Non-fiction titles

A Polar Bear Science Trio (non-fiction)

These science books offer the information critical for understanding current issues in polar bear ecology and conservation. You’ll learn some amazing facts and myths about these Arctic icons from both but one of them is fashioned specifically with kids in mind.

For elementary and middle school students (and adults)

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Available now! This versatile, full-color summary volume is appropriate for ages 7 and up but may also appeal to adults. Polar Bear Facts and Myths: A Science Summary for all Ages is laid out in a question and answer format, with language that is straightforward but not condescending, so it works for students of various reading abilities as well as adults who prefer a simple synopsis. A great polar bear book for adults and kids to read together.

Available in paperback or ebook formats.

Amazon.com (US).

Amazon Canada

Amazon UK

Other ebook options (including formats for Nook, Kobi, and Apple appliances, as well as simple pdf) are now available via Smashwords. Nook “epub” ebook versions should be available shortly via Barnes and Noble.

For adults and high school students

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Available now! This full-color, fully-referenced polar bear science book is aimed at adults and high school students. Polar Bears: Outstanding Survivors of Climate Change is fashioned after the popular lecture with the same title Susan has given through the University of Victoria’s Speakers Bureau since 2009, which has been enthusiastically received by audiences with a wide range of interests.

It contains the critical information readers need to understand polar bear ecology and conservation issues without drowning in detail: the most up-to-date information available in an easy to digest format that is fully referenced.

This is the rational science reference book about polar bears that readers around the world have been requesting. It was updated March 2017 to include data and references from recent Baffin Bay and Kane Basin surveys.

Available in paperback or ebook formats.

Amazon.com (US)

Amazon Canada

Amazon UK

Other ebook options (including formats for Nook, Kobi, and Apple appliance, as well as simple pdf) are available now via Smashwords. Nook “epub” ebook versions should be available shortly via Barnes and Noble.

For preschoolers

pbs-have-big-feet-front-cover-2-jan-2017-thumbnailAvailable now! This beautiful color book is a ‘first science book’ for preschoolers who love polar bears. There are no gory images, no discussion of starving bears, climate change, or threatened species – just fabulous pictures of polar bears doing what they do in their natural Arctic habitat, accompanied by lighthearted descriptions. It’s a great first polar bear science book for adults to read to kids but it’s also one that kids will want to learn to read.

In paper back only.

Amazon.com (US)

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