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Wildlife: birds & birdwatching books

See below for a selection of the latest books from Wildlife: birds & birdwatching category. Presented with a red border are the Wildlife: birds & birdwatching books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading.

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Recently Published

Complete Book of the Wild Turkey by Robert M Latham Complete Book of the Wild Turkey


Format: Paperback - Released: 15/09/2017

High Tide and an East Wind The Story of the Black Duck by Bruce S Wright High Tide and an East Wind The Story of the Black Duck


Format: Hardback - Released: 15/09/2017

National Geographic Field Guide To The Birds Of North America, 7th Edition by Jon L. Dunn National Geographic Field Guide To The Birds Of North America, 7th Edition

This fully revised and updated edition of the best-selling North American bird field guide is the most up-to-date guide on the market. Perfect for beginning to advanced birders, it is the only book organized to match the latest American Ornithologists'...
Format: Paperback - Released: 12/09/2017

Teach Yourself Bird Watching The classic guide to ornithology by George E. Hyde Teach Yourself Bird Watching The classic guide to ornithology

Appreciating the rich diversity of bird life on our island is about more than just looking out of the window. This beautiful book of birds, first published in 1962, is a wonderful resource for any amateur ornithologist of the present...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/09/2017

A Photographic Field Guide to the Birds of the Australian High Country by Neil Hermes A Photographic Field Guide to the Birds of the Australian High Country

This book is a fully comprehensive field guide to the 322 bird species of the High Country, including all common, rare and vagrant species.
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/09/2017

Vanished and Vanishing Parrots Profiling Extinct and Endangered Species by Joseph M. Forshaw, Noel F. R. Snyder Vanished and Vanishing Parrots Profiling Extinct and Endangered Species
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Format: Hardback - Released: 01/09/2017

A Naturalist's Guide to the Birds of Singapore by Yong Ding Li, Kim Chuah Lim, Tiah Khee Lee A Naturalist's Guide to the Birds of Singapore
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This fully revised and updated identification guide to 280 bird species, including all resident and regular migratory species, occurring in Singapore is perfect for resident and visitor alike
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/08/2017

The London Bird Atlas by Ian Woodward, Richard, QC Arnold, Neil Smith The London Bird Atlas
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Published jointly with The London Natural History Society, this atlas contains records of 200 species that were observed in the region, covering an area within 20 miles (or approximately 32km) of St Paul's Cathedral.
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/08/2017

Coming Soon

Woodpecker by Gerard Gorman Woodpecker

Highly regarded woodpecker expert Gerard Gorman presents a unique natural, social and cultural history of woodpeckers.
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/10/2017

Peregrine Spring A Master Falconer's Extraordinary Life with Birds of Prey by Nancy Cowan, Sy Montgomery, Elizabeth Marshall Thomas Peregrine Spring A Master Falconer's Extraordinary Life with Birds of Prey
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New York Times Bestseller Now in paperback, Nancy Cowan's memoir gives us a new perspective on the relationship between humans and the natural world. In spirited prose, Cowan shares her experiences running a world-famous falconry school, and the lessons she's...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/10/2017

A Naturalist's Guide to the Birds of Australia by Dean Ingwersen A Naturalist's Guide to the Birds of Australia

High quality photographs from one of Australia's top nature photographers are accompanied by detailed species descriptions, which include nomenclature, size, distribution, habits and habitat.
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/10/2017

Winter Birds by Lars Jonsson Winter Birds

In this stunning book, Lars Jonsson celebrates and explores the beauty of the birds that surround him during the Swedish winter months. Inspired by the desolate, wintry landscapes, the dazzling light and the stark contract of colours he observes against...
Format: Hardback - Released: 19/10/2017

Birdmania A Remarkable Passion for Birds by Bernd Brunner Birdmania A Remarkable Passion for Birds


Format: Hardback - Released: 21/10/2017

The Robin A Biography by Stephen Moss The Robin A Biography

No other bird is quite so ever-present and familiar, so embedded in our culture, as the robin. At the same time we trace the robin's relationship with us: how did this particular bird - one of more than 300 species...
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/11/2017

The Secret Life of the Owl by John Lewis-Stempel The Secret Life of the Owl

But owls - with the sapient flatness of their faces, their big, round eyes, their paternal expressions - are also reassuringly familiar. We see them as wise, like Athena's owl, and loyal, like Hedwig. In The Secret Life of the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/11/2017

The Blackbird Diaries A Year with Wildlife by Karen Lloyd The Blackbird Diaries A Year with Wildlife

In The Blackbird Diaries, Karen Lloyd shares her deep-rooted affection for all our treasured garden wildlife. Over the four seasons, she intimately chronicles the drama and the joy, the perils and the pleasures of the natural world as it all...
Format: Paperback - Released: 16/11/2017

A Naturalist's Guide to the Birds of Thailand by Philip D. Round A Naturalist's Guide to the Birds of Thailand


Format: Paperback - Released: 28/11/2017

Birds of the West Indies by Allan Sander, G. Michael Flieg Birds of the West Indies
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This is a compact, easy-to-use bird identification guide for any birdwatcher visiting Jamaica and the islands of the West Indies. It provides comprehensive coverage of 252 species of birds that inhabit the islands of the West Indies, with detailed descriptions...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/11/2017

Birds of Java, Sumatra and Bali by Tony Tilford Birds of Java, Sumatra and Bali

This text is a compact, easy-to-use bird identification guide suitable for any birdwatcher visiting the Indonesian islands of Java, Sumatra, and Bali. The book features descriptions of 236 species, thumbnail silhouettes for ease of use, up-to-date tips and information on...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/11/2017

A History of Birds by Simon Wills A History of Birds

Tells the history of familiar birds, from ancient times to the present day
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/11/2017

Birds of Peninsular Malaysia and Singapore by G. W. H. Davison, Chew Yen Fook Birds of Peninsular Malaysia and Singapore
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This compact and easy-to-use bird identification guide covers more than 250 species, and each bird description is supported by at least one clear colour photograph. The forests and coastline of Peninsular Malaysia and Singapore are home to a fantastic and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/11/2017

Birds of Oman by Jens Eriksen, Richard Porter Birds of Oman
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Oman is a truly amazing place. In terms of avifauna it lies at the crossroads between Asian and African species - Arabian desert species to the north, and a host of Afrotropical species occurring in the monsoon-swept south that don't...
Format: Paperback - Released: 14/12/2017

Other books in this genre

Bird Photographer of the Year Collection 2 by Bird Photographer of the Year Bird Photographer of the Year Collection 2

Foreword by Chris PackhamThis beautiful book accompanies the photographic competition celebrating some of the best bird photography of the year.
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/08/2017

Extinct Birds by Julian P. Hume Extinct Birds

Extinct Birds was the first comprehensive review of the hundreds of the bird species and subspecies that have become extinct over the last 1,000 years of habitat degradation, over-hunting and rat introduction. It has become the standard text on this...
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/08/2017

Photographic Field Guide to the Birds of Sri Lanka by Gehan de Silva Wijeyeratne Photographic Field Guide to the Birds of Sri Lanka

A fully comprehensive field guide to the 462 bird species of Sri Lanka. With photographs from the author and the region's other top-quality nature photographers, each species is illustrated, including variants where relevant. The guide is focussed on field use...
Format: Paperback - Released: 24/08/2017

Bowland Beth The Life of an English Hen Harrier by David Cobham Bowland Beth The Life of an English Hen Harrier

`An outstanding book' Spectator The story of the short life and tragic death of Bowland Beth - an English Hen Harrier - which dramatically highlights the major issues in UK conservation.
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/08/2017

Hummingbirds 2018 Wall Calendar by Willow Creek Press Hummingbirds 2018 Wall Calendar

Problem: Flitting about like tiny fairies, hummingbirds invariably prevent us from getting a really good look at them. Solution: The 12 dazzling, close-up images in this wall calendar capture North American hummers in all their astounding beauty! The large format...
Format: Calendar - Released: 01/08/2017

Crow by Boria Sax Crow

A classic account of the crow, now available in B-format paperback. Boria Sax looks at the crow in myth, literature and life, from Noah's raven to films such as The Crow.
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/08/2017

Seabirds Beyond the Mountain Crest The History, Natural History and Conservation of Hutton's Shearwater by Richard Cuthbert Seabirds Beyond the Mountain Crest The History, Natural History and Conservation of Hutton's Shearwater


Format: Paperback - Released: 01/08/2017

Australasian Eagles and Eagle-like Birds by Stephen Debus Australasian Eagles and Eagle-like Birds

An illustrated record of sea-eagles, harpy eagles, booted eagles and eagle-like hawks in Australasia. In Australasian Eagles and Eagle-like Birds, Dr Stephen Debus provides a 25-year update of knowledge on 10 species as a supplement to the Handbook of Australian,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/08/2017

The Wonder of Birds What They Tell Us About Ourselves, the World, and a Better Future by Robbins The Wonder of Birds What They Tell Us About Ourselves, the World, and a Better Future

Translation rights sold in Poland, China, Norway and Estonia!
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/07/2017

Shorebirds in Action An Introduction to Waders and Their Behaviour by Richard Chandler Shorebirds in Action An Introduction to Waders and Their Behaviour

A unique collection of photographs covering 80% of the world's species and illustrating the many and varied aspects of shorebirds' behaviour. Feeding, roosting, breeding, their spectacular migrations, their plumages and moult strategies are all covered.
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/07/2017

Great British Birding Experiences by Dan Brown Great British Birding Experiences

The UK really is an international hub of bird activity, and never have birds and wildlife in general been so accessible to the masses. With this unique book as your guide it is possible for readers to experience the incredible...
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/07/2017

Those of the Gray Wind The Sandhill Cranes, New Edition by Paul A. Johnsgard, Paul A. Johnsgard, Paul A. Johnsgard Those of the Gray Wind The Sandhill Cranes, New Edition
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With Paul A. Johnsgard, we follow the migration of the sandhill cranes from the American Southwest to their Alaskan breeding grounds and back again, an annual pattern that has persisted over millions of years. By selecting four historic time frames...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/07/2017

Orison for a Curlew In Search of a Bird on the Edge of Extinction by Horatio Clare Orison for a Curlew In Search of a Bird on the Edge of Extinction

The paperback edition of Horatio Clare's search for the western world's rarest bird, the Slender-billed Curlew, through a fractured Europe and the Middle East.
Format: Paperback - Released: 24/07/2017

Waterfowl 2018 Wall Calendar by Willow Creek Press Waterfowl 2018 Wall Calendar

Twelve magnificent close-up, full color photographs capture the grace and beauty of North American waterfowl in flight and on the water. The large format wall calendar features daily grids with ample room for jotting appointments, birthdays and reminders; six bonus...
Format: Calendar - Released: 21/07/2017

The Peregrine Returns The Art and Architecture of an Urban Raptor Recovery by Mary Hennen, Stephanie Ware, John Bates The Peregrine Returns The Art and Architecture of an Urban Raptor Recovery
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Published in Association with the Field Museum.
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/07/2017

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