Tears in the Rainforest (Paperback)

By Marlene Zefferys

Koehler Books, 9781938467608, 249pp.

Publication Date: October 1, 2013

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About the Author

While living in Malaysia, author Marlene Zeffereys published several books on education; co-authored Secrets of a Rainbow Goddess, a romantic, adventure novel; and Khymer Bronzes From the 9th to the 15th Centuries, and Thai Customs and Etiquette.

She first became aware of the devastation of international animal smuggling while living in Malaysia where she was coordinator of the Malaysian American Commission on Educational Exchange advising center. Exposed to frequent reports of exotic animals taken from the rain forests of S.E. Asia she took the cause to heart and wanted to make a difference. She has a BS/PreMed degree in Zoology from the University of Winnipeg and has worked in medical research and education in the U.S. and Canada.