Because this book is geared towards older children, the information given is very detailed - something both my kids love.
Important information, such as size, weight, migratory status, nesting, behavior, and species status (e.g., threatened or endangered), are presented as well.
I currently have a hard time getting a chance to look at the book as my husband is poring over it, and reading the whole thing which is unusual for him.
This book exceeded my expectations. I have seen other Eyewitness books and am always amazed at the pictures, information, and quality of the product. Read morePublished 8 months ago by Eydie Bowles
Much larger and more inclusive than I imagined. The hardbound book is very sturdy.
The photos are awe inspiring. Read more
I got this book for my 4 year old daughter who is going through a big "bird phase" in her life. Read morePublished 11 months ago by Katherine Chan
The books that DK (Dorling Kindersley) publishes are always marvelous feasts for the eye. They're the sort of volumes that my little town's library never allowed anyone to check... Read morePublished 14 months ago by C. L. Wms
We go to it all the time...has all the info we need to learn and explore the new birds we come across.Published 19 months ago by Karen Olenick
This book really hasn't captured my 8 year old's attention the way that I hoped. Her main problem with it is that some of the pictures are "kinda creepy", and she worried... Read morePublished 22 months ago by RainyMom
We are both birders. One with a serious life list and one just along for the fun of it. But we both have enjoyed the knowledge from this book and the beautiful way it is presented. Read morePublished 23 months ago by Diana~
Birds, (DK Eyewitness Books) The book arrived promptly and in fine condition. It is quite suitable for my purposes since I will gift it to a grandson. Read morePublished on November 18, 2012 by Jay
Purchased this for my 9 yr old that has a fascination with birds. He has really enjoyed the illustrations and has become a walking encyclopedia of factoids about birds. Read morePublished on June 8, 2012 by Bouffie