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Win A Hardback Copy Of Michael Blencowe’s New Book, Gone!

Discover Wildlife
Listed on 4th May 2021
Closes in 10 days 24th May 2021

Win A Hardback Copy Of Michael Blencowe’s New Book, Gone!

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Propelled by his life-long fascination with extinct animals, dynamic naturalist Michael Blencowe has spent years travelling the world to gleam more information about our lost wildlife. Now, he’s encapsulated everything he’s learnt in an insightful new memoir, Gone – and if you enter this free competition, you could be in with a chance of winning your very own copy.

Following the extinction stories of 11 unique creatures, Gone takes the reader on an extraordinary journey across the globe and back in time, as Blencowe sets off to find out how each animal was discovered, what it was like and ultimately, why it’s no longer here. Whether he’s describing the majestic Great Auk, the legendary Dodo or the enchanting Xerces Blue, Blencowe’s beautiful writing – along with Jade They’s striking artwork – helps brings these ancient creatures back to life.

Stephen Rutt, author of best-selling book The Seafarers and Wintering, has expressed his enthusiasm for Blencowe’s new book: “I really enjoyed Gone. It was an engaging and entertaining sprint through what we’ve lost and what remains.”

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