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Our Songbirds
Our Songbirds

Our Songbirds

A Songbird for Every Week of the Year

By Matt Sewell, Foreword by Tim Burgess


128 Pages, 5 x 7

Formats: Cloth

Cloth, $19.95 (US $19.95)

Publication Date: April 2014

ISBN 9780091951603

Rights: US

Penguin Random House UK (Apr 2014)
Ebury Press

Price: $19.95


Beloved songbirds are drawn by the Banksy of the bird world, with descriptions of their birdsongsIn a beautiful follow-up to Our Garden Birds, street artist Matt Sewell offers more watercolors and quirky descriptions of songbirds. In Matt's world, the peewit sings the blues, and the bittern fills his neck "like a tweed pair of bellows." Distinctive and enchanting, with a songbird for each week of the year, this delightful gift book will appeal to birders both children and adults, and art and design fans alike.

Author Biography

Matt Sewell is the author of Our Garden Birds. He has illustrated for the Guardian and Big Issue, as well as being an avid ornithologist and regular contributor to the Caught by The River website. Tim Burgess is the lead singer of The Charlatans and an enthusiastic birdwatcher.