"Loath to trade on Shark Week sensibilities, Whitty's rapture is more subtle, grand, intelligent and cosmological. Her prose is supple and scientifically informed (a rare and graceful mix), her intimacies with the ocean’s curiosities captivate."

                                      —The New York Times

NEW! A Tortoise For The Queen Of Tonga chosen for Real Simple's Ultimate Summer Reading List 2017.

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