Robin Wall Kimmerer$35.00 $32.20
Far and away the best book Idlewild book buyer and manager Natasha read in 2020. This book weaves together contemporary botanical science, ancient Indigenous wisdom, all through author Kimmerer's beautiful personal experiences in nature. You'll never look at pecans, ponds, or wildflowers the same way.
Clarice Lispector$17.95 $16.51
Idlewild store manager's personal favorite Lispector, this brief novella is a gorgeous work of literature and excellent introduction to the Brazilian writer. This edition comes in a beautifully designed and tactile hardcover edition.
Sara Clemence$20.00 $18.40
Filled with calm watercolor illustrations, this is the perfect book to inspire you to be more present on your next trip.
Sue Lowell Gallion$18.95 $17.43
Sure it's published for children, but any globe-trekker will appreciate this cheerfully illustrated board book shaped like a globe that can open into a sphere!
The School of Life$14.99 $13.79
If this winter offers a brief pause before we book future travels, this is the perfect book to read during that pause, to reset intentions when one travels and consider the why of it.
Fun bits of trivia and good reminders for planning your next trip!
Lush watercolor illustrations of the wild, volcanic Icelandic landscape.
Brandon Stanton$29.99 $27.59
Connect with your neighbors from indoors! The inimitable Instagram in hand-dandy book format!
E. B. White$16.95 $15.59
THE essay about our fair city in a charming small hardcover.
A perennial Idlewild favorite - this charming book fits in your palm, has gorgeous gold edges and nostalgic Parisian ephemera and drawings throughout.