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Bishop, Nic 1955-

Overview
Works: 113 works in 236 publications in 6 languages and 43,324 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Pictorial works  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Photographer, Other
Classifications: QL737.C23, 595.44
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Publications about Nic Bishop
Publications by Nic Bishop
Most widely held works by Nic Bishop
Frogs by Nic Bishop( Book )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in English and held by 3,941 libraries worldwide
Nic Bishop's photographs show all different kinds of frogs, big ones, very tiny ones, frogs with beautiful colors of skin, and one frog you can see inside of
Butterflies and moths by Nic Bishop( Book )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 3,517 libraries worldwide
Simple, engaging text presents both basic information and fun, quirky facts about the insects' appearance, habits, and life cycle
Quest for the tree kangaroo : an expedition to the cloud forest of New Guinea by Sy Montgomery( Book )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 3,395 libraries worldwide
Text and photographs portray the work of scientist Lisa Dabek and her team as they travel to Papua New Guinea to study a type of kangaroo that lives in trees. Suggested level: intermediate, secondary
Marsupials by Nic Bishop( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 3,342 libraries worldwide
Such animals as quolls and pademelons live on the continent of Australia, along with kangaroos, koalas, and many other marsupials. Bishop introduces the beauty and diversity of these amazing animals
Saving the ghost of the mountain : an expedition among snow leopards in Mongolia by Sy Montgomery( Book )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 2,953 libraries worldwide
A pale, spotted, almost cloud-like coat makes the snow leopard uncannily invisible in its rocky mountain habitat. Author Sy Montgomery and photographer Nic Bishop accompany conservationist Tom McCarthy and his team as they travel to Mongolia's Altai Mountains to gather data about snow leopard populations in an attempt to save this endangered species
Spiders by Nic Bishop( Book )
11 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 2,781 libraries worldwide
Text and photographs introduce readers to different types of spiders and their behavior
Red-eyed tree frog by Joy Cowley( Book )
9 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 2,412 libraries worldwide
Describes how the tree frog spends the night searching for food while also being careful not to become dinner for some other animal in the rain forest of Central America
The tarantula scientist by Sy Montgomery( Book )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 2,207 libraries worldwide
Describes the research that Samuel Marshall and his students are doing on tarantulas, including the largest spider on earth, the Goliath birdeating tarantula
Lizards by Nic Bishop( Book )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 2,057 libraries worldwide
Text and photographs introduce readers to different types of lizards, their characteristics and behaviour. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Kakapo rescue : saving the world's strangest parrot by Sy Montgomery( Book )
5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,908 libraries worldwide
Follows the scientists and volunteers of the Kakapo Recovery Team as they work to restore the kakapo population on Codfish Island, a remote island off the southern coast of New Zealand. Suggested level: primary, intermediate, secondary
Chameleon chameleon by Joy Cowley( Book )
7 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,885 libraries worldwide
Danger lurks everywhere as the ever-cautious chameleon braves strange-looking geckos and poisionous scorpions in search of a new home. But the journey's end brings him a meal and a new friend too. Suggested level: junior, primary
The snake scientist by Sy Montgomery( Book )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 1,681 libraries worldwide
Discusses the work of Bob Mason and his efforts to study and protect snakes, particularly red-sided garter snakes
Snakes by Nic Bishop( Book )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,501 libraries worldwide
Text and photographs introduce readers to different types of snakes, their characteristics and behaviour and why some snakes are poisonous. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
The secrets of animal flight by Nic Bishop( Book )
3 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 1,412 libraries worldwide
In text and photographs, presents birds, insects, bats, and other flying animals
Digging for bird-dinosaurs : an expedition to Madagascar by Nic Bishop( Book )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 1,394 libraries worldwide
The story of Cathy Forster's experiences as a member of a team of paleontologists who went on an expedition to the island of Madagascar in 1998 to search for fossil birds
Chasing cheetahs : the race to save Africa's fastest cats by Sy Montgomery( Book )
6 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,095 libraries worldwide
Describes the cheetah's essential role in the ecosystem and the ways in which Namibia's Cheetah Conservation Fund is promoting cohabitation between cheetahs and farmers
The tapir scientist by Sy Montgomery( Book )
4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,094 libraries worldwide
Describes the research that Patricia Medici and her team are doing on researching tapir in Brazil
Forest explorer : a life-size field guide by Nic Bishop( Book )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and Korean and held by 1,043 libraries worldwide
Depicts in detail several different deciduous forest habitats, with field notes about the insects and animals shown, as well as tips on how to explore a real forest
Looking for life in the universe : the search for extraterrestrial intelligence by Ellen Jackson( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 921 libraries worldwide
Investigates how scientists, particularly Jill Tarter, Director of the SETI Institute in Mountain View, California, use twenty-first century technology to investigate whether life exists on other planets
Backyard detective : critters up close by Nic Bishop( Book )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and French and held by 887 libraries worldwide
Describes a variety of animals and insects that can be found close to home and offers tips on how to observe them
 
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Alternative Names
ビショップ, ニック
Languages
English (87)
French (1)
Japanese (1)
Arabic (1)
Spanish (1)
Korean (1)
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