13 Best Nature Writing & Essays

List Updated February 2020

Bestselling Nature Writing & Essays in 2020


Best American Science and Nature Writing 2017 (The Best American Series ®)

Best American Science and Nature Writing 2017 (The Best American Series ®)
BESTSELLER NO. 1 in 2020

Best American Science and Nature Writing 2016 (The Best American Series ®)

Best American Science and Nature Writing 2016 (The Best American Series ®)
BESTSELLER NO. 2 in 2020

John Muir : Nature Writings: The Story of My Boyhood and Youth; My First Summer in the Sierra; The Mountains of California; Stickeen; Essays (Library of America)

John Muir : Nature Writings: The Story of My Boyhood and Youth; My First Summer in the Sierra; The Mountains of California; Stickeen; Essays (Library of America)
BESTSELLER NO. 3 in 2020
  • Library of America

The Norton Book of Nature Writing (College Edition)

The Norton Book of Nature Writing (College Edition)
BESTSELLER NO. 4 in 2020

The Hidden Life of Trees: What They Feel, How They Communicate?Discoveries from A Secret World

The Hidden Life of Trees: What They Feel, How They Communicate?Discoveries from A Secret World
BESTSELLER NO. 5 in 2020

The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2015 (The Best American Series ®)

The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2015 (The Best American Series ®)
BESTSELLER NO. 6 in 2020

Nature (Penguin Great Ideas)

Nature (Penguin Great Ideas)
BESTSELLER NO. 7 in 2020

The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2014 (The Best American Series ®)

The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2014 (The Best American Series ®)
BESTSELLER NO. 8 in 2020

Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge and the Teachings of Plants

Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge and the Teachings of Plants
BESTSELLER NO. 9 in 2020
  • Braiding Sweetgrass

A Walk in the Woods: Rediscovering America on the Appalachian Trail

A Walk in the Woods: Rediscovering America on the Appalachian Trail
BESTSELLER NO. 10 in 2020
  • Anchor

The Art of Loading Brush: New Agrarian Writings

The Art of Loading Brush: New Agrarian Writings
BESTSELLER NO. 11 in 2020

The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2013 (The Best American Series ®)

The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2013 (The Best American Series ®)
BESTSELLER NO. 12 in 2020

A Sand County Almanac (Outdoor Essays & Reflections)

A Sand County Almanac (Outdoor Essays & Reflections)
BESTSELLER NO. 13 in 2020
  • Adventure Narrative
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  • Aldo Leopold
  • Sand County Almanac