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BirdNote : chirps, quirks, and stories of 100 birds from the popular public radio show / written by BirdNote ; edited by Ellen Blackstone ; foreword by John W. Fitzpatrick ; introduction by Gordon Orians ; illustrated by Emily Poole.

Blackstone, Ellen, (editor.). Fitzpatrick, John W., (writer of foreword.). Orians, Gordon H., (writer of introduction.). Poole, Emily, (illustrator.).

Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Sage Library System.

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Summary:

Here are the best stories about our avian friends from the public radio show BirdNote, each brief essay illuminating the life, habits, or songs of a particular bird. Why do geese fly in a V-formation? Why are worms so good for you--if you're a robin? Which bird calls, "Who cooks for you? Who cooks for you-all?" From wrens that nest in cactuses to gulls that have a strange red dot on their bills--these digestible and fascinating bird stories are a delightful window to the winged world.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Baker County Library 598.1594 .B631b 2018 (Text) 37814003166619 NON-FICTION Book None 05/02/2018 Available -
The Dalles Wasco County Library 598.159 BIR (Text) 33892006319306 NON-FICTION Book None 04/25/2018 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781632171696
  • ISBN: 1632171694
  • Physical Description: xvii, 205 pages : color illustrations ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: Seattle, WA : Sasquatch Books, [2018]

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Includes index.
Summary, etc.:
Here are the best stories about our avian friends from the public radio show BirdNote, each brief essay illuminating the life, habits, or songs of a particular bird. Why do geese fly in a V-formation? Why are worms so good for you--if you're a robin? Which bird calls, "Who cooks for you? Who cooks for you-all?" From wrens that nest in cactuses to gulls that have a strange red dot on their bills--these digestible and fascinating bird stories are a delightful window to the winged world.
Subject: Birdsongs.
Birds > Behavior.
Radio programs.
Genre: Educational radio programs.

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