Search - List of Books by Bill Thompson III

Bill Thompson III is the editor of Bird Watcher's Digest. His most recent book is "The Young Birder's Guide to Birds of Eastern North America" (2008, Houghton Mifflin Company). He is also the author of Bird Watching For Dummies (1997, John Wiley & Sons), and author of 18 different state bird watching books in the Bird Watching: A Year-Round Guide series from Cool Springs Press (2005). He was the lead author for Identify Yourself: The 50 Most Common Birding Identification Challenges published by Houghton Mifflin (2005). He was the editor of All Things Reconsidered: My Birding Adventures by Roger Tory Peterson (Houghton Mifflin, 2006).

He writes the Bill of the Birds blog and creates regular a podcast for bird watchers called This Birding Life. He is an avid birder and musician and travels widely performing, speaking, leading field trips, and consulting on ecotourism for birding festivals and nature events around the world.

In 2008 Bill was awarded a Service Citizen Award from the U.S Fish & Wildlife Service for his contributions in making the National Wildlife Refuge system more bird and birder-friendly. He was also awarded the Robert Ridgley Award for Excellence in Ornithological Publications from the American Birding Association.

In 2009 he was nominated for a "Heart of Green" award by thedailygreen.com for his work in fighting Nature Deficit Disorder by helping introduce kids to bird watching.
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Total Books: 24
The New Birder's Guide to Birds of North America
2014 - The New Birder's Guide to Birds of North America [Peterson Field Guides] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780544070479
ISBN-10: 054407047X
Genres: Sports & Outdoors, Science & Math
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Western Birds Backyard Guide  Watching  Feeding  Landscaping  Nurturing
Mid-Atlantic Birds Backyard Guide  Watching  Feeding  Landscaping  Nurturing
Midwestern Birds Backyard Guide  Watching  Feeding  Landscaping  Nurturing
Bird Homes and Habitats
2013 - Bird Homes and Habitats [Peterson Field Guides/Bird Watcher's Digest Backyard Bird Guides] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780618904464
ISBN-10: 0618904468
Genres: Sports & Outdoors, Science & Math
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The Young Birder's Guide to Birds of North America
2012 - The Young Birder's Guide to Birds of North America [Peterson Field Guide] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780547440217
ISBN-10: 0547440219
Genres: Children's Books, Science & Math
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Hummingbirds and Butterflies
2011 - Hummingbirds and Butterflies [Peterson Field Guides/Bird Watcher's Digest Backyard Bird Guides] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780618904457
ISBN-10: 061890445X
Genres: Science & Math, Outdoors & Nature
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Identifying and Feeding Birds
2010 - Identifying and Feeding Birds [Peterson Field Guides/Bird Watcher's Digest Backyard Bird Guides] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780618904440
ISBN-10: 0618904441
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The Young Birder's Guide to Birds of Eastern North America
2008 - The Young Birder's Guide to Birds of Eastern North America [Peterson Field Guides] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780547119342
ISBN-10: 0547119348
Genres: Children's Books, Outdoors & Nature
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Identify Yourself  The 50 Most Common Birding Identification Challenges
2005 - Identify Yourself the 50 Most Common Birding Identification Challenges (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780618514694
ISBN-10: 0618514694
Genre: Outdoors & Nature
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
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Tennessee Bird Watching A Year-Round Guide
2004 - Tennessee Bird Watching a Year-round Guide (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781591860969
ISBN-10: 1591860962
Genre: Outdoors & Nature
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Florida Bird Watching A Year-Round Guide
2004 - Florida Bird Watching a Year-round Guide (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781591860976
ISBN-10: 1591860970
Genre: Outdoors & Nature
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Georgia Bird Watching A Year-Round Guide
2004 - Georgia Bird Watching a Year-round Guide (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781591860983
ISBN-10: 1591860989
Genre: Outdoors & Nature
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Alabama Bird Watching A Year-Round Guide
2004 - Alabama Bird Watching a Year-round Guide (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781591860990
ISBN-10: 1591860997
Genre: Outdoors & Nature
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North Carolina Bird Watching A Year-Round Guide
2004 - North Carolina Bird Watching a Year-round Guide (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781591861003
ISBN-10: 1591861004
Genre: Outdoors & Nature
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South Carolina Bird Watching A Year-Round Guide
2004 - South Carolina Bird Watching a Year-round Guide (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781591861010
ISBN-10: 1591861012
Genre: Outdoors & Nature
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Mississippi Bird Watching A Year-Round Guide
2004 - Mississippi Bird Watching a Year-round Guide (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781591861027
ISBN-10: 1591861020
Genres: Travel, Outdoors & Nature
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Louisiana Bird Watching A Year-Round Guide
2004 - Louisiana Bird Watching a Year-round Guide (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781591861034
ISBN-10: 1591861039
Genre: Outdoors & Nature
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
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Kentucky Bird Watching A Year-Round Guide
2004 - Kentucky Bird Watching a Year-round Guide (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781591861041
ISBN-10: 1591861047
Genre: Outdoors & Nature
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2003 - Bird Watching for Dummies [Miniature Editions for Dummies Running Press] (Hardcover)Paperback