Winner of the 2010 Chicago Tribune Heartland Prize for fiction: Inspirational and magical, the story of boy who grows up determined to save the world from its most savage ecological predator: Man himself."What the hell do you want?" snarled Frogman at Raff Cody, as the boy stepped innocently onto the reputed murderer's property. Fifteen years old, Raff, along with his older cousin, Junior, had only wanted to catch a glimpse of Frogman’s 1000-pound alligator.
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Advance Praise for Anthill
"Thick with the spell of nature, Anthill is a powerful tale of ant empires and a boy determined to save them.”―Diane Ackerman, author of The Zookeeper's Wife
Praise for Edward O. Wilson
“Wilson speaks with a humane eloquence which calls to us all.”―Oliver Sacks
"His style is gracious and lucid, the example of his life greatly inspiring."―Barry Lopez
“Wilson is a writer of enthralling importance for our place in time.”―Edward Hoagland, Los Angeles Times
“There’s a new Darwin. His name is Edward O. Wilson.”―Tom Wolfe
Edward O. Wilson is widely recognized as one of the world’s preeminent biologists and naturalists. The author of more than thirty books, including The Social Conquest of Earth, The Meaning of Human Existence, and Letters to a Young Scientist, Wilson is a professor emeritus at Harvard University. The winner of two Pulitzer Prizes, he lives with his wife, Irene Wilson, in Lexington, Massachusetts.
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