Love, Life, and Elephants

Love, Life, and Elephants

An African Love Story

Book - 2012
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In this heartwarming and poignant memoir, Sheldrick shares her amazing relationships with a host of animal orphans, and her magical and heartbreaking human love story with a famous Tsavo Park warden
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, c2012
Edition: 1st American ed
ISBN: 9780374104573
Branch Call Number: 639.9796 Shel
Characteristics: xviii, 334 p., [24] p. of plates : ill. (some col.), maps ; 24 cm


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Aug 10, 2018

I loved this book! Very real & inspiring.

sundanced Jun 02, 2017

An incredible memoir that may inspire you to do more to help endangered elephants.

May 24, 2017

What a fascinating life lived by Dame Daphne Sheldrick! Her passion for wildlife is utterly clear through her writing. She also shared a very deep love with her husband. Unfortunately, the story began to get very repetitive by the end. It felt slightly drawn out. I would still recommend this book, as an amazing love story between Daphne, David, their family, and all the animals that surrounded them constantly in Kenya. I also recommend visiting The David Sheldrick Wildlife trust here:


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