Book library

We have the following books available to loan. Please use the contact page  if you’d like to borrow one.

  • Active Hope. How to face the mess we’re in without going crazy – Joanna Macy and Chris Johnstone

  • Affluenza. The all consuming epidemic. – John De Graaf, David Wann & Thomas Naylor

  • Blessed Unrest. How the largest movement in the world came into being – Paul Hawken

  • Bring on the Apocalypse – George Monbiot

  • Captive State. The corporate takeover of Britain – George Monbiot

  • Changeology. How to enable groups, communities and societies to do things they’ve never done before – Les Robinson

  • Coming Back to Life. The updated guide to The Work That Reconnects – Joanna Macy and Molly Brown

  • Do good lives have to cost the earth? – Andrew Simms and Joe Smith

  • Don’t Even Think About It. Why our brains are wired to ignore climate change – George Marshall

  • Don’t think of an elephant! Know your values and frame the debate – George Lakoff

  • Go Mad! 365 ways to save the planet – The Ecologist

  • Field Notes from a Catastrophe. A frontline report on climate change – Elizabeth Kolbert

  • Flatpack Democracy. A DIY guide to creating independent politics – Peter Macfadyen

  • Green Economics – Molly Scott Cato

  • How Bad are Bananas? The Carbon Footprint of Everything – Tim Berners-Lee

  • Inspiring Change Bristol – James Russell

  • Last child in the woods. Saving our children from nature deficit disorder – Richard Louv

  • Merchants of Doubt: How a handful of scientists obscured the truth on issues from tobacco smoke to global warming – Oreskes and Conway

  • No Logo – Naomi Klein

  • Sacred Economics: Money, gift and society in the age of transition – Charles Eisenstein

  • Soils – William Dubbin

  • The Climate Change Playbook: 22 Systems Thinking Games for More Effective Communication about Climate Change – Meadows, Sweeney and Mehers

  • The Death of Nature. Women, ecology and the scientific Revolution – Carolyn Merchant

  • The Falling Sky: Words of a Yanomami Shaman – Kopenawa and Albert

  • The Hempcrete Book. Signing and building with hemp-lime – William Stanwix and Alex Sparrow

  • The More Beautiful World Our Hearts Know Is Possible – Charles Eisenstein

  • The Permaculture City. Regenerative design of urban, suburban and town resilience – Toby Hemenway

  • The Permaculture Garden – Graham Bell

  • The Politics of Social Ecology. Libertarian municipalism – Janet Biehl

  • The Revenge of Gaia – James Lovelock

  • The Shock of the Antrhropocene – Bonneuil and Fressoz

  • The Systems View of Life. A unifying vision – Fritjof Capra and Pier Luigi Luisi

  • The ZEDbook – Bill Dunster, Craig Simmons and Bobby Gilbert

  • This Changes Everything. Capitalism vs the climate. – Naomi Klein

  • Vital Signs. Psychological responses to ecological crisis – Mary-Jayne Rust and Nick Totton

  • Warmer Bath. A guide to improving the energy efficiency of traditional homes in the city of Bath. – Bath Preservation Trust and Centre for Sustainable Energy