The Golden Mole : and Other Vanishing Treasure by Katherine Rundell (Paperback)

ISBN: 9780571362509

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The world is more astonishing, more miraculous and more wonderful than our wildest imaginings. In The Golden Mole, Katherine Rundell, the award-winning author of Super-Infinite and Impossible Creatures, takes us on a globe-spanning tour of the world’s strangest and most awe-inspiring animals, including pangolins, wombats, lemurs and seahorses. But each of these animals is endangered. And so, this most passionately persuasive and sharply funny book is also an urgent, inspiring clarion call: to treasure and act – to save nature’s vanishing wonders, before it is too late.

‘A wondrous ode to nature’s astonishing beauty – and an elegy for all the life we are in the midst of destroying.’ Amia Srinivasan
‘A rare and magical book.’ Bill Bryson

Shortlisted for the Wainwright Prize for Nature Writing

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The world is more astonishing, more miraculous and more wonderful than our wildest imaginings. In The Golden Mole, Katherine Rundell, the award-winning author of Super-Infinite and Impossible Creatures, takes us on a globe-spanning tour of the world’s strangest and most awe-inspiring animals, including pangolins, wombats, lemurs and seahorses. But each of these animals is endangered. And so, this most passionately persuasive and sharply funny book is also an urgent, inspiring clarion call: to treasure and act – to save nature’s vanishing wonders, before it is too late.

‘A wondrous ode to nature’s astonishing beauty – and an elegy for all the life we are in the midst of destroying.’ Amia Srinivasan
‘A rare and magical book.’ Bill Bryson

Shortlisted for the Wainwright Prize for Nature Writing

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