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14 Best Nature Books of All Time

Our goal: Find the best Nature books according to the internet (not just one random person's opinion).

    Here's what we did:
  1. Type "best nature books" into our search engine and study the top 5+ pages.
  2. Add only the books mentioned 2+ times.
  3. Rank the results neatly for you here! 😊
    (It was a lot of work. But hey! That's why we're here, right?)

(Updated 2023)

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  1. 2


    Henry David Thoreau

  2. 3
  3. 4

    Life of Pi

    Yann Martel

  4. 6

    H Is for Hawk

    Helen Macdonald

  5. 7
  6. 8

    My Side of the Mountain

    Jean Craighead George

  7. 9

    Silent Spring

    Rachel Carson

  8. 10
  9. 14

    The Grassling

    Elizabeth-Jane Burnett


  • How was this Nature books list created?

    We searched for 'best Nature books', found the top 5 articles, took every book mentioned in 2+ articles, and averaged their rankings.

  • How many Nature books are in this list?

    There are 14 books in this list.

  • Why did you create this Nature books list?

    We wanted to gather the most accurate list of Nature books on the internet.

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