Project Description

About Woodpeckers

About Woodpeckers

A Guide for Children

by Cathryn Sill
illustrated by John Sill

This beginner’s guide offers a thoughtful first glimpse into the world of woodpeckers.

In this addition to the acclaimed About… series, educator and author Cathryn Sill offers a colorful and informative introduction to the diverse world of woodpeckers. With the help of the beautifully detailed illustrations from noted wildlife illustrator John Sill, About Woodpeckers explains the basic characteristics that all woodpeckers share, while presenting a closer look at the many types of birds that fall into this diverse category. To inspire young readers to learn more, an afterword provides further detail on the woodpeckers portrayed.

To pre-order this book, please contact sales at 1-800-241-0113 (404-876-8761) between 10:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.

Format: Hardcover
Price: $16.95
ISBN: 978-1-68263-004-4
Publication Date: 8/1/2018
Page Count: 48
Size: 10″ x 8-1/2″
Age Range: 3 – 7
Language: English

F&P: K, Gr 2, Genre I
Lexile: AD550L
Themes: Animals, Zoology, Ecosystems
BISAC 1: JNF003030 JUVENILE NONFICTION / Animals / Birds
BISAC 2:  JNF051050 JUVENILE NONFICTION / Science & Nature / Biology
BISAC 3: JNF051100 JUVENILE NONFICTION / Science & Nature / Environmental Science & Ecosystems

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Meet the Author

Cathryn Sill

Cathryn Sill, a graduate of Western Carolina University, was an elementary school teacher for thirty years. She lives in North Carolina.

Meet the Illustrator

John Sill

John Sill holds a BS in wildlife biology from North Carolina State University. Combining his knowledge of wildlife and artistic skill, John has achieved an impressive reputation as a wildlife artist and received several awards. He lives in North Carolina. You can visit his website here.