Books tagged: birding

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Wild Bird! —My Bird
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,130. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2013 and represented by Bird-in-Hand Publishing. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Over 130 poems, paired with amazing photos, that explore the behavior and nature of wild birds - OUR birds.  The lyrics range from playful to thought-provoking and provide a unique and intimate look at the birds that surround us.  The photographer, through close observation and attention to detail, perfectly captures the beauty and character of the birds.
Hittin’ the Trail: Day Hiking Crex Meadows Wildlife Area
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,190. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
Imagine a place where you can walk among the remnants of an ancient ice age lake and past tens of thousands of rare and endangered birds gathered on their annual migration, all as you hear the howls of wolves and calls of loons in the distance. The place is real: It’s the Crex Meadows Wildlife Area in northwest Wisconsin.
Birds of Eastern China
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 14,420. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Zoology / Ornithology
This book serves as an introduction to the rich and varied bird life of Eastern China.
Going for Broke
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,650. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
Think birders are all old ladies with sensible shoes and in tweed? Think again. Birding is a competitive sport with no holds barred. In 1984 I ended up chasing a 300 bird year in the UK, this is the story of that chase and more besides. Fast cars, girls, hallucinations and very unsuitable footwear all feature in the tale and there are birds too.
The Mockingbird Speaks
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Price: $2.69 USD. Words: 13,440. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
THE MOCKINGBIRD SPEAKS tells of how I came to reconnect with my real self and change my mindset for the better by watching neighborhood birds and extracting truisms from their behavior. I learned to overcome some deep-rooted fears, to understand the need to constantly adapt and to throw away stereotypes and in the book I illustrate these lessons with case studies of inspirational people.
Linder in Botswana
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Price: Free! Words: 37,260. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Linder journeys to South Africa, Botswana and Zimbabwe, and records it all in her journal. The highlights of the story are her excursions into the Makgadikgadi Pan, the Okavango Delta and the Chobe River.
Twitching Times
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 117,410. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist
Twitchers - they are those crazy people who travel miles and miles just to see a rare bird. Don’t worry though, not all twitchers are beyond treatment and not all twitching is about only seeing the bird. Between 1982 and 2003 I twitched in the UK. Every twitch was an adventure, every twitch a story, here are a few for you to enjoy.
The Scarlet Kingfisher
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,060. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Nothing excites Dr. Beach O’Neill more than the possibility of discovering an unknown species of bird. His world is flipped out of control when a strange red bird on the banks of an isolated Texas river provides that opportunity. Beach and his girlfriend face dangers to their lives and relationship as a race to possess the Scarlet Kingfisher begins. Will disparate forces have their way?
Snowy Owls
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Price: Free! Words: 2,900. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
The magnificent Snowy Owl. As made famous by a certain boy Wizard!
My Patch
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 53,430. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist
Patch watching is something you can turn to when you have had enough of long-distance chasing for birds. It is not a remedy but it is a very acceptable complimentary part of your birding life. Want to know all about it, then read 'My Patch' for some answers.