Mojave Max

Great Books

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.

Mr. Tortle

Joanne Carosellu
Mr. Tortle

In this 32-page picture book, colorful illustrations on every page help tell the story of a restless desert tortoise who learns to appreciate his peaceful life in the desert after having his big adventure. An educational section in back of the book give Tortoise scientific facts and other information about tortoises, including why they've become an endangered species.

Purchase from Amazon