Free author Aimee Nezhukumatathil : World of Wonders: In Praise of Fireflies, Whale Sharks, and Other Astonishments – PDF EPUB


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    Free author Aimee Nezhukumatathil : World of Wonders: In Praise of Fireflies, Whale Sharks, and Other Astonishments – PDF EPUB Aimee Nezhukumatathil ê 3 read I have been in the dumps recently about the state of the world This book brought me back to reality the reality of the important the real the wonders in our amazing world Though I have not been intimately connected with many of the creatures Aimee so exuisitely paints many are part of my everyday life canyon wrens who sing

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    summary World of Wonders: In Praise of Fireflies, Whale Sharks, and Other Astonishments Free author Aimee Nezhukumatathil : World of Wonders: In Praise of Fireflies, Whale Sharks, and Other Astonishments – PDF EPUB Aimee Nezhukumatathil ê 3 read I was led to this book through Aimee Nezhukumatathil’s radio interview on a poetryliterature program New Letters on the Air I was impressed with her fascination – and devotion – to the natural world of course; But it’s when she referred to herself as the “world’s biggest nerd” that I knew she would be writin

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    free download ↠ eBook or Kindle ePUB ê Aimee Nezhukumatathil Aimee Nezhukumatathil ê 3 read summary World of Wonders: In Praise of Fireflies, Whale Sharks, and Other Astonishments I was fortunate to hear an interview with the author on Science Friday and I knew I HAD TO HAVE HER BOOK The book is a collection of essays about some obscure and some familiar life forms But she reminds us how lucky we are to share the planet

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    Free author Aimee Nezhukumatathil : World of Wonders: In Praise of Fireflies, Whale Sharks, and Other Astonishments – PDF EPUB I read this book in my Asian American Lit class at IU I LOVED it I haven't always enjoyed nature pieces like Walden for example but this was so enjoyable Professor Nezhukumatathil's integration of her personal narr

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review World of Wonders: In Praise of Fireflies, Whale Sharks, and Other Astonishments 103 Barnes the open skies and tall mountains of Arizona where she hiked with her Indian father; and the chillier climes of western New York and Ohio But no matter where she was transplanted―no matter how awkward the fit or forbidding the landscape―she was able to turn to our world’s fierce and funny creatures for guidance. I have been in the dumps recently about the state of the world This book brought me back to reality the reality of the important the real the wonders in our amazing world Though I have not been intimately connected with many of the creatures Aimee so exuisitely paints many are part of my everyday life canyon wrens who sing their amazing song just for me monarchs who gather near our creek for their long flight to Michoacan each fall and fireflies who continue to delight me each summer even at 75 years of age Living in a home in Texas where the weather is wonderful many parts of the severest summer or winter with no central air or heat a choice we made when we built it allows us to breathe deeply hear clearly and see vividly the wonders nearby Thank you Aimee for allowing me to bring my focus back to the world of wonder that surrounds me If I could give this book 10 stars I would

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review World of Wonders: In Praise of Fireflies, Whale Sharks, and Other Astonishments 103 “What the peacock can do” she tells us “is remind you of a home you will run away from and run back to all your life” The axolotl teaches us to smile even in the face of unkindness; the touch me not plant shows us how to shake off unwanted advances; the narwhal demonstrates how to survive in hostile environments Even. I was led to this book through Aimee Nezhukumatathil s radio interview on a poetryliterature program New Letters on the Air I was impressed with her fascination and devotion to the natural world of course But it s when she referred to herself as the world s biggest nerd that I knew she would be writing from a place of humility and truthThe book World of Wonders follows a distinctive formula In each chapter an animal or plant is identified that has played a notable role in Aimee s life She tenderly presents the relationship through personal memoir while also exploring the biologic exceptionalness of the creature of noteThe chapters range from fireflies to whale sharks catalpa trees to vampire suids the common to the unusual But they all have a story A personal one to Aimee and a biological one for us allI found the chapters to range from nice to interesting and profound and at conclusion I discovered I had ended up seeing through this nerd s eyes in a way that makes the world familiar And specialI d suggest anyone wanting to write about their own life to check out this form used by Aimee Nezhukumatathil to create memoirs that have a backbone interest points and an edifying themeSo start looking for the catalysts in your life s storyThank you Aimee

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review World of Wonders: In Praise of Fireflies, Whale Sharks, and Other Astonishments 103 In the strange and the unlovely Nezhukumatathil finds beauty and kinship For it is this way with wonder it reuires that we are curious enough to look past the distractions in order to fully appreciate the world’s gifts Warm lyrical and gorgeously illustrated by Fumi Nakamura World of Wonders is a book of sustenance and jo. I was fortunate to hear an interview with the author on Science Friday and I knew I HAD TO HAVE HER BOOK The book is a collection of essays about some obscure and some familiar life forms But she reminds us how lucky we are to share the planet with these wonders and we want to send this book to everyone we know so they can share in the experience

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  • World of Wonders: In Praise of Fireflies, Whale Sharks, and Other Astonishments
  • Aimee Nezhukumatathil
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  • 23 August 2020
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