WorldCat Identities

Bishop, Nic 1955-

Overview
Works: 122 works in 282 publications in 3 languages and 43,664 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Picture books  Pictorial works  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Photographer, Other, Actor
Classifications: QL737.C23, 595.44
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Nic Bishop
Frogs by Nic Bishop( Book )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in English and held by 3,984 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 )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 3,397 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 3,357 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 2,791 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 )

11 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 2,394 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
The tarantula scientist by Sy Montgomery( Book )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 2,217 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
Lizards by Nic Bishop( Book )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 2,069 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photographs introduce readers to different types of lizards, their characteristics and behaviour. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Kakapo rescue : saving the world's strangest parrot by Sy Montgomery( Book )

5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,914 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the scientists and volunteers of the Kakapo Recovery Team as they work to restore the kakapo population on Codfish Island, a remote island off the southern coast of New Zealand. Suggested level: primary, intermediate, secondary
The snake scientist by Sy Montgomery( Book )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 1,674 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
Snakes by Nic Bishop( Book )

5 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in English and held by 1,655 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 secrets of animal flight by Nic Bishop( Book )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 1,381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

6 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 1,368 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 in 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 1,132 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 )

6 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 1,105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

If you've never seen a lowland tapir, you're not alone. Most of the people who live near tapir habitat in Brazil's vast Pantanal haven't seen the elusive snorkel-snouted mammal, either! Join a tapir-finding expedition led by the Brazilian field scientist Pati Medici, and learn about the fieldwork, and the high-tech science at play, from microchips to the camera traps that capture the "soap opera" of tapir life
Forest explorer : a life-size field guide by Nic Bishop( Book )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and Korean and held by 1,032 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicts in detail several different deciduous forest habitats, with field notes about the insects and animals shown, as well as tips on how to explore a real forest
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 902 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
Backyard detective : critters up close by Nic Bishop( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and French and held by 879 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
 
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Frogs
Alternative Names
비숍, 닉

ビショップ, ニック

Languages
English (94)

Korean (1)

French (1)

Covers
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