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Backyard Birds of Winter

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Here is the perfect introduction to wintertime bird-watching for beginners. Featuring over forty commonly seen birds of North America, this beautiful handbook includes a full-color life-size portrait of each bird, plus descriptions of physical features, food preferences, and ranges. "A valuable selection."--School Library Journal.
Hardcover, 48 pages
Published October 1st 1994 by HarperCollins Publishers
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The second book I've read by Lerner, and it won't be my last. I love how thorough, but at the same time easy to read & understand, this book is. Clear & lovely pictures that vividly show what the beginning birdwatcher in the USA will see, with text and maps to help enhance understandings of each bird and family. Tight focus, as the cover promises, on common feeder birds - not a full guide that includes waterfowl or birds of prey or birds more common in summer or smaller regions. Also inc ...more
On our way to a program at the library, my five-year-old son started asking me about birds. So, when we got to the library, I checked out this book.

The illustrations are beautifully done and make recognition easy, and the text was just the right length and information for a young reader/listener.
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