A Valentine for Wild Animal Neighbors

Wild Animal Neighbors: Sharing Our Urban World has been named to the list of Top 10 Books on Sustainability for Youth for 2014 by Booklist in their February 15 issue. Happy to be sharing the list with these other fine books (waves to Sy):

The Case of the Vanishing Honeybees: A Scientific MysteryBy Sandra Markle. 2013. illus. Millbrook, $29.27 (9781467705929). Gr. 3–6.

Farmer Will Allen and the Growing Table. By Jacqueline Briggs Martin. Illus. by Eric-Shabazz Larkin. 2013. Readers to Eaters, $17.95 (9780983661535). Gr. 1–4.

Flight of the Honey Bee. By Raymond Huber. Illus. by Brian Lovelock. 2013. Candlewick, $16.99 (9780763667603). PreS–Gr. 2.

It’s Our Garden: From Seeds to Harvest in a School Garden. By George Ancona. Illus. by the author. 2013. Candlewick, $16.99 (9780763653927). K–Gr. 3.

Parrots over Puerto Rico. By Susan L. Roth and Cindy Trumbore. Illus. by Susan L. Roth. 2013. Lee & Low, $19.95 (9781620140048). Gr. 2–5.

Picture a Tree. By Barbara Reid. Illus. by the author. 2013. Albert Whitman, $16.99 (9780807565261). PreS–Gr. 1.

Planet Ark: Preserving Earth’s Biodiversity. By Adrienne Mason. Illus. by Margot Thompson. 2013. Kids Can, $18.95 (9781554537532). Gr. 3–6.

The Tapir Scientist: Saving South America’s Largest Mammal. By Sy Montgomery. Illus. by Nic Bishop. 2013. Houghton, $18.99 (9780547815480). Gr. 5–8.

The Tree Lady: The True Story of How One Tree-Loving Woman Changed a City Forever. By H. Joseph Hopkins. Illus. by Jill McElmurry. 2013. Simon & Schuster/Beach Lane, $16.99 (9781442414020). Gr. 1–3.