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The Secret Wisdom of Nature by Peter Wohlleben
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really liked it
bookshelves: animals, nature, science, nonfiction

To be honest, I liked this book, but I didn't love it as much as I loved The Hidden Life of Trees.

This is a smorgasbord of a book about the wiseness of nature. Peter Wohlleben takes on wolves and ants and bark beetles and forest fires and deciduous vs. evergreen trees and climate change and species diversity...whew. There is a lot of great thoughts here. But it lacked focus and felt like a bit of a ramble to me. I couldn't decide---three stars or four? I finally settled on four, even though, in my heart, I felt like three would be more accurate.
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Reading Progress

October 24, 2019 – Started Reading
October 24, 2019 – Shelved
October 29, 2019 – Shelved as: animals
October 29, 2019 – Shelved as: nature
October 29, 2019 – Shelved as: science
October 29, 2019 – Shelved as: nonfiction
October 29, 2019 – Finished Reading

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