Eric Hoffer Book Award Notable Mention
Through Endangered Eyes
A Poetic Journey into the Wild

Rachel Allen Dillon

ISBN: 978-0-89317-067-7
Order Number: WW-0677
Price: $16.50

Take a journey across land and sea to meet twenty-one endangered and threatened animals, from the mighty polar bear to the tiny Corroboree frog, the massive humpback whale to the mysterious snow leopard. Through beautiful paintings and intimate poems, you will learn about the lives of these amazing animals and why they are in danger.

Pole to pole and across all continents, this book includes species from the green sea turtle to the giant panda, the Chinese alligator to the Mexican spotted owl. If the stunning art and poignant poetry move you to learn more about these intriguing species, there are activities and organizations listed to help you in your search

About the Author/Illustrator
Born and raised in Madison,Wisconsin, Rachel Dillon earned her bachelor’s degree in art and graphic design from the University of Wisconsin–Madison. She lives and works as an artist in the Southwest.Beyond design and fine art,Rachel holds a special interest in ecology, evolution, and extinction. Her passion for animals and endangered species has led her to write about them in hopes that educating others will lead to a more conscientious treatment of these animals and their habitats. To learn more, visit www.racheldillon.com

64 pages, 7-1/2" x 7", jacketed hardcover, 2009


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