Ranger Rick: Big Book of Backyard Fun is a collection of the best games, stories, and activities from Ranger Rick Magazine. Colorfully illustrated and full of exciting activities for kids, this is the perfect addition to any young explorer's library!
Learn about common birds, bugs, and mammals that inhabit your backyard, and discover how to attract wildlife with easy-to-build bird feeders, bug hotels, and even a corny squirrel swing! Additional chapters on life after dark and your backyard during winter explore the animals that emerge at night, as well as the science of snow and ice. This book also includes a special section on backyard nature photography, including "Six Tricks for Great Pix."
Jennifer Bové is a long-time contributor to Ranger Rick, Jr. magazine and Your Big Backyard. She lives in Lander, Wyoming.