Books by Thomas D. Mangelsen

OUR THREE BEARS by Ron Hirschi
ANIMALS
Released: Oct. 1, 2008

Hirschi's latest wildlife title examines the habitats, life-cycle and threats to the three bears that populate the United States: black bears, grizzlies and polar bears. Read full book review >

ANIMALS
Released: Sept. 1, 2007

The answer to the subtitle is habitat destruction, pollution, global warming, reduction of prey, war, poachers and often all of the above. Read full book review >

SEARCHING FOR GRIZZLIES by Ron Hirschi
ANIMALS
Released: Sept. 1, 2005

In this informative offering, Hirschi gives readers an up-close-and-personal look at grizzly bears in Yellowstone National Park, providing details about the animal's habitat, environment and eating habits in a tone so conversational that the text feels like a personal tour from an experienced guide. Read full book review >

WHEN MORNING COMES by Ron Hirschi
BEDTIME BOOK
Released: Sept. 1, 2000

Naturalist and wildlife watcher Hirschi (Dance With Me, 1995, etc.) celebrates the coming of day in a brief poetic text, with accompanying full-color photographs by Mangelsen. Read full book review >

DANCE WITH ME by Ron Hirschi
ANIMALS
Released: Sept. 1, 1995

Loosely connected, quasi-poetic thoughts about the movements of animals and their relationship to human dance serve as an excuse for looking at full-color, action-packed photographs of animals in their natural habitat. Prairie chickens dance in rhythmic patterns of leaping and strutting to attract a mate, polar bears may greet each other with a playful, shuffling dance, and butterflies seem to dance as they flutter through the air. Read full book review >