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It’s SATURDAY – time to discuss books!

Last Chance to See” by Douglas Adams and Mark Carwardine

Wonderful book!
My 16 year old, nature-loving son, had told many times I should read this book and for some reason I just kept postponing it. I kind of forgot who the author was and was kind of worried it would be boring. NO WAY!

I’m quoting from the back cover here because this is an apt description:

“After years of reflecting on the absurdities of life on other planets, Douglas Adams (you know, the one from The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy!) teamed up with zoologist Mark Carwardine to find out what was happening to life on this one…”

It is delightful to read and I was repeatedly amazed how by using COMEDY, Adams made some very serious points about the world!