Saving the Ghost of the Mountain

"Stupendous photographs combine with a genuinely enthusiastic text to open readers’ eyes to this lowly amphibian like nothing has before.”  Kirkus, Starred Review


“Irresistible.” The Horn Book, Starred Review


“…clear text and super-duper photos.”  School Library Journal, Starred Review

Text by Sy Montgomery Photographs by Nic Bishop

Houghton Mifflin ISBN 0-618-91645-0

Awards & Honors


 2009  Booklist, Top Ten Environmental Titles for Youth


2009  Cybils Award Nominee


Junior Library Guild Selection


2009  School Library Journal Best Book of the Year


2009  Chicago Public Library Best of Best List


2010  National Science Teachers Association-Children's Book Council, Outstanding Science

            Trade Book




Text and Images - Copyright Nic Bishop