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A book about the balance between resources and responsibility.

A glimpse into the creatures that build their own homes.

Learn the many calls of America’s birds in this visual journey across the country.

When a truly enormous, gigantic, HUMONGOUS chick pops out of his massive shell, there’s widespread panic among the chickens. He’s too big to be a chick – so what IS he? An elephant? An umbrella? A hippopotamus? As Chicken Big helps out the foolish chickens, their guesses get wilder and wilder until finally they realize the truth and Chicken Big finds his place in the world.

Follow Crinkleroot and find out what it takes to be a bird watcher! With detailed descriptions of bird habitats, coloration, and characteristics, readers are bound to walk away with a new found understanding of the world of birds.

The story of five little chicks looking for something to eat.

A field guide to common birds for young students.

A detailed guide to bird songs, bird houses, bird feeders, and a selection of common bird species.

Who should be the king of the birds? The fastest? Largest? The best nest builder? Each bird has their own opinion, and the results may surprise you!