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Animal and Nature Books for Kids

Do you have a budding naturalist or zookeeper in your midst? This is the list for them.

by Kiley Turner · Tagged insects, Kids, nature, animals, 49th kids, environment

The Great Bear Sea

Exploring the Marine Life of a Pacific Paradise

photographs by Ian McAllister
by (author) Nicholas Read

Saving Lives and Changing Hearts

Animal Sanctuaries and Rescue Centers

by (author) Rob Laidlaw


Catching - Identifying - How and Where They Live

by (author) Chris Earley

You Are Stardust

by (author) Elin Kelsey
illustrated by Soyeon Kim

Talking Tails

The Incredible Connection Between People and Their Pets

by (author) Ann Love & Jane Drake
illustrated by Bill Slavin


Shining a light on sustainable energy

by (author) Michelle Mulder

Down To Earth

How Kids Help Feed the World

by (author) Nikki Tate

Potatoes on Rooftops

Farming in the City

by (author) Hadley Dyer

How to Raise Monarch Butterflies

A Step-by-Step Guide for Kids

by (author) Carol Pasternak

Be a Wilderness Detective

by (author) Peggy Kochanoff

Planet Ark

Preserving Earth's Biodiversity

by (author) Adrienne Mason
illustrated by Margot Thompson

Tree of Life

The Incredible Biodiversity of Life on Earth

by (author) Rochelle Strauss
illustrated by Margot Thompson

10 Plants That Shook the World

by (author) Gillian Richardson
illustrated by Kim Rosen

A Field Guide to the Identification of Pebbles

by (author) Eileen Van der Flier-Keller

The Salmon Bears

Giants of the Great Bear Rainforest

photographs by Ian McAllister
by (author) Nicholas Read


How Some Very Special Animals Helped Scientists Understand Communication

by (author) L.E. Carmichael
designed by Michael Penman
illustrated by Jody Bronson
edited by Karen Kenney
by (photographer) Brian Dust
other World Wide Exotic Animal Talent Agency, LLC
index by Dan Connolly
managing editor Mary Dunford

Buzz About Bees

by (author) Kari-Lynn Winters

Cool Woods

A Trip around the World's Boreal Forest

by (author) Jane Drake & Ann Love
illustrated by Andrew Kiss

Explore Water!

25 Great Projects, Activities, Experiments

by (author) Anita Yasuda
illustrated by Bryan Stone

Be a Beach Detective

Solving the Mysteries of Lakes, Swamps, and Pools

by (author) Peggy Kochanoff

Trash Talk

Moving Toward a Zero-Waste World

by (author) Michelle Mulder

Branching Out

How Trees Are Part of Our World

by (author) Joan Marie Galat
drawings by Wendy Ding

The Seal Garden

photographs by Ian McAllister
by (author) Nicholas Read


Giving Nature a Second Chance

by (author) Ann Love & Jane Drake