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Young, Judy

Summary: Eleven-year-old Buck Bray travels to Denali National Park to shoot a new kids' wilderness show, and with the cameraman's daughter, they work to solve the mystery of two missing grizzly cubs.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sleeping Bear Press 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC YOU

Quammen, David

Summary: Best-selling author David Quammen takes readers on a breathtaking journey through America's most inspiring and imperilled ecosystem - Yellowstone National Park. Filled with amazing images captured by eight National Geographic photographers over an extensive two year deployment in the park, it is unlike any Yellowstone book before it. Yellowstone's storied past, rich ecosystem and dynamic...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 910 QUA

Summary: Not a travel guide, this book is a collection of essays that delve into issues affecting America's national parks and historic sites. The authors, who all have deep personal and professional connections to the national parks, explore how the nation's biological and cultural diversity is represented; the importance of balancing between recreation and preservation; the dynamics of nature as they...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: George Braziller Publishers 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 333 MAN

Kalt, Brian C.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Michigan State University Press 2001

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 977.4635 KAL
1 available in Reference, Call number: NEL 977.463 KAL

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: MI 977.463 Kalt

Summary: This premium, blue-chip Centennial Collection features beautiful new footage of eight of America's most beloved National Parks, creating an experience of some of the most breathtaking landscapes in the world. Insightful explorations and fascinating stories of America's most majestic lands include Olympic, Yosemite, Everglades, Yellowstone, Saguaro, Grand Canyon, and Great Smoky Mountains.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917.3 AME

Meyers, Kevin (Kevin M.)

Summary: Visit national parks across the United States via train in this wildlife primer boardbook.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gibbs Smith 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: BOARD MEY

Williams, Terry Tempest

2 holds on 1 copy

Summary: America's national parks are breathing spaces in a world in which such spaces are steadily disappearing, which is why more than 300 million people visit the parks each year. Now Terry Tempest Williams presents The Hour of Land, a literary celebration of our national parks, an exploration of what they mean to us and what we mean to them. From the Grand Tetons in Wyoming to Acadia in Maine to Big...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sarah Crichton Books/Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 910 WIL

Little, Charles E.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Smithsonian Books 1995

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 973 LIT

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: Ten-disc expanded edition of National Geographic's National parks collection that explores the natural history and wildlife of America's national parks.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917.3 NAT

Henze, Eric

Summary: The seven most amazing national parks within the Southwest United States are covered in full within these pages; from what to do, where to stay and dining options, both inside the parks and nearby. All surrounding national monuments and state parks are also described in detail. "A Complete Guide.." is packed with maps, pictures, tips, stories, and we dare say, fun! This book has something for...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gone Beyond Guides 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917.3 NAT

Sainsbury, Brendan

Summary: From snowcapped mountains and pristine valleys to shimmering lakes and glittering glaciers, few places on Earth can match Banff, Jasper and Glacier when it comes to sky-topping scenery. Oliver Berry, Lonely Planet Writer Our Promise You can trust our travel information because Lonely Planet authors visit the places we write about, each and every edition. We never accept freebies for positive...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lonely Planet Publications Pty Ltd 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917 NAT

Summary: Yellowstone National Park is known as the enduring wonder. With its vast forests and magical hot springs, it is a treasure unlike any other Park. Yosemite National Park's valley, which has been gouged by glaciers and water, features magnificent waterfalls like Bridalveil and mountains of majesty such as Three Brothers. The Grand Canyon's ruby and gold layers of granite and limestone tell a...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Questar 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917 AME

Hackett, Jennifer

Summary: Despite its name, Bryce Canyon is not a canyon at all, but an incredible range of natural stone amphitheaters. Its rippling red rock towers called hoodoos and limestone cliffs are otherworldly. Readers will tour the parks beautiful landscapes and get an in-depth look at its many plants and animals. They will also learn about the parks origins, when humans first came to the area, and much more....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2019

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 979.2 HAC

Hansen, Grace

Summary: This title will take readers throughout the beautiful Badlands National Park in South Dakota. Readers will learn the park's size, and the important plants, animals, and natural features that make it unique.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Abdo Kids 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 978.393 HAN

Hansen, Grace

Summary: This title will take readers throughout the beautiful Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park on Hawaii Island. Readers will learn the park's size, and the important plants, animals, and natural features that make it unique.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Abdo Kids Jumbo, an imprint of Abdo Kids 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 996.9 HAN

Luong, Qt

Summary: In an odyssey that spanned more than 20 years and 300 visits, QT Luong focused his lenses on iconic landscapes and rarely seen remote views, presenting his journey in this sumptuous array of more than 500 images. Accompanying the collection of scenic masterpieces is a guide that includes maps of each park, as well as extended captions that detail where and how the photographs were made....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Cameron + Company 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: OVS 917.3 LUO

White, Mel

Summary: From New England to Alaska, this 544 page resource is filled with helpful advice, historical background, and practical facts on how to reach scores of park system properties, when to go, and what to do there.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 917.3 WHI

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 917.3 WHI

Summary: "An incredible cinematic adventure through the awe-inspiring national parks and monuments of America's Southwest. Filmed in High Definition, this fully-narrated production takes you from the edge of the red rock canyons to the rivers below, past hoodoos and towering arches. Follow in the footsteps of ancient cultures and early explorers, learn the geologic secrets that formed this amazing...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Encounter Video, Orange Tree Productions 2009

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD 917.3 GRE

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic Society 1995

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917.1 EXP

MacQuarrie, Kim.

Summary: Where the Andes Meet the Amazon" is a lavishly-illustrated, coffee-table style book that portrays some of the biological, ethnographic, and historical diversity of one of the largest protected rainforest areas in the world: the fabulously rich wilderness areas of Bahuaja-Sonene and Madidi National Parks. This handsome, 336-page book is illustrated with 336 color photographs from the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Jordi Blassi 2001

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 980 MAC

Hyde, Catherine Ryan

Summary: August Shroeder, a burned-out teacher, has been sober since his 19-year-old son died. Every year he's spent the summer on the road, but making it to Yellowstone this year means everything. The plan had been to travel there with his son, but now August is making the trip with Phillip's ahses instead. An unexpected twist of fate puts August with two extra passengers on his journey, two...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Book Club Kit, Call number: Book Club Kit FIC Hyde

Hansen, Grace

Summary: This title will take readers throughout the beautiful Acadia National Park in Maine. Readers will learn the park's size, and the important plants, animals, and natural features that make it unique.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Abdo Kids Jumbo, an imprint of Abdo Kids 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 974.145 HAN

Duncan, Dayton.

Summary: In this evocative and lavishly illustrated narrative, Ken Burns and Dayton Duncan delve into the history of the park idea, from the first sighting by white men in 1851 of the valley that would become Yosemite and the creation of the world's first national park at Yellowstone in 1872, through the most recent additions to a system that now encompasses nearly four hundred sites and 84 million acres.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2009

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 333.78 DUN

McHugh, Erin

Summary: Presents a guide to some of the national parks of the United States, designated by state, and includes information on the history of each site and the plants and animals that can be found there.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers 2012

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y 333.78 MCH

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y 333.78 MCH

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