9 books about conservation (8-11)

Go wild for these books!

BAFTA-winning television presenter and author Steve Backshall took part in a wild Authors Live event on 12 June 2015 - but you don't have to put yourself in danger to watch, catch up on demand and hear Steve talk about how he combines his passions for wildlife, nature and writing as well as the animal and environmental conservation issues that feature in his books.

Steve's famed for getting up close with some of nature's deadliest creatures, and you can too with this selection of books about conserving and rescuing wild animals.

Tiger Wars by Steve Backshall

1. Tiger Wars

Steve Backshall
Flush cover

3. Flush

Carl Hiaasen
Sky Hawk

4. Sky Hawk

Gill Lewis
Wild Kat McCrumble

5. Wild Kat McCrumble

Margaret Ryan
Whale Boy cover

6. Whale Boy

Nicola Davies
Tarantula Tide cover

7. Tarantula Tide

Sharon Tregenza
The White Giraffe cover

8. The White Giraffe

Lauren St John
The Last Wolf cover

9. The Last Wolf

Michael Murpugo

List created by

Jasmine Fassl
Jasmine Fassl

Jasmine is theĀ Head of Schools Programme at Scottish Book Trust