they belong beside the work of Annie Dillard, Samuel Pickering, and Wendell Berry." —Library JournalHis essays are so good one is tempted to stand up and... Learn More
    Published: 22nd July 1997
    Paperback | £16.99
  12. Terrarium

    Terrarium

    By Scott Russell Sanders

    Indiana University Press

    With round-the-clock drugs, games, and eros parlors to entertain them and virtual weather to sustain them, humans live inside a global network of domed cities known collectively as the Enclosure. Having poisoned the biosphere,... Learn More
    Published: 22nd January 1996
    Paperback | £11.99
  13. Penrod

    Penrod

    Written by Booth Tarkington, Illustrated by Gordon Grant, Introduced by Scott Russell Sanders

    Series Library of Indiana Classics

    Indiana University Press

    Penrod’s escapades have delighted generations of readers. The stories in this Indiana classic will captivate still another generation of young readers and awaken nostalgia in many an adult.... Learn More
    Published: 22nd September 1985
    Paperback | £17.99