Thorndike Press

How to Be a Good Creature: A Memoir in Thirteen Animals

  • Sy Montgomery
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  • ISBN-10: 1432858432
  • ISBN-13: 9781432858438
  • DDC: 590
  • Shipping Weight: .90 lbs ( .41 kgs)
  • 214 Pages | Hardcover
  • Published/Released October 2018
  • Simultaneous Publications

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Lifestyles - Large Print Standing Order Plan

A collection of enlightening nonfiction titles that will appeal to today’s life-long learners. Titles will include a range of topics from how-to, financial advice, health issues, personal growth, and other high-interest topics focused on the lifestyle of today’s large print reader.



National Book Award finalist Sy Montgomery reflects on the personalities and quirks of 13 animals — her friends — who have profoundly affected her in this stunning, poetic, and life-affirming memoir featuring illustrations by Rebecca Green.


Customer Reviews

A truly beautiful book about life, family, loss, and love.

— Temple Grandin