There are so many great books out there to get you started. The following list are some of my personal favourites

All the following by Tom Brown Jr.:

The Tracker the story of Tom Brown Jr.

The Search 

The Vision

The Quest

The Journey

Grandfather - i recommend this first.

Awakening Spirits

The Way of The Scout

The Science and Art of Tracking

Case Files of the Tracker

Tom Brown’s Field Guide to: Nature and Survival for Children Tom Brown’s Field Guide to: Wild Edible & Medicinal Plants

Wilderness Survival

Nature Observation & Tracking

City and Suburban Survival

Living With The Earth 

The Forgotten Wilderness


Books by other authors:

The Essential Wild Food Survival Guide by Linda Runyon

Homestead Memories by Linda Runyon

Promote Food Certainty - Plant ID Walks by Linda Runyon   

Coyote's Guide to Connecting with Nature: For Kids of all Ages and their Mentors by Jon Young, Ellen Haas and Evan McGown

The Education of Little Tree by Forrest Carter

Last Child In The Woods by Richard Louv

The Nature Principle by Richard Louv

The Man Who Planted Trees by Jean Giono

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