Birdwatchers and puzzle fans alike will delight in this fresh collection of games, puzzles, and avian amusements by noted puzzler Patrick Merrell. Packed with bird-themed crosswords, visual puzzles, and the first-ever Birdoku challenges, the book also features fascinating bird facts, trivia, and lore. It’s the ideal gift for every savvy birdwatcher!
“Full of whimsical facts, pithy quotes, and meaty puzzles.”
— Scott Weidensaul, author of Of a Feather: A Brief History of American Birding
“There’s a smile or more on every page. And I’m still smiling.”
— Rich Norris, crossword editor, Los Angeles Times
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- Pages: 324
- Size: 4 x 6
- Color: Two-color; Illustrations throughout
- ISBN: 978-1-60342-080-8
- Order Number: 62080
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