• Birds of Paradise and Bowerbirds: An Identification Guide-A Book Review

    1 month ago - By 10,000 Birds

    Be careful how you Google ‘bird of paradise'! Type it in and you'll find articles about a showy South African plant, trailers for two films (one of which was pre-Code and apparently created a sensation), eleven novels, a romance novel series, an animated children's film, socks, and no less than nine coloring books. It's the bird family that most people don't know is a bird family. I didn't know much about Birds of Paradise either before 2013, when I accompanied a non-birding friend to a presentation at a local college, not really expecting much. The speaker turned out to be Tim Laman, and...
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