Stokes Beginner's Guide to Dragonflies (Paperback)

By Jackie Sones, Lillian Stokes, Donald Stokes, Blair Nikula

Little, Brown and Company, 9780316816793, 160pp.

Publication Date: April 29, 2002

List Price: 10.00*
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A pocket-size, brilliantly colorful, simple-to-use guide to dragonflies, containing dozens of full-color photographs that enable readers of all ages to identify the most common species; range maps; tips on attracting dragonflies, information on habitat needs, life cycle, food preferences; and much more.

About the Author

Donald and Lilian Stokes are widely recognized as America's foremost authorities on birds and nature. They are the hosts of the PBS series BirdWatch with Don and Lilian Stokes. Their books include the bestselling Stokes Field Guide to Birds (Eastern and Western editions). 

Blair Nikula has been studying and photographing dragonflies for the past decade. Jackie Sones is a naturalist with the Massachusetts Audobon Society. For ten years, she has been teaching people about dragonflies. Together, they coedit the dragonfly newsletter Ode News