Books Landmarks by Robert Macfarlane Paperback, 434 pages, Penguin Group USA, List Price: $18 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleLandmarksAuthorRobert Macfarlane Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon Independent Booksellers NPR Summary Explores the linguistic and literary terrain of the British Isles through place-names and biographical essays on nature writers. Genres: Nonfiction Science & Health Also by Robert Macfarlane The Wild Places Underland Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about Landmarks Review Book Reviews Pack Your Bags And Your Books For 6 Literary Journeys With Nancy Pearl January 29, 2019 The latest stack of books from our go-to librarian will transport you to Newfoundland, New Orleans, Sierra Leone, Malaysia, Massachusetts, and the British Isles. Pack Your Bags And Your Books For 6 Literary Journeys With Nancy Pearl Listen · 7:08 7:08 Toggle more options Download Embed Embed <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/687759369/689587341" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player"> Transcript NPR Books NPR's Book Concierge: Our Guide To 2016's Great Reads December 6, 2016 The Book Concierge is back and bigger than ever! Explore more than 300 standout titles picked by NPR staff and critics. Book News & Features The Workings Of Nature: Naturalist Writing And Making Sense Of The World August 2, 2016 Humans have always been curious about the natural world; nature provides enough order to soothe and enough wildness to escape. We've got a roundup of great nature writing from all over the world.