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A Most Beautiful Blue….., originally uploaded by BackpackingBirder. This is what the caption read, “Blue Jays are, in my opinion, one of the most beautifully colored of all the birds. I got this shot through my bedroom window yesterday. I like how well it shows the blue on the back, the most colored part of a Blue Jay.&#

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…….don’t break the silence…….., originally uploaded by LiesBaas. I picture someone writing a soon-to-be-discovered great novel in this room, a prisoner of their own story, stuck in their own mind until they release it… …the birdy came to comfort them, to remind them it was possible, that anything was possible

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Birds of Western North America: A Photographic Guide by Paul Sterry & Brian E. Small is a vibrant, detailed guide to hundreds of birds focusing on the birds found in the western half of North America. The introduction is well-written, easy to understand and concise–walking you step-by-step how to use the guide most effectively. It is laid out in a way that is simple to follow, intuitive and useful for all levels of bird enthusiasts from beginner to experienced. I read it from cover to cover and found interesting new birds to put on my must-see list and found the process enjoyable! Many bird guides are not well laid out and you find yourself flipping back and forth to find information about the same bird, this is not [&hellip

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Birds of Eastern North America: A Photographic Guide by Paul Sterry & Brian E. Small is a vibrant, detailed guide to hundreds of birds found in the eastern half of North America. The introduction is well-written, easy to understand and concise. It walks you step-by-step how to use this book most effectively. The book is laid out in a way that is simple to follow, intuitive and useful for all levels of bird enthusiasts from beginner to experienced. I read it from cover to cover and found interesting new birds to put on my must-see list and found the process enjoyable! Many bird guides are not well laid out and you find yourself flipping back and forth to find information about the same bird, this is not one of those guides! Each [&hellip

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