Book reviews for At Home with the Beaver: The Story of a Keystone Species
This nonfiction picture book shows in text and gorgeous photos how important beavers are in creating an environment for thousands of other living things.
Here is a complete list of my published books, from newest to oldest, all the way back to 1973, when one color on a book jacket was exciting, and an occasional black and white illustration with lots of text was normal. How things have changed!! Made for Each Other: Why …
I wrote three books to help celebrate the bicentennial of the Lewis and Clark Expedition. Two of these combined biology with history, “Animals on the Trail with Lewis and Clark” and “Plants on the Trail with Lewis and Clark.” The third combined history with information about the United States today, …
“The Right Dog for the Job” follows Irah, a wonderful golden retriever who started out as a service dog in training and ended up as a Guide Dog for the Blind. I made many new friends, both canine and human, while working on this project.
Kids will love learning about some of the many helpful jobs dogs do for people using their amazing sense of smell.
Young horse lovers can learn about the many ways people at different times and places have dressed up their horses in special ways.
Young readers can learn how scientists are using osprey chicks to learn about contamination in a river from heavy metals from earlier mining.
This book for the whole family tells of a bison calf growing up on the American Prairie Reserve, along with sidebars about bison life for older readers.
Learn how humans developed different kinds of dogs for different jobs, how dog and human brains and hormones work together to bond us, and how new helpful jobs for dogs have come about in recent years.