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Father’s Day Sale!

Father’s Day is this Sunday — and now is a great time to order some fine reading material for the fathers in your life. All books are 25% off as part of this special Father’s Day sale. Dad is sure to appreciate one of these books from among our best sellers! Here are some book suggestions for seven different kinds of fathers, and all of them are on sale until Father’s Day (June 17th):

The Builder

The Natural Building Companion: A Comprehensive Guide to Integrative Design and Construction

Integrating holistic design and permaculture principles, this fully illustrated volume informs professionals making the transition from conventional building, homeowners embarking on their own construction, and green builders who want comprehensive guidance on natural building options. Includes an instructional DVD.

The Executive

2052: A Global Forecast for the Next Forty Years

Commemorating the fortieth anniversary of The Limits to Growth, 2052 asks, what will happen to humanity over the next forty years? Jorgen Randers, a renowned analyst of global trends, asked dozens of leading experts to weigh in with their best predictions on how our economies, natural resources, climate, political divisions, psyches, and more will take shape in the coming decades.

Local Dollars, Local Sense: How to Shift Your Money from Wall Street to Main Street and Achieve Real Prosperity

Local economy pioneer Michael Shuman shows investors how to put their money into building local businesses and resilient regional economies—and profit in the process.

The Activist

Occupy World Street: A Global Roadmap for Radical Economic and Political Reform

A sweeping vision of how to reform our global economic and political structures, break away from empire, and build a world of self-determining sovereign states that respect the need for ecological sustainability and uphold human rights.

The Transition Companion: Making Your Community More Resilient in Uncertain Times

The Transition Companion tells inspiring tales of communities working for a future where local economies are valued and nurtured; where lower energy use is seen as a benefit; and where enterprise, creativity, and the building of resilience have become cornerstones of a new economy.

The Naturalist

A Sanctuary of Trees

As author Gene Logsdon puts it, “We are all tree huggers.” But not just for sentimental or even environmental reasons. Humans have always depended on trees for our food, shelter, livelihood, and safety. In his latest book, Logsdon tells the story of his own life as one deeply intertwined with the woods.

The Cook

The Art of Fermentation: An In-Depth Exploration of Essential Concepts and Processes from Around the World

The most comprehensive guide to do-it-yourself home fermentation ever published. Sandor Katz presents concepts and processes in ways that are simple enough to guide a reader through their first experience making sauerkraut or yogurt, and in-depth enough to provide greater insight for experienced practitioners.

Cheese and Culture: A History of Cheese And Its Place in Western Civilization

A fascinating look at the 9,000-year history of cheese, the ways in which it has shaped civilization, and what it can tell us about the future of food.

The Feminist

The New Feminist Agenda: Defining the Next Revolution for Women, Work, and Family

Dads could be important allies in the next feminist revolution, if Madeleine Kunin is leading the charge. Her new book proclaims the next battlefield in the fight for equal rights is where it all started: the family.

Learn How to Connect with Chelsea Green Authors Near You

Each year, we partner with dozens of organizations to bring our authors closer to you and your community. With our website redesign, it’s now easier than ever to find out where your favorite authors are going to be and when. Head to the “Events” tab to explore these new features and tools: Filter events using […] Read More..

We’re hiring! Join our team as Assistant Manager of Trade Sales

Chelsea Green Publishing, an independent publisher of books on sustainability based in Vermont, is seeking an Assistant Manager of Trade Sales to coordinate all facets of our trade sales program, including oversight of commission reps, trade and library promotions, managing our unique consignment program, and presenting new titles to national accounts. This position is a […] Read More..

New Look, New Tools, New Ways to Connect with Chelsea Green

Welcome to the new, redesigned digital home of Chelsea Green Publishing! Over the years you have asked for better ways to connect with our authors, to share information with friends and family, and to buy books from us. We listened to your feedback and integrated your wishes with a fresh design that allows you to […] Read More..

May Roundup: News, Views & Stuff You Can Use

The latest news and opinions from Chelsea Green and our authors, as well as tips and techniques about how you can bring our books to life in your kitchen, backyard, or community, and special sales, promotions and new releases. Permaculture Advice For Beginners. Hint: Start Small Interested in applying a permaculture approach to your land, […] Read More..

Permaculture Special: 30% off ALL Permaculture Books

Want a great garden? Take a page out of Nature’s book and you’ll find growing food is easier than you ever imagined. Just add a permaculture twist to your garden or homestead and you can spend less effort, improve the health of your soil, and enjoy a bountiful harvest. Permaculture Sale: 30% Off until May 25th […] Read More..