By Howard Campbell, for The Children’s Book Review
Published: November 28, 2010
Howard Campbell comes from a long line of professors, scientists and animal lovers. One of his relatives was the first president of Brown University. His great-grandfather, grand-father, uncle and father were professors at universities including the University of Chicago, University of Pennsylvania, University of Wisconsin and the University of Minnesota. Howard’s grandfather, Lowell Noland, was president of the Wisconsin Audubon Society and the author of many poems about nature and animals, especially birds.