Odd Birds

Meet nature’s oddballs in this charming board book about some of the most unique birds in the world

Backyard birds—move over! Odd Birds introduces babies and toddlers to unusual bird species, including the magnificent frigatebird with a bright red throat pouch and the California condor—the largest flying bird in North America! Gentle rhyming verses provide the comforting repetition that little ones crave, even as their minds are opened to new and fascinating birds from around the world. creatures from around the world. At the end of the book, readers will find photographs of each bird, along with more detailed factual information.

“If you get only one board book in your collection this year, make it this one. Seriously.” -Betsy Bird in School Library Journal

“A winning mix of illuminating facts and charming artwork—this book definitely isn’t for the birds.” -Kirkus starred review


Kirkus Reviews Best Books of 2022 Selection

2022 Great Board Books, School Library Journal

Cybils Award Finalist

Blueberry Honor Book

Bank Street Best Children’s Books of the Year 2023 Selection

Association for Library Service to Children Summer Reading List 2024 Selection