Poems about the Natural World by Evan Voboril is a book from the ‘Experiencing Poetry’ collection. It provides sample poetry by famous poets and explains them in poetic terminology.
Wild Horse Country: The History, Myth and Future of the Mustang by David Phillips. The author goes out of his way to discover all the details of their prehistoric introduction and the underlying thought behind dealing with the wild mustang. From explaining the law created after advocates and ranchers protested to the hunters and those who rounded up horses to keep on federal land or sent to slaughter, Phillipps provides the varied points of view that stem from the culture. from the writers who either paint a vivid picture of the mustang or denounce their relevance to researchers who help control population, Phillipps reports on the freedom the horses represented. It is an interesting and sad read, but well worth it to understand the situation.
Always Remember by Cece Meng is a children’s book about a sea turtle who died but had done so much good in the world that every animal it touched remembered what it did. The story is illustrated beautifully by Jago. Wonderful story.
La Confesión [the Confession] by José Manuel del Rio. This Spanish novella deals with one man’s cryptic abduction and a surreal conversation with an unknown person. If you’ve read the Trial by Frank Kafka, you would like this story.