Get your binoculars ready! The beautiful new book, Rare Birds of North America by Steve N.G. Howell, Ian Lewington, and Will Russell, catalogs more than 250 extraordinary species that have been spotted across our continent. The guide provides detailed information and gorgeous illustrations of the kinds of birds that watchers love to find: the rarest ones.
Check out a sampling of the book’s species in our gallery, above, along with the states where each of the birds has been spotted. Curious about more details and more pretty birds? Pick up your copy of Rare Birds of North America, and happy birding!