Puzzles, Mysteries, and Reviews

Tuesday, February 19th, 2013

  • You have your own well-thumbed guide to the national parks (hopefully America's National Parks For Dummies or National Parks With Kids), but what about something for your kids to read as you travel across the National Park System?

    National Geographic attempts to cover that base with its [i][b]Kids National Parks Guide USA: The Most Amazing Sights, Scenes, And Cool Ac

Friday, February 15th, 2013

  • Cooking delicious camp food can be a challenge, but it's a requisite if you're going to be surrounded by happy campers at the end of the day.

Sunday, February 10th, 2013

  • Nature's patterns can be stark and amusing, stunning, and noble. And when you look at them in black and white, devoid of color, they actually seem stronger, more pronounced. That's the effect of David Gulden's grand new book on African wildlife, a book that captures your eye and starts you dreaming about a photographic safari.

Friday, February 8th, 2013

  • What better way to explore nature than through the eyes of one of its residents? That's what Amy Griffin Ouchley thought when she sat down to write Swamper, Letters From A Louisiana Swamp Rabbit.

    Swamper, of course, is a fictitious creature. But Ms.

Wednesday, January 30th, 2013

  • If there aren't already enough choices to make when it comes to deciding where to go in the U.S. National Park System, along comes National Geographic with its Guide to the National Parks of Canada. It's akin to rolling out the pastry cart once you've already settled on the Crème brûlée.

    Where do you begin?

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