Wild About Minnesota Birds Wild About Minnesota Birds

Wild About Minnesota Birds

#9781591930525. Wild About Minnesota Birds: A Youth's Guide to the Birds of Minnesota by Adele Porter. Kids are naturally curious, and Wild About Minnesota Birds can help satisfy that curiosity while fostering a love of nature. The vivid photographs and convenient format will have wildlife fans of all ages flipping through the book with each sighting. In the backyard, at a city park or on a road trip, you'll reach for Wild About Minnesota Birds again and again. Kid-friendly layout with vivid photographs and illustrations. Easy-to-identify field marks with helpful notes. Minnesota-specific facts and records. Gross Factors, Unsolved Mysteries, Habitat Cafe and much more. 200 pages. 7-1/2" x 10". Softcover. $17.95

Fascinating Loons: Amazing Images and Behaviors Fascinating Loons: Amazing Images and Behaviors

 

 

Fascinating Loons: Amazing Images and Behaviors

#9781591931324. By Stan Tekiela. Stan Tekiela has studied and photographed Common Loons for years, and this resulting collection of images and information reveals some surprising observations which he shares through outstanding photos and text. As usual, you'll find just the right amount of information presented in an easy-to-absorb format-- supported with the incredible photography you've come to expect. 144 pages, 9" x 7-1/2", softcover. $14.95

Honk The Moose Honk The Moose

 

 

 

Honk The Moose

#1930650361. By Phil Strong. “A delightful tale based on a true story... When Waino and Ivar find a moose in their father's stable, the critter looked so sad they couldn't bear to shoot him. The final solution to this unique situation is as heartwarming as it is entertaining. This is a delightful tale based on a true story from Biwabik, Minnesota, and replete with historical information about life for Finnish immigrant children in Minnesota. When it was originally published, Honk: The Moose won distinction as a Newbery Honors Book in 1936. It went on to win the Lewis Carol Shelf Award in 1970, and was listed in Cattermole's 100 Best Children's Books of the 20th Century... Phil Strong's Honk: The Moose (wonderfully illustrated by Kurt Wiese) is once again introduced to a whole new generation of appreciative children.” - Midwest Book Review. Phil Strong was the author of State Fair, which went on to become a smash hit broadway musical by Rogers & Hammerstein. He died in 1957. Age Range: 9 to 12. 80 pages. $18.95

Lily the Bear's Big Event Lily the Bear's Big Event

 

 

 

Lily the Bear's Big Event

#lillybear. Written and illustrated by Cindy Terry. In the north woods of Minnesota, a live streaming webcam was set up just outside Lily the bear's winter den. Over 70,000 people watch a never before seen in the wild event, as Lily gives birth to her first cub. In this delightful, yet educational story, two friends join Lily in her den and stay with her to witness this "big event". All ages will enjoy this story about a real "hibernating" black bear. The vivid illustrations help tell the story just as the author witnessed it. The unique experience of it being watched on the internet, lends to great learning opportunities on the webpage the reader is directed to. Especially good for ages 4-10, for use in elementary schools, or for mothers to read to their children. $12.95