A beautifully illustrated book that guides the reader through the seasons in Ireland. Explore nature in your back garden as well as in mountains, rivers, forests and sea. Learn about natural phenomena such as the metamorphosis from tadpole to frog, the red deer rut in autumn and a starling flock in winter. This book introduces Irish birds, mammals, plants, insects and amphibians. It is overflowing with stunning photographs and engaging, child friendly cartoons, and is accompanied by clear accessible text. This would make a wonderful gift for children to help them get to know the natural world wiht the help of a real expert.