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The backyard bird chronicles  Cover Image Book Book

The backyard bird chronicles / written and illustrated by Amy Tan.

Tan, Amy, (author,, illustrator.).

Summary:

"In 2016, author Amy Tan grew overwhelmed by the state of the world: Hatred and misinformation became a daily presence on social media, and the country felt more divisive than ever. In search of peace, Tan turned toward the natural world just beyond her window and, specifically, the birds flocking to the feeders in her yard. But what began as an attempt to find solace turned into something far greater--an opportunity to savor quiet moments during a volatile time, connect to nature in a meaningful way, and imagine the intricate lives of the birds she admired. Tracking the natural beauty that surrounds us, The Backyard Bird Chronicles maps the passage of time--from before the pandemic to the days of quarantine--through daily entries, thoughtful questions, and beautiful original sketches. With boundless charm and wit, Amy Tan charts her foray into birding and the natural wonders of the world"-- Provided by publisher.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780593536131
  • Physical Description: 1 volume : color illustrations ; 20 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, [2024]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"This is a Borzoi book"--Title page verso.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Source of Description Note:
Description based on OCLC data; resource not viewed.
Subject: Tan, Amy.
Bird watching.
Bird watching.
Birds.
Birds.
Nature.
Nature.
Genre: Creative nonfiction.

Available copies

  • 0 of 2 copies available at Skagit Evergreen Libraries. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Burlington Public Library System. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Burlington Public Library.

Holds

  • 3 current holds with 2 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Burlington Public Library 813.54 TAN 2024 39851001770412 New Non-fiction Copy hold Checked out 05/29/2024


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