Birds of the Air

by Arabella B. Buckley

Description:  Fourth volume in the Eyes and No Eyes series, introduces the youthful reader to bird life, beginning with birds of home and garden and ending with water birds and birds of prey. Children learn how to identify birds, why birds sing songs, how they build nests, lay eggs, and raise their young, where they sleep, and how they feed in summer, migrate in autumn, and survive the winter. Eight color illustrations and numerous black and white drawings complement the text. 5.5 x 8.5 inches.

Additional information:

Ages:  8-10
Length:  74 pages
Format:  Paperback, Ebook
Illustrations:  Color, black and white
Year published:  2008
ISBN:  978-1-59915-274-5
Genres:  Natural History, Nature Study

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Table of Contents

1. Birds We Know
2. The Song of Birds 
3. The Nests of Birds 
4. Birds' Eggs 
5. Baby Birds 
6. Birds Feeding Their Young 
7. Where Do Birds Sleep? 
8. Feeding in Summer 

9. Migrating in Autumn
10. Bird-Food in Winter 
11. Other Small Birds 
12. Birds of Prey 
13. Rooks and Their Companions 
14. Web-footed Birds 
15. Bird Enemies

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