Sunday, June 17, 2012

10 green ebooks for Father's Day!

Happy Father's Day! If you haven't bought your father anything yet and you're looking for a last-minute idea that can be delivered in 60 seconds, and your dad has an e-reader or tablet we have an idea for you, or actually 10 ideas!

Following our tradition of
ten recommendations on green ebooks, we have prepared a list is including ebooks on a varied list of green topics, which we think will suit different types of dads. We hope your dad is one of them and that you will find this list helpful!

The links of these ebooks are to and I apologize in advance to all the Nook, iPad, Kobo and Sony Reader owners, although a Kindle app can make it a good fit for some of the other options (iPad for example), or if you see something you like, just go and buy it in your own e-reader bookstore.

You can find all the lists published so far on our recommended green ebooks webpage (see examples at the bottom of this post).

Without further ado, here's tour list of 10 recommended green e-books for Father's Day:

1. The Good Food Revolution: Growing Healthy Food, People, and Communities by Will Allen - Gotham Books (May 10, 2012)

2. Off the Grid: Inside the Movement for More Space, Less Government, and True Independence in Modern America by Nick Rosen - Penguin (July 27, 2010)

3. Into Thick Air: Biking to the Bellybutton of Six Continents by Jim Malusa - Sierra Club Books (July 1, 2010)

4. The Bucolic Plague: How Two Manhattanites Became Gentlemen Farmers: An Unconventional Memoir (P.S.) by Josh Kilmer-Purcell - Harper Collins, Inc. (June 1, 2010)

5. Making Transit Fun!: How to Entice Motorists from Their Cars (and onto their feet, a bike, or bus) by Darrin Nordahl - Island Press (13 April 2012)

6. Confessions of a Radical Industrialist: Profits, People, Purpose--Doing Business by Respecting the Earth by Robin White and Ray Anderson - St. Martin's Press (April 1, 2010)

7. A Chicken in Every Yard: The Urban Farm Store's Guide to Chicken Keeping by Robert Litt - Ten Speed Press (22 Mar 2011)

8. Sippewissett: Or, Life on a Salt Marsh by Tim Traver - Chelsea Green Publishing (December 12, 2011)

9. Reinventing Fire: Bold Business Solutions for the New Energy Era by Amory Lovins - Chelsea Green Publishing (September 26, 2011)

10. Local Dollars, Local Sense: How to Shift Your Money from Wall Street to Main Street and Achieve Real Prosperity by Michael H. Shuman - Chelsea Green Publishing (February 28, 2012)

More recommended green ebooks lists:

Best ebooks for green entrepreneurs

Best green marketing ebooks

Best green business ebooks

Happy Father's Day!

Raz @ Eco-Libris

Eco-Libris: Planting trees for your books!