Linda Kenyon is an avid field naturalist who frequently writes about songbirds and other wildlife.
Easy to understand... Kenyon's passion is evident throughout this book as she describes the "heroes" of the rainforest birds.-- (01/01/2007) [Winner, Youth Book Competition, 2006 Science in Society Journalism Awards, National Association of Science Writers]--National Association of Science Writers (06/16/2007) Readers will meet dedicated people from around the world who are fighting to ensure a future for these beautiful birds.--Our Choice 2007, Canadian Children's Book Centre (01/01/2007) A joy to read because they carry a message of hope... success stories told in an inspiring way.-- (07/01/2006) Award winning... With beautiful photography and inspiring examples of individuals passionately devoted to wildlife conservation, these are excellent resource for the classroom or school library.-- (12/01/2006) Winner of the 2006 Science In Society Journalism Award in the Youth Book competition--Canadian Science Writers' Association Clearly outlines the various threats... and introduces readers to organizations and individuals trying to save them... effective overviews.-- (12/01/2006) [reviewed with Alligator and Crocodile Rescue and Bear Rescue] Suitable for gifts to reading age children and as communication tools for all ages. Nicely done.-- (12/01/2006) The Firefly Animal Rescue Series are stellar in their ability to drive home a point to young readers. The language is easy to understand and explanations are always provided. Undoubtedly, the marvelous photographs complement the "to the point" narratives. Linda Kenyon's passion is evident throughout the book as she describes the "heroes" of the rainforest birds.... The book is successful in its ability to provide short, easy to read snippets of what the world is doing to protect rainforest birds. The book would be a definite strength to any school or public library collection.-- (12/01/2006) Starred Selection 2007--Canadian Children's Book Centre (01/01/2007) Starred Selection--Canadian Children's Book Centre (01/01/2007)