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Random House | May 26, 2009 | ISBN 9781588368614

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    Random House Trade Paperbacks | Jul 13, 2010 | 272 Pages | 5-3/16 x 8 | ISBN 9780812979091

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    Random House | May 26, 2009 | ISBN 9781588368614


“Featuring an extraordinary real-life heroine, exotic settings, a love triangle, and a mysterious death, [Mark] Seal’s riveting portrayal of famous wildlife filmmaker Joan Root is not to be missed.”—Good Housekeeping 
“Compelling . . . [a] strange, brutal, sad and beautiful story . . . a vivid and intensely captivating chronicle of fairy-tale lives played out against a once wild and seductive backdrop that is quickly disappearing.”—Minneapolis Star Tribune
“Fascinating . . . [Mark Seal pulls] various elements into a compelling narrative: the personal love story. The physical splendor of Africa and its endangered wildlife.”—USA Today
“More significant than Seal’s investigation into Root’s murder is his portrait of this extraordinary adventurer.”—Washington Post
“Transports readers into the midst of an incandescent, doomed life.”—Kirkus Reviews

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