Stokes Beginner's Guide to Dragonflies


By Jackie Sones

By Lillian Q. Stokes

By Donald Stokes

By Blair Nikula

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A pocket-size, brilliantly colorful, simple-to-use guide to dragonflies, containing dozens of full-color photographs that enable readers of all ages to identify the most common species; range maps; tips on attracting dragonflies, information on habitat needs, life cycle, food preferences; and much more.

On Sale
Apr 29, 2002
Page Count
160 pages

Jackie Sones

About the Author

Donald and Lilian Stokes are widely recognized as America’s foremost authorities on birds and nature. They are the hosts of the PBS series BirdWatch with Don and Lilian Stokes. Their books include the bestselling Stokes Field Guide to Birds (Eastern and Western editions).&nbsp

Blair Nikula has been studying and photographing dragonflies for the past decade. Jackie Sones is a naturalist with the Massachusetts Audobon Society. For ten years, she has been teaching people about dragonflies. Together, they coedit the dragonfly newsletter Ode News.&nbsp

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Lillian Q. Stokes

About the Author

Lillian Stokes and her husband Donald are widely recognized as America's foremost authorities on birds and nature. Their books include the bestselling Stokes Field Guide to the Birds of North America, the Stokes Field Guide to Birds, the Stokes Beginner's Guide to Birds, the Stokes Nature Guides, and the Stokes Backyard Nature Books. Lillian lives in New Hampshire. 


Matthew A. Young is is the President and Founder of the Finch Research Network (FiRN). For ten years he was a Regional Editor of the Kingbird, the state ornithological journal in New York, was an Adjunct Professor in Environmental Studies at SUNY-Cortland, and currently teaches Intro to Birding and Nature Observation classes for Cornell University and is the Board Chair at The Wetland Trust. He lives in New York.

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