Author of 17 books, Mary has spent more than 30 years celebrating
the landscape, wildlife and heritage of Colorado and the American West.
Winner of numerous awards, she has been identified as one of the
best-known nonfiction writers in Colorado.
Awarded for exemplary literary achievement and a canon of writing that communicates a deep understanding, celebration, and love of the West. Past winners include Frank Waters (first winner, 1993), Barbara Kingsolver, Tony Hillerman, Margaret Coel and CJ Box.
Enjoyed re-discovering the amazing Chacoan Culture ruins. Such a vibrant, creative culture here 1000 years ago. Great birding and lizarding (is that a word?!) too!
A Magical Coloring Journey through Rocky Mountain National Park
YES a coloring book does have text! And this one has a lot.
llustrations by award-winning illustrator Dave Ember
Text & captions by Mary Taylor Young
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