Children's Book Illustration

Who Am I? A Kauai Forest Bird Guessing Game by Kaila Ritchie
published by Kauai Forest Bird Recovery Project

Who Am I? A Kaua'i Forest Bird Guessing Game is an entertaining and educational book for children of all ages. It depicts, in short poems and colorful illustrations, the eight native forest birds of Kauai and explains how we can help their conservation. Produced in collaboration with Kauai Forest Bird Recovery Project

He Mo'olelo Pokole by Sally Jo Keahi Manea (pending publication)

"Lae`ula becomes fascinated with the beautiful birds in the high-altitude forests of Kaua`i. He sets out on a journey to see them, but instead comes across some surprising forest denizens along the way. Will Lae`ula ever get a chance to see these rare birds?"

He Mo'olelo Pokole no ke Keiki Lae`ula, or A Short Story About the Boy Laeā€™ula is presented in Hawaiian and translated to English as part of an effort to not only tell a story about the status of Hawaiian bird conservation, but to uphold the use of the Hawaiian language. It is currently pending publication. Produced in collaboration with Kauai Forest Bird Recovery Project