MARK AND DELIA OWENS are the authors of Cry of the Kalahari, an international bestseller and winner of the John Burroughs Medal, The Eye of the Elephant, and Secrets of the Savanna. Delia is the author of the #1 New York Times bestseller Where the Crawdads Sing.
Winner of the John Burroughs Medal for Best Natural History Book of the Year
"Extraordinary...How the couple overcame the hazards of the
desert and came to appreciate its living richness makes fascinating
reading...Read their remarkable book to be delighted, moved, and
awed."--People "For anyone interested in animals or in real
live adventure, this book is a must."--Jane Goodall "Leaps off the
page and sweeps you away."--Los Angeles Times "Splendid...If
[the Owenses's] survival is a wonder, so is their book--stirring,
heartening, and elegiac all at once."--Newsweek "One of the
best testimonials to the perseverance, idealism, and general spunk
of passionate animal students."--Washington Post "Mark and
Delia Owens's simple human passion and dedication are invigorating.
This is a remarkable and important story."--Barry Lopez