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National Bird Day

Celebrate National Bird Day on Jaunary 5th with these titles from Macmillan Children's Publishing Group.

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Henry Holt and Co.

Tuko and the Birds

A Tale from the Philippines

Life was peaceful on the small Philippine island of Luzon. The men fished, the women cooked, the children played games, and the birds sang. Everyone knew it...

"...Life was peaceful on the small Philippine island of Luzon. The men fished, the women cooked, the children played games, and the birds sang. Everyone knew it.... Life was peaceful on the small Philippine island of Luzon. The men fished, the women cooked, the children played games, and the birds sang. Everyone knew it was time for bed when they heard the birds’ good-night song. Then Tuko arrived. Tuko, the gecko, bellowed his name five times every time he ate—day or night. Everyone was miserable ..."

By Shirley Climo and Francisco Mora

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A Neal Porter Book

Little Red Bird

SOMETHING NEW AND UNEXPECTED – sweet and gentle– from the creator of Bad Kitty and Poor Puppy. Sweetly enchanting paintings and a gently rhyming text tell...

Nick Bruel Nick Bruel

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Melanie Kroupa Books

The Race to Save the Lord God Bird

The tragedy of extinction is explained through the dramatic story of a legendary bird, the Ivory-billed Woodpecker, and of those who tried to possess it, paint...

Phillip Hoose Phillip Hoose

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