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Author: Darrin Lunde
Publisher: Charlesbridge Publishing
Binding Type: Hardcover
Size: 7.10h x 10.20w x 0.50d
Audience: Ages 9-12
Kirkus Reviews 08/15/2019
Booklist 11/15/2019 pg. 44
School Library Journal 11/22/2019 pg. 1
Horn Book Magazine 01/01/2020 pg. 107
Hornbook Guide to Children 01/01/2020 - Superior,Well Above Average
About the Author
Darrin Lunde has worked as a mammalogist at the American Museum of Natural History and at the Smithsonian Institute. His work has brought him into contact with all kinds of animals, big and small, throughout the remote forests of South America, Africa, and Asia where he camped for months at a time to survey species diversity and to discover new species. He is the author of Hello, Bumblebee Bat, a Theodor Seuss Geisel Award Honor Book, After the Kill, and other books about animals. He lives in Washington, DC. Kelsey is an illustrator and lover of all things nature. Her work centers around an array of natural history subjects, often inspired by the myriad ways humans connect with and study the natural world. She received her first scat identification book around the age of 10 and loved that it helped her learn to identify the natural world around her. Her gouache illustrations focus on natural history subjects like taxonomy, biodiversity, and taxidermy, as well as related subjects like astronomy and the ways humans relate to the natural world. Her first book as an author, What We See in the Stars: An Illustrated Tour of the Night Sky, came out in Fall 2017. She lives in Minneapolis with her husband, Nick, and their two cats, Jamie and Fiona.
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