Mushroom Book and CD Reviews

Stack of Mushroom BooksThere have been a lot of great mushrooms identification books written over the years. The following reviews are for a few our favorites. Those who have been hunting mushrooms for any length of time quickly learn that owning one or even two identification books just isn't enough. Our focus on this site is to review books that cover mushrooms found in the geographical ares of East and Middle Tennessee.

Mushroom Identification Books Reviews:

Mushrooms of West Virginia and the Central Appalachians, William Roody

Mushrooms and Other Fungi of North America, Roger Phillips

Mushrooms of the Southeastern United States, Alan E. Bessette, et al.

North American Boletes, Alan E. Bessette, et al.

Macrofungi Associated with Oak Trees of North America, Binion, et al.

Milk Mushrooms of North America: A Field Identification Guide to the Genus Lactarius, Alan E. Bessette, et. al.

Ascomycete Fungi of North America: A Mushroom Reference Guide, Michael Beug

Amanitas of North America, Britt Bunyard and Jay Justice (Video review)

CD Reviews

Mushroom World CD, Steve Roberts; Review by David Rose, Fungi Magazine

...and more reviews coming soon!