Darwin's Wink

A Novel of Nature and Love
Product Number: EB00097847
Released: Oct 28, 2013
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9781466832572
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Description

"A love story, a war story, an ecological adventure, a biological poem, and a treatise on the fragility of life-Darwin's Wink has it all. The writing is so incantory that it almost floats off the page. In Fran, Alison Anderson has created a strong, flawed, and utterly believable heroine...?ike the elusive, bejeweled mourning bird it celebrates, this book will waken its readers to unexpected wonders. A beautiful book. I loved it." - Molly Giles, author of Iron Shoes The author of the critically acclaimed Amelia Earhart novel Hidden Latitudes offers a beautifully crafted story about two naturalists, both damaged by ghosts from the past, who find love as they work to save a rare bird species off the coast of Mauritius-and fend off a powerful townsman who is threatened by their presence.

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Author(s): Alison Anderson
Original Publish Date: Nov 01, 2005

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