Books published by New Society Publishers

Solar Water Heating--Revised & Expanded Edition

New Society Publishers | July 1, 2010 | 256 pages
A complete array of solar water heating solutions.  More Info

Green Home Building

New Society Publishers | September 9, 2014 | 384 pages
Build a truly green home for the same total net cost as the conventional alternative  More Info

Home Sweet Zero Energy Home

New Society Publishers | January 3, 2012 | 208 pages
This practical guidebook to zero energy homes focuses on real costs and savings, exploring such topics as site selection and passive design, heating and cooling, and financial resources and incentives. Original.  More Info

The Homeowner's Guide to Renewable Energy

New Society Publishers | July 5, 2011 | 352 pages
Presents information on how to improve a home's energy efficiency and switch to renewable energy resourses to provide electricity, hot water, heat, and cooling for a home.  More Info
$16.95

Spit That Out!

New Society Publishers | September 13, 2016 | 176 pages
Asbestos in crayons and lead paint on toy cars?! Eco-chic mom Paige Wolf helps overloaded parents navigate today s toxic world"  More Info

Creating a Life Together

New Society Publishers | January 1, 2003 | 272 pages
An intentional community is a group of people who have chosen to live or work together in pursuit of a common ideal or vision. An ecovillage is a village-scale intentional community that intends to create, ecological, social, economic, and spiritual sustainability over several generations. The 90s... More Info

Soil Sisters

New Society Publishers | January 26, 2016 | 256 pages
The first practical, hands-on guide for female farmers  More Info

Permaculture for the Rest of Us

New Society Publishers | October 13, 2015 | 192 pages
Adventures on the road to real-world self-sufficiency  More Info

Magnifeco: Your Head-To-Toe Guide to Ethical Fashion and Non-Toxic Beauty

New Society Publishers | August 1, 2015 | 240 pages
Non-toxic beauty products and eco-fashion to help you be magnifeco!  More Info

Resilient Agriculture

New Society Publishers | May 5, 2015 | 288 pages
Creating agile, sustainable foodsheds to feed a warming world  More Info

Uprooting Racism

New Society Publishers | September 27, 2011 | 352 pages
Challenges mainstream opinions about the decline of racism, outlining a framework for understanding institutional racism while explaining how white activists can intervene in interpersonal and organizational situations to minimize discrimination against marginalized members of society. Original.  More Info

The Joy of Missing Out

New Society Publishers | January 16, 2015 | 208 pages
Drawing on historical data, typewritten letters, chapter challenges and personal accounts, a timely resource helps readers find balance in a wired world by inviting them to explore a new way of living and rethink their relationships with the technology in their lives. Original. 10,000 first... More Info

Common Threads

New Society Publishers | November 11, 2014 | 288 pages
A guide to creating community-based art installations using green waste, invasive species and natural materials  More Info

Coming Back to Life

New Society Publishers | November 1, 2014 | 352 pages
Deepening global crises surround us. We are beset by climate change, fracking, tar sands extraction, and pipelines traversing pristine land, to say nothing of Fukushima, the worst nuclear disaster in history. Many of us feel called to respond to these threats to life on our planet, but we are... More Info
$29.95

Eat Your Greens

New Society Publishers | October 14, 2014 | 352 pages
Turn over a new leaf with these nutritional powerhouses for your kitchen garden  More Info

The High School Years

New Society Publishers | July 25, 2017 | 227 pages
Offers teaching strategies and activities to foster critical thinking about environmental issues for students in grades nine to twelve.  More Info
$29.95

Teaching Green -- The Elementary Years

New Society Publishers | May 1, 2005 | 256 pages
A complete resource for teaching green to young people from kindergarten through grade five.  More Info

Educating for Action

New Society Publishers | September 9, 2014 | 240 pages
An inspiring instructional handbook for transforming idealism into social change  More Info

The Emergent Agriculture

New Society Publishers | October 1, 2014 | 192 pages
Local, diverse and resilient – the new culture of food  More Info

Why I Walk

New Society Publishers | September 9, 2014 | 144 pages
Save money, live better, walk more!  More Info

Seeing Red

New Society Publishers | July 8, 2014 | 128 pages
A unique, proven approach to anger management for elementary and middle-school aged children  More Info

Reclaiming the Commons for the Common Good

New Society Publishers | May 13, 2014 | 240 pages
An engaging and intimate journey of personal and political discovery.  More Info

Think Like a Commoner

New Society Publishers | March 4, 2014 | 192 pages
A new world based on fairness, participation, accountability is closer than you think…if you learn to think like a commoner  More Info

The Market Gardener

New Society Publishers | March 4, 2014 | 224 pages
Grow better not bigger with proven low-tech, human-scale, biointensive farming methods  More Info