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We Bought a Zoo

The Amazing True Story of a Young Family, a Broken Down Zoo, and the 200 Wild Animals that Changed Their Lives Forever

Benjamin Mee


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Other Editions of This Title:
Digital Audiobook (5/1/2011)
Paperback (2/1/2012)
Paperback (6/20/2012)
Hardcover (9/1/2008)
Paperback (7/1/2010)
MP3 CD (6/1/2011)
Compact Disc (6/1/2011)
Compact Disc (6/1/2011)
Paperback (9/1/2009)

October 2008 Indie Next List

“I was pulled along with Benjamin Mee and his family through the good, the bad, and the heartbreaking, as they purchased a rundown zoo set to close. It's a wonderful, funny-but-sad story of making a dream come true”
— Macaela Willadsen, Harry W. Schwartz Bookshop, Brookfield, WI
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Weinstein Books, 9781602861572, 272pp.

Publication Date: November 22, 2011

About the Author

Benjamin Mee, a former newspaper columnist, is known for his humorous "Do It Yourself" column in the UK's "Guardian Weekend." In 2005 he published a collection of these articles in a volume entitled "The Call of DIY: A Toolkit of Practical Wisdom." He holds a degree in psychology and spends his time studying animal behavior.