Book Category: Wildlife

  • At the Edge of the Pond
    Non-FictionDewey, J.O. 1987. Little, Brown, and Company. Category(ies): Fish, Habitats & Ecosystems, Insects & Inverts, Nature, Nature Exploration, Plants, Pond/Lake, Reptiles and Amphibians, Wildlife – Keywords: aquatic life
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • McCrephy’s Field
    FictionMyers, C. and Myers, L.B. 1991. Houghton Mifflin & Com. Category(ies): Environmental Issues, Habitats & Ecosystems, Natural Cycles, Natural Resources & Land Use, Plants, Prairie, Stewardship, Wildlife – Keywords: change over time
    Age Group:

  • Living on the Edge: Endangered Species in Iowa
    Non-FictionHowell, D. and Leoschke, M. 1992. Iowa Department of Natural Resources. Category(ies): Endangered Species, Plants, Wildlife – Keywords:
    Age Group: Parents & educators

  • Nature Cross-Sections
    Non-FictionOrr, R. 1995. Dorling Kindersley. Category(ies): Art & Nature, Forest/Trees, Habitats & Ecosystems, Nature, Nature Exploration, Plants, Wildlife – Keywords:
    Age Group:

  • Iowa’s Natural Heritage
    Non-FictionCooper, T.C. 1982. Iowa Natural Heritage Foundation and Iowa Academy of Science. Category(ies): Habitats & Ecosystems, Stewardship, Wildlife – Keywords: Iowa specific
    Age Group: Parents & educators

  • A Sand County Almanac
    Non-FictionLeopold, A. 1966. Oxford University Press. Category(ies): Natural Resources & Land Use, Nature Exploration, Stewardship, Wildlife – Keywords: wildlife management
    Age Group: Parents & educators

  • Trends in Wildlife Populations and Harvest
    Non-FictionIowa Department of Natural Resources. 2016. Iowa Department of Natural Resources. Category(ies): Habitats & Ecosystems, Natural Resources & Land Use, Wildlife – Keywords: wildlife management
    Age Group: Parents & educators

  • Iowa Hunting and Trapping Regulations
    Non-FictionIowa Department of Natural Resources. 2016. Iowa Department of Natural Resources. Category(ies): Habitats & Ecosystems, Natural Resources & Land Use, Wildlife – Keywords: wildlife management
    Age Group: Parents & educators

  • Attracting Backyard Wildlife
    Non-FictionIowa Department of Natural Resources. Iowa Department of Natural Resources. Category(ies): Natural Resources & Land Use, Wildlife – Keywords: wildlife management
    Age Group: Parents & educators

  • White-tailed Deer Population Management in the North Central States
    Non-FictionHine, L. and Nehls, S. 1980. North Central Section of the Wildlife Society. Category(ies): Habitats & Ecosystems, Natural Resources & Land Use, Wildlife – Keywords: wildlife management
    Age Group: Parents & educators

  • Landscaping for Wildlife
    Non-FictionHenderson, C.L. 1987. Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. Category(ies): Natural Resources & Land Use, Plants, Wildlife – Keywords: wildlife management
    Age Group: Parents & educators

  • The Ring-necked Pheasant in Iowa
    Non-FictionFarris. A.L. 1977. Iowa Conservation Commission. Category(ies): Birds, Natural Resources & Land Use, Wildlife – Keywords: wildlife management
    Age Group: Parents & educators

  • A Field Guide to Animal Tracks (Peterson Field Guide Series)
    Non-FictionMurie, O. J. 1975. Houghton-Mifflin Co. Category(ies): Mammals, Nature Exploration, Reptiles and Amphibians, Wildlife – Keywords: field guide
    Age Group: Parents & educators

  • Pond and Brook: A Guide to nature in Freshwater Environments
    Non-FictionCaduto, M.J., Meadows, D.H. 1990. University Press of New England. Category(ies): Fish, Habitats & Ecosystems, Plants, Pond/Lake, Reptiles and Amphibians, Wildlife – Keywords: field guide
    Age Group: Parents & educators

  • National Survey of Fishing, Hunting, and Wildlife-Associated Recreation
    Non-FictionU.S. Department of the Interior. 1992. U.S. Department of the Interior. Category(ies): Fish, Fishing, Habitats & Ecosystems, Mammals, Natural Resources & Land Use, Wildlife – Keywords:
    Age Group: Parents & educators

  • An American Crusade for Wildlife
    Non-FictionTrefethen, J.B. 1975. Boone and Crocket Club. Category(ies): Habitats & Ecosystems, Mammals, Natural Resources & Land Use, Wildlife – Keywords:
    Age Group: Parents & educators

  • Beyond Fair Chase: The Ethic and Tradition of Hunting
    Non-FictionPosewitz, J. 1994. Falcon Publishing, Incorporated. Category(ies): Habitats & Ecosystems, Mammals, Natural Resources & Land Use, Wildlife – Keywords: hunter ethics
    Age Group: Parents & educators

  • There’s a Bat in the Attic and a Woodchuck in the Garden
    Non-FictionPatterson, R.A. 1985. Indian Creek Nature Center. Category(ies): Habitats & Ecosystems, Mammals, Urban Environment, Wildlife – Keywords: Bats, gardens, woodchucks
    Age Group: Parents & educators

  • North Central Hunter Education Manual
    Non-FictionOutdoor Empire Publishing. 1993.  Outdoor Empire Publishing. Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords: hunter education
    Age Group: Parents & educators

  • A Home for Pearl Video and Tacher’s Guide
    Non-FictionWestervelt E. and M.O. 1990. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Category(ies): Birds, Habitats & Ecosystems, Natural Resources & Land Use, Wildlife – Keywords:
    Age Group: Parents & educators

  • Common Cents for Wildlife
    Non-FictionIowa Department of Natural Resources. 2001. Iowa Department of Natural Resources. Category(ies): Natural Resources & Land Use, Wildlife – Keywords:
    Age Group: Parents & educators

  • A Career in the Environment? Naturally!
    Non-FictionIowa Department of Natural Resources. 2001.  Iowa Department of Natural Resources. Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords: careers
    Age Group: Parents & educators

  • Attracting Backyard Wildlife
    Non-FictionIowa Department of Natural Resources. 2001. Iowa Department of Natural Resources. Category(ies): Habitats & Ecosystems, Natural Resources & Land Use, Urban Environment, Wildlife – Keywords: urban wildlife
    Age Group: Parents & educators

  • Management of Nongame Wildlife in the Midwest: A Developing Art
    Non-FictionHale, J.P. et al. 1986. North Central Section of the Wildlife Society. Category(ies): Natural Resources & Land Use, Wildlife – Keywords: wildlife management
    Age Group: Parents & educators

  • Wildlife Management on Your Own Land
    Non-FictionCadieux, C. L., 1985. Stakpole Books. Category(ies): Natural Resources & Land Use, Wildlife – Keywords: wildlife management
    Age Group: Parents & educators

  • Creatures of the Night
    Fiction

    Brooks, S. 2005. Purple Sky Publishing.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords: nocturnal
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Today is Monday
    Fiction

    Carle, E. 1997. Penguin Group (USA).

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords:
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Eric Carle’s Animals, Animals
    Fiction

    Carle, E. 1999. Putnam Juvenile.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords:
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • The Great Race: The Story of the Chinese Zodiac
    Fiction

    Casey, D. and A. Wilson. 2006. Barefoot Books.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords: Chinese Zodiac
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • The Best Book of Night Time Animals
    Non-Fiction

    Weber, B. 2006. Houghton Mifflin Company.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords: nocturnal
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • What’s Awake 1 2 3
    Non-Fiction

    Whitehouse, P. 2002. Heinemann.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords: nocturnal
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • What’s Awake ABC
    Non-Fiction

    Whitehouse, P. 2002. Heinemann.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords: nocturnal
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Animals Should Definitely Not Wear Clothing
    Fiction

    Barrett, J. and R. Barrett. 1988. Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords:
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Annie and the Wild Animals
    Fiction

    Brett, J. 1989. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords:
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • DK Readers: Wild Baby Animals (Level 1: Beginning to Read)
    Non-Fiction

    Wallace, K. 2000. DK Publishing, Inc.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords: wild baby animals
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • I Love Animals: Wild, Scary, Cute or Cuddly, We Love Them All
    Non-Fiction

    Priddy, R. and J. Rigg. 2004. St. Martin’s Press.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords:
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • What is an Amphibian?
    Non-Fiction

    Schaefer, L.M. 2001. Coughlan Publishing.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords: amphibians
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Ubiquitous: Celebrating Nature’s Survivors
    Non-Fiction

    Sidman, J., and B. Prange. 2010. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords: animal survivors
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Animal Fact, Animal Fable
    Non-Fiction

    Simon, S. 1987. Random House Children’s Books.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords:
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • North Country Night
    Non-Fiction

    Souci, D.S. 1990. Doubleday Publishing.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords: nocturnal
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Animals in Camouflage
    Non-Fiction

    Tildes, P. L. 2000. San Val.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords: camouflage
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • When It Is Night and when It Is Day
    Non-Fiction

    Tyers, J. 1996. Houghton Mifflin Company.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords: nocturnal
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • How do animals hide?
    Non-Fiction

    Kalman, B. 2010. Crabtree Publishing Company.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords: camouflage
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Can I Keep Him?
    Non-Fiction

    Kellog, S. and S. Seidel. 1992. Penguin Group (USA).

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords:
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Picture Book of Night-Time Animals
    Non-Fiction

    Mabie, G. 1997. Troll Communications L.L.C.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords: nocturnal
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Night Animals
    Non-Fiction

    Meredith, S. 2003. Usborne Publishing Limited.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords: nocturnal
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Animal Camouflage
    Non-Fiction

    Mettler, R. 2001. Moonlight Publishing Co.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords: camouflage
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • What Color is Camouflage?
    Non-Fiction

    Otto, C. and M. Lloyd. 1996. HarperCollins Publishers.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords: camouflage
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • It’s a Perfect Night
    Non-Fiction

    Pizer, A. 2003. Macmillan UK.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords: nocturnal
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • If Not for the Cat
    Non-Fiction

    Prelutsky, J. 2004. Greenwillow.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords:
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Biggest, Strongest, Fastest
    Non-Fiction

    Jenkins, S. 1997. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords:
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Clever Camouflagers
    Non-Fiction

    Fredericks, A. D., and K. Povelite. 2000. T&N Children’s Publishing.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords: camouflage
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • 3-D Close Up: Animal Camouflage
    Non-Fiction

    Gilpin, D. 2010. Advantage Publishers Group.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords: camouflage
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Claws, Coats, and Camouflage: The Ways Animals Fit Into Their Worlds
    Non-Fiction

    Goodman, S. E. and M. Doolittle. 2001. Lerner Publishing Group.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords: adaptations
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Chickens Aren’t the Only Ones (World of Nature Series)
    Non-Fiction

    Heller, R. 1999. Penguin Group (USA).

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords: egg laying animals
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Hide and Seek: Nature’s Best Vanishing Acts
    Non-Fiction

    Helman, A., and G. Jecan. 2008. Walker & Company.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords: camouflage
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • All Kinds of Animals (It’s Science)
    Non-Fiction

    Hewitt, S. 1999. Children’s Press (CT).

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords:
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • I Read Signs
    Non-Fiction

    Hoban, T. 1987. HarperCollins Publishers.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords: symbols & signs
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Big and Little
    Non-Fiction

    Jenkins, S. 1996. Haughton Mifflin.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords:
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • The Sunset Switch
    Non-Fiction

    Kudlinski, K. 2005. T&N Children’s Publishing.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords: nocturnal
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Daytime and Nighttime Animals
    Non-Fiction

    Behm, B.J. 1999. Gareth Stevens Audio.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords: nocturnal
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Animals by Day & Night
    Non-Fiction

    Bertolucci, C., A. Bartolozzi, and F. Milo. 2003. School Specialty Children’s Publishing.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords: nocturnal
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Why Do Tigers Have Stripes? A Book about Camouflage
    Non-Fiction

    Dell, P. J. 2006. Capstone Press.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords: camouflage
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Animal Planet: The Most Extreme Predators
    Non-Fiction

    Discovery Channel. 2007. Wiley, John & Sons.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords: predators
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Where Are the Night Animals?
    Non-Fiction

    Fraser, M.A. 1999. HarperCollins Children’s Books.

    Category(ies): Wildlife – Keywords: nocturnal
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Wild in the City
    Fiction

    Thornhill, J. 1996. Sierra Club Books for Children.

    Category(ies): Urban Environment, Wildlife – Keywords: frogs
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • The Living Town
    Non-Fiction

    Hester, N. 2004. Watts Pub Group.

    Category(ies): Urban Environment, Wildlife – Keywords: city wildlife
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Urban Wildlife: An Introduction to Familiar Species (North American Nature Guides)
    Non-Fiction

    Kavanagh, J. and R. Leung. 2001. Waterford Press.

    Category(ies): Urban Environment, Wildlife – Keywords: urban wildlife
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Animals in Cities and Parks
    Non-Fiction

    Raintree Steck-Vaughn. 1987. Steck-Vaughn.

    Category(ies): Urban Environment, Wildlife – Keywords: frogs
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • One Very Small Square: Nighttime in My Backyard
    Non-Fiction

    Silver, D.M. 1994. W. H. Freeman Company.

    Category(ies): Urban Environment, Wildlife – Keywords: nocturnal
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Baby Einstein: Neighborhood Animals
    Non-Fiction

    Singer, M., J. Aigner-Clark, and N. Zaidi. 2001. Hyperion Books for Children.

    Category(ies): Urban Environment, Wildlife – Keywords: urban wildlife
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Empty Lot
    Fiction

    Fife, D. 1996. Sagebrush Education Resources.

    Category(ies): Urban Environment, Wildlife – Keywords: Earth Day, 0
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • In My Backyard
    Fiction

    Giogas, V. 2007. Sylvan Dell Publishing.

    Category(ies): Urban Environment, Wildlife – Keywords: frogs
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Each Living Thing
    Fiction

    Ryder, J. 2000. Harcourt Children’s Books.

    Category(ies): Stewardship, Wildlife – Keywords:
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Bugs for Dinner?: The Eating Habits of Neighborhood Creatures
    Non-Fiction

    Epstein, S. 1989. Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing.

    Category(ies): Urban Environment, Wildlife – Keywords: neighborhood animals
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • The City Kid’s Field Guide
    Non-Fiction

    Herberman, E. 1989. Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing.

    Category(ies): Urban Environment, Wildlife – Keywords: city field guide
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Animal Senses: How Animals See, Hear, Taste, Smell and Feel
    Non-Fiction

    Kaner, E. 1999. Kids Can Press, Limited.

    Category(ies): Senses, Wildlife – Keywords: animal senses
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • The Noisy Counting Book
    Non-Fiction

    Schade, S. and J. Butler. 1987. Random House Books for Young Readers.

    Category(ies): Senses, Wildlife – Keywords: wetlands
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Voices from the Wild: An Animal Sensagoria
    Fiction

    Bouchard, D. and R. Parker. 1996. Chronicle Books LLC.

    Category(ies): Senses, Wildlife – Keywords: animal sounds
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • How Animals Use Their Senses
    Non-Fiction

    Hickman, P. 2006. Kids Can Press, Limited.

    Category(ies): Senses, Wildlife – Keywords: animal senses
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • A Bed for Winter
    Fiction

    Wallace, K. 2000. DK Publishing, Inc.

    Category(ies): Seasons, Wildlife – Keywords: winter
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Bear Snores On
    Fiction

    Wilson, K. 2002. Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing.

    Category(ies): Seasons, Wildlife – Keywords: winter
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • The Big Snow
    Fiction

    Hader, B. 2005. Simon & Schuster Children’s.

    Category(ies): Seasons, Wildlife – Keywords: winter
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Moon Glowing
    Fiction

    Partridge, E. 1992. Penguin Young Readers Group.

    Category(ies): Seasons, Wildlife – Keywords: winter
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • In November
    Fiction

    Rylant, C. 2000. Harcourt.

    Category(ies): Seasons, Wildlife – Keywords: fall
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • North Country Spring
    Fiction

    Sivertson, L. 1997. Houghton Mifflin Company.

    Category(ies): Seasons, Wildlife – Keywords: spring
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Little Bit of Winter
    Fiction

    Stewart, P. 1999. HarperCollins Children’s Books.

    Category(ies): Seasons, Wildlife – Keywords: winter
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Animals in the Fall
    Non-Fiction

    Saunders-Smith, G. 1997. Capstone Press.

    Category(ies): Seasons, Wildlife – Keywords: fall
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Snow
    Non-Fiction

    Stojic, M. 2002. Crown Books for Young Readers.

    Category(ies): Seasons, Wildlife – Keywords: winter
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Animal Seasons
    Non-Fiction

    Wildsmith, B. 1991. Oxford University Press.

    Category(ies): Seasons, Wildlife – Keywords: winter
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Happy Day
    Fiction

    Krauss, R. 1989. HarperCollins Children’s Books.

    Category(ies): Seasons, Wildlife – Keywords: spring
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • The Mitten
    Fiction

    Brett, J. 1989. G.P. Putnam Sons.

    Category(ies): Seasons, Wildlife – Keywords: trees
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Winter Moon
    Fiction

    George, J.C. 2001. HarperCollins Publishers.

    Category(ies): Seasons, Wildlife – Keywords: winter
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • What Do Animals Do in Winter?: How Animals Survive the Cold
    Non-Fiction

    Berger, M. 1995. Ideals Publications.

    Category(ies): Seasons, Wildlife – Keywords: winter
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • How and why Animals Prepare for Winter
    Non-Fiction

    Pascoe, E. 2000. Creative Teaching Press, Incorporated.

    Category(ies): Seasons, Wildlife – Keywords: winter
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Stranger in the Woods: A Photographic Fantasy
    Non-Fiction

    Sams, C.R. 2000. Sams, Carl, R. II, Photography.

    Category(ies): Seasons, Wildlife – Keywords: winter
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • A Color of His Own
    Fiction

    Lionni, L. 1997. Random House Children’s Books.

    Category(ies): Reptiles and Amphibians, Wildlife – Keywords: chameleon
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Turtle Time: A Bedtime Story
    Fiction

    Stoddard, S. L. Munsinger. 1997. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

    Category(ies): Reptiles and Amphibians, Wildlife – Keywords: turtles
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Growing Frogs
    Fiction

    French, V. and A. Bartlett. 2003. Candlewick Press.

    Category(ies): Reptiles and Amphibians, Wildlife – Keywords: frogs
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Alligator at Saw Grass Road
    Fiction

    Halfmann, J., and L. Anzalone. 2006. Palm Publishing, LLC.

    Category(ies): Reptiles and Amphibians, Wildlife – Keywords: alligator
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade