Books for Birders

For those who arise before dawn to trudge the muddy trails and plan vacations with an Audubon guide firmly in hand, this one's for you.

Bird Watcher

By David Burnie

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Part of DK Publishing's Nature Activities series for the younger crowd. Lots of photos!

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A Birder's Guide to Virginia

By David W. Johnston

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Beginning birders often start by checking out their own neighborhoods. Most states will have their own guides, and this is an excellent one for our library's patrons.

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The Big Year: A Tale of Man, Nature, and Fowl Obsession

By Mark Obmascik

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Three birding fanatics compete with each other and themselves to see the most number of birds in and around the U.S. in one year. Where they go, what they do, and how much they spend are almost unbelievable. Talk about obsessed!

Also available on audio.

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