Climate Change


Berners-Lee- The Burning Question

Paul Hawken- Drawdown: The Most Comprehensive Plan Ever Proposed to Reverse Global Warming

Naomi Klein- This Changes Everything, On Fire: The Burning Case for a Green New Deal


George Monbiot:

-How did we get into this Mess?

-Don't Even Think About It



Charles Eisenstein- Climate: A New Story

Deep-Ecology, Indigenous Wisdom, Contemporary Animism


Joanna Macy:

-Active Hope

-Coming back to Life

-Mutual Causality in Buddhism and General Systems Theory

-World as Lover: World as Self

Bill Devall- Deep Ecology: Living as if Nature Mattered

Braiding Sweetgrass- Robin Wall Kimmerer

David Loy- EcoDharma

Arne Naess- Ecology of Wisdom

Bill Plotkin:


-Nature and the Human Soul

-Wild Mind

- The Journey of Soul Initiation

George Sessions- Deep Ecology for the 21st Century

John Seed- Thinking like a Mountain: Towards a Council of all Beings

David Abram- Becoming Animal: An Earthly Cosmology

Food, agriculture and land-use


Rachel Carson- Silent Spring


Pamela Mason- Sustainable Diets


Herve-Gruyer- Miraculous Abundance


Masanobu Fukuoka- The One-Straw Revolution

Gabe Brown (ted talk and books)

Inspiration and Transformational Change


Rob Greenfield-


Aldo Leopold- The Sand County Almanac (and all his work…)


Charles Eisenstein- The More Beautiful World Our Hearts Know is Possible


Theodore Roszak- Ecopsychology: Restoring the Earth/Healing the Mind


Henry David-Thoreau- Walden

Let My People Go Surfing: The Education of a Reluctant Businessman- Yvon Chouinard

Gary Snyder (all of his work…)

Rutger Bregman- Utopia for Realists: And How We Can Get There

Johann Hari- Lost Connections


Peck, M. Scott- The Road Less Travelled


Fischer, Louis- The Life of Mahatma Gandhi

John Lane (a series of beautiful books to inspire simple living)

Pickett and Wilkinson- The Spirit Level: Why Equality is Better for Everyone




Wild Food UK- Foraging Pocket Book


Roger Philips- Mushrooms


Richard Mabey- Food for Free


Politics and Economics 


Mark Boyle:


- Drinking Molotov Cocktails with Gandhi

-The Moneyless Manifesto

-The Way Home


Charles Eisenstein- Sacred Economics

Andrew Dobson- Green Political Thought


Monbiot- Out of the Wreckage

Kate Raworth- Doughnut Economics


F. Schumacher- Small is Beautiful


Noam Chomsky (all of his work…)




Ray Mears- Essential Bushcraft

Dave Canterbury-

-Bushcraft 101: A Field Guide to the Art of Wilderness Survival

-Advanced Bushcraft: An Expert Field Guide to the Art of Wilderness Survival

Tristan Gooley (Books on natural navigation)

Meditation and Spirituality


Thich Nhat Hanh (many wonderful books and talks on meditation, compassion and love)


Herman Hesse- Siddhartha


Lao Tzu- Tao Te Ching


Daniel Quinn- Ishmael

Jack Kornfield:

-The Path with Heart

-The Wise Heart

-After the Ecstasy, the Laundry

Alan Watts (loads of amazing books and talks available, mostly on Contemporary Zen Buddhism)


Joanna Macy (all of her work on spiritual activism and active hope)


The DhammaPada


Gibran, Kahlil- The Prophet


Suzuki, Shunryu- Zen Mind, Beginners Mind

The Mountains and Water Sutra- Shohaku Okumura

Osho (loads of books and talks available)


The Bhagavad Gita


Bodhi, Bhikkhu- In the Buddha’s Words



Extinction Rebellion (their website has loads of resources available)

Carbon Calculator-

Joe Rogan Podcast (many amazing conversations to choose from)

A selection of some resources I recommend for information and inspiration...