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Bring on the Birds

Susan Stockdale

Recommended:Parents Choice Awards (Spring) (2008-Up) -Nonfiction (2011)
Finalist:Cybils -Nonfiction Picture Book (2011)
Brightly colored, richly textured illustrations and an energetic rhyming text introduce young readers to birds and their unique qualities.

Birds come in all sorts of interesting shapes, sizes, and colors--and many of them can do amazing things as well. From the Blue-footed Booby to the Red-billed Oxpecker, the breadth of bird life depicted in this stunning book will captivate young ornithologists.

Susan Stockdale's bold colors and crisp, clean lines capture the reader's attention and introduce us to a remarkable world filled with distinctive creatures. An afterword identifies each animal and tells a little bit about it and where it lives

Book Details

  • Publisher: Peachtree Publishers
  • Publish Date: Feb 1st, 2011
  • Pages: 32
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 9.40in - 10.60in - 0.50in - 0.92lb
  • EAN: 9781561455607
  • Recommended age: 03-07
  • Categories: Animals - BirdsPoetry - GeneralScience & Nature - Zoology

About the Author

Susan Stockdale began her art career as a textile designer for the apparel industry, providing her an opportunity to express her love of pattern and color. Today, pattern and color remain central to her work as the author and illustrator of critically acclaimed picture books that celebrate nature. Her books have won a variety of awards including the ALSC Notable Children's Book, NCTE Notable Children's Books in the Language Arts, NSTA Outstanding Science Trade Books for Students K-12, and the Bank Street College of Education Best Children's Books of the Year. Susan lives in Maryland with her husband and is a popular speaker at schools and conferences.