To learn more about the Amazon rainforest you might want to read some of the following books.

Children's Books
Literature Cited

1. A Neotropical Companion - An Introduction to the Animals, Plants, and Ecosystems of the New World Tropics, John Kricher, Princeton University Press, 1989.

2. Amazon - The Flooded Forest, Michael Goulding, Sterling Publishing Co. Inc., 1989.

3. Amazon Emotions - A Sentimental Photographic Guide to the Amazon Ecosystems, Francisco Ritta Bernardino, photoamazonica, 1996.

4. Amazon Wildlife, Insight Guides, Houghton Mifflin Company, 1995.

5. Amazonia, Loren McIntyre, Sierra Club Books, 1991.

6. Exploring South America, Loren McIntyre, Clarkson N. Potter, Inc., 1990.

7. Exploring The Amazon, Helen & Frank Schreider, National Geographic Society, 1970.

8. In Search of Flowers of the Amazon Forests, Margaret Mee, Nonesuch Expeditions Ltd., 1988.

9. Into The Amazon - The Struggle for the Rain Forest, Augusta Dwyer, Sierra Club, 1990.

10. Journey of the Pink Dolphins - An Amazon Quest, Sy Montgomery, Simon & Schuster, 2000.

11. Jungles, Edward S. Ayensu, editor, Smithsonian Institution, Crown Publishers, 1980.

12. Mysteries of the Rain Forest, Reader's Digest, The Reader's Digest Association Limited, 1996.

13. Rainforests - The Illustrated Library of the Earth, Norman Myers, editor, Rodale Press, 1993.

14. Tales of A Shaman's Apprentice - An Ethnobotanist Searches for New Medicines in the Amazon Rain Forest, Mark Plotkin, Penguin Books, 1993.

15. The Amazon - The World's Wild Places, Tom Sterling, Time-Life Books, 1973.

16. The Emerald Realm - Earth's Precious Rain Forests, National Geographic Society, 1990.

17. The Enchanted Canopy - A Journey of Discovery to the Last Unexplored Frontier, the Roof of the World's Rainforests, Macmillan Publishing Co., 1986.

18. The Jivaro - People of the Sacred Waterfalls, Michael Harner, Anchor Press, 1973.

19. The Lost World of the Amazon, Franz Eichhorn, Souvenir Press, 1955.

20. The Rain Forest, Billy Goodman, Tern Enterprise, Inc., 1991.

21. The Rainforests - A Celebration, The Living Earth Foundation, Chronicle Books, 1992.

22. The Rainforests, D'Arcy Richardson, Smithmark Publishers, 1991.

23. Vanishing Amazon, Mirella Ricciardi, Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 1991.

24. Witch-Doctor's Apprentice - Hunting for Medicinal Plants in the Amazon, Nicole Maxwell, Citadel Press, 1961.

1. A Guest In the Jungle, James Polster, Mercury House, 1987.

2. Amazon Dream, Roberta Allen, City Lights Books, 1993.

3. At Play In The Fields Of The Lord, Peter Matthiessen, Vintage Books, 1965.

4. Gringos In The Mist - A Naturalist's Journey through Ecuador, Greg Gordon, laughing coyote press, 1995.

5. The Rivers Amazon, Alex Shoumatoff, Sierra Club Books, 1978.

6. The Saddest Pleasure - A Journey of Two Rivers, Moritz thomsen, Graywolf Press, 1990.

Children's Books:
1. Amazon - A young Reader's Look at the Lat Frontier, Peter Lourie, Boyds Mills Press, 1991.

2. At Home In The Rainforest, Diane Willow, Charlesbridge Publishing, 1991.

3. Journey Through A Tropical Jungle, Adrian Forsyth, Simon & Schuster, 1988.

4. Jungles, Mark J. Rauzon, Doubleday, 1992.

5. River, Judith Heide Gilliland, Clarion Books, 1993.

6. Tales From The Amazon, Illustrated by Gerda Neubacher, Hayes Publishing Ltd., 1986.

7. The Amazon - A Vision Book, Peter Murray, The Child's World, 1994.

8. The Great Kapok Tree - A Tale of the Amazon Rain Forest, Lynne Cherry, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Publishers, 1990.

9. The Rainforest Encyclopedia Coloring Book, Julia Pinkham, Stemmer House Publishers, Inc., 1998.

10. Wonders of the Jungle, National Wildlife Federation, 1986.


Literature Cited:
1. A Neotropical Companion - Kricher, John.1997. Princeton University Press

2. Amazon Wildlife - APA Publications.1992.

3. The Rainforest Book- Scott, Lewis.1990.Living Planet Press

4. Tropical Rainforest-1992 Calendar-Carmichael, Pete. The Basic Foundation, Inc.


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