Books by Pamela McDowell

COUGAR FRENZY by Pamela McDowell
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 8, 2019

"Young environmentalists will appreciate seeing how facts can defy frenzy. (Fiction. 7-9)"
Through the investigations of young Cricket and her friends, readers learn how to distinguish evidence of a cougar from other animals—and are briefed on cougar conservation and monitoring. Read full book review >
BATS IN TROUBLE by Pamela McDowell
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 17, 2017

"Purposeful but effective in delivering an environmental message and encouraging action. (Fiction. 7-9)"
Visiting her grandfather's Alberta farm, Cricket and her best friend, Shilo, discover dead bats near wind turbines operated by the local utility, work out the problem, and find a way to help the bats migrate more safely. Read full book review >
SALAMANDER RESCUE by Pamela McDowell
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 26, 2016

"Unsubtle empowerment for young environmentalists. (Fiction. 7-9)"
Almost-fourth-grader Cricket and her friends have a second adventure learning about, and helping, wildlife in Waterton (Ospreys in Danger, 2014).Read full book review >