GQ, a curious Gambel’s quail, is on a search for playmates in the Sonoran Desert of southern Arizona. GQ meets some of the interesting animals that live in the desert as he continues on his adventure, but he soon decides the best place to be is home. The gorgeous illustrations and additional illustrated glossary help bring the desert ecosystem to life. Included is a CD that has the author’s narration as well as a sing-along version of the book. Picture book.