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Unfolding: a novel by Jonathan Friesen. 274 p. Blink, January 31, 2017. 9780310748335.
Publisher synopsis: Jonah wishes he could get the girl, but he’s an outcast and she’s the most perfect girl he knows.
Time for Kids Presidents of the United States. 80 p. Liberty Press/ Time, January 10, 2017. 9781683300007.
Publisher synopsis: TIME For Kids presents a complete overview of our nation's chief executives from George Washington to the newly elected 45th president!
Fire Birds: valuing natural wildfires and burned forests by Sneed B. Collard III. 48 p. Bucking Horse Press, January, 2015. 9780984446070.
From the jacket flap: Every year in the united States, wildfires on average burn an area larger than the state of Massachusetts. Most people consider the burned areas to be total wastelands, but are they really? Fire Birds tells the remarkable story of how dozens of species of birds us the burn areas. Even more startling, at least 15 bird species prefer burned forests to all other habitats.
I found this on last year's NSTA Outstanding Books list while searching for something else. How could I have missed this gem, birder that I am?
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