A Pocket Guide to Pigeon Watching: Getting to Know the World's Most Misunderstood Bird

Featured book!

A national best selling popular science guide to a commonly seen bird, published by Workman.

ALA Booklist’s Top 10 Sci-Tech Books of 2021

ABA Best Bird Books of the Year

“the most perfect of popular science titles” –Booklist ★starred review★

More praise: BirdWatching Magazine | Forbes | Audubon | Bird Observer | Laura Erickson’s For The Birds

“So joyful that it’s almost effervescent”–Foreword Reviews

“a leader of the flock, brimming with wit and knowledge”–Birding Magazine

"Part field guide, part history, part ornithology primer, and altogether fun!"–Mary Roach, author of 7 New York Times Bestselling books

Flowers Are Pretty...Weird!

A picture book about the weird side of wildflowers, with art by Jacob Souva, through Tundra Books.

“Both educational and humorous, this is highly recommended.”–School Library Journal ★starred review★

“A short, sweet and silly introduction to the concept of coevolution.”–Nature Ecology and Evolution

Butterflies are Pretty…Gross!

A picture book about butterfly science, with art by Jacob Souva, out through Tundra Books.

Bank Street Best Children’s Book of the Year

Great Lakes Great Books 2022-23 K-1 Honor Book

2023-2024 Shining Willow Award nominee

“A witty look at the less-beautiful characteristics of butterflies.” –Kirkus ★starred review★

"My students couldn’t get enough of this fascinatingly disgusting book." –Shepherd, The best children’s books to teach you something new about animals

Birding Is My Favorite Video Game: Cartoons about the Natural World from Bird and Moon

A collection of Bird and Moon comics published by Andrews McMeel.

ALA Great Graphic Novel for Teens

Praise: 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

Science Comics: Solar System: Our Place in Space

A funny, friendly intro to the science of the solar system for ages 9-12. Published by 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★

The Atlas Obscura Explorer’s Guide for the World’s Most Adventurous Kid

New York Times bestseller! A thrilling expedition to 100 of the most surprising, mysterious, and weird-but-true places on earth. Published by Workman. Ages 8-12.

“Impresses the interconnectedness of the world upon readers, stoking their sense of respect, wonder, and opportunity.” –Booklist ★starred review★

Critter Chat

If animals could speak (and text and post selfies), what would they say? A pun-filled, surprisingly scientific book out through Nat Geo Kids.

“A feast for the eye, the inquisitive young mind, and the funny bone.” –Kirkus

Expedition Backyard

A graphic novel about urban nature, with art by Binglin Hu, out through Random House Graphic. Ages 7+.

2022 ALA Best Graphic Novel for Children

2024 Rhode Island Children's Book Award Nominee

“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

There Are No Ants in This Book

Coming July 16, 2024. In this hilarious meta picture book, discover why ants aren’t so bad. In fact, they’re pretty amazing, and with their humongous families, they might turn your picnic into a party!