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Birds of Paradise

A colouring expedition

Illustrated by Andrew Leach

Edwin Scholes

Tim Laman

Pavilion Children’s

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ISBN: 9781843653417

Price: £9.99

Publication date: 12 January 2017

Series: Colouring Books

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What could be more delightful than to colour in the amazing plumage of true-to-life birds of paradise?

This beautiful book contains illustrations of 39 different birds of paradise, drawn by Andrew Leach, from the work of Dr Edwin Scholes and photojournalist Tim Laman from a Cornell Lab of Ornithology expedition. The photographs are also included as a wonderful bonus and to show the dazzling colours of these remarkable birds.

There have been more than 12 million views of the Cornell Lab of Ornithology’s introductory video to the birds of paradise project on YouTube alone.

ABOUT THE Illustrator

Dr. Andrew Leach is a science illustrator, landscape architect and artist. He holds a certificate in scientific illustration from the University of California, as well as degrees in landscape architecture and fine art.

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ABOUT THE Author

Dr. Edwin Scholes is a scientist, author and explorer. He has studied the birds of paradise for more than a decade and is a leading authority on their behavior and evolution. He heads up the Birds-of-Paradise Project at the Cornell Lab.

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ABOUT THE A13

Dr. Tim Laman is a field biologist and world-renowned wildlife photojournalist. He holds a PhD in Biology from Harvard University and is an associate at Harvard’s Museum of Comparative Zoology. Tim is a contributing photographer for National Geographic magazine.

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