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Western Field Ornithologists announces the availability of the second volume of its monograph series, Studies of Western Birds.

LeConte's Thrasher front coverThe Biology of a Desert Apparition:
LeConte’s Thrasher (Toxostoma lecontei)

by Jay M. Sheppard

All sales will be web based, or you have the option of ordering by mail and paying with a check.* The book may be purchased below and will ship within 5–8 business days of your order. If there are any questions, please contact, or call the WFO Publications phone contact at 562-869-6718.

You can find a description of the book here.

You can order the Kindle eBook version here.
Costs for the book, shipping and handling:

For books shipped in California: $35.93 ($25.00 + $8.50 Shipping and Handling + $2.43 California State Sales Tax)

For books being shipped to states other than California: $33.50 ($25.00 + $8.50 Shipping and Handling)

For books being shipped to Canada, Europe, Asia, or Mexico: $53.00 ($25.00 + $4.50 Handling + $23.50 International Postage). Books shipped to Mexico will be sent FedEx or a similar private carrier.

*Ordering by Mail: Books can be purchased by mail order using a check made out to Western Field Ornithologists for the full sum. Mail your order with your name, address, phone number, shipping address, and the title of your book choice(s) to:

3476 Armourdale Avenue
Long Beach, California 90808-3131

Direct any questions to, or 562-869-6718.