Online Store

Books

Coastal Corners of Cape Cod

by Gilbert Newton, photos by Chris Dumas

Join author Gil Newton as he guides us around the corners of Cape Cod’s beaches, marshes and dunes.  Discover and learn about the plants and animals that all play important ecological rolls in the dynamic world of the sea.  Mr. Newton takes you on a fascinating journey of our coastal environment and its diversity, where adventure awaits for explorers of our coastal shoreline.

Paperback, 58 pages.  $12.00 + S&H

Proceeds from the sale of this book go to Barnstable Land Trust

button-purchase

Discovering the Cape Cod Shoreline

by Gilbert Newton, photos by Chris Dumas

Join the author, Gil Newton, in the exploration of a Cape Cod seashore. Discover the fascinating diversity of life at the edge of the sea with the help of color photos by Chris Dumas.

Paperback, 44 pages. $10.00 + S&H

Proceeds from the sale of this book go to Barnstable Land Trust.

The Ecology of a Cape Cod Salt Marsh

by Gilbert Newton, photos by Chris Dumas

Join author Gil Newton in the exploration of a Cape Cod salt marsh…a wondrous place to visit. Flora and fauna create intricate and beautiful systems of life. Mr Newton uses his favorite salt marsh, Croker Neck in his hometown of Cotuit, to illustrate his lessons… with the help of the color photos by Chris Dumas.

Paperback, 42 pages. $12.00 + S&H

Proceeds from the sale of this book go to the Barnstable Land Trust.

Seaweeds of Cape Cod Shores: A Field Guide

by Gilbert Newton, illustrations by Nancy Minnigerode

This handy field guide fits in your glove compartment – ready to use for identifying many of the common algae that wash up on Cape Cod shores. Gil Newton, noted local environmentalist and educator, joins forces with illustrator Nancy Minnigerode in providing the quintessential seaweed field guide for beach walkers and students of nature.

Paperback, 35 pages. $7.00 + S&H

The Little House at Sandy Neck

by Edward Otis Handy, Jr. (2008)

This is a history and nature book about an exquisite seven-mile strip of land on Cape Cod known as Sandy Neck. The author’s love for Barnstable Harbor and Sandy Neck is genetic, derived from his ancestors who came to Cape Cod in the 1600s.

Paperback, 212 pages. $25.00 + S&H

Why Do Bluebirds Hate Me?

More answers to common and not-so-common questions about birds and birding

by Mike O’Connor (2013)

Mike O’Connor knows that if you’re even slightly interested in identifying birds or attracting them to your backyard with a feeder, then you’ve also had your share of strange and silly questions about birds and their sometimes inexplicable behavior.

Paperback, 185 pages.  $12.95 + S&H

Woodpeckers-coverWhy Don’t Woodpeckers Get Headaches?

And Other Bird Questions You Know You Want to Ask

by Mike O’Connor (2007)

Since opening the Bird Watcher’s General Store in 1983, Mike O’Connor has answered thousands of questions about birds. Finally, it occurred to O’Connor that if he answered these questions in print, he might be able to live in peace. Here, then, are the answers to all those questions that have been keeping you up at night.

Paperback, 212 pages. $14.95 + S&H

 

DVDs

DVD-CotuitVillage-FrontCover-171Cotuit Village Through the Years

by Paul Rifkin (2014)

Cotuit Village Through the Years is an entertaining and informative video about Cotuit’s past and present.

DVD Video.  Running Time: 22 minutes.  $20.00 + S&H

Cape Cod – Reflections of Beauty

Video by Diane Kovanda

Cape Cod – Reflections of Beauty captures the natural splendor of the Cape. It is a peaceful, relaxing journey through some of Cape Cod’s Special places – beaches, harbors, forests and lakes, sanctuaries of the soul. Enjoy this scenic experience which includes whales, seals, cranberry bogs and historic windmills set to original acoustic music composed by Michael Zampi.

This DVD can be a “live postcard” gift for friends and family, or a unique memento of your visit to beautiful Cape Cod.

DVD Video. Running Time: 55 minutes. $10.00 + S&H