Marvels of Creation: Breathtaking Birds

Marvels of Creation: Breathtaking Birds

This spectacular book brings the world of feathered creatures alive in a unique and colorful way.

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Contents

  • Children Wood Duck
    Nov. 8, 2013

    One of the most beautiful ducks in the world is the wood duck.

  • Children Wild Turkey
    Nov. 1, 2013

    The male turkey is larger than the female.

  • Children Turkey Vulture
    Oct. 18, 2013

    The turkey vulture, commonly called buzzard, is a blackish-colored bird with a reddish, featherless head.

  • Children Sulfur-Crested Cockatoo
    Aug. 29, 2013

    This spectacular-looking parrot can be found in Australia and New Guinea.

  • Children Secretary Bird
    Aug. 22, 2013

    The secretary bird can be found in the southern two-thirds of Africa in the open grasslands, plains, and savannahs.

  • Children Ruby-Throated Hummingbird
    July 31, 2013

    In the sun, the feathers of the hummingbird flash a metallic green and the throat of the male sparkles a fiery red color.

  • Children Roadrunner
    July 25, 2013

    The roadrunner is the world’s fastest running-flying bird.

  • Children Rainbow Lorikeet
    July 12, 2013

    The rainbow lorikeet is a medium-sized parrot that lives in northern and eastern Australia.

  • Children Ptarmigan
    July 5, 2013

    The ptarmigan lives among rocks with little vegetation at an altitude of 2,000 feet (609.6 m) or more in severe habitat.

  • Children Osprey
    May 31, 2013

    The osprey of North America, known as the fish hawk, is successful 90 percent of the time at making its catch.

  • Children Pileated Woodpecker
    May 23, 2013

    The pileated woodpecker is the largest woodpecker in North America.

  • Children Great Cormorant
    May 10, 2013

    The great cormorant can be found worldwide.

  • Children Hoatzin
    May 3, 2013

    The hoatzin is a very colorful bird with a blue head, a tuft of feathers standing up on the head, and an orange iris in the eye.

  • Children Greater Flamingo
    March 21, 2013

    This strange-looking bird is known for its long neck, long legs, and pink color.

  • Children Great Blue Heron
    March 8, 2013

    Standing as an elegant sculpture, the great blue heron remains motionless in the shallow water.

  • Children Emperor Penguin
    March 1, 2013

    The emperor penguin is one of the largest, and hardiest of the seabirds.

  • Children Common Snipe
    Feb. 22, 2013

    How many of us have gone snipe hunting as children at dusk?

  • Children Common Raven
    Feb. 15, 2013

    The raven is the largest member of the crow family and also the largest songbird.

  • Children Canada Goose
    Feb. 8, 2013

    Seeing the famous “V” formation of the Canada goose is always a blessing to anyone who loves and appreciates nature.

  • Children Cassowary
    Feb. 1, 2013

    The lonesome call of a loon has been likened to a yodel, laughter, or a cry.

  • Children Common Loon
    Jan. 25, 2013

    The lonesome call of a loon has been likened to a yodel, laughter, or a cry. Once heard, you will never forget it.

  • Children Brown Pelican
    Jan. 18, 2013

    Pelicans are the largest of all the aquatic birds and are famous for the large pouch of skin hanging from their lower jaw.

  • Children Black Skimmer
    Jan. 4, 2013

    Skimmers are nicknamed scissorbills because of the design of their beak.

  • Children Atlantic Puffin
    Dec. 7, 2012

    The puffin, also known as the sea parrot, is a popular and easily recognized sea bird.

  • Children Bald Eagle
    Nov. 30, 2012

    Bald eagles can usually be sighted near rivers, lakes, or the ocean, perched in trees or atop bluffs.

  • Children Arctic Tern
    Nov. 15, 2012

    The arctic tern inhabits the coastal waters, lakes, and marshlands of the northern parts of Europe, Asia, and North America.

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