Format: Hardcover, 210 pages
Publisher: JBAT Publishing, 2006
Written by Australian authors Judy Higgins and Betty Rea. This is the first Australian book on Budgerigars published in 27 years. The book offers information on how to breed some of the rare varieties of Budgerigars. It cover many aspects of breeding and keeping Budgerigars as pets and breeding for the show bench. Includes colour photographs of most varieties. The book is divided into three sections: Budgerigar care and management; Genetics; and; Rare varieties and breeding them. The book has had many great reviews, all around the world. It has been quoted in England as the "Budgie Bible". This is a great reference book, which will last for many years.