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Birds, Nests and Eggs (Take-Along Guide) | Mel Boring


A fun, informative take-along guide that will help children identify 15 birds. Kid will also learn how and where birds build their homes and all about their young. Plus the guide features activities that are fun and easy to do. There’s also a seven-page scrapbook for drawings and notes. Invites young naturalists to spot wildlife. Safety tips are provided and interesting activities are suggested.

Written by Mel Boring
Illustrated by Linda Garrow
Format: Softcover Take-Along Guide Book
Length: 47 pages
Publication Date: 1996
ISBN: 9781559716246

Located at the Center for Maine Craft in West Gardiner.

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Mel Boring’s varied career has included stints as a truck driver, a radio commentator, and a minister as well as a teacher of elementary, middle-school, high-school, and college students. His overriding interests in nature and in inspiring young children to be curious and think for themselves has resulted in a long list of books that include Incredible Constructions and the People Who Built Them, Caterpillars, Bugs, and Butterflies, and Guinea Pig Scientists: Bold Self-Experimenters in Science and Medicine, the last coauthored with Leslie Dendy. In addition to writing, Boring enjoys visiting schools where, in addition to telling entertaining stories while wearing his height-enhancing Cat-in-the-Hat costume, he encourages students to translate personal interests into stories of their own.

Linda Garrow has degrees in fine and commercial arts. She has illustrated other books for NorthWord Press, including Frogs, Toads and Turtles; Tracks, Scats and Signs; Caterpillars, Bugs and Butterflies; Rabbits, Squirrels and Chipmunks; Snakes, Salamanders and Lizards; and Trees, Leaves and Bark. She lives in Rhinelander, Wisconsin.

Shipping Measurements

Weight 0.5 lbs
Dimensions 9.5 × 9.5 × .5 in