WorldCat Identities

Bishop, Nic 1955-

Overview
Works: 127 works in 291 publications in 2 languages and 44,055 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Picture books  Readers (Publications)  Pictorial works  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Photographer, Other
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Nic Bishop
Frogs by Nic Bishop( Book )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in English and held by 3,922 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nic Bishop's photographs show all different kinds of frogs, big ones, very tiny ones, frogs with beautiful colors of skin, and one frog you can see inside of
Quest for the tree kangaroo : an expedition to the cloud forest of New Guinea by Sy Montgomery( Book )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 3,375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photographs portray the work of scientist Lisa Dabek and her team as they travel to Papua New Guinea to study a type of kangaroo that lives in trees. Suggested level: intermediate, secondary
Marsupials by Nic Bishop( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 3,374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Such animals as quolls and pademelons live on the continent of Australia, along with kangaroos, koalas, and many other marsupials. Bishop introduces the beauty and diversity of these amazing animals
Butterflies and moths by Nic Bishop( Book )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 3,085 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simple, engaging text presents both basic information and fun, quirky facts about the insects' appearance, habits, and life cycle
Saving the ghost of the mountain : an expedition among snow leopards in Mongolia by Sy Montgomery( Book )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 2,957 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pale, spotted, almost cloud-like coat makes the snow leopard uncannily invisible in its rocky mountain habitat. Author Sy Montgomery and photographer Nic Bishop accompany conservationist Tom McCarthy and his team as they travel to Mongolia's Altai Mountains to gather data about snow leopard populations in an attempt to save this endangered species
Spiders by Nic Bishop( Book )

13 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 2,820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photographs introduce readers to different types of spiders and their behavior
Red-eyed tree frog by Joy Cowley( Book )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 2,370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This frog found in the rain forest of Central America spends the night searching for food while also being careful not to become dinner for some other animal. Suggested level: junior, primary
The tarantula scientist by Sy Montgomery( Book )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 2,205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the research that Samuel Marshall and his students are doing on tarantulas, including the largest spider on earth, the Goliath birdeating tarantula. Suggested level: intermediate, secondary
Lizards by Nic Bishop( Book )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 2,066 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photographs introduce readers to different types of lizards, their characteristics and behaviour. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Snakes by Nic Bishop( Book )

5 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in English and held by 1,708 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photographs introduce readers to different types of snakes, their characteristics and behaviour and why some snakes are poisonous. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
The snake scientist by Sy Montgomery( Book )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 1,645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Discusses the work of Bob Mason and his efforts to study and protect snakes, particularly red-sided garter snakes.' -- T.p. verso
The secrets of animal flight by Nic Bishop( Book )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 1,333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In text and photographs, presents birds, insects, bats, and other flying animals
Digging for bird-dinosaurs : an expedition to Madagascar by Nic Bishop( Book )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 1,332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Cathy Forster's experiences as a member of a team of paleontologists who went on an expedition to the island of Madagascar in 1998 to search for fossil birds
Chasing cheetahs : the race to save Africa's fastest cats by Sy Montgomery( Book )

6 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the cheetah's essential role in the ecosystem and the ways in which Namibia's Cheetah Conservation Fund is promoting cohabitation between cheetahs and farmers
The tapir scientist by Sy Montgomery( Book )

7 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 1,119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the research that Patricia Medici and her team are doing on researching tapir in Brazil
Backyard detective : critters up close by Nic Bishop( Book )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 874 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes a variety of animals and insects that can be found close to home and offers tips on how to observe them
Looking for life in the universe : the search for extraterrestrial intelligence by Ellen Jackson( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 858 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Investigates how scientists, particularly Jill Tarter, Director of the SETI Institute in Mountain View, California, use twenty-first century technology to investigate whether life exists on other planets
 
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Frogs
Alternative Names
비숍, 닉

ビショップ, ニック

Languages
English (87)

French (1)

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Quest for the tree kangaroo : an expedition to the cloud forest of New GuineaMarsupialsButterflies and mothsSaving the ghost of the mountain : an expedition among snow leopards in MongoliaSpidersRed-eyed tree frogThe tarantula scientistLizards