Never Home Alone is a book about the natural history of where we live. It covers everything from microbes to millipedes, camel crickets, and honeybees. The author Rob Dunn provides an in-depth look at all of these creatures and how they interact with our environment. This book is a great read for anyone interested in learning more about the wildlife that surrounds us everyday.
For who is this book for ?
This book is for anyone who wants to learn more about the natural history of where they live. It provides a comprehensive look at all of the creatures that inhabit our environment, from microbes to millipedes.
- never a dull moment
- educational and interesting
- full of fascinating facts
- There is a lot of information crammed into a small space
- It can be difficult to follow at times
- Some of the topics may be too scientific for some readers
Learn more about the author
Rob Dunn is a biologist and writer. He teaches at North Carolina State University, where he also conducts research on insects, amphibians, and spiders. Rob Dunn has written extensively about science for magazines such as Discover and Scientific American.
“This book is simply amazing! Not only does Dunn cover a broad range of topics, but he does so in an incredibly engaging way. I couldn’t put it down!”
“Never Home Alone is an impressively comprehensive survey of the wild inhabitants of our homes and gardens. Rob Dunn provides engaging accounts of everything from bacteria to millipedes, spiders and honeybees, revealing how these creatures affect our daily lives in often surprising ways.”
“This book is a must-read for anyone who wants to know more about the creatures that share our homes and neighborhoods. Rob Dunn provides engaging, accurate, and up-to-date information on everything from microbes to millipedes.”
“A fascinating and exhaustive tour of the natural history of our immediate surroundings.”