Babies of the Wild 

Baby animals in the wild.  Another photographic collection by award-winning wildlife photographers,

Carl R. Sams II & Jean Stoick

The Little Reindeer

by Nicola Killen –

An enchanting, illustrated Christmas story about a magical yet unlikely friendship between a little girl and a lost reindeer, lovingly told. 

A Magical Winter
New book by award-winning Michigan based nature photographers, Carl R. Sams II and Jean Stoick.  Out of the snowstorm a little bit of magic came into the woods. At first perplexed and then delighted, the wildlife discover and are introduced to a white-tailed deer unlike any they have seen before. Readers of all ages will love this timeless story and enchanting images as they enjoy this children’s picture book celebrating winter’s magic.

Hardcover, $19.95

Stranger In The Woods

Carl R. Sams II and Jean Stoick.

A delightful “photographic Fantasy” will delight readers of all ages. $19.95

Special 10th anniversary edition: $21.95 (signed by authors)

Stranger In The Woods- the Movie
Journey deep into the woods and meet two snowdrifts: Pierre, who speaks with a bad French accent, and his friend Janine, a singer at heart. Together they introduce you to their forest friends and recall when a mysterious stranger came to visit. Bonus footage: behind the scenes making the book & movie. Simply delightful – 40 minutes of family fun.
DVD – includes interactive snowman, and preview of “Lost in the Woods”

VHS is not Available.


First Snow in the Woods

by Carl R. Sams, II & Jean Stoick

– Readers are taken on a beautiful photographic journey deep into the autumn woods as the animals of the forest get ready for the year’s first winter storm. They hear the cries from the great gray owl who came down from the far north carrying the warning, “Winter is coming early this year! Prepare.” From the very first page, readers will be fascinated by the exquisite photographs of wildlife amid a background of vibrant autumn reds and golds. Will the animals be ready for the cold, hard winter to come? Hardcover, 48 pgs. ISBN#: 0977010864.


First Snow in the Woods: The Movie (DVD)

In the movie you’ll love the animals, and their perfectly-timed voice-overs that will have you believing they are really talking and singing. Produced by Laura and Rob Sams.


Tea with Lady Sapphire

by Carl Sams II and Jean Stoick

A celebration of birds and nature and from the New York Times best-selling authors and Michigan residents.
“Reading Tea with Lady Sapphire is fun for all. The antics and activities of our wild feathered friends are brought to life with great descriptions and photographs that will amaze kids, and adults, too!” Jim Berry, President of the Roger Tory Peterson Institute.  48 colorful pages, hardcover, 9¾” X 9¼”, ISBN# 0982762518


One Child, One Planet

Inspiration for the young conservationist by Bridget McGovern Llewellyn. Photography by Jean Stoick & Carl R. Sams, II. Hardcover, 45 pages.


Lost In The Woods

by wildlife photographers Carl R. Sams II and Jean Stoick, authors of best-seller Stranger in the Woods. Children of all ages will enjoy this enchanted tale (see right for more info).
ISBN# 0-9671748-8-0.