Birds from my Window and the Antics They Get Up To

Books & Nooks

This book contains many interesting and extraordinary descriptions about different birds that the author has observed. The witty and quirky descriptions of the personalities of different birds give the book a different character. In this book, the author tells us how he observes birds from his window and how we too can easily observe birds from our homes. He explains how to differentiate between birds from the same genus and family, for example, the different types of crows. The author also demystifies many myths and superstitions associated with birds. He feels birds have emotions and feelings like us and should therefore be respected. The book concludes with a chapter called 'Last Look from the Window' which describes developments related to birds like the reconstruction of the Qudsia Gardens in Delhi. Itís a great book to read on a rainy day! 
Author: Ranjit Lal
Published by Scholastic Books
Recommended Age: 10+ years
Price: Rs 125