Nature in the Neighborhood

Nature in the Neighborhood Cover

Nature in the Neighborhood

By Gordon Morrison

Houghton Mifflin Books for Children, Library Binding, 9780618352159, 32pp.

Publication Date: October 1, 2004


Take a stroll through the seasons with naturalist Gordon Morrison as he reveals all of the many plants and animals to be found around one’s own neighborhood. Beautiful detailed watercolors paired with clear text and captions for additional information make this a book that will be enjoyed by readers young and old.

Praise For Nature in the Neighborhood

This offering could serve as a resource for nature study or community units and will encourage readers to observe and appreciate their own surroundings.
School Library Journal

"Young browsers will enjoy poring over this gentle encouragement to notice and appreciate the buzzing natural world that surrounds them." Booklist, ALA

"A pleasant and simple narrative...[the] pencil-and-watercolor environmental illustrations are charming, and the primary text is supplemented by interesting bits of information." Kirkus Reviews

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