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Books & CDs For Young Naturalists

Are you looking for nature books and cds for kids? Then you've come to the right place! View our nature books and cds for young naturalists below! Our books, field guides and cds are a great way for kids and the young at heart to learn about nature, wild birds and more! You may also be interested in our selection of Board Games and Jigsaw Puzzles, BirdSong IdentiFlyer - Bird Call Identification, Birdhouse Kits & Crafts, Bird Identification Wall Posters and Optics and Binoculars

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This charmingly illustrated deck of cards describes 52 games, activites and art projects for children to do in nature. From educational to just plain fun, these cards are a convenient size to carry in a backpack.
This charmingly illustrated deck of cards describes 52 games, activites and art projects for children to do in nature. From educational to just plain fun, these cards are a convenient size to carry in a backpack.
$20.99 $23.99
The perfect gift for any mom! Every woman knows that becoming a mother will be life-altering, but few could anticipate the feelings, instincts and quirky behaviors inherent to motherhood. This charming book makes the perfect gift for any mom, whether her children are grown, still very young, or somewhere in between! Filled with thoughts and quotes that will warm a mother's heart, and make her laugh out loud, this is a beautifully designed book reflective of a hand-written journal, with added elements of the popular craft of scrapbooking. Filled with outstanding wildlife photography, each spread presents a reflection on the nature of motherhood as a tribute to moms everywhere. Hard cover. 96 pages. Written by Melissa Sovey, Author.
The perfect gift for any mom! Every woman knows that becoming a mother will be life-altering, but few could anticipate the feelings, instincts and quirky behaviors inherent to motherhood. This charming book makes the perfect gift for any mom, whether her children are grown, still very young, or somewhere in between! Filled with thoughts and quotes that will warm a mother's heart, and make her laugh out loud, this is a beautifully designed book reflective of a hand-written journal, with added elements of the popular craft of scrapbooking. Filled with outstanding wildlife photography, each spread presents a reflection on the nature of motherhood as a tribute to moms everywhere. Hard cover. 96 pages. Written by Melissa Sovey, Author.
$19.99 $22.99
All About Backyard Birds builds on the huge success of the Cornell Lab’s renowned website to translate and deliver best-in-class content and proven user-friendly formats into print. Eastern/Central and Western North American versions each provide 120 of the most popular species in each region, filled with beautiful hand illustrations by Pedro Fernandes, charts and range maps, and other easy tools that make All About Backyard Birds more approachable than other birding books to beginner and novice birders. All About Backyard Birds includes our new FREE downloadable Bird QR book companion app, which you can use to tap-and-listen to calls and songs for the birds you see in the book, and tap-and-learn for additional content.
All About Backyard Birds builds on the huge success of the Cornell Lab’s renowned website to translate and deliver best-in-class content and proven user-friendly formats into print. Eastern/Central and Western North American versions each provide 120 of the most popular species in each region, filled with beautiful hand illustrations by Pedro Fernandes, charts and range maps, and other easy tools that make All About Backyard Birds more approachable than other birding books to beginner and novice birders. All About Backyard Birds includes our new FREE downloadable Bird QR book companion app, which you can use to tap-and-listen to calls and songs for the birds you see in the book, and tap-and-learn for additional content.
$19.99 $22.99
All About Backyard Birds builds on the huge success of the Cornell Lab’s renowned website to translate and deliver best-in-class content and proven user-friendly formats into print. Eastern/Central and Western North American versions each provide 120 of the most popular species in each region, filled with beautiful hand illustrations by Pedro Fernandes, charts and range maps, and other easy tools that make All About Backyard Birds more approachable than other birding books to beginner and novice birders. All About Backyard Birds includes our new FREE downloadable Bird QR book companion app, which you can use to tap-and-listen to calls and songs for the birds you see in the book, and tap-and-learn for additional content.
All About Backyard Birds builds on the huge success of the Cornell Lab’s renowned website to translate and deliver best-in-class content and proven user-friendly formats into print. Eastern/Central and Western North American versions each provide 120 of the most popular species in each region, filled with beautiful hand illustrations by Pedro Fernandes, charts and range maps, and other easy tools that make All About Backyard Birds more approachable than other birding books to beginner and novice birders. All About Backyard Birds includes our new FREE downloadable Bird QR book companion app, which you can use to tap-and-listen to calls and songs for the birds you see in the book, and tap-and-learn for additional content.
$20.99 $23.99
Unique Images and Characteristics! Award-winning author/photographer Stan Tekiela has created a book that demonstrates why hummingbirds are among the most beloved and inspiring backyard visitors. Page upon page of unique photographs and fascinating details blend together to present the hummingbird like never before.
Unique Images and Characteristics! Award-winning author/photographer Stan Tekiela has created a book that demonstrates why hummingbirds are among the most beloved and inspiring backyard visitors. Page upon page of unique photographs and fascinating details blend together to present the hummingbird like never before.
$13.99 $15.99
From the backyard to the backwoods, keep this tabbed booklet close at hand. Based on Jonathan Poppele's popular field guide and featuring only Midwest mammals, the booklet is organized by group for quick and easy identification. Narrow your choices by group, and view just a few animal tracks at a time. The pocket-sized format is much easier to use than laminated foldouts, and the waterproof and tear-resistant pages help to make the book durable in the field. Jonathan Poppele, Author.
From the backyard to the backwoods, keep this tabbed booklet close at hand. Based on Jonathan Poppele's popular field guide and featuring only Midwest mammals, the booklet is organized by group for quick and easy identification. Narrow your choices by group, and view just a few animal tracks at a time. The pocket-sized format is much easier to use than laminated foldouts, and the waterproof and tear-resistant pages help to make the book durable in the field. Jonathan Poppele, Author.
$19.99 $22.99
For beginning and advanced birders alike! Attracting the Best and Brightest Backyard Birds gives step by step advice for attracting a wider variety of birds to your backyard--no matter where you live. It's also beautiful to watch; the bird footage is stunning and the squirrel section will make even a die-hard squirrel-warrior laugh. Leading nature writer Mary Schmauss joins with award-winning videographer Steve Maslowski to provide expert, practical tips to help the backyard birder attract more birds.
For beginning and advanced birders alike! Attracting the Best and Brightest Backyard Birds gives step by step advice for attracting a wider variety of birds to your backyard--no matter where you live. It's also beautiful to watch; the bird footage is stunning and the squirrel section will make even a die-hard squirrel-warrior laugh. Leading nature writer Mary Schmauss joins with award-winning videographer Steve Maslowski to provide expert, practical tips to help the backyard birder attract more birds.
$19.99 $22.99
How to Attract Birds to Your Home and Create Beautiful Photographs! Fans of bird watching will rejoice with Backyard Bird Photography, a guide for learning how to set up your backyard in order to take the best photographs of your local birds. In addition to guiding you through the first steps of setting up your plantings and bird feeders, this book describes the types of photographic equipment you will need to get just the right image; how to maneuver yourself into just the right position to create a quality bird photograph; how to compose your shots for the greatest visual effect; and how to use more advanced techniques such as macro lenses and external flash techniques.
How to Attract Birds to Your Home and Create Beautiful Photographs! Fans of bird watching will rejoice with Backyard Bird Photography, a guide for learning how to set up your backyard in order to take the best photographs of your local birds. In addition to guiding you through the first steps of setting up your plantings and bird feeders, this book describes the types of photographic equipment you will need to get just the right image; how to maneuver yourself into just the right position to create a quality bird photograph; how to compose your shots for the greatest visual effect; and how to use more advanced techniques such as macro lenses and external flash techniques.
$18.99 $21.99
This basic birders audio guide will help you identify the common birds seen every day in our backyards. On this CD you will hear the naturally recorded songs and calls of 35 different birds individually.
This basic birders audio guide will help you identify the common birds seen every day in our backyards. On this CD you will hear the naturally recorded songs and calls of 35 different birds individually.
$46.99 $52.99
Get to know birds by ear with this engaging, one-of-a-kind book. Discover seventy-five unique species from Eastern and Central North America as you enjoy their sounds at the touch of a button. Learn more...
Get to know birds by ear with this engaging, one-of-a-kind book. Discover seventy-five unique species from Eastern and Central North America as you enjoy their sounds at the touch of a button. Learn more...
$20.99 $22.99
Fly along with Bee on her very busy day! Peek through the holes of this bright and lively book and discover the bustling life of a bee. Children will love discovering the big ways that this little insect contributes to the beauty of the environment, from pollinating colorful flowers to buzzing about the bright and beautiful meadow. With clever peekaboo holes throughout, each page reveals new flowers and plants, plus a look inside a beehive as the bees work together to help plants grow.
Fly along with Bee on her very busy day! Peek through the holes of this bright and lively book and discover the bustling life of a bee. Children will love discovering the big ways that this little insect contributes to the beauty of the environment, from pollinating colorful flowers to buzzing about the bright and beautiful meadow. With clever peekaboo holes throughout, each page reveals new flowers and plants, plus a look inside a beehive as the bees work together to help plants grow.
$14.99 $16.99
A great way to introduce the hobby of bird feeding to kids! This plastic feeder is perfect for the beginning birder. Includes 20 bird ID cards filled with photos and facts. Makes a wonderful gift for the young nature enthusiast!
A great way to introduce the hobby of bird feeding to kids! This plastic feeder is perfect for the beginning birder. Includes 20 bird ID cards filled with photos and facts. Makes a wonderful gift for the young nature enthusiast!
$48.99 $54.99
Identify birds by their feathers! This guide teaches birders to use the characteristics of wing types and feather morphology to identify feathers--not only by species but also by their place on the bird's body. The introductory chapters give a detailed overview of the feather--how feathers developed, the parts of a single feather, and the variety of types of feathers on a bird. In the feather identification section, more than 400 color photographs show feather samples from 379 bird species from all over North America. Along with the wing type of the species and a map showing its range, several types of feathers are included for each bird; each feather is labeled with its type and its size. Authors: S. David Scott, Casey McFarland. Paperback. 368 pages. 12 Illustrations, 391 maps, 475 color photos.
Identify birds by their feathers! This guide teaches birders to use the characteristics of wing types and feather morphology to identify feathers--not only by species but also by their place on the bird's body. The introductory chapters give a detailed overview of the feather--how feathers developed, the parts of a single feather, and the variety of types of feathers on a bird. In the feather identification section, more than 400 color photographs show feather samples from 379 bird species from all over North America. Along with the wing type of the species and a map showing its range, several types of feathers are included for each bird; each feather is labeled with its type and its size. Authors: S. David Scott, Casey McFarland. Paperback. 368 pages. 12 Illustrations, 391 maps, 475 color photos.
$11.99
An Introduction to Feeders, Feeds & Backyard Birds. Presented in a sophisticated and durable format, these handy, waterproof reference guides are a great source of portable and accessible information for anyone with an interest in wild birds, from youths to adults. This review examines feeder selection and placement, the seasonal feeds of common backyard birds, and how to make a yard more bird-friendly, in addition to featuring images of 50 of the most common North American backyard feeder birds.
An Introduction to Feeders, Feeds & Backyard Birds. Presented in a sophisticated and durable format, these handy, waterproof reference guides are a great source of portable and accessible information for anyone with an interest in wild birds, from youths to adults. This review examines feeder selection and placement, the seasonal feeds of common backyard birds, and how to make a yard more bird-friendly, in addition to featuring images of 50 of the most common North American backyard feeder birds.
$19.99 $22.99
Nests are among the most amazing dwelling places in the entire animal kingdom. Few creatures craft such brilliant and involved homes as birds do. From holes drilled into trees to intricately woven cups, these magnificent structures are worthy of our admiration. This book is filled with unparalleled photography, and it promises to delight as it walks you through the world of bird nests. It is perfect for anyone who treasures nature. 128 pages, soft cover. Stan Tekiela, author.
Nests are among the most amazing dwelling places in the entire animal kingdom. Few creatures craft such brilliant and involved homes as birds do. From holes drilled into trees to intricately woven cups, these magnificent structures are worthy of our admiration. This book is filled with unparalleled photography, and it promises to delight as it walks you through the world of bird nests. It is perfect for anyone who treasures nature. 128 pages, soft cover. Stan Tekiela, author.