Chasing Cheetahs: The Race to Save Africa's Fastest Cat

Text by Sy Montgomery Photographs by Nic Bishop

Houghton Mifflin ISBN 0547815492

"Another winning combination of elegant design, thoughtful organization and fascinating information.”  Kirkus, Starred Review


"Montgomery's lucid prose flows smoothly, and Bishop's elegant color photos bring it all into crystal focus..." School Library Journal Starred Review


“Striking photographs of the cheetahs, the people and landscape of Namibia, and the conservationists fully capture the dedication of these scientists..” The Horn Book


“Perhaps it is the light, but Bishop's photographs look particularly stunning.”  Shelf Awareness Starred Review


"Bishop provides plenty of stunning cheeta photography to complement Montgomery's detailed description." Booklist Starred Review

Awards & Honors


2015  National Science Teachers Association-Children's Book Council, Outstanding Science

            Trade Book




Text and Images - Copyright Nic Bishop