Robert Macfarlane is a British nature writer and literary critic.

Educated at Nottingham High School, Pembroke College, Cambridge and Magdalen College, Oxford, he is currently a Fellow of Emmanuel College, Cambridge, and teaches in the Faculty of English at Cambridge.

Books in order of publication:

  • Mountains of the Mind: A History of a Fascination. London and New York: Granta Books and Pantheon Books. 2003.
  • The Wild Places. London and New York: Granta Books and Penguin Books. 2007.
  • Original Copy. Oxford: Oxford University Press. 2007.
  • The Old Ways: A Journey on Foot. London and New York: Penguin Hamish Hamilton and Viking. 2012.
  • Holloway. London: Faber & Faber. 2013.
  • Landmarks. London and New York: Penguin Hamish Hamilton and Viking. 2015.
  • The Gifts of Reading. London: Penguin UK. 2016.
  • The Lost Words. Hamish Hamilton. 2017.
  • Underland: A Deep Time Journey. Hamish Hamilton. 2 May 2019.
  • Ness. London: Penguin UK. 11 July 2019.