Fox and Fine Feathers by Narelle Oliver
Synopsis: Lyrebird, Coucal, Pitta and Nightjar are birds of the forest floor. Although as different as it is possible to be, they always look out for danger and warn each other to hide. One day, Lyrebird, Coucal and Pitta forget to look out for Fox. Only Nightjar is watching. Can he warn the others in time?
Published: September 2010 | ISBN: 9781862918078
Author’s Homepage: http://www.narelleoliver.com
Set in a forest, ground birds must be on the lookout for danger. Features birds of different feathers and introduces the notion of predators, camouflage and food chains. Also provides the opportunity to talk about native vs introduced animal species. – From 10 Great Science Books for Children