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Urban roosts

where birds nest in the city

by Barbara Bash

  • 157 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Sierra Club Books, Little, Brown in San Francisco, Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Birds -- Nests -- Juvenile literature,
  • Urban animals -- Juvenile literature

  • About the Edition

    Describes the birds that make their homes in the heart of the city and examines how they have adjusted to such a harsh urban environment.

    Edition Notes

    StatementBarbara Bash.
    GenreJuvenile literature
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[32] p. :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23260397M
    ISBN 100316083062, 0316083127
    LC Control Number89070187

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Urban Roosts inspired my students to look at their urban neighborhood closely and carefully. I also left Gordon Morrison’s book, Nature in the Neighborhood, for the students to look through.

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Urban roosts by Barbara Bash, Sierra Club Books,Sierra Club Books, Little, Brown edition, in English - Urban roosts book : Children's natural history author and artist Barbara Bash, whose Tree Tales picture-book series explored the world of various arboreal species, turns here to the life of city birds, and the urban homes that they have created for themselves.

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All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text. Second-graders at CS in Harlem love animals – and so does Barbara Bash, author and illustrator of Urban Roosts: Where Birds Nest in the City.

Behind the Book brought together Barbara Bash, students at CSand their teachers, Mr. Perino and Ms. Blanks-Brooks, in a program that combined science, reading, writing, and art. Urban Roosts: Where Birds Nest in the City Barbara Bash, Author, Club Books Sierra, Author Little, Brown Books for Young Readers $ (32p) ISBN.

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Urban Roosts investigates 13 different types of birds, including finches, barn owls, the average pigeon, and the extraordinary peregrine falcon.

The book uses illustrations to tell most of its story, so while its reading level is upper elementary, children of all ages will learn something new from reading Urban Roosts.

Urban Roosts investigates 13 different types of birds, including finches, barn owls, the average pigeon, and the extraordinary peregrine falcon. The book uses illustrations to tell most of its story, so while its reading level is upper elementary, children of all ages will learn something new from reading Urban Roosts.

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Although I wouldn't say that I enjoyed Urban Roosts: Where Birds Nest in the City quite as much as Bash's Tree Tales, particularly Tree of Life: The World of the African Baobab (my favorite, of her books), I did find it engaging, and thought it 3/5(1). Book Details Close Window: Print «Previous Title Next Title» Urban Roosts: Where Birds Nest in the City Bash, Barbara AR Quiz No.

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