Birds Build nests
From morning ’til night
Designers in flight
That’s when birds build their nests.
A bird’s nest can be an amazingly delicate, hidden pouch or a vast, towering structure. Scientists have identified more than nine thousand bird species around the world, and each has its own unique nest design. This stunning introduction highlights just a few of these fascinating and beautiful cradles.
Yvonne Winer’s charming and evocative verses explain how, when, where, and why birds build there nests. Her elegant poetry is accompanied by finely detailed, captivating illustrations by Tony Oliver, one of the world’s most renowned wildlife artists.