most of this list was compiled by author/presenter Barbara Gowan


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Agave Blooms Just Once by Gisela Jernigan
All About Lizards by Jim Arnosky
All About Rattlesnakes by Jim Arnosky
Around One Cactus: Owls, Bats and Leaping Rats by Anthony D. Fredericks
Cactus Cafe: A Story of the Sonoran Desert by Kathleen Weidner
Cactus Names by Susan Canizares
Cactus Hotel by Brenda Guiberson
The Desert Alphabet Book by Jerry Pallotta
Desert Giant: The World of the Saguaro Cactus by Barbara Bash
The Desert Is Theirs by Byrd Baylor
Deserts: An Activity Guide for Ages 6-9 by Nancy F. Castaldo
EfraĆ­n of the Sonoran Desert: A Lizard's Life Among the Seri Indians by Amalia Astorga
Here Is the Southwestern Desert by Madeleine Dunphy
Hip Hip Hooray, It's Monsoon Day! by Roni Capin Rivera-Ashford
In the Desert (Look Once, Look Again) by David M. Schwartz
Look Who Lives in the Desert! by Brooke Bessesen
Looking Closely across the Desert by Frank Serafini
Saguaro Moon: A Desert Journal by Kristin Joy Pratt-Serafini
The Seed & the Giant Saguaro by Jennifer Ward
Sing Down the Rain by Judi Moreillon
Sonoran Seasons: A Year in the Desert by Gisela Jernigan
Dig, Wait, Listen: A Desert Toad's Tale by April Pulley Sayre
Watching Desert Wildlife by Jim Arnosky
Way Out in the Desert by Jennifer Ward
Wonders of the Desert by Louis Sabin