By Claire Mowbray Golding
Photographs by Tom Vezo
Illustrated by James Robins
Formats and Prices
Format:Trade Paperback $14.95 $19.95 CAD
This item is a preorder. Your payment method will be charged immediately, and the product is expected to ship on or around January 15, 2005. This date is subject to change due to shipping delays beyond our control.
This colorful guide introduces beginning birders of all ages to the wonders of the avian world. With profiles of 30 North American birds detailing their color, size, habitat, and calls, you’ll quickly learn to identify the birds in your neighborhood. Additional sections on bird anatomy and behavior, ideas for keeping a bird-watching journal, instructions for building a nesting box, and tips for where to find specific species will have you exploring all the joys of birding in no time.
“…a beautifully illustrated and informative beginners guide to backyard bird watching, appropriate for both school children and adults.” –ForeWord “…an informed and informative book that the entire family can enjoy.” –Bookwatch “Easy to use, loaded with digestible information and full of spectacular photography.” –San Diego Union Tribune“Choiniere…and Golding have put heart and soul into this beautifully conceived and produced guide.” –San Diego Union Tribune“…not only a helpful field guide, but also includes read-aloud fast facts…” –Star Tribune“…a delightful beginner's guide to backyard bird watching.” –Rural Heritage“…lively, easy to understand language…” – Science News“This book is an attractive tool for an adult teaching a child about nature in general and birding in particular.” – Science News
- On Sale
- Jan 15, 2005
- Page Count
- 128 pages