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This Valentine’s Day, we thought it would be fun for Island Press authors to share the love. We asked a few authors to choose their favorite Island Press book—other than their own, of course—and explain what makes it so special. Check out their...

Have you ever wondered how books are printed? In June, several members of the Island Press team were lucky enough to tour one of our print vendors, Sheridan Books, in Michigan.

There was a weird moment this afternoon when I was writing something and needed to dig out a reference from my book. (I do this a lot. It’s all there, the book has a lot of footnotes.) For a split second I started to follow the usual path on my hard...

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Reposted from the Connecting to Change the World blog with permission. I heard the African proverb again at a retreat held by a team...

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Nancy Anne OlsenApril 19, 1950 - January 15, 2015

Photo Credit: SER Texas A&M Student Association - Bastrop Park Fire Restoration

The Island Press UPS machine, a publicity intern's best friend.


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The first image that will appear in the forthcoming book Ecodesign for Cities and Suburbs, an art package Amy

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Around here, we're all surrounded by giant stacks of books.


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