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Bird guide of North America : the best birding book for kids from National Geographic's bird experts

Author: Jonathan K Alderfer; National Geographic Society (U.S.),
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, [2013]
Series: National Geographic kids.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school   Archival Material : EnglishView all editions and formats
Profiles one hundred bird species from coast to coast, offers information about topics ranging from bird calls to behaviors, and provides complementary sidebars, range maps, and instructions for building birdhouses and bird feeders.

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Genre/Form: Pictorial works
Field guides
Juvenile works
Identification Juvenile literature
Pictorial works Juvenile literature
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school
Document Type: Book, Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Jonathan K Alderfer; National Geographic Society (U.S.),
ISBN: 9781426310942 1426310943 9781426310959 1426310951
OCLC Number: 796761547
Awards: NSTA outstanding science trade book for students K-12, 2014
Target Audience: Ages 8-12.; Middle School.
Description: 176 pages : color illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Contents: Eastern backyard birds --
Eastern backyard habitat --
Ruby-throated hummingbird --
Blue jay --
American robin --
Northern cardinal --
Eastern backyard mini-profiles--
Western backyard birds --
Western backyard habitat --
Anna's hummingbird --
Acorn woodpecker --
Western scrub-jay --
Northern mockingbird --
Western backyard mini-profiles --
City streets and parks --
City streets and parks habitat --
Peregrine falcon --
Rock pigeon --
European starling --
House sparrow --
City streets and parks mini-profiles --
Farms and fields --
Farms and fields habitat --
Great horned owl --
American crow --
Barn swallow --
Eastern bluebird --
Farms and fields mini-profiles --
Beach and bay --
Beach and bay habitat --
Brown pelican --
Osprey --
Herring gull --
Black skimmer --
Beach and bay mini-profiles --
Southern swamp and bayou --
Southern swamp and bayou habitat --
Snowy egret --
Anhinga --
Barred owl --
Wood duck --
Southern swamp and bayou mini-profiles --
River and marsh --
River and marsh habitat --
Great blue heron --
Bald eagle --
Belted kingfisher --
Red-winged blackbird --
River and marsh mini-profiles --
Prairie and plains --
Prairie and plains habitat --
Red-tailed hawk --
Western kingbird --
Black-billed magpie --
Western meadowlark --
Prairie and plains mini-profiles --
Deserts --
Deserts habitat --
Harris's hawk --
greater roadrunner --
Elf owl --
Cactus wren --
Deserts mini-profiles --
Western mountains --
Western mountains habitat --
Golden eagle --
Steller's jay --
Mountain bluebird --
Western tanager --
Western mountains mini-profiles --
Rock star birds --
Rock star birds of North America --
International rock star birds --
How to build a bird feeder --
How to make a birdbath --
How to build a bird nest --
How to draw a bird --
6 things you can do to help birds.
Series Title: National Geographic kids.
Other Titles: National Geographic kids bird guide of North America
Responsibility: by Jonathan Alderfer.


Featuring 100 species of birds from coast to coast this colourful guide helps kids identify and understand birds. The National Geographic Kids Bird Guide of North America will be both accessible and  Read more...


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