BirdNote: Chirps, Quirks and Stories of 100 Birds from NPR
BirdNote, edited by Ellen Blackstone

Staff Pick

One hundred entertaining and informative brief essays, illuminating the life, habits, or songs of a particular bird.  Dedicated to the conservation of birds and their habitats, these short stories are rich in imagery, and information, connecting our lives to the ways, the habits and needs of our avian friends.. BirdNote inspires readers (and listeners) to care about the natural world — and take steps to protect it.  Beautifully illustrated and written, a truly insightful look into the winged world.