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Bishop, Nic 1955-

Overview
Works: 120 works in 230 publications in 1 language and 41,823 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Picture books  Pictorial works 
Roles: Illustrator, Photographer
Classifications: QL737.C23, 595.44
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Nic Bishop
Publications by Nic Bishop
Most widely held works by Nic Bishop
Frogs by Nic Bishop( Book )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 3,536 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
Quest for the tree kangaroo : an expedition to the cloud forest of New Guinea by Sy Montgomery( Book )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 3,456 libraries worldwide
Follow a group of explorers and scientists as they travel to Papua New Guinea to find a type of kangaroo that lives in trees
Marsupials by Nic Bishop( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 3,281 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
Butterflies and moths by Nic Bishop( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 3,028 libraries worldwide
Simple, engaging text presents both basic information and fun, quirky facts about the insects' appearance, habits, and life cycle
Saving the ghost of the mountain : an expedition among snow leopards in Mongolia by Sy Montgomery( Book )
6 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 2,887 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 )
10 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 2,668 libraries worldwide
Text and photographs introduce readers to different types of spiders and their behavior
Red-eyed tree frog by Joy Cowley( Book )
8 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 2,420 libraries worldwide
This frog found in the rain forest of Central America spends the night searching for food while also being careful not to become dinner for some other animal
The tarantula scientist by Sy Montgomery( Book )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 2,341 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 )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 1,900 libraries worldwide
"With breathtaking full-page images, including a double-gatefold spread, Sibert-Honor photographer Nic Bishop introduces the beauty and diversity of lizards.The simple, engaging text presents both basic information and fun, quirky facts about the appearance, habits, and life cycle of these amazing reptiles."--Amazon.com
Kakapo rescue : saving the world's strangest parrot by Sy Montgomery( Book )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,838 libraries worldwide
On remote Codfish Island off the southern coast of New Zealand live the last 91 kakapo parrots on earth. Originally this bird numbered in the millions before humans brought predators to the islands. Now on the isolated island refuge, a team of scientists is trying to restore the kakapo population
Chameleon, chameleon by Joy Cowley( Book )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,817 libraries worldwide
Experience close-up the many moods (and colors) of chameleons. One brave chameleon ventures from the safety of his tree in search of a new home. On his journey, he meets other rain forest animals, not all of them friendly! Alas, the new tree he chooses is already home to another chameleon. She dons her aggressive coloring until she's sure that the visitor is friend, not foe. Then they welcome each other with brilliant, happy colors. Incredible photographs and simple text perfect for young children is rounded out with informative backmatter on one of the planet's most captivating creatures
The snake scientist by Sy Montgomery( Book )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 1,707 libraries worldwide
Discusses the work of Bob Mason and his efforts to study and protect snakes, particularly red-sided garter snakes
Digging for bird-dinosaurs : an expedition to Madagascar by Nic Bishop( Book )
10 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 1,489 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
The secrets of animal flight by Nic Bishop( Book )
4 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 1,460 libraries worldwide
In text and photographs, presents birds, insects, bats, and other flying animals
Snakes by Nic Bishop( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1,363 libraries worldwide
Introduces snakes and provides information on their physical characteristics, how they hunt, and why some snakes are poisonous
Forest explorer : a life-size field guide by Nic Bishop( Book )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,042 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 994 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
The tapir scientist by Sy Montgomery( Book )
4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 959 libraries worldwide
This title in the Scientists in the Field series introduces young readers to one of the weirdest and most fascinating animals on the planet and recounts the extraordinary work of the dedicated scientists trying to save them. Full color
Backyard detective : critters up close by Nic Bishop( Book )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 896 libraries worldwide
Describes a variety of animals and insects that can be found close to home and offers tips on how to observe them
Chasing cheetahs : the race to save Africa's fastest cats by Sy Montgomery( Book )
3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 657 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
 
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ビショップ, ニック
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English (80)
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