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Monica Russo

Biography

Monica Russo

Monica Russo is the author and illustrator of several children’s nature books, including AMAZING INSECTS, CHILLY CREATURES, TREE ALMANAC, and WATCHING NATURE. She wrote the “Nature Notes” column for southern Maine’s Sun Chronicle for many years. She is an experienced birdwatcher and a founding member of the Maine Entomological Society.

Monica Russo

Books by Monica Russo

Written by Monica Russo with photographs by Kevin Byron. - Children's, Children's Nonfiction, Nature, Nonfiction

An engaging book that encourages young nature enthusiasts to explore the world of birds. This generously illustrated, full-color book teaches kids that birds can be seen almost anywhere: in city parks and streets, zoos, farms, and backyards. Using “Try This,” “Look For,” and “Listen For” prompts, BIRDOLOGY promotes independent observation and analysis, writing and drawing skills, and nature literacy.