Books by Pamela S. Turner

THE DOLPHINS OF SHARK BAY by Pamela S. Turner
Released: Nov. 5, 2013

"An exemplary addition to an always thought-provoking series. (more about dolphins, latest news, index) (Nonfiction. 10-15)"
If dolphins learn how to use tools from their mothers, does that mean they have a culture? Read full book review >
PROJECT SEAHORSE by Pamela S. Turner
ANIMALS
Released: Aug. 1, 2010

With striking images of coral-reef inhabitants, this photo-essay introduces Project Seahorse, an international effort to protect and rehabilitate the Danajon Bank, a double reef off a Philippine Island where seahorses once flourished. Read full book review >
ANIMALS
Released: Nov. 1, 2009

Scientists connected with the TOPP (Tagging of Pacific Predators) project follow 23 species of ocean animals fitted with radio transmitters or data collectors documenting their travels throughout the Pacific. Read full book review >

ANIMALS
Released: Nov. 4, 2008

In this gracefully written biography of naturalist and conservationist George Schaller, Turner focuses on six particular studies selected from more than 50 years of travel and research aimed at protecting not just signature species but whole ecosystems in remote parts of the world. Read full book review >

NONFICTION
Released: Feb. 1, 2008

Astrobiologists can't travel to extraterrestrial locations for their research—yet—so they make do with extreme environments on Earth. Read full book review >

ANIMALS
Released: May 30, 2005

What to do when the wild gorilla has the flu? Read full book review >

HACHIKO by Pamela S. Turner
ANIMALS
Released: May 25, 2004

Hachiko was a real dog who lived in Tokyo from 1923 to 1935. Read full book review >