Reviews

  • Animals come close to being Durrell's best friends. He writes about them with style, verve and humour

    Time
  • An amusing writer who transforms this Argentine backcountry into a particularly inviting place

    San Francisco Chronicle
  • A splendid success

    New Yorker
  • A delight, with never a dull moment from Buenos Aires to Patagonia, thanks to Durrell's extraordinary ability to communicate his exuberant pleasure in his chosen work

    New York Times