Our site will be undergoing maintenance from 6 a.m. - 6 p.m. ET on Saturday, May 20. During this time, Bookshop, checkout, and other features will be unavailable. We apologize for the inconvenience.
Cookies must be enabled to use this website.
Book Image Not Available Book Image Not Available
Book details
  • Genre:NATURE
  • SubGenre:Animals / Birds
  • Language:English
  • Pages:38
  • Hardcover ISBN:9781667842547

Come, Grandma

by Kristine Goodan View author's profile page

Book Image Not Available Book Image Not Available

Children and adults alike love to watch birds and to hear about their stories. In this book, Grandma and her grandson Waylon spend several months watching an eagle's nest and learning about eagles.

Bald Eagles are interesting birds and have a life cycle that is fun to observe. They return to certain trees and nests year after year, and then depart for months. Sometimes they have one eaglet, two eaglets, and rarely three eagles. The pair of eagles that inspired this book most often had three eaglets. Often their nests are difficult to observe, but the author was very lucky to be able to clearly watch this particular nest over a dozen years. Children today have a much easier time watching eagles and their patterns than when the author was a child. On Samish Island today there are quite a few nests. And on Samish Island today, the eagles are well fed and breed successfully.
About the author
Kristine Goodan lives on Samish Island, Washington and has watched eagles return in strong numbers to the island. In this story, she recounts the seasonal cycle from May until August, when the eaglets appear in the nest, to their fledging, and then their flying away. This book is intended to be cherished and read by a parent or another adult to a child between four and eight years old.
Thanks for submitting a review!

Your review will need to be approved by the author before being posted.

See Inside
Front Cover

Loading book cover...

Book Image Not Available Book Image Not Available
Session Expiration WarningYour session is due to expire.

Your online session is due to expire shortly.
Would you like to extend your session and remain logged in?

Session Expired

Your session has expired.We're sorry, but your online session has expired.
Please log back into your account to continue.