Are you curious about how Mojave Max and his friends survive in the arid desert environment? A world of fascinating information about desert animals and their habitats awaits you at your library or bookstore! We have a variety of books available at the Elements Gift Store located in the visitor’s center of Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area and adjacent to Mojave Max’s habitat!
Here are some of our favorites for all ages. For your convenience, we have put Amazon links for each book so you can read reviews or purchase the book.
Red Carpet Chronicles
Celebrity host Terri Terrain takes young readers to a red carpet gala where she gets the scoop from the stars of the desert.
These colorful plant characters reveal their secrets for thriving beautifully in the hot, dry climate of our southwestern landscape.
Kids will learn about native plants and trees in a fun way. Facts like: How do desert plants store water to survive many months of no rain? What plant can be used to treat burns and bug bites? Which unique bush looks dead during drought times—but comes quickly back to life and bloom as soon as it rains?
Kids will enjoy getting to know our beloved stars of the desert as they share their moments in the spotlight.