Rare Advance Review Copy
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HarperCollins Publishers, 2009. FIRST EDITION, first printing UNCORRECTED PROOF stated "Not for Sale." Excellent condition, cover has color photograph not used in the eventual release - unique rare illustrated soft cover. Scarce advance reading copy supplied by publisher for reviews, etc, prior to release. "A bird rehabilitation specialist describes her experiences with assisting injured animals and the impact of her work on her family life, in an account that remembers the special birds she helped, her relationships with fellow rehabilitators, and the life lessons she learned throughout the course of her career. Portions of this page Copyright 1995 - 2009 Muze Inc. A volunteer gig at a local animal hospital quickly develops into a life-encompassing passion in this memoir by a wild-bird rehabilitator. Suzie Gilbert relates the story of how she transformed her home into a recovery center for injured pigeons, crows, owls, hawks, and many other creatures, with the reluctant cooperation of her skeptical family." 340 pages.