Books by Ian McAllister

A WHALE'S WORLD by Nicholas Read
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 28, 2018

"Another attractive nature book for settings where previous titles have been popular. (Informational picture book. 5-8)"
A pod of hungry orcas seeking a seal or sea lion see many other creatures in the Great Bear Sea in British Columbia—but not lunch. Read full book review >
THE SEAL GARDEN by Nicholas Read
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 6, 2018

"An attractive addition to settings where Wolf Island (2017) and A Bear's Life (2017) have been popular. (Informational picture book. 5-8)"
Seals and sea lions shelter in a protected area of the Great Bear Sea, safe from stormy weather and prowling orcas. Read full book review >
A BEAR'S LIFE  by Nicholas Read
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 22, 2017

"An appropriate companion to Wolf Island (2017) to nourish the sense of wonder. (Informational picture book. 5-8)"
A nature photographer shares his images of young bearhood in the Great Bear Rainforest. Read full book review >
WOLF ISLAND by Ian McAllister
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 14, 2017

"Enthralling fare for budding naturalists. (Informational picture book. 6-8)"
The lives of wolves on an island in the Great Bear Rainforest, with photos from a renowned conservationist. Read full book review >
THE GREAT BEAR SEA by Ian McAllister
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2013

"As much an invitation to readers to visit this unspoiled area as a description of its wonders, this is a commendable complement to The Sea Wolves and The Salmon Bears (both 2010). (bibliography, index) (Nonfiction. 9-14)"
"[W]ithout a Great Bear Sea to feed and nurture it, there would be no Great Bear Rainforest." Read full book review >
ANIMALS
Released: Oct. 1, 2010

"Fascinating and useful. (website, suggested reading, index) (Nonfiction. 9-14)"
Gray wolves genetically distinct from their inland cousins live along the coast of British Columbia in a partially protected area called the Great Bear Rainforest. Read full book review >