Nature Books for Children


The Backyard Naturalist stocks nature books for kids at all reading levels — From finger puppet board books, like the Look at Me board book series, to the field guide we recommend for Junior Birders, The Young Birder’s Guide to Birds of North America.
Here are some of our current titles (subject to availability).

Science and Nature Books for Children

Learning About (Series):

  • The Solar System
  • Insects
  • Turtles
  • Butterflies
  • Rocks
  • Leaves
  • Birds
  • Birds of Prey

Wildlife Ranger Action Guide
A Kid’s Guide to Dogs
A Kid’s Guide to Cats
Because of an Acorn

Kids Books about Birds and Birding
Young Birder’s Guide
Bird Watching for Kids
I love Birds!
A Nest is Noisy
Birds Make Nests
Amazing Animals – Owls
Counting on Birds
Raptor!
Owling
Barn Owls
Owl Babies Book and Toy Gift Set

Other Nature Themes
Baby Animals Book and Finger Puppet (Series)
Mommy Loves
Daddy Cuddles
Mommy Hugs
Daddy Kisses
Good Night, Maryland
Yoga Together
Mama and Baby!
The Hike