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Hope Is the Thing With Feathers by Christopher Cokinos

Hope Is the Thing With Feathers

  • Paperback $19.95

    May 14, 2009 | 384 Pages

  • Ebook $15.99

    May 14, 2009 | 384 Pages

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Praise

“This story-of the ghost species still haunting this continent-is full of power and mystery.”
-Bill McKibben, author of The End of Nature

“A eulogy, a call to conservation, and a careful history.”
Chicago Tribune

“Cokinos balances the emotional impact of the last days of six species with tales of heroic efforts to save them by a handful of bird-lovers.”
USA Today

“Lovingly persistent detective work brings back flashes of color, bits of song, and curious lore. This book deserves a wide and devoted readership.”
-Sheila Nickerson, author of Disappearance: A Map

“A marvelous book, beautifully written and filled with a poetry of evocative detail.”
The Philadelphia Inquirer

“Eloquent and moving . . . a charming narrative that is both personal and historically meticulous.”
The Washington Post Book World

“Resounds with excitement.”
The Boston Globe

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