Read some of these titles about flora and fauna this World Wildlife Day. This year’s theme is “Forests and Livelihoods: Sustaining People and Planet.” For a unique look at wildlife, try reading The Hidden Life of Trees by a former forester, Peter Wohlleben or one of these other titles.

Ackerman, Jennifer. The Bird Way.

Kavanagh, James Daniel. The Nature of Texas.

MacDonald, Helen. Vesper Flights.

Montgomery, Sy. How to Be a Good Creature: A Memoir in Thirteen Animals.

Nezhukumatathil, Aimee. World of Wonders: In Praise of Fireflies, Whale Sharks, and Other Astonishments.

Preston, Richard. The Wild Trees: A Story of Passion and Daring.

Slaght, Jonathan. Owls of the Eastern Ice.

Tallamy, Douglas. Nature’s Best Hope.

Weston, Christopher. Animals on the Edge.

Wohlleben, Peter. The Hidden Life of Trees.

Wohlleben, Peter. The Secret Wisdom of Nature: Trees, Animals, and the Extraordinary Balance.