Books by Dan Koeppel

Released: Dec. 27, 2007

"A lively, well-modulated survey."
Nature and science writer Koeppel (To See Every Bird on Earth, 2005) chronicles the banana's history, from early cultivation to modern popularization, and suggests ways to save it from extinction. Read full book review >
Released: May 5, 2005

"Certainly not the happiest of lives, though it makes an irresistible story rich with idiosyncrasy—not to mention all those glorious birds."
An affecting story of a son's efforts to understand his father's obsession with bird listing—as well as a pleasurable journey through the astonishing world of birders who measure their counts in the thousands. Read full book review >