Science Writer & Naturalist
award-winning museum exhibit at PRI’s Museum of the Earth. Find merchandise for sale through TopatoCo.
Other Comics WorkA Few Comics Clients: The New York Times, Ranger Rick, The Nib, Torontoist, Nature Ecology & Evolution, Pipe Wrench.
Selected praise: ALA Booklist’s Top 10 Sci-Tech Books of 2021 | ABA Best Bird Books of the Year | BirdWatching Magazine | Forbes | Audubon | Bird Observer | Laura Erickson’s For The Birds
“the most perfect of popular science titles” –Booklist ★starred review★
“So joyful that it’s almost effervescent” –Foreword Reviews
“a leader of the flock, brimming with wit and knowledge”–American Birding Association’s Birding Magazine Jacob Souva, out through Tundra Books. A Bank Street Best Children’s Book of the Year!
“A witty look at the less-beautiful characteristics of butterflies.” –Kirkus ★starred review★ Jacob Souva, through Tundra Books.
“Both educational and humorous, this is highly recommended.” –School Library Journal ★starred review★
Selected praise: ALA’s Great Graphic Novels for Teens | Birds & Blooms Magazine | Comicosity | Geek Dad
“She is the rare humorist who understands nature and biology well enough to make even the most cranky birder crack a smile.” –BirdWatching Magazine First Second. Art by Jon Chad.
“A story line infused with humor and drama . . . budding astro-tourists in middle elementary grades will happily sign up for repeat journeys.” –School Library Journal ★starred review★ Workman. Ages 8-12.
“Impresses the interconnectedness of the world upon readers, stoking their sense of respect, wonder, and opportunity.” –Booklist ★starred review★ Nat Geo Kids.
“A feast for the eye, the inquisitive young mind, and the funny bone.” –Kirkus
Binglin Hu, out through Random House Graphic. Ages 7+.
“The story of these two best friends brings to life a nonfiction adventure of finding wonder in nature everywhere, no matter where you live.” –Here and Now (NPR)’s Summer Reading Suggestions for Children 12 and Under
Other Writing WorkTV: Episodes and Interstitials for PBS’ Elinor Wonders Why.
Articles: Audubon, Mental_Floss, Mass Audubon’s Connections.
Blog Posts: Mass Audubon, Nature Conservancy Canada, Living Alongside Wildlife.
Rosemary is a funny, thought-provoking speaker who delivers talks on nature, birds, comics, and science outreach and leads workshops for students of all ages. Interested in having her speak? Drop her a line.
Talks & Workshops
Keynotes: Rio Grande Birding Festival, San Diego Bird Festival, Great Salt Lake Bird Festival, Biggest Week in American Birding, Wild Wonder Nature Journaling Conference, Georgia Bird Fest, National Association for Interpretation, Pennsylvania Association of Environmental Educators Conference, Central Valley Birding Symposium, Klamath Falls Winter Wings Festival.
When she’s not writing, she’s out in the field doing some very amateur nature photography and trying not to feed the mosquitoes.