"Crammed with scientifically impeccable detail about both familiar and mysterious beasts and birds. Anyone with a yen for understanding the fauna of the neighborhood and beyond will find delights here."
— Michael Pakenham, Baltimore Sun
"Consider Owls Aren’t Wise & Bats Aren’t Blind a must-have if you intend to wander about outdoors this summer . . ."
— Marta Salij, Chicago Tribune
"Anyone who loves animals will bark and hoot about this charming book."
— Detroit Free Press
"Wildlife myths are fun, but Warner Shedd uses the skills and experience of a trained naturalist to make the facts even more fascinating. This will find a place alongside treasured field guides on the bookshelves of wildlife enthusiasts everywhere."
— Patrick Leahy, Vermont State Senator