Into the Woods: John James Audubon Lives His Dream
Author: Robert Burleigh
Illustrator: Wendell Minor
This is a lyrical biographical picture book which tells the story of John James Audubon, the well-known American naturalist and painter, and his momentous decision to pursue his passion and dream, contrary to his father’s prodding that he be a “store owner”. It is illustrated in memorable images that reflect some of Audobon’s paintings.
Publisher: Atheneum Books (New York)
National Library Board (Singapore) Call Number: English JP 598 BUR