The Odyssey of KP2

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The Odyssey of KP2

An Orphan Seal, a Marine Biologist, and the Fight to Save a Species

By Terrie M. Williams

Thorndike Press, Hardcover, Large Print, 9781410452504, 397pp.

Publication Date: December 5, 2012

Bringing the contemporary environmental landscape to life, "The Odyssey of KP2" is also the heartwarming portrait of a Hawaiian monk seal whose unforgettable personality never falters, even as his fate hangs in the balance.

About the Author
Terrie M. Williams, Ph.D., is the director of the Marine Mammal Physiology Program at the University of California, Santa Cruz, and a co- creator of the Center of Ocean Health. A wildlife biologist, Williams investigates how large animals, from elephants to killer whales, survive on our changing planet. She was named one of the 50 Most Important Women in Science by "Discover" magazine.