I wrote three books to help celebrate the bicentennial of the Lewis and Clark Expedition. Two of these combined biology with history, “Animals on the Trail with Lewis and Clark” and “Plants on the Trail with Lewis and Clark.” The third combined history with information about the United States today, …
“The Right Dog for the Job” follows Irah, a wonderful golden retriever who started out as a service dog in training and ended up as a Guide Dog for the Blind. I made many new friends, both canine and human, while working on this project.
Kids will love learning about some of the many helpful jobs dogs do for people using their amazing sense of smell.
Young horse lovers can learn about the many ways people at different times and places have dressed up their horses in special ways.
Young readers can learn how scientists are using osprey chicks to learn about contamination in a river from heavy metals from earlier mining.
This book for the whole family tells of a bison calf growing up on the American Prairie Reserve, along with sidebars about bison life for older readers.
Kids in Seattle and beyond will love learning about Eclipse, the dog who figured out how to get to her favorite dog park on the bus all by herself.
Kids love dogs and dogs love kids–what’s behind our great relationship with our favorite animal friends?