Zoo Story: Life in the Garden of Captives (MP3 CD)
Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Thomas French goes behind the scenes at one of the country's most popular-and most controversial-destinations: zoos.
About the Author
Thomas French was awarded a Pulitzer Prize and many other honors for his writing during three decades as a reporter at the St. Petersburg Times. He is the author of Unanswered Cries and South of Heaven, and he currently teaches journalism at Indiana University. Thomas also is a writing fellow at the Poynter Institute. John Allen Nelson's critically acclaimed roles on television's 24 and Vanished are among the highlights of his twenty-five-plus years as an actor, screenwriter, and film producer. As a narrator, he won an AudioFile Earphones Award for his reading of Zoo Story by Thomas French.
Praise for Zoo Story: Life in the Garden of Captives…
"The book captures the fascination humans have with animals, and vice versa, and raises questions about the purpose and management of zoos." ---Kirkus Starred Review