Love this book, read it years ago and had to find it again to re-read it.
It always draws me into an incredible place and the amazing lives and work of Mark and Delia Owens - in the Kalahari Desert - a true wilderness.
It is a story about love of nature, love of animals, and the author couples love for each other.
Loved it. Beautifully written on what is obviously one of the inhospitable places on the earth. Very interesting story on topics we would never see on the evening news. Buy it! Read morePublished 26 days ago by TED KAZ
From laughter to shock to tears, this book will make you want to go on safari and then to contribute to the conservation of the remaining African wildernesses.Published 1 month ago by auntnetta
after living in Botswana as a Peace Corps volunteer, I loved the book and wish I was back there...and that the book would never endPublished 1 month ago by Patti Koenig
Very early in the book you become emotionally attached to the characters, many of whom are animals of the kalahari. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Matt Sytsma
An incredible story of dedication and risk for the love of your dreams. Before GPS, cell phones and so much other high tech gadgetry, these two science and animal lovers roughed... Read morePublished 3 months ago by Benedict P. Mercadante
Wonderful book. Well written with lots of details. They worked awfully hard for their PhDs and I can't believe the risks they took! Read morePublished 5 months ago by Margaret M. Goldberg
Fascinated by the study of the social systems of brown hyenas and lions?
The authors are brave and bold. Read more
Great book, very engaging and a really interesting story of the region, the animals, and how the natural habitat was changed by man's interference. Read morePublished 6 months ago by Ron