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An Egg Is Quiet
4.24
Beautiful illustrations! I like the way this book is written. The main text is very simple and appropriate for young children, but there is a lot of e...more
May 28, 2009
May 28, 2009
 
Big Green Purse: Use Your Spending Power to Create a Cleaner, Greener World
3.99
I really liked this book. I thought it came from a very practical point of view. I also liked that it gave you ideas on where to start greening up you...more
Dec 09, 2009
Dec 09, 2009
 
Sharing Nature with Children: The Classic Parents' & Teachers' Nature Awareness Guidebook
4.04
Lots of good ideas. I read it for my job as a part-time naturalist. I dog-eared lots of pages that I will use in the future. It's a little hippy, but...more
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Aug 22, 2010
 
Life List: A Woman's Quest for the World's Most Amazing Birds
3.74
Interesting book, but kind of disturbing to read about someone who sacrificed so much of their family life to an obsession.
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Aug 22, 2010
 
National Geographic Complete Birds of North America
4.43
This is NG's answer to Sibley's guide and Sibley's Guide to Bird Life and Behavior. I like the NG's organization better. Sibley's goes by family, NG b...more
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Oct 13, 2008
 
National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Birds: Western Region (National Audubon Society Field Guide)
4.17
The pictures generally only show one plumage and what you see and what was photographed may not necessarily match. Most birders that I have talked to...more
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Oct 13, 2008
 
Big Twitch: One Man, One Continent, a Race Against Time�A True Story about Birdwatching
3.91
Aaah, the geeky bird watcher in me comes out. I really enjoyed this book. I thought this was a fun read, even though I wasn't familiar with most of th...more
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Oct 13, 2008
 
The Sibley Guide to Bird Life & Behavior
4.43
This is a great reference, but it is pretty textbook-y. I think the general chapters at the front are good information, but the family chapters have v...more
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Oct 13, 2008
 
Little Tom Turkey
3.75
The birder in me loves the turkey illustrations in this book. The story is a fairly simple story about growing up, but my 3 year old seemed to enjoy t...more
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Oct 25, 2008
 
A-birding on a bronco
3.00
This is a record of the author's birding observation's over a couple of years In southern California. It is an interesting glimpse into the early year...more
Nov 23, 2011
Jul 27, 2011
 
All the Birds: American Bird Conservancy's Field Guide: A Revolutionary System Based on Feeding Behaviors & Field Recognizable Featur
4.27
The non-traditional organization of this book throws many birders, but I think the illustrations are beautiful and it has a lot of useful information...more
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Oct 13, 2008
 
Kingbird Highway: The Biggest Year in the Life of an Extreme Birder
4.17
I really enjoyed this book. I can't believe he did all the hitchhiking! Crazy! I think non-birders would probably enjoy this as a coming of age story....more
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Oct 13, 2008
 
Field Guide to the Birds of North America
4.31
Still my field guide of choice, well the 3rd edition is, in spite of new editions and Sibley's. This is the book I like to carry around.
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Oct 13, 2008
 
To See Every Bird on Earth: A Father, a Son, and a Lifelong Obsession
3.62
I liked this book, but I felt bad about how dysfunctional his family was as a result of his dad's obsession with birding.
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Oct 13, 2008
 
The Sibley Guide to Birds
4.65
Paintings of multiple plumages make this a great reference, but it is too heavy to carry around in a pack.
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Oct 13, 2008
 
Duck at the Door
3.85
My kids think this if funny. It'd be a cute book to use with a migration lesson plan for small children.
Mar 23, 2009
Dec 11, 2008
 
Identify Yourself: The 50 Most Common Birding Identification Challenges
4.00
I have learned so much from this book. The format is instructive, but very humorous and readable.
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Oct 13, 2008
 
The Big Year: A Tale of Man, Nature, and Fowl Obsession
3.84
This was a fascinating book. Fowl obsession sums it up. It's amazing the lengths birders will go to.
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Oct 13, 2008
 
Good Birders Don't Wear White: 50 Tips From North America's Top Birders
3.63
Instructive and fun.
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Oct 13, 2008
 
GREEN CLEAN: The Environmentally Sound Guide to Cleaning Your Home
3.76
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Dec 09, 2009
 
Coyote's Guide to Connecting with Nature
4.58
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Jun 14, 2011
 
Last Child in the Woods: Saving Our Children from Nature-Deficit Disorder
3.95
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Jul 16, 2011
Jun 14, 2011
 
Of a Feather: A Brief History of American Birding
3.86
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Sep 15, 2010
Apr 19, 2010
 
National Geographic Complete Birds of the World
4.20
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Nov 23, 2011
Aug 01, 2011
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