Oct 2, 2014 7:00 PM

New! The Stokes Essential Pocket Guide to the Birds of North America, Coming Oct. 14th!


A must-have! The Stokes Essential Pocket Guide to the Birds of North America, from Don and Lillian Stokes.


Every birder will want this beautiful, easy, fun, pocket-sized guide to the most essential birds of North America. Covers 250 species and contains more than 580 stunning, large, color photographs, most by Lillian Stokes. Packed with information, this guide provides all one needs to know to identify and enjoy America’s birds in the backyard and beyond. Includes key identification clues, range maps, calls and songs, feeding and nesting behavior, and which birds comes to feeders and bird houses. Also contains advice on selecting bird feeders and binoculars. Slip it in your pocket or put it on the kitchen table and start enjoying the birds. Will thrill birders and even turn non-birders into bird enthusiasts.

"With everything you need (and nothing you don't) to identify more than 250 species of North American birds, this book is a work of genius. Only the Stokes could have created a guide so slim, yet so clear, concise and welcoming. This is THE guide I'll be carrying into the field!"
--Sy Montgomery, author of BIRDOLOGY

Large, beautiful main photo engages reader, plus additional photos show plumage differences

Photos can show special clues

Additional photos may show bird in flight

In raptor section there are sometimes composite photos showing how that species would be frequently seen.

Pre-order your copy now!


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