Dorothy Hearst was a senior editor at Jossey-Bass and now serves on the advisory board of Children's Environmental Publishing. She has spent extensive time observing wolves in the wild at Yellowstone, toured ancient cave paintings at Les Eyzies and in the Dordogne Valley, and interviewed many of the world's top wolf and dog experts.
"The story of Kaala and her pack takes readers on a journey into a
rich and fascinating world. A remarkable look into the mind of
another kind of being." -- Temple Grandin, author of Animals in
Translation and Animals Make Us Human
"A vivid, enchanting tale of friendship, trust and adventure, good Tolkien-esque ingredients." -- Kirkus Reviews
"A crackling foray into a dangerous past...remarkable fluency...immediately absorbing...the relationships between the human characters and the wolf characters are keenly felt, and the conflicts sharply imagined." -- Publishers Weekly
"If you liked WATERSHIP DOWN, you should not miss Promise of the Wolves." -- JEAN AUEL, author of THE CLAN OF THE CAVE BEAR