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Author Zickefoose, Julie.

Title The bluebird effect : uncommon bonds with common birds / Julie Zickefoose.

Imprint Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2012.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    598.0723 ZIC    Available
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    598.07234 ZIC    Available
Description xxiv, 355 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 21 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Spring songbirds : peeking into the nest. The bluebird effect ; Tree swallow : the early bird wins my heart ; Speaking of starlings ; Chickadee : tough tit ; Barn swallow : old friends and eggshells ; Carolina wren : kitchen sink ornithology -- Summer work : drawing, raising, and saving birds. Hummingbird summer ; Osprey : hooked by round talons ; Nobody can cuss like a titmouse ; Chimney swift : high-maintenance aerialist ; Rose-breasted grosbeak : close encounters of the bird kind ; Scarlet tanager : a voice in the canopy ; The summer of phoebes ; Piping plover and least tern : you do what you must -- Autumnal reflections : pondering the imponderable. The strange case of the companionable grouse ; White-throated sparrow : the song in my heart ; Savannah sparrow : forever wild ; Orchard oriole : I know why the caged bird flutters ; Touched by a redtail ; Ivory-billed woodpecker : not saying goodbye -- Winter musings : birds we feed, birds that feed us. Love and death among the cranes ; Mourning dove : the meatiest songbird ; Northern cardinal : stoking the red fire ; Turkey vulture : the unlikely totem ; Chestnut-fronted macaw : first comes love-- .
Subject Zickefoose, Julie -- Anecdotes.
Birds -- Behavior -- United States -- Anecdotes.
Bird watching -- United States -- Anecdotes.
Birds -- Wounds and injuries -- Treatment -- Anecdotes.
Wildlife rehabilitation -- United States -- Anecdotes.
Human-animal relationships -- Anecdotes.
Naturalists -- United States -- Anecdotes.
Wildlife rehabilitators -- United States -- Anecdotes.
Birds -- United States -- Pictorial works.
ISBN 9780547003092
0547003099

 
    
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