Mama Built a Little Nest
About the Book
*Starred review, Publishers Weekly - Jenkins's (Animals Upside Down) signature paper collages handsomely illustrate this inviting read about bird nest variety.
*Starred review, Booklist - Pairing elaborate cut-paper collage with rhyming couplets, Ward and Jenkins show the beautiful variety of bird nests found around the world. Young bird-lovers will adore this cozy, illuminating look into avian habitats.
Kirkus - The author clearly feels a mission to impart her extensive knowledge of birds and bird behavior to the very young, and she’s found an appealing and attractive way to accomplish this.
School Library Journal - A practically perfect science picture book.
Awards & Honors
Free Curriculum Guide for Mama Built a Little Nest - creative, STEAM focused activities!
Visit the illustrator's website, Caldecott Medalist Steve Jenkins, to learn about making books & collage illustration!