You don't need to travel to experience the joy of bird-watching. Just take a look at the pigeons in your nearby park! With this fun, quirky, and scientifically correct field guide to the most common bird in most cities, you'll learn to see pigeons and doves (they're the same thing) with a bird-watcher's expertise, understanding their fascinating behavior and appreciating nature right outside your window.
Pigeons coo, peck and nest all over the world, yet most of us treat them with indifference or disdain. Rosemary Mosco, a bird lover, science communicator, writer, and cartoonist, is here to give the pigeon's image a makeover. She can help every city-dweller get closer to nature by discovering the joys of birding through pigeon-watching.