Posts Tagged ‘Baby Birds: An Artist Looks into the Nest’

There were many great bird-related books published in 2016, including some, I’m sure, that I didn’t even see. So making a list such as this is tricky at best, perhaps even foolish. In fact, I just read the introduction for Scarlet Experiment: Birds and Humans in America, which has me eager to read more. But […]
Here’s the second giveaway in celebration of The Birder’s Library’s 10th anniversary – two books from Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. Baby Birds: An Artist Looks into the Nest is the latest from artist/author Julie Zickefoose. It’s a treat to look at and to read. Peterson Field Guide to Birds of Northern Central America is an excellent […]
Looking for something to get for the bird-lover in your life? You can never go wrong with a good bird book. Here are a few suggestions. Owl: A Year in the Lives of North American Owls by Paul Bannick One look inside this book will tell you why anyone would appreciate it – the photos […]
I missed April, so this Review Roundup will cover both April and May. I’ve still probably overlooked a couple, but here’s a long list of some pretty impressive reviews. The Sibley Field Guide to Birds of Eastern North America, Second edition & The Sibley Field Guide to Birds of Western North America, Second edition 10,000 […]

by Julie Zickefoose

Through art and words, the author follows 17 birds from newly hatched to fledged.

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Baby Birds: An Artist Looks into the Nest by Julie Zickefoose From Houghton Mifflin Harcourt: If you’ve ever wondered what goes on in bird nests, or what happens after a fledgling leaves the nest, come along on Julie’s sensitive exploration of often-uncharted ornithological ground. This beautiful book is as much an art book as it […]
One of my favorite things to do is to look ahead at the bird books set to be published soon (I lead such an exciting life!). 2016 is shaping up to be a great year for them. Check out April 12, in particular (in addition to the three highlighted titles, two others – The Genius […]