Books for bird lovers

 Read reviewVesper Flights

Vesper Flights

Helen Macdonald

From the bestselling author of H is for Hawk comes Vesper Flights, a transcendent collection of essays about the human relationship to the natural world.       

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How to Make a Bird

Meg McKinlay, Matt Ottley

Extraordinary imagery and rich language spark the reader's imagination as they enter the creative world of a young girl.

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The Bird Way

The Bird Way

Jennifer Ackerman

From the New York Times bestselling author of The Genius of Birds, here is a radical investigation of the bird way of being and recent scientific research that is dramatically shifting our understanding of birds - how they live...

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How Birds Behave

How Birds Behave

Wenfei Tong

This engaging book delves into the private lives of wild birds to reveal why they behave as they do.

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Budgerigar

Budgerigar

Sarah Harris, Don Baker

Budgies, budgies, budgies. Beautiful and cheeky, delightful and enchanting, wild or tamed budgerigars are Australia's gift to the bird world.  

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Birdscaping Australian Gardens

Birdscaping Australian Gardens

George Adams

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The Complete Guide to Australian Birds

The Complete Guide to Australian Birds

George Adams

A compact and up-to-date photographic guide to Australia's birds from the author of Birdscaping Australian Gardens.

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Australia's Birding Megaspots

Australia’s Birding Megaspots

Peter Rowland, Chris Farrell

This fully illustrated guide describes over 60 of the best sites for viewing both common and rare species. Organised by state, detailed descriptions of each site cover the type of terrain and specific spots at which certain...

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The Birdman's Wife

The Birdman’s Wife

Melissa Ashley

A woman overshadowed by history steps back into the light . . . Artist Elizabeth Gould spent her life capturing the sublime beauty of birds the world had never seen before. But her legacy was ..

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The Feather Thief

The Feather Thief

Kirk Wallace Johnson

One summer evening in 2009, twenty-year-old musical prodigy Edwin Rist broke into the Natural History Museum at Tring, home to one of the largest ornithological collections in the world. Once inside, Rist grabbed as many rare bird...

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Flaubert's Parrot

Flaubert’s Parrot

Julian Barnes

Geoffrey Braithwaite is a retired doctor haunted by an obsession with the great French literary genius, Gustave Flaubert.

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H is for Hawk (The Birds and the Bees special edition)

H is for Hawk (The Birds and the Bees special edition)

Helen Macdonald

Tells the story of the author's struggle with grief during the difficult process of the hawk's taming and her own untaming.

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Feeding the Birds at Your Table

Feeding the Birds at Your Table

Darryl Jones

Feeding the Birds at Your Table is designed to provide detailed,  comprehensive advice and suggestions for people wishing to feed wild birds in  Australia from their own backyards and balconies.  

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The Seabird's Cry

The Seabird’s Cry

Adam Nicolson, Kate Boxer

The full story of seabirds from one of the greatest nature writers. The book looks at the pattern of their lives, their habitats, the threats they face and the passions they inspire - beautifully illustrated by artist Kate...

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Bird Bonds

Bird Bonds

Gisela Kaplan

An absorbing, compelling insight into the unique and extraordinary lives of Australian native birds by a leading expert in the field.

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Urban Aviary: A modern guide to city birds

Urban Aviary: A modern guide to city birds

Stephen Moss, Marc Martin

Urban Aviary provides city-dwellers around the world with a guide to some of the most extraordinary species of birds that live alongside them.    

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Where Song Began

Where Song Began

Tim Low

An authoritative and entertaining exploration of Australia's distinctive birds and their unheralded role in global evolution

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