Vulture Verses: Love Poems for the Unloved (Paperback)
Naturalist and author Diane Lang and artist Lauren Gallegos take children on a guided tour of the animals that do so many good things for us, yet don't get enough love. Through lively, witty rhymes and warm, friendly illustrations, Vulture Verses helps children appreciate and befriend even the scariest critters.
About the Author
Diane Lang: Diane Lang is an effervescent naturalist who leads children's programs at three wildlife centers in California: Eaton Canyon in Southern California and Lindsay Wildlife Museum and Sulfur Creek Nature Center in Northern California. Lauren Gallegos: Lauren Gallegos earned a BFA in illustration from California State University at Fullerton. She has illustrated several children's books.
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