Ages 8 to 10 years. This award-winning book is based on delightful and humorous photographs of a chipmunk's charming antics as he explores the author's garden. Based in a natural setting, this story enlightens as well as entertains. The eighty-six photographs give the reader a close-up view of the Eastern Chipmunk, and provide interesting expressions not available to the naked eye. For children of all ages, nature lovers, and the young at heart.
Kathy Miller is a teacher, professional cellist, and nature photographer. She spent two years photographing and observing Chippy in her garden. The series of photographs inspired this book.