Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Secrets of the Loon” as Want to Read:
Secrets of the Loon
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Secrets of the Loon

by
4.75  ·  Rating details ·  4 ratings  ·  2 reviews
Below white pines, at water’s edge,

in guarded nest of mud and sedge,

squeezed inside an olive egg,

beak meets wing meets folded leg.


With these few words, the scene is set for the hatching of Moon Loon. During her first summer with her parents and brother in the northland, Moon Loon has a lot to learn. Mom and Dad teach essential lessons, like how to catch and eat fish, how
...more
Hardcover, 32 pages
Expected publication: March 31st 2020 by Minnesota Historical Society Press
More Details... Edit Details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Secrets of the Loon, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Secrets of the Loon

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

Showing 1-5
Average rating 4.75  · 
Rating details
 ·  4 ratings  ·  2 reviews


More filters
 | 
Sort order
Start your review of Secrets of the Loon
Jena
Jan 12, 2020 rated it it was amazing
This book is a wonderful blend of poetry and nonfiction information. It's an enchanting look at loons and their life through the eyes of a newly born loon. Beautifully done!
Buffy
Jan 08, 2020 rated it it was amazing
Charming language, magnificent photos of loons--what's not to love?
Duane
rated it really liked it
Dec 26, 2019
Jordyn
rated it it was amazing
Feb 18, 2020
Jennifer
marked it as to-read
Feb 03, 2020
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
Laura Purdie Salas is the author of more than 130 books for kids and teens, including WATER CAN BE... (Millbrook, 2014), A LEAF CAN BE... (Millbrook, 2012), and BOOKSPEAK! POEMS ABOUT BOOKS (Clarion, 2011). She loves to introduce kids to poetry and help them find poems they can relate to, no matter what their age, mood, and personality.

Laura is a thinker, a cupcake and brownie addict, and an
...more