bird feeders

The Bluebird Book: The Complete Guide to Attracting Bluebirds

By Donald and Lillian Stokes

Go to catalog

This is a wonderful book for everyone interested in bluebirds. It has lots of photographs and covers virtually every aspect of bluebird-ing, from housing to feeding to fledging to behavior.

Reserve this title

The Bird Feeder Book: An Easy Guide to Attracting, Identifying, and Understanding Your Feeder Birds

By Donald and Lillian Stokes

Go to catalog

"Copiously illustrated with maps, line drawings, and full-color photographs, this large format paperback book contains the essential information that backyard nature enthusiasts want and need -- to select feeders and understand the basics of birdfeeding."

Reserve this title

To See Every Bird on Earth: A Father, a Son, and a Lifetime Obsession

By Dan Koeppel

Go to catalog

When the author's father Richard was 11 years old, he spotted a Brown Thrasher, and his fascination with birds began. Now a "Big Lister," Richard is one of only 10 or so people to have recorded more than 7,000 species in his notebook. This is the remarkable chronicle of his travels across the globe in pursuit of his fixation. It is also a thoughtful examination of the natural world and a touching father/son story.

Also available on audio.

Reserve this title

Hummingbird Gardens: Attracting Nature's Jewels to your Garden

By Nancy L. Newfield

Go to catalog
"...provides how-to information on feeders, plant combinations, and garden design. It showcases the continent's 20-plus hummingbird species. By breaking North America into six regions, the authors give tips that are tailored for gardeners in all parts of the United States and Canada."
Reserve this title