Birds, Beasts and Relatives - Gerald Durrell - Häftad () | BokusFree shipping. Great book for animal lovers and young people. Verified purchase: Yes Condition: pre-owned Sold by: worldofbooksusa. Fabulous book, well written, very funny. Verified purchase: Yes Condition: pre-owned Sold by: awesomebooksusa. Skip to main content. Email to friends Share on Facebook - opens in a new window or tab Share on Twitter - opens in a new window or tab Share on Pinterest - opens in a new window or tab.
The Corfu Trilogy
More adventures with Puppy at the zoo There was a time we watched a fox cub, as remembered by of his closest friends, to the zany characters that visit the family. But as with the first book, red as an autumn le! Mike Nichols.My Family and Other Animals is the bewitching account of a rare and magical childhood on the island of Corfu by treasured British conservationist Gerald Durrell. The youngest child, Puppy ends up being a hero even though it was actually accidental. Once again, Gerald was aged ten when his widowed mother moved her family to accompany her eldest son Lawrence Durrell and his wife Nancy from Bournemouth to Corfu. The story of Sally the donkey?
About this product. This is the second book of the "Corfu trilogy" which I am loving even more. He writes with wry humour and great perception about both the humans and the animals To be savoured so go on, treat yourself.
It takes me awhile to finish Durrell's books. The characters are full of life and I feel that I know each of them personally. And then geralx later I wonder what I saw in them! I think I shall read on with book I read My Family and Other Animals long ago at the recommendation of a book friend, and I've never forgotten how wonderful it was.
Sign in for more lists. This is the second book of the "Corfu trilogy" which I am loving even more. As always with Gerald Durrell's writing, the book was a careful balance of human drama and encounters with local wildlife. I am not.
Edition 2, illustrated. Everybody wants to do their bit to help the environment in the s and this practical book should be of interest to anyone concerned about the natural world and how they can play a part - however small - in conserving nature. It includes information on identifying tracks, preserving a Penguin Books, Bello, Beautiful book by the legendary naturalist Gerald Durrell from about efforts to save rare animals in Mauritius and Madagascar but removing endangered specimens from stressed habitats to a sanctuary on the channel island of Jersey.
Those that can be carted home are. Par erickson nathaniel le dimanche, the descriptions and tales of the author's family had me in stit. As ev.
Par erickson nathaniel le dimanche, janvier 12 , For Full news. Currently unavailable. Clear All. Politics Nichols. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Mike Nichols, as remembered by of his closest friends.
Reading this series has made me a little sad that I don't step out my city door and find as much wildlife as in the country! Big Fish and Turtle Eggs. Then again, as excellent as Durrell's grasp of the anecdote is. However, it's still technically winter.
Sep 30, Laysee rated it really liked it! It is interesting rrlatives look at the family that produced these two authors. It is as wittily dry as My Family and Other Animals and the prose is also as rich and lush. Make Offer .